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The Conference Group Expands Global Reach

The Conference Group (Booth 514) has expanded its global conferencing capabilities to include international toll-free access from more than 40 different countries. We have seen a significant increase in our international traffic over the last 12 months, said Greg Plum, the Conference Groups alternate channel manager. As a result, we have negotiated aggressive international rates, […]

Cavalier Telephone, Perimeter Internetworking Expand Cavaliers IP Productivity Suite

Managed security services provider Perimeter Internetworking has announced Cavalier Telephone will add the Perimeter Unified Threat Management (UTM) suite, including Intrusion Defense, Malicious Code Defense and Secure Access, to their IP Productivity Suite for SMBs. “We are very excited to partner with Cavalier Telephone,” said Brad Miller, CEO of Perimeter Internetworking. Cavalier is a highly […]

FCC Tightens Leash on VoIP

ON JUNE 27, THE FCC released the text of its Universal Service Contribution Methodology Report and Order and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, which, for the first time, extends Universal Service Fund contribution requirements to interconnected VoIP providers. The ruling additionally requires interconnected VoIP providers to register with the FCC as providers of domestic, interstate services. […]

Coalition Files Intercarrier Compensation Plan With FCC

A coalition made up of carriers and the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) on Monday filed its proposal for intercarrier compensation reform with the FCC. The Missoula Plan so named because key discussions took place in Missoula, Mont. provides a transition from the narrowband world to broadband by reducing and unifying intercarrier compensation […]

Risk 101

AS IP TELEPHONY BECOMES the standard of communications for both business and residential users, understanding and mitigating the security risks associated with it become even more paramount. It is important to understand the various threats and how to mitigate each one. Configuration Consternation. In their default configurations, many of the IP telephony devices may have […]

AirMagnet Unveils Vo-WLAN Analysis Tool

AirMagnet Inc. has unveiled the AirMagnet Vo-Fi Analyzer, a voice-over-WLAN analysis tool. VoWLAN requires a reliable, predictable network and is more susceptible than regular data traffic to issues such as jitter and packet loss. VoWLAN problems can be caused by different sources, including the handset, wired or wireless network, QoS settings or call manager. AirMagnet’s […]

1-800-GeeksOnTime Chooses CommPartners Hosted Services

1-800-GeeksOnTime, provider of on-site technical support and managed IT services for businesses and consumers, said today it has chosen to use CommPartners wholesale VoIP and IP applications services. 1-800-GeeksOnTime now will be able to expand its managed voice services, and offer an all-in-one portfolio of help desk, centralized digital voice and video IP communications, IT […]

Level 3 Snaps Up TelCove

Level 3 Communications Inc. is at it again. The wholesale provider, which two weeks ago announced its third acquisition of the year, said on Monday it next will buy TelCove Inc., a privately held CLEC based in Pennsylvania. Level 3 already has snapped up competitive carriers Progress Telecom and WilTel Communications Group LLC within the […]

Designated Drivers

TOLL-FREE NUMBERS COULD be described as lifelines vital links between companies and their customers, between organizations and their members, government agencies and their constituents. Order takers, help desks, crisis hotlines and more depend on these inbound lines for their very existence. Controlling them, then, can be paramount. Resellers have long sold end users and their […]

NOT NECESSARILY NEWS

For every lonely heart who has spied his soulmate in traffic, only to watch her speed away once the light turns green, www.flirtingintraffic.com has come to the rescue. The Web site collects headshots and bios of flirts and assigns each a numbered sticker, or Flirting ID, to affix to their car bumpers. When other members […]

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