GlobalTouch Expands Reach With New Rate Centers

Wholesale VoIP provider GlobalTouch Telecom Inc. on Tuesday said it had added nearly 12,000 new international rate centers, including new phone numbers and LNP access, to its networks. The additions mean the companys SIPTalk customers now can offer DIDs and LNP in 46 of the lower 48 United States, as well as Hawaii, Canada, the […]

Meetings Costing Too Much Green?

Genesys Conferencing (Booth 523) has launched a free tool that tallies up the savings a company can achieve by using Web conferencing, including the positive effect of conferencing on global greenhouse gas emissions. Most companies dont think about the environmental impact their traveling workforces make, said the company, including the emission of tons of carbon […]

MobilePro to Offer Wholesale, Retail VoIP

Wireless broadband provider MobilePro Corp., which specializes in municipal Wi-Fi networks, said today it will become a facilities-based provider of wholesale and retail VoIP services. The company will use some existing assets to develop a new VoIP platform to complement our CommPartners relationship and better position us to serve the emerging VoWiFi market, said Jay […]

Why Rip & Replace?

VoIP is the hottest topic in premisesnetworking today, and justifiably so. It offers end-user businesses clear and tangible benefits, and offers resellers and integrators tremendous opportunities for designing, installing and maintaining new networks. But if VoIP is not implemented and managed properly, the cost savings may never materialize. Stranded investment in existing, functional telecommunications equipment […]

Calculating ROI for Converged IPNetworks

The business case for adopting converged IP networks has been elusive. With vendors and resellers touting benefits such as more efficient network management and better integration between voice and data applications, the ability to measure and qualify ROI for enterprise migration to an all-IP network has been difficult. Given the lack of data to support […]

Vero Systems Strikes New Agreement with ITC^DeltaCom

Vero Systems Inc (Booth 501) has signed a new agreement with ITC^DeltaCom Inc. (Booth 304) to implement products and services designed to reduce the costs of providing long-distance services. Building upon its six-year relationship with the West Point, Ga., telecommunications provider, Vero Systems is implementing AcuRate, a cost-management system that uses a combination of granular […]

Total Call International Introduces TotalCall IP

Total Call International (Booths 325-326) launches TotalCall IP, a new PC-to-phone product. The most noticeable advantage of routing calls over an IP network is cost savings. However in the past, there was a compromise in the audio quality of the call. VoIP has been around in the telecommunications arena for years now, but on the […]

TouchTone Touts Up-Front Bonuses

TouchTone Communications (Booth 317) is pleased to announce up-front bonuses on all new business. Bonuses will be paid on all new customers signed up on any of TouchTones switched or dedicated plans including all of our new Flex Pricing Plans. TouchTone says it offers not only low rates and excellent service but also the highest […]

Do You Know Where Your SMBs Are?

Posted: 3/2004 Do You Know Where Your SMBs Are? Or who they are talking to? Qwest is offering small businesses unlimited long distance for $20 a month. I got the sales call seeking my home office usage. Compared to what I am paying now with MCI, its less than half and sometimes as much as […]

Competition Could Reduce Small Business Phone Bills by $6 Billion

America’s small businesses saved more than $4 billion in 2003, and could save more than $6 billion this year thanks to expanded competition and innovations in telecommunications, according to an analysis released by the CompTel/ASCENT Alliance and the PACE Coalition. "The expansion of telecom competition is providing an important economic boost by reducing the cost […]

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