Integra Closes Eschelon Acquisition

Integra Telecom Inc. said Friday it completed its $566 million purchase of Eschelon Telecom Inc. Eschelon is now a wholly owned company of Integra, which paid $30 per share for the company. The deal was announced in March. Integra said the combined company is one of the largest CLECs in the country and would have […]

XO Introduces New Wholesale VoIP Product

XO Communications today at VON announced it has expanded its wholesale VoIP offerings with a new IP voice origination service that gives providers a scalable way to originate voice calls nationwide. The new service, XO VoIP Origination, interconnects, transports and originates local calls nationwide through one IP connection on XOs IP network. It can assign […]

Trading Desk: Band-X Expands IP Access Points in New York

Posted: 1/2002 Trading Desk Band-X Expands IP Access Points in New York By Tara Seals and Khali Henderson Moving with the market, Band-X Ltd. has added 10 access points for its IP Routed service in New York City — the newly-crowned Internet infrastructure capital of the world. Band-X Routed, a Cisco Systems Inc.-powered platform, lets […]

Trading Desk: News Briefs

Posted: 11/2001 Trading Desk NEWS BRIEFS * A report published in September by Analysis Research ( estimates that the addressable market for voice and data commodity trading could be worth more than $18 billion in 2006. Forecast total value of addressable market for traded bandwidth, 2001-2006 chart Source: Analysis Research ( firm’s analysts say there […]

Trading Desk: Band-X Turns Up U.S. IP Exchange

Posted: 12/2000 Band-X Turns Up U.S. IP Exchange By Khali Henderson Six months after announcing its U.S. expansion in March, London-based Band-X Ltd. ( launched in the United States its Band-X Routed IP service, a facilities-based exchange for wholesale and retail buyers and sellers of Internet connectivity and wide-area IP services. The U.S. Band-X Routed […]

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