E-M@il A-Go-Go

E-MAIL ON THE GO HAS BEEN a relatively untapped market, but the availability of new data-capable mobile devices and convenient applications for the enterprise may change that. The IDC envisions a competitive market of vendors battling for dominance within the mobile enterprise, sparking widespread demand. The analyst firm expects shipments of converged mobile devices to […]

SRP Telecom Assists in Providing Cell Service to West Valley Arizona

The new Cardinal Stadium debuted in August to a sold-out crowd, many of whom made calls on their cell phones to friends and family at some point during the game. Thanks to SRP Telecom (Booth 515), the vast majority of those calls went through successfully. Wireless phone coverage in Westgate and the area surrounding the […]

T-Mobile is Finally 3G-Bound

T-Mobile USA Inc. is packing its bags for advanced wireless services. It today revealed its plans for building out a UMTS/HSDPA broadband network, scheduled to begin in the fourth quarter, go live in 2007 and be completed by 2009, all for the relatively modest price tag of $2.66 billion. T-Mobile was the high bidder in […]

FCC Spectrum Auction Closes, T-Mobile Among Top Winners

The FCCs first auction of Advanced Wireless Service (AWS) spectrum licenses ended on Monday, with 104 bidders winning 1,087 licenses. FCC Chairman Kevin J. Martin called the auction the biggest and most successful in the agencys history. The spectrum offered was the largest amount of spectrum suitable for deploying wireless broadband ever made available in […]

Mobile Middleman

Lisa and Tim Koxlien split responsibilities for consumer and B2Bwireless sales, respectively. AFTER MORE THAN A DECADE selling landline services to enterprises, Tim Koxlien found his telecom agency at a crossroad like so many companies following 2001s telecom bust. That juncture sent the company down a challenging but rewarding path selling enterprise wireless services. A […]

Amdocs Acquires Qpass for $275M

Billing giant Amdocs Ltd. said today it will buy digital content and commerce enabler Qpass Inc. for $275 million. The acquisition will put Amdocs in the mobile content business and beef up its billing solutions for the exploding digital content marketplace in general. Qpass software supports digital commerce (including billing and partner settlement), service activation […]

Vendors to Showcase New Wireless Devices in General Session Today

Its time! Get a sneak peek at the wireless products that will be rolling off the assembly lines in the next six months from top vendors. In a fascinating preview moderated by John Horn, national director of T-Mobile USA (Booth 409), Channel Partners Conference & Expo attendees will be able to see and touch companies […]


… On reports of data brokers selling wireline and wireless phone records to anyone on the Web, and governments subsequent reactions, including the introduction of a Senate bill designed to prosecute people who sell phone records, and the FCCs launch of an investigation into the matter. The reported abuses highlight the critical need to protect […]

Solutions Providers Converge on Chicago

Click here to see the PDF.  http://www.phoneplusmag.com/articles/5b1pg38.pdf Links Access One Inc. www.accessoneinc.comAmerican Telesis www.american-telesis.netARC Communications Ltd. www.arccom.comAvaya Inc. www.avaya.comCompTIA www.comptia.orgCSP Certification www.cspcertified.comCSP Network www.csp-network.comEureka/InfoHighway www.eurekanetworks.net, www.infohighway.comIPx Connect LLC www.ipxconnect.comMicroCorp www.microcorp.comProfessional Security Alliance www.psasecurity.comSavatar www.savatar.comSprint Nextel www.sprint.comTechnology Assurance Group National www.tagnational.comTelecom Solution Center Inc. www.telecomsolutioncenter.comThe Conference Group www.conferencegroup.comT-Mobile USA Inc. www.t-mobile.comZone Telecom Inc. www.zonetelecom.com

Panelists Debate Role and the Future of USF

Panelists for the Wiley, Rein & Fielding LLC law and regulation series grappled over the issues surrounding the Universal Service Fund (USF) on Monday in a session Universal Service – Should the System Be Scrapped or Can it Be Fixed? that prompted debate and, ultimately, consensus that the matter is so complex the details will […]

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