ATIS Urges Universities to Teach Telecom Skills

Technical standards body ATIS is working with universities to update their curricula to reflect the growing need for advanced IT and Ethernet skills in the telecom industry. Susan Miller, president and CEO of ATIS, told Telephony that ATIS is working with the Education Committee of the American National Standards Institute and the Institute for Telecom […]

Pomp & Circuit-stance

Chris Peabody’s boss at Georgetown University used to ask every telecom vendor that came through the door the same question: “How much above free is your service?” Peabody, once director of networks at Georgetown and now director of enterprise services at consultancy L Robert Kimball and Associates, says cost still is a top priority for […]

Cyber Security Research Bill

Posted: 1/2003 special report To Serve & Protect Cyber Security Research Bill By Josh Long Congress passed The Cyber Security Research and Development Act in November, marking yet another federal effort to crack down on crime and terrorism over the Web. President Bush had not signed the bill as of press time in late November. […]

ECCI Celabrates Its First Decade

Posted: 07/1998 ECCI Celabrates Its First Decade By Peter Meade Sherry Manning has enjoyed success as a real estate executive and a college president, but neither has brought her as much of a sense of accomplishment as her work with the Education Communications Consortia Inc. (ECCI), the organization she co-founded that is celebrating its 10th […]

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