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WCS Demos New PartnerNet Tool

Wholesale Carrier Services (WCS, Booths 230-232) is demonstrating its new quoting, contracting and provisioning tool, PartnerNet, developed according to feedback from several of the industrys largest master agencies. Overall, they wanted a platform that would cut down on time spent doing pre-sale quoting and calculating contract costs, and reduce overhead, WCS said. WCS spent 18 […]

WCS Demos New PartnerNet Tool

Wholesale Carrier Services (WCS, Booths 230-232) is demonstrating its new quoting, contracting and provisioning tool, PartnerNet, developed according to feedback from several of the industrys largest master agencies. Overall, they wanted a platform that would cut down on time spent doing pre-sale quoting and calculating contract costs, and reduce overhead, WCS said. WCS spent 18 […]

Mike Hassett

THEN : In 1987, Mike Hassett was the account executive for Bell Atlantic in West Virginia. After completing a 700-location data network in support of the launch of the West Virginia State Lottery,  he spent the rest of the year adding state office locations to a multinode Centrex system. He also was beginning to look […]

Partners to Profit from Print on Demand

WOULDNT IT BE GREAT if you could print directions, boarding passes or receipts from your cell phone? Now you can with the help of a specialized mobile printer developed by AirPrint Networks Inc. After nearly three years spent perfecting its technology, AirPrint Networks is ready to go to market with the device, which it plans […]

COMPTEL Honors Sensenbrenner as Competition Champion

F. James Sensenbrenner, a long-time Republican representative from Wisconsin, on Sunday night was named COMPTEL’s Champion of Competition in the association’s 25th year, for his record of defending competition in telecommunications and other markets. Sensenbrenner — whom COMPTEL Chairman J. Sherman Henderson III termed “a humdinger” of a candidate for the evening’s award — heads […]

SAVVIS Names New CEO

Managed services provider SAVVIS Inc. has appointed a new CEO, several months after it accepted the resignation of Robert McCormick. McCormick stepped down late last year following revelations that he had spent $241,000 of company money at a topless club in New York. News reports last week noted SAVVIS and McCormick have settled the disputed […]

Stevens to Keynote COMPTEL Convention

Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) has agreed to deliver the keynote speech at the COMPTEL PLUS Spring 2006 Convention & Expo, to be held March 19-22 in San Diego. Stevens has spent the last year spearheading an anticipated rewrite of the Telecommunications Act of 1996. His speech will come just days after he wraps up a […]

ILD Invests $4M in BPO

To realize its vision of becoming a premier outsourcing operation, ILD (Booth 415) recently spent in excess of $4 million on the development and launch of its customizable Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) application to address the growing outsourced needs of the communications market. ILDs TeleMaster provides outsourced customers with a simple solution, easily capable of […]

IPCCs Khalilian: CLECs Need to Embrace VoIP

Michael Khalilian, chairman and president with the International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC), says that despite the fact that UNE-P is going away and CLECs clearly need to find new business models, CLECs as a whole are not investing in VoIP. CLECs really need to get out ahead of the curve and get into other access, […]

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