Last month we reported on an FCC proposal to expand its Text-to-911 mandate to include all texting service providers. That proposal has made it into the Federal Register. As a result, we now know that the deadline for comments on the proposal is April 4, 2014, and the deadline for reply comments is May 5. Show More Summary
Dame Colette Bowe has been at Ofcom throughout its first decade: she was Chair of the Ofcom Consumer Panel (I was the member for England throughout that time), she was a member of the Ofcom Board, and for the last five years she has been Chair of the Board. This year’s Oxford Media Convention concluded […]
Canada-based unified communication solutions company Mitel Networks has taken another important step with the acquisition of contact center supplier Oaisys, a leading developer of integrated call recording and quality-management solutions. Show More Summary
While regulatory officials have made no bones about their opposition to a merger between Sprint and T-Mobile, Masayoshi Son, the head of SoftBank and chairman of Sprint, is heading to Washington to present his case for consolidating the American wireless market, and you can be sure Mr. Son won’t take no for an answer…at least [...]
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Verizon Communications' enterprise business continues to weather a challenging economic time, but according to CEO Lowell McAdam, cloud, machine to machine and security represent large opportunities for the telco.
AT&T continues to progress with its Project VIP initiative, announcing that it invested $675 million in its wireline and wireless networks in Nevada between 2011 and 2013 to enhance its residential U-verse and next-gen business services.
TelePacific has taken another step forward in its expansion into the lucrative Texas telecom market by expanding its Ethernet over Copper (EoC) footprint into 134 additional Central Offices (COs) through an agreement with fellow CLEC Alpheus Communications.
Orange Business has regained its standing as the top global Ethernet provider from BT Global Services on Vertical Systems Group's 2013 Global Provider Ethernet Leaderboard.
AT&T recently announced plans to implement what it calls its user-defined network cloud concept, which it says will give customers more control and the ability to add services on-demand. During the recent Mobile World Congress tradeShow More Summary
Cincinnati Bell has set an ambitious target to pass 60-70 percent of the city's homes with its fiber to the home (FTTH)-based Fioptics product.
With more than six weeks to go before the April 22 oral argument, the Aereo case in the Supreme Court is in what litigators refer to as the “briefing phase” – the various parties are busy preparing and submitting their written arguments to the Court. Show More Summary