VoIP Peering Momentum, Direction Subject of telx Summit

Despite some technical hurdles still to be overcome, the ability of VoIP to drive cost savings and additional functionality for enterprise voice calls is pushing the development of VoIP peering. The goal is to enable VoIP carriers as well as enterprises that have turned to VoIP to interconnect their networks so calls originating or terminating […]

Customer Wins Pepper Billing and OSS World 2004

Among heavier foot traffic than either Billing World or OSS World enjoyed last year, several exhibitors at this years combined Billing and OSS World in Washington D.C. were celebrating high-profile customer wins. All this is a sign, some said, of a returning telco market. Finally things seem to be turning around, says MetaSolvs Ed Bryson. […]


Posted: 7/2003 News Briefs FatPipe Networks has released version 3.0 of its MultiPath VPN box (MPVPN) for sale through VARs and master agents. It is specifically designed to support VPN infrastructures. Its core functionality bonds any combination of multiple connections of T3, E3, T1, E1, DSL, cable or wireless connections to create a virtual fatpipe […]

Cover Story: Catch the Wave Wholesale Wavelength Services Build Momentum as Economy Slows

Posted: 03/2002 COVER STORY Catch the Wave Wholesale Wavelength Services Build Momentum as Economy Slows By Khali HendersonWhen wholesale wavelengths were "productized" in 1999, they were regarded as a middle ground between private lines and dark fiber. They still are, but their unique positioning has taken on new significance as carriers struggle to carry out […]

Wholesale Channel – Metricom’s Ricochet Loses Momentum, Shuts Down

Posted: 10/2001 Wholesale Channel Metricom’s Ricochet Loses Momentum, Shuts Down By Tara Seals Metricom Inc. has shut off its Ricochet high-speed wireless Internet service in all markets and closed its doors.The shutdown came despite hopes it could maintain network operations after the company filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11, in the U.S. […]

Regulatory News – BOC Break-Up Campaign Gains Momentum

Posted: 05/2001 BOC Break-Up Campaign Gains Momentum Competitive Carriers Press State Regulators to Save Competition by Splitting Bells By Kim Sunderland Competitive carriers don’t want to hear any sad songs from the BOCs about what it means to be forced by state and federal regulators to carve up their local exchange service operations into separate retail […]

Debit Card News

Posted: 09/1997 Debit Card News Prepaid Benefits From Momentum SOLONA BEACH, Calif.–Momentum Telecom recently introduced a prepaid phone card package with options to entice agents, retailers and customers. The package offers commissions up to 37 percent; a no risk, money-back guarantee; a cooperative advertising program; complete retail support; complete point-of-sale materials; and no sales-tax collection.The […]

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