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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 […]

ROUND TABLE

… 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 […]

T-Mobile Gives Hurricane Victims Free Wi-Fi Access

T-Mobile HotSpot is offering free Wi-Fi Internet service throughout Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi, in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. The provider is offering service in Borders Books and Music stores, FedEx Kinko’s, Starbucks, Hyatt Hotels, Red Roof Inn Motels, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and US Airways clubs and lounges, if those facilities are open. […]

Investment Firm Hires Powell

Former FCC Chairman Michael Powell has joined Providence Equity Partners Inc., a private equity investment firm specializing in media, communications and information companies, as a senior advisor. Powell will advise Providence on technology and regulatory issues, and investment opportunities. Providence Equity is an investor in T-Mobile USA and Nextel. Various media speculate the firm hired […]

reseller channel: Wi-Fi: For MVNOs, It’s Personal

Wireless market convergence continues apace with companies selling cellular, Wi-Fi, and, soon, WiMAX network products as bundled offers. While Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile USA already have bolstered their ARPUs by selling cellular and Wi-Fi service together, the mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) who rely on branding and marketing to gain customers could take the packaged […]

Venicom Supplies Agents with Free BlackBerries

Master agency and Channel Partners sponsor Venicom Inc., a top T-Mobile partner and show sponsor, has a deal it is sure Channel Partners event attendees wont be able to refuse: Stop by its kiosk at the registration desk or register online for a free BlackBerry 7100T. The offer includes a hands-free headset, CD with software […]

T-Mobile USA Ranks in Customer Care

The results of the 2004 Customer Care Performance Study released by J.D. Power and Associates ranks T-Mobile USA (Booth 303) highest among national carriers, by a significant margin. T-Mobile says their high ranking is because they give their customers more minutes, more features and more service. The 2004 J.D. Power and Associates Customer Care Performance […]

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