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BLACKBERRY JUNGLE Be the big man on campus with wireless solutions for students and schools. CN3 CONVERGENCE DEVICE DEBUTS Intermec puts a new spin on converged devices with a four-radio CN3. CAN PARTNERS BENEFIT FROM MANAGED MOBILITY SERVICES? Is helping customers control wireless devices, plans and spend a new niche for partners? SHOWCASE: MOBILITY MANAGEMENT […]

Sprint Puts Mobility on the Midway

Sprint Partner Sales VP Steve Rowley Sprint Channel VP Mark Krantz Tally Lawson of Manage Mobility, a Sprint BSP, spins the Wheel of Fortune. Sprint’s Partner meeting was part business fair, part midway. The three-day Sprint Business Solutions Partner Meeting in Chicago in November was a showcase for the companys wireless services. Against that backdrop […]

Motorola, Sprint Unveil New PCS Phone

Motorola Inc. and Sprint Nextel this week at CTIA unveiled the Sprint PCS Phone C290 by Motorola. With Sprint PCS Vision, customers can personalize the C290 by downloading the images, ringers, games and other applications. “The entry-level C290 puts us back in the game with Sprint and we couldn’t be more thrilled,” said Ron Garriques, […]

Thomson Puts IP Multimedia in Users Hands

At TelecomNEXT, Thomson is unveiling the ST2077, a multimedia handset that supports voice and video over IP, and features Wi-Fi connectivity for mobile access to the voice and video features. The ST2077 supports video telephony as well as streaming video, and is one of the first handsets on the market to incorporate H.264 codec technology. […]

OSS, Billing Puts the Muscle Behind Successful Offerings

It may not be as exciting as ordering pizza with your television remote, but the back office and billing keep the communications market humming along much more effectively than a cheese with pepperoni ever could. OSS is the personal assistant to the diva, the blue-collar car factory worker behind the white collar advertising machine. Todays […]

GC Goes IPv6

Global Crossing announced today its deployment of IPv6 in its MPLS-based global network. This upgrade puts Global Crossing well ahead of U.S. government requirements for network operators to move to IPv6 by 2008, and it gives the company more scalability and flexibility to address new applications, says Debra Swann, segment director for carrier data. She […]

FastLign Puts Newbies on a Fast Track to Offer VoIP

Given the penetration of broadband connections at end user sites and the relatively low cost of IP- vs. circuit-based network infrastructure, its never been easier to become a telephone company. At the same time, launching VoIP services can be rather hairy considering time-to-market pressures, equipment and software integration required and the time it takes to […]

Wholesaler Puts Network Expansion On Fast Track

Global Crossing Ltd. wants to help carriers more quickly extend their networks - not just their reaches, but their service features - with a new portfolio of wholesale services it announced in October. Global Crossing’s Fast-Track Services offer wholesale customers the ability to deliver uniform services across both their own and the Global Crossing networks, matching their […]

Mirror Image Puts Resellers in CDN Business

Posted: 11/2003 Mirror Image Puts Resellers in CDN Business By Khali Henderson Mirror Image Internet in September rolled out its Content Access Point (CAP) Partner Program, which enables partners, such as telecom service providers, to create and operate a private-label content delivery network (CDN) in as few as 30 days. Mirror Images CAP platform provides […]

PARTNER CHANNEL: CallKey Puts New Twist on Callback

Posted: 8/2003 CallKey Puts New Twist on Callback By Paula Bernier and Khali Henderson Startup CallKey Ltd. has a new take on international callback service. Rather than a call-in number, the company’s technology relies on wireless text messaging, Web or Microsoft Outlook-based communication to initiate the calls. Like ’90s-era callback companies, CallKey seeks agents and […]

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