ATCOM Adds Senior Application Consultant

William Kelly has joined ATCOM Business Telecom Solutions as senior application consultant, the company said Monday. Kelly will be responsible for new acquisition and increasing awareness of the company to bring in new customers, ATCOM said. He has more than 17 years of industry experience, and has worked as a sales manager, regional manager and […]

William G. McGowan

THEN: MCI Chairman William G. McGowan underwent a heart transplant in 1987. After a six-month recovery, he returned to his post as chairman until his death in 1992. During his tenure at MCI, the company grew from startup to $9.5 billion and had 16 percent of the American domestic and international long-distance market. NOW: McGowan, […]

Ampd Mobile Readies for Launch

Amp’d Mobile, an MVNO targeting 18-to-35-year-olds, is working with the William Morris Agency, a marketing consulting company, to secure content deals with studios, networks, music labels, artists, sports leagues, Internet portals and advertisers. Ampd Mobile is set to launch sometime this winter. The William Morris Agency already has obtained licensing content for the Ampd Live […]

FCC Names TAC Members

The FCC has named the newest members of its Technological Advisory Council (TAC), many of whom are from the telecom industry. The TAC provides technical advice to the FCC, making recommendations on issues such as wireless device security and cyber security. The councils first meeting is set for tomorrow, followed by one in July and […]

Pingtels Rich Opens Up about Open-Source

Pingtel Corp. is an open-source VoIP software developer that just launched its VAR partner program. T@G asked President and CEO William Rich about the importance of vendor-agnostic software for VoIP, as well as the opportunities Pingtel has for VARs and other partners. T@G: Theres a lot of talk about open-source software. Explain how Pingtels VoIP […]

In Box – William Lee’s China Connection

Posted: 05/2001 In Box A Nice MeetingPlace I read the January article on a portal-web-user interface ("Service on a Portal," January 2001 PHONE+) that enables enhanced communication. The article gave an informative view of WebEx as a select communication portal enabler, which prompted me to contact you regarding Latitude Communication’s web-conferencing application. You may be […]

Intellectual Capital – William C.Y. Lee Looks Ahead to 4G Wireless

Posted: 03/2001 Intellectual Capital William C.Y. Lee Looks Ahead to 4G Wireless By Bruce Christian Calling it a patched-up system that could be inefficient, William C.Y. Lee, one of the world’s leading authorities on mobile communications, says it may be best if the industry were to leapfrog over third-generation wireless and prepare for the fourth-generation. […]

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