VeriSign CFO Resigns, Company Reveals Mishandled Stock Options Grants

VeriSign Inc. on Thursday said its CFO has resigned and that the company mishandled stock options grants, incurring an additional $160 million in compensation expenses. The company, which manages the .com and .net domain names registry, revealed the upheaval in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. VeriSign blamed poor record-keeping and a lack […]

CTIA Reveals Wireless Survey Findings

The CTIA announced Wednesday that wireless data service revenue for 2006 rose to $15.2 billion. This represents a 77 percent increase over 2005, when data revenue was $8.6 billion. Data revenue represents money that wireless carriers earn on services other than voice. Wireless data revenue now totals roughly 13 percent of all wireless service revenue. […]

Verizon Reveals More Details of 2007 Program

The Verizon Solutions Partner Program is issuing a second Q&A document to partners that answers more outstanding issues concerning its revamped 2007 program. The document, a follow up to a previous memo issued in August, is expected to be in partners hands by Monday, a spokesperson for the company said. The new Q&A does not […]

Broadview Networks Reveals Next Steps in IP Strategy, Wholesale VoIP Additions

Broadview Networks (Booth 701) announced it is moving forward with its strategic plan to evolve to a next-generation IP-based services provider. Separately, it announced the enhancements to its wholesale VoIP product line. As part of its IP strategy, Broadview will implement an MPLS-enabled IP infrastructure, VoIP softswitch technology and a unified messaging platform. This multiphase […]

Fujitsu Reveals Ethernet Access Products

Fujitsu Network Communications Inc. (Booth 335), a supplier of IT and wireline/wireless networking solutions, is announcing new Ethernet access products that conform to the IEEE 802.3ah EFM standard. These solutions are backed by Fujitsu Network Life Cycle Services, a service and support portfolio that allows wireline carriers, wireless providers and MSOs to plan, deploy, maintain […]

TNCI Reveals Local Solutions Program

TNCI (Booths 600-605) announces innovations in local solutions with increased earning potential for agents and new price protections for customers. In response to the most recent FCC and Supreme Court regulatory events affecting the control and pricing of local service, TNCI has announced the Local Solutions Program designed to protect its agent partners from potentially […]

Collaborative: Survey Reveals Web Conferencing Purchase, Use Trends

Posted: 8/2003 Survey Reveals Web Conferencing Purchase, Use Trends Wainhouse Research released in May the results of its Web Conferencing Products & Services survey conducted in July 2002. In all 1,182 surveys were completed including 543 end users. Highlights include: About half of the end users have an official Web conferencing solution in place; another […]

Bandwidth Benchmark Index Reveals PricingShortcomings

Posted: 08/1999 Bandwidth Benchmark Index Reveals Pricing Shortcomings In the first application of RateXchange’s new TeleCommodities market indices, traders could assume significant temporal arbitrage opportunities. The Real-Time Bandwidth Exchange*Revealed Price Index (RTBX*RPI), which tracks the current weighted average price, is applied to DS-3 bandwidth for major U.S. East-West Coast routes in the chart below for […]

Agent Poll Reveals Community Concerns

Posted: 06/1999 Agent Poll Reveals Community Concerns by Kathy Katcher Most agents are concerned with similar issues. How-ever, due to the lack of communication between one agent and the next, as well as the lack of communication between carriers, each agent or carrier feels he or she is the first to have such concerns. As […]

Plugging Into the VPN Money Machine

Posted: 10/1998 Plugging Into the VPN Money Machine User Survey Reveals Needs and Preferences By Jeff Wilson What did we do before all of our employees were attached to data networks, no matter where they were? Good question. To be honest, I don’t exactly remember what we did, but I know what we didn’t do. […]

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