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Market Trends Session Analyzes Impact of Consolidation on Wholesalers

While the industry evolves and major providers continue to consolidate, service providers are left to wonder what the future holds for wholesale services in domestic and international voice and data markets. Todays general session, Wholesale Market Trends, will address those concerns and more. Moderated by ATLANTIC-ACM CEO Judy Reed Smith, the session will discuss shifts […]

Telecom Trends: BPL Poised for Rapid Growth as access technology

Broadband over power line (BPL), a technology that uses the electricity power grid to bring broadband signals into buildings, is ready to take off, according to a report from Telecom Trends International Inc. Global revenue will reach $4.4 billion by 2011, says the firm. Telecom Trends says that broadband power line communications is well-positioned to […]

CompTel/ASCENT: Show Attendance Up 40 Percent Over Last Year

Organizers of the CompTel/ASCENT show say this weeks convention and expo exceeded attendance expectations, even after the association was forced to postpone the show by six weeks and move the venue from Miami to Orlando due to the threat of Hurricane Ivan. The association said today the show drew 2,200 attendees, up 40 percent from […]

Price Matters:

With recent regulatory changes regarding UNEs impacting competitive carriers of all types, it is appropriate to say that in wholesale telecom price matters. With this in mind, research consultancy ATLANTIC-ACM compiled a snapshot of pricing trends to establish a baseline view of metro and long-haul pricing trends. The following is a summary of key findings: […]

Collaborative: Survey Reveals Web Conferencing Purchase, Use Trends

Posted: 8/2003 Survey Reveals Web Conferencing Purchase, Use Trends Wainhouse Research released in May the results of its Web Conferencing Products & Services survey conducted in July 2002. In all 1,182 surveys were completed including 543 end users. Highlights include: About half of the end users have an official Web conferencing solution in place; another […]

Appeals of Indirection

Posted: 11/1998 Appeals of Indirection Edward L. Bernays died in 1995 at age 103. His advanced years are notable by themselves, but mostly because they mean he lived to see his legacy played out again and again by unwitting disciples. They call him the "Father of Spin." In a best-selling book of the same name, […]

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