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Performance Technologies Ships New STP

Performance Technologies Inc. (Booth 1459), a developer of integrated platforms, components and software solutions, has announced it has begun shipping its latest signaling gateway, the SEGway 6300 Compact-Signal Transfer Point (STP), to telecom providers throughout the United States and Mexico. The carrier-grade, redundant system is designed to bridge SS7 networks by supporting IP-based and circuit-switched […]

BellSouth Offers New Services

BellSouth Corp. said at the COMPTEL show it is offering BellSouth Wavelength Dedicated Ring Service and Wavelength Channel Service, giving customers transparent and bit-rate specific optical transport options in the bandwidth ranges of 1, 1.25, 2.5 and 10 Gigabits. Designed for the transport of optical services between customer-designated locations, Wavelength Dedicated Ring Service is a […]

BellSouth Adds Wavelength Options

BellSouth Corp. (Booth 504) is announcing the availability of its Wavelength Dedicated Ring Service (WDRS) and Wavelength Channel Service (WCS), which will provide customers with transparent and bit-rate specific optical transport options in the bandwidth ranges of 1, 1.25, 2.5 and 10 gigabits. Designed for transport of optical services between customer-designated locations, WDRS is a […]

Qwest Enhances iQ Networking

Qwest Communications International Inc. has enhanced its iQ Networking enterprise WAN data suite by expanding its global footprint, adding a new QoS prioritization queue and providing new CPE options. Our customers want smart transport, lots of access options and service assurance across the world, with simple, end-to-end management, says Qwest Director of Product Management Martin […]

Assess Clients Convergence-Readiness in 5 Steps

There is no doubt that IP telephony is going mainstream. Savvy business managers understand that merging voice and data networks into one integrated, converged network will reduce toll charges and make the network easier to manage, which will ultimately lower the companys total cost of ownership and deliver a promising return on investment. However, converging […]

Netopia Rolls Out Hot Spot 2.0

Netopia Inc. today rolled out the second version of its turnkey hotspot products and software, packaged specifically for resellers and managed service providers to market to small retail stores, franchises and chains, quick serve restaurants, cafes, doctors offices, Laundromats and more. VARs can rebrand the service with their own information, their customers or both. Solutions […]

Session Floats Options for VoIP Migration

Moving from UNE-P to a VoIP model will be no small task for competitive service providers, so CompTel/ASCENT today presented a session on various options and considerations for CLECs as they make this transition. The panelists on the Migration: Its Not For the Birds session included John Hickey, vice president and general manager for competitive […]

BellSouth Unveils New Wholesale Ethernet Options

BellSouth Corp. this week at CompTel/ASCENT formally announced two new wholesale Ethernet offerings a metro Ethernet service and an Ethernet over SONET transport service. The services actually became available on a wholesale basis back in December, says Nancy D. Starcher, director of product marketing, access transport at BellSouth Interconnection Services. The company also offers best-effort […]

Exercise First-Mile Options Wisely, Panelists Advise

Telecom service providers now have first-mile alternatives to copper-based wireline connections in technologies, such as broadband wireless, fiber, satellite and BPL. Today, a panel of industry experts will discuss the viability of these technologies as well as when and where they might best be used. Roundtable participant Michael Britt, vice president of channel development, Fonix […]

Universal Access Announces Real-Time Pricing, Configuration

Universal Access (Booth 704) is demonstrating a suite of information product offerings, including its latest customer information tool, the Universal Solutions Exchange (USX). The company says its new private line pricing and configuration tool gives customers creative and cost-effective circuit design solutions by accessing data from their information database of over 135 carrier options. The […]

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