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Democratic Control Promising for Telecom Issues

WITH THE DEMOCRATS IN POWER, telecom insiders predict privacy, net neutrality and FCC proceedings will get more scrutiny from legislators than they did in 2006. Of course, thats if the 110th Congress is even able to address communications matters. The Center for American Progress, a think tank in Washington, D.C., says Republicans have left incoming […]

Greg Praske and Bill Power

THEN : In 1987, Greg Praske was vice president of finance and administration, and Bill Power was vice president of government affairs, for National Air Transportation Association (NATA), a trade association representing 2,500 corporate air charter companies, flight schools and aircraft fueling and maintenance companies. It had 23 employees and a budget of approximately $3 […]

PAETEC Wins Stevie Award

PAETEC Communications Inc. has been presented with a Stevie Award for being the Telecommunications Sales Organization of the Year. PAETEC received the award at the 2006 Selling Power Sales Excellence Awards, held Monday night in Las Vegas. More than 230 nominated sales executives attended the event. We built the organization around our sales force, so […]

Success By Association

BILL POWER AND GREG PRASKE have worked together for 30 years. They spent 15 years building a professional association and 15 years nurturing their own brainchild, which has grown into one of the countrys largest indirect sales agencies. Power and Praske worked together as key staff members at the National Air Transportation Association, a public […]

Sprint Launches EV-DO Rev. A

Sprint Nextel Corp. announced Tuesday it has implemented CDMA2000 EV-DO Revision A technology in San Diego, the first of 21 markets scheduled to be upgraded this year. It is the first carrier to commercially deploy the super 3G upgrade in the United States. Sprint’s existing EV-DO network, Power Vision, covers more than 164 million people […]

Phihongs 30W Midspan Powers WiMAX Access Points

The 30W one-port midspan from Phihong USA is now being implemented into high-power applications that implement IEEEs 802.11N standard. Designated the POE30U Series, the midspan is designed to power wireless and WiMAX access points that require up to 24 watts of power. IEEE 802.11N, the new broadband wireless standard, has driven up access point power […]

ECI Hits the ROADM

ECI Telecom (Booth 1308) announced the XDM ROADM platform for dynamic optical networking. The XDM is for building agile, scalable and futureproof networks based on ECIs 10-degree wavelength selectable switch (WSS) ROADM and lambda management suite. Multidegree networking enables on-the-fly topology changes and subtended WDM rings from a single node, the company said. The WSS […]

PRODUCT SHOWCASE: WIRELESS BATTERY CHARGERS

IST Offers Crank Power The SideWinder battery charger from IST Inc. is a universal accessory that provides a quick burst of power in places where its not feasible to wait for a battery to charge, such as at the airport, on a trade show floor or in a car. Two minutes of so-called cranking translates […]

Ixia Triples Its Triple-Play Testing Scalability

Ixia, an IP performance test systems provider, on Tuesday announced new capabilities for its Optixia hardware platform that nearly triples the number of simultaneous subscribers that can be simulated in a single test system. Using the Aptixia IxLoad Triple Play test application, service providers and system vendors can simulate virtual countries of Web users, more […]

Telovations Selects CustomCall Data Systems Billing, OSS Solutions

CustomCall Data Systems, a provider of billing, operational support and business process management systems for telecommunications service providers, announced this week that Telovations Inc. has selected CustomCalls hosted applications to manage order entry, rating and billing for its managed communications solutions for small businesses. We are very pleased about the opportunity to partner with Telovations, […]

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