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Verizon Profit Falls 8.4 Percent, But Sales Grow

Verizon Communications Inc. watched its first quarter profits fall 8.4 percent after investing more than $22 million in its high-speed fiber optic network during the three month period that ended March 31. The RBOC saw its net income drop from $1.63 billion, or 56 cents a share, to $1.5 billion, or 51 cents a share, […]

Merger Doubles AT&T Profits

AT&T Inc. doubled its profit in the first quarter of 2007 thanks to revenue gained from the merger with BellSouth Corp. late last year. The integration of Cingular Wireless LLC also contributed to the companys reported net income of $2.85 billion, or 45 cents a share. That was up from $1.45 billion, or 37 cents […]

XO Reports Fourth Quarter Growth, Reduces Yearly Losses

XO Holdings Inc. boosted revenue and narrowed losses during the fourth quarter of 2006, mainly due to demand for its data and IP services. The company also improved its yearly losses from 2005. The parent company of XO Communications LLC and Nextlink Wireless Inc. released its latest earnings numbers on March 16 after the stock […]

SecurityCoverage Releases Remote PC Support Platform

Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based SecurityCoverage (Booth 510), a provider of fully managed, fully supported, corporate-style desktop computing security services to individual users through a partnership group of ISPs and telecommunications and cable companies across the nation, has released the Remote PC Support Platform. This platform, which has been used by SecurityCoverage for its managed services for […]

Table of Contents

  Vol 21, No. 3 March 2007   SHOP TALK CABLEVISION SEES CHANNEL AS KEY TO COMMERCIAL SALES LEVEL 3 TO HONOR BROADWING AGENT CONTRACTS XO LOCALIZES CHANNEL SUPPORT QWEST CONTRACT CHANGES TALK OF Q.MARKETPLACE NEW EDGE NETWORKS REVAMPS PARTNER PROGRAM EXCEL NAMES STEWART AGENT SALES DIRECTOR AITECH LAUNCHES EQUITY PLAN NEWS BRIEFS PORTFOLIO BIG […]

Round Table

… On the challenges facing VoIP service providers from executives attending Internet Telephony Conference & Expo East We all love Vonage because theyre out there promoting VoIP. Its just were not all looking forward to going to zero on the [price point].Greg Welch, GlobalTouch Telecom chairman and CEO Simply making the audio quality better.Mark Fedor, […]

No Quarter

TELECOM OPERATORS HAVE BEEN given no quarter when it comes to revenue leakage. While C-level oversight and more enterprise-wide initiatives for revenue assurance have brought the concept out of the nether regions of the IT department and into the financial limelight, problems arising from the rollout of next-gen services are an enemy that has no […]

Time Warner Telecom Increases Revenue, Lowers Losses

Colorado-based Time Warner Telecom Inc. this week reported $238.8 million in fourth-quarter 2006 revenue, which contributed to the years overall total of $812.4 million. Quarterly revenue rose 29 percent over the same period in 2005, from $184.5 million to $238.8 million. The company credited the growth, in part, to a 33 percent increase in data […]

Qwest Reports Higher Fourth Quarter Profits

Qwest Communications International Inc. on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter profit of $194 million, or 10 cents per share, compared to a $528 million loss, or 28 cents per share, a year earlier. Qwest made headway thanks in part to an increase in Internet subscriptions it added more than 165,000 high-speed lines in the third quarter. […]

Wireless, DSL Boost AT&T Profits

AT&T Inc.s fourth-quarter profits rose 17 percent thanks to increases in DSL and wireless subscribership. The companys net income grew to $1.94 billion, or 50 cents a share, up from $1.66 billion, or 46 cents a share, from the same quarter a year earlier. AT&Ts revenue rose 23 percent to $15.9 billion. AT&T gained full […]

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