Posted: 6/2003 Corrections/Clarifications Listings for these companies were incorrect in the April 15 edition of PHONE+ Carrier, Reseller and Agent Sourcebook. These are their updated listings: Early Lennon Crocker & Bartosiewicz PLC 151 S. Rose St. Kalamazoo, MI 49007 +1 269 381 8844 Fax: +1 269 349 8525 Contact: Patrick D. Crocker, VP & Attorney […]

PARTNER CHANNEL: Sprint Launches Small Business Partner Program

Posted: 5/2003 Sprint Launches Small Business Partner Program By Khali Henderson Sprint Corp. is expanding its partner channel with the addition of a Small Business Partner program to work with agents serving small business and SOHO customers. The addition was made officially in January, but the company pulled the covers off the plan at the […]


Posted: 12/2002 CORRECTIONS & CLARIFICATIONS INCORRECT OR INCOMPLETE INFORMATION about the following companies was listed in the Fall 2002 Telecom Carriers, Resellers & Agents Source Book. Here are the correct listings. We regret any inconvenience. Please contact Sharon Maher with any questions, concerns or further corrections. (smaher@vpico.com). To list your company in our Spring 2003 […]

In Box

Posted: 08/2002 In Box Recording the Lack of Competitive Progress Has PHONE+ done any articles lately on the failure of the Telecom Act? More importantly has there been any effort to create a ground swell of support for the CLEC industry against the complete and blatant refusal of RBOCs to comply with the act. I […]

Trading Desk News Briefs

Posted: 2/2002 Trading Desk News Briefs * Arbinet-thexchange, an online marketplace where carriers anonymously buy and sell minutes around the world, activated a switch last fall in Los Angeles.The New York-based exchange, also has switches in the Big Apple and London. Participants can connect to any of the three switches, known as exchange delivery points, […]

The Letter – Yes, Virginia, There is a Glut. But for How Long?

Posted: 12/2001 The Letter Yes, Virginia, There is a Glut. But for How Long? Is there a bandwidth glut or not? The question persists. Carriers fought long and hard to say there was no glut for the obvious reason of boosting their valuations. Now, as prices for long haul circuits plunge and market capitalizations shrivel, […]

Trading Desk – Band-X Now Has Minutes to Trade in U.S. Market

Posted: 04/2001 Trading Desk Band-X Now Has Minutes to Trade in U.S. Market By Bruce Christian Band-X Ltd. (www.band-x.com), the London-based neutral, independent marketplace for wholesale telecommunications capacity, has crossed the Atlantic Ocean to set up shop in New York City. Band-X has opened a switched minutes platform with integrated VoIP capabilities at 60 Hudson […]

Trading Desk: Band-X Acquires German Exchange

Posted: 02/2001 Band-X Acquires German Exchange Band-X Ltd. (www.band-x.com), the London-based virtual market for international telecom wholesale capacity, has acquired Hanse-X (www.hanse-x.com), a switched minute traffic exchange in Germany. Hanse-X, which offers a bandwidth and collocation brokerage service, will be renamed Band-X Germany. Financial terms were not disclosed. As part of a technology investment program, […]


Posted: 12/2000 IN BOX Additions, Corrections to Source Book Band-X One Liberty Plaza, 23rd Floor New York, NY 10006 +1 212 386 6194 Fax: +1 212 386 6599 Contact: Ilissa Mandelik, Business Development & Marketing ilissa.mandelik@band-x.com www.band-x.com Company Type: B2B Exchange for Int’l Telecom Support Services Offered: International Switched Minutes, International Bandwidth, IP Transit, Telco […]

Carrier Channel: Data Investments Buoy Declines in Voice

Posted: 09/2000 Data Investments Buoy Declines in Voice By Judy Reed Smith and Taher Bouzayen As century-old circuit-switched long-distance voice services head for retirement, they will be supported quite comfortably by investments in the next-generation — packet-based data services.Without a doubt, data will dominate the language of the future. But, how loud will it speak?Circuit […]

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