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Conexant Takes VDSL Plunge
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Releases the Accelity line of central office and CPE chips for VDSL and the new VDSL2 standard

Performance Intros Service Gateway
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Performance Technologies unveils the SEGway 4300 Signaling Gateway, its most robust and highest-capacity signaling gateway solution

Tekelec Names Rev Assure Customer
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Yadkin Valley Telephone Company deploys Tekelec Integrated Application Solutions (IAS) revenue assurance product

Aurora to Strut Its Stuff
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Aurora Networks will showcase its portfolio of cutting-edge solutions at the SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo in San Antonio, Texas

Emcore Buys JDSU's Cable Biz
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Emcore has acquired the analog cable TV and radio frequency over fiber specialty businesses of JDS Uniphase

UTStar Exec Advises VoX
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

UTStarcom Executive Farshid Mohammadi joins advisory board for VoX Communications, a packet communications services provider

Fabrinet Completes JDSU Buys
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Fabrinet closes its acquisition of three JDS Uniphase manufacturing sites in Mountain Lakes and Ewing, New Jersey and Fuzhou, China

Aztech Picks Conexant VOIP Chips
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Conexant's VOIP semiconductor solutions selected by Aztech for integration in its new broadband voice router

Comptel Sees Soft OSS Market
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Comptel reports 'prospects have not materialised' as orders as expected; predicts flat revenues and profitability slightly lower than last year

Avanex Names Optical Group Head
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Avanex appoints Yves LeMaitre as vice president and general manager of its new optical components business unit

Yemen Invests in Falcon
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

TeleYemen announces strategic multi-million dollar investment in FLAG Telecom's Falcon terabit cable system

Wave7 Optics Wins Valley Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Valley Telecom Group selects Wave7’s Last Mile Link FTTP network equipment for triple-play services in Arizona and New Mexico

Ensim Buys Telegea
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Ensim acquires Telegea, provider of service delivery solutions for hosted VOIP

AT&T Lands VPN Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Chemicals distribution company Brenntag awards AT&T three-year contract to expand its global corporate data network

Sandburst Debuts Traffic Manager
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Sandburst introduces the TME-2000, an Ethernet-optimized 20-Gbit/s traffic manager chip

Panasonic Develops VCSEL
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Panasonic develops 12.5-Gbit/s 850nm AlGaAs/GaAs VCSEL

Kuwait Opts for FTTH
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Ministry of Communications in Kuwait has awarded Siemens Communications a €40M contract to upgrade its access network

Siemens Takes on PON
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Siemens Communications expands its portfolio with PON gear

Fujitsu Demos 10-Gig LANPHY
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Fujitsu demonstrates interoperability of 10-GigE LANPHY interface for next-generation optical transport network

Interoute Offers Multipoint Ethernet
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Interoute touts pan-European multipoint Ethernet service

ZTE Wins China Telecom Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

ZTE to provide more than one million ADSL lines to China Telecom

Pirelli Wins China Cable Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Pirelli wins contract in China for an Optical Ground Wire cable system that will take its total worldwide volume past the 75,000km mark

TDC Buys Swiss Integrator
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

TDC buys Ascom business communication division for DKK 161M

SingTel Launches Security Service
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

SingTel launches security suite using integrated services routers from Cisco

Comtec Intros Circuit Em Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Comtec introduces TDM+ Series circuit emulation devices for TDM over IP

BNS Teams for Demo
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

BNS teams with Entone, Envivio, and Widevine to demonstrate end-to-end H.264 IPTV system at the Broadband World Forum

SuperSun Picks Alcatel
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Pay TV service provider SuperSun selects Alcatel gear for its IPTV service in Hong Kong

Vistula Lands Argentine Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Brainware signs five-year contract to distribute Vistula's V-Cube VOIP platform

iPhone2 Offers IP Centrex
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

iPhone2 selects Sylantro's applications feature server to power its new ImagePhone service

Telenor Uses Nokia VDSL Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Nokia supplies its VDSL broadband equipment to Telenor for IPTV services in the Arctic

D&E Comms Plans VOIP Service
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

D&E Communications deploys General Bandwidth's G6 media gateway platforms and Acme Packet's Net-Net SBCs to power its Jazzd Phone service

Viatel Offers Business VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Viatel launches portfolio of three business VOIP services

FT Partners With Warner Music
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

France Telecom signs content distribution agreement with Warner Music

Alcatel Intros GPON OLT
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Alcatel launches 7342 Intelligent Services Access Manager for fiber to the user

Alcatel Names FTTx Customers
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Local cable TV operator and a municipal authority in Japan deploy Alcatel's new fiber-to-the-user video/Internet system

Alcatel Demos Triple-Play in Japan
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Alcatel demonstrates its triple-play system at the Broadband World Forum in Japan

Nortel Declares Dividends
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Nortel declares preferred share dividends payable on July 12

Acterna Enhances Tester
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2005

Acterna adds new analysis tools to its PathTrak Return Path Monitoring System for VOIP services

CMTN-Tut Merger Approved
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Shareholders give the green light to Tut's acquisition of Copper Mountain assets

Swisscom Postpones IPTV
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Swisscom Fixnet finds Microsoft technology isn't ready for launch of its Bluewin TV service

ITU OKs VDSL2 Standard
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

ITU-T completes recommendation for VDSL2

Infineon Launches VDSL2
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Introduces its Vinax VDSL2/ADSL2+ chipset

DT Names CTO, CIO
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Deutsche Telekom appoints Anton Hendrik Schaaf as CTO and Peter Thomas Sany as CIO

Bankrupt Telco Stings Businesses
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Maryland Attorney General says 278 Maryland businesses defrauded by bankrupt carrier NorVergence will receive debt forgiveness under settlements

SIPquest Names New CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

VOIP software vendor appoints former 3Com exec David Hattey as president, CEO, and board member

Eircom Reports 2004 Prelims
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Posts adjusted EBITDA up 2% to €615M for the year; boosts number of broadband customers from 39,000 to 128,000

BT Cuts Unbundling Rates
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

BT Wholesale introduces special offer to encourage local loop unbundling

IXC Enhances Softswitch
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

IntereXchange enhances the features of its softswitch and releases new version of its Billing Center

Telchemy Intros VOIP Testers
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Telchemy introduces active VOIP test products based on its VQmon technology

Phothena Adds to Board
News Wire Feed | 5/27/2005

Phothena Optics appoints Nigam, VP of Engineering at Sanmina-SCI, to its board of directors

Enel Sells Wind to Weather
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Weather Investments buys Wind Telecomunicazioni for €12.1 billion

Rambus Touts Patent Milestone
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Rambus announces it 400th issued patent

GlowPoint Expands With Easynet
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

GlowPoint expands IP-based video with Easynet to over 250 European locations

Acterna Adds VOIP Support to NetComplete
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Acterna launches NetComplete VOIP test and performance management solution

Transmode Wins Tier 1 Carrier Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Transmode wins 3-year frame contract with Telenor

Telenor Pakistan Picks Incatel
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Telenor Pakistan chooses Incatel's NIMS to help support the rollout of new mobile network

Energis Wins £170M Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Energis scores £170 million Caudwell contract

Cisco to Buy FineGround
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Cisco Systems signs definitive agreement to acquire privately held FineGround Networks

Tiscali UK Unbundles With Huawei
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Tiscali UK has selected Huawei's MA5300 IP DSLAM equipment to roll out local loop unbundling

Infonetics Reports on VOIP Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Infonetics reports carrier VOIP equipment market was up 40% year over year between 1Q04 and 1Q05

Marconi Wins C&W Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Cable & Wireless selects multiservice provisioning platform from Marconi for its access transmission network

Teleglobe Integrates ITXC
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Teleglobe completes integration of its TDM voice network with ITXC's VOIP network following recent acquisition

Digitalk Intros SIP Apps Server
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Digitalk adds Application Server to its SIP portfolio

Alloptic Hardens EPON
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Alloptics introduces Edge 200, an environmentally hardened EPON chassis

C&W Reports FY05 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Cable & Wireless posts earnings per share of £0.13 for the year ended March 31, compared with a loss per share of £0.10 the previous year

Infinera Wins Level 3 Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Level 3 Communications to deploy Infinera DTN as part of its network capacity upgrade

C&W Picks Tellabs
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Cable & Wireless selects Tellabs's 8800 multiservice routers for its next-generation network (NGN) rollout

SoftMEMS Upgrades Tool
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2005

Software provider for micro electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) launches version 5.1 of its CAD tool suite

TriQuint Names CFO
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. appoints Stephanie J. Welty as CFO

Acme Packet Supports CALEA
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Acme Packet announces broad lawful intercept/CALEA support for real-time interactive IP communications

Tekelec Appoints Controller
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Tekelec appoints Gregory Rush corporate controller

Metrobility Passes the Test
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Metrobility Optical Systems passes Ethernet in the First Mile Conformance Testing with UNH-IOL's EFM Technology Consortium

Acterna Enhances Tester
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Acterna announces DSAM version 2.3 VOIP-related features

NeuStar Announces Promotions
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

NeuStar promotes two senior VPs in customer service delivery and legal organizations

Overture Inks Juniper Partnership
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Overture Networks announces infrastructure alliance with Juniper Networks

Tekelec Claims Media Gateway Leadership
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Company achieves #1 market share for media gateway shipments, according to Dittberner

VertiLas Demos 1550nm VCSEL Array
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Demonstrates unique long-wavelength VCSEL array

Intec Reports Revenue Growth
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Intec's half-year results reflect on-target performance and 55 percent revenue growth

LastMile Partners With Cube
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

LastMile AG and Cube Optics AG announce a cooperation to extend their value proposition in the networking market

TI Teams With AudioCodes
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Texas Instruments and AudioCodes jointly promote VOIP processors for range of VOIP applications

Millennium Picks Juniper Routers
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Millennium Digital chooses Juniper Networks M-series

Valista, IBM Partner on Billing
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Valista joins IBM's PartnerWorld Industry Networks program to provide combined payment and offer management software

Genesys Picks Microsoft
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Genesys chooses Microsoft platform to support its new Global Communications Manager for business process outsourcing (BPO)

Brooktrout Offers Platform for MSFT
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Brooktrout announces availability of its TR1000 telephony platform for Microsoft's Speech Server (MSS) 2004 R2

AT&T Wins VPN Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

AT&T signs $45M five-year contract to provide a worldwide data network for specialty chemicals firm Degussa

Italtel Boasts Softswitch Share
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Italtel touts Dittberner report that it more than doubled its share of VOIP port shipments from 6% to 14%, surpassing Huawei and Cirpack for third place

SeaChange Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Revenues were down 24% to $31.5M and net loss was $578,000, compared with a net income of $3.2M, as US telcos deploy VOD later than anticipated

TTI Telecom Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Revenues fell from $11.4M in the same quarter last year to $9.1M, while net loss was cut from $5.6M to $4.9M

Operax, Acme Packet Team Up
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Operax and Acme Packet partner to deliver VOIP and video telephony solutions

Verilink Enhances IAD
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Release an enhanced version of its eLink-300 model integrated access device (IAD) with improved bandwidth provisioning flexibility

NTT Claims Video Server First
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

NTT claims first video stream server capable of handling up to 10 uncompressed HDTV video streams

Equant Acquisition Approved
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Equant shareholders approve acquisition by France Telecom

IDC Predicts Euro Telecom Shift
News Wire Feed | 5/25/2005

Study from Atos Origin and IDC finds the European telecom market set for rapid change over the next five years

AEP to Acquire V-ONE
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

AEP Networks to acquire V-ONE Corp. in major push on public-sector VPN market

Vonage Partners With Synchronoss
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Vonage partners with Synchronoss for VOIP LNP managed services

World Wide Packets Names Customer
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Washington public utility district expands network with World Wide Packets

Nortel Wins Argentina Project
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Impsat deploys Nortel next-generation optical technology in Latin American network

Pace Licenses Espial for Set-Top Box
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Pace Micro licenses Espial Evo for delivery of interactive services in new set-top box

Progress Offers T1-E1 Conversion
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Progress Telecom launches its T1-to-E1 protocol conversion service

E-Plus to Use Marconi's MSPP
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

E-Plus to use Marconi's multiservice optical technology to launch new mobile services

Tropic Gets Another $48M
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Tropic Networks secures an additional $33 million in equity and $15 million in operating capital financing

Occam Intros GigE OLT, ONT
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Occam Networks enables Gigabit Ethernet fiber to the premise

MERA Upgrades Softswitch
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

MERA releases new version of softswitch for enhanced capacity, better reliability

Alcatel, Intel Team on ATCA
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Agreement extends Alcatel's AdvancedTCA-based solutions

ZTE Makes Australian Debut
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Company appears at CeBIT Australia

Acme Packet Teams With SS8
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Acme Packet and SS8 Networks partner to deliver superior lawful intercept solutions

Thomson Integrates Widevine
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Thomson integrates Widevine Virtual SmartCards in IP900 Series platform set-top boxes

Fujitsu, Cisco Unveil Core Router
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Fujitsu and Cisco deliver next-generation high-end routers based on strategic alliance

Ceterus Teams With Lucent
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Ceterus Networks announces North American support agreement with Lucent Technologies

Interoute Wins IP VPN Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

International fashion retail chain connects 232 stores with Interoute pan-European IP VPN

Quintum Intros Session Controller
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Quintum announces new Tenor Call Relay 60 Session Border Controller

Sonus Supports Emergency Calls
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Sonus delivers critical emergency services for consumer VOIP

Spirent, Psytechnics Team on Video Testing
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Spirent Communications and Psytechnics partner to offer video quality assessment solution

Riverstone Signs ADVA, BTI
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

RSTN adds two members to Ethernet Edge Alliance

TI Supplies Mitel
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Mitel chooses Texas Instruments as primary supplier for VOIP software and silicon

Turin Lands Consolidated Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Consolidated Communications selects Turin Networks for high-capacity IP video transport network

Equant to Use Juniper SBCs
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Equant to deploy Juniper Networks session border controllers for worldwide VOIP service

Brooktrout Unveils Fax-Over-IP Kit
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Brooktrout announces software-only, host-based, fax-over-IP developer kit

Veraz Launches Latest Release
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Veraz adds subscriber services and management to programmable softswitch platform

Visual Offers New VOIP OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Visual Networks delivers VOIP lifecycle management with new VOIP pre-assessment and monitoring software module

Brix Raises More Cash
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Brix Networks tops off recent financing round with additional funding from Telus Ventures

Chiaro Gets Router Patent
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Chiaro Networks receives key US patents for achieving high availability in IP/MPLS routers

3Com Appoints CTO
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

3Com appoints Marc Willebeek-LeMair as new CTO

Navtel Intros Softswitch Test
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Navtel Communications announces the release of its ISUP Performance Test Application

AccessLine Launches VOIP for Biz
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

AccessLine Communications launches VOIP Volume Service for business

Parla.it Uses NetCentrex
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Parla.it deploys NetCentrex to offer residential VOIP services in Italy

Psytechnics Offers Video Testing
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Introduces its video quality assessment software, Psytechnics Video Agent (PVA)

Netia Standardizes on Micromuse
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Netia implements Micromuse's Netcool software as the core event management platform for its IP, ATM, and Frame Relay service delivery infrastructure

Global IP Alliance Forms
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Global IP Alliance releases status report on IP-based communications around the world

Operax, i3 Micro Team for VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

i3 Micro and Operax partner to develop a QOS solution for VOIP, including service guarantees for emergency calls

Russian Carrier Moves to London
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

3C relocates its carrier division from Russia to London in preparation for listing on the AIM

TeleWare, VegaStream Team Up
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

TeleWare appoints VegaStream as technology partner for SIP to PSTN gateways

Sylantro Expands Its Offering
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Sylantro Systems introduces new video, WiFi, and telephony applications, features, and device integrations for hosted VOIP

Global Crossing Targets VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Global Crossing launches wholesale VOIP services in Europe; provides Carrier Outbound service to Greek ISP Hellas On Line

Skype Offers Affiliate Program
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Skype introduces program that will reward affiliates with commission of up to 10% for promoting Skype on their Websites

Sonus Teams With Belkin
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Companies completes interoperability testing between Sonus’s Insignus Softswitch and Belkin’s VOIP broadband phone adapters

Alcatel, Polycom Converge
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Alcatel and Polycom partner to provide integrated voice, video, and Web conferencing solutions

Broadsoft Expands, Targets Africa
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

BroadSoft opens six new international offices; partners with Internet Solutions and Dimension Data to deploy VOIP services in South Africa

Premiere Selects Convedia
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Premiere Global Services deploys Convedia's Media Servers as part of its VOIP conferencing and collaboration platform

Hotsip, Enea Form Partnership
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Hotsip and Enea form partnership to develop new applications for Hotsip's Multimedia Communication Engine (M2CE)

NetCentrex Lands Norwegian Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Lyse Tele selects Netcentrex's Business Services Suite to deploy IP Centrex for the enterprise market

Rambus Founder Returns
News Wire Feed | 5/24/2005

Rambus co-founder Mark Horowitz returns as chief scientist

Cisco Acquires Vihana
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Picks up the 4-year-old semiconductor startup for $30M

Infonetics: CMTS Revenue Down
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Infonetics reports cable broadband subscribers up 22% in 2004; CMTS revenue down first time in 7 quarters

Ixia Intros Triple-Play Test Toolset
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Announces a testing toolset designed to accurately verify performance and scalability of triple play services

JDSU to Acquire Acterna
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

JDS Uniphase Corp. to acquire privately held Acterna Inc.

Caspian Gets an Extra $55M
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Caspian raises $55 million in equity financing

BT's 21CN Builds on MSF Specs
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

BT's 21st Century Network program builds on MSF implementation agreements

Performance Tech Launches Media Gateway Blade
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Performance Technologies unveils turnkey media gateway blade

Toshiba Claims Light Source Breakthrough
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Researchers at Toshiba Research Europe unveil nanotechnology for sending single photons through fiber

NP Photonics Releases Fiber Laser
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

NP Photonics releases ultra-narrow-linewidth fiber laser

Lucent, BayPackets Collaborate on VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Lucent and BayPackets collaborate on VOIP and IMS-based services

Anda Unveils Ethernet Aggregator
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Anda Networks unveils EtherDAX 6000 product for large-scale metro Ethernet service aggregation and cross connect

NetServices Acquires Telefónica UK
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

NetServices plc acquires Telefónica UK Ltd.

VimpelCom Uses WeDo Soft's OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

VimpelCom (Beeline) selects revenue assurance software from WeDo Soft

Nitto Denko Develops Epoxy for Waveguides
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Nitto Denko develops photo-sensitive epoxy for use in optical waveguides

Equant Halts Trading
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Equant has requested the suspension of the trading of its shares on both the New York Stock Exchange and the Euronext Paris

Optical Solutions Wins GPON Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Optical Solutions is awarded GPON contract from North Dakota Co-op

Teleglobe Unifies TDM and VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Teleglobe completes unification of voice traffic routing and management across the wholesale voice network

Paradial Launches VOIP Software
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Paradial launches comprehensive IM and conferencing product line

S&P's Neutral on Telenor's Acquisitions
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

S&P reports that Telenor ratings are unchanged on Nordic acquisitions

XFone Launches 'XDSL' Service
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

XFone USA offers XDSL solutions to customers in Jackson, Mississippi

Sandvine Says DNS Servers Are Under Fire
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Sandvine warns broadband service providers that DNS attacks on the rise

Hatteras Launches Global Reseller Program
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Hatteras Networks expands market reach with launch of worldwide channel partner program

Primus Migrates With Veraz
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Primus Telecommunications uses Veraz to migrate clearinghouse traffic onto a unified multiservice VOIP network platform

SIPfoundry Unveils New Projects
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Pingtel enters European market and SIPfoundry announces new carriers and enterprise SIP-based open source development projects

Redback Smartens Up SmartEdge
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Redback Networks announces the next-generation version of its flagship SmartEdge Service Gateway platform

BroadLight Intros GPON Chips
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

BroadLight launches industry's first end-to-end GPON solution featuring the BL2000 ONT system-on-chip

WilTel Crosses Into Canada
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

WilTel, Hydro One Telecom delivers cross-border Ethernet services

PeerioBiz, Skype Offer Biz VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Popular Telephony releases peer-to-peer serverless communication system, blending Peerio soft phone and gateway with the Skype network

Telenor Offers IP Link to Kenya
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Telenor's Taide opens international gateway in Kenya

T-Online France Uses Cirpack for VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

T-Online France chooses Cirpack equipment to deliver IP telephony services

NexTone Wins Deals
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Voice.Sky selects NexTone's iVMS management system; Taiwan's sparq uses NexTone's SBC

TeleWare Launches IP Centrex System
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

TeleWare launches business services solutions for service providers based on hosted IP-PBX services

Falcon to Resell Entone's Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Falcon Communications selects Entone IPTV and VOD colutions

Actelis Wins Telekom Slovenije Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Telekom Slovenije deploys Actelis Networks' Ethernet-over-copper platforms to backhaul 3G cellular base stations

Siemens, Calix Team on FTTx
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Announce interoperability between Calix's C7 multiservice access platform and Siemens's new broadband passive optical network (BPON) products

Siemens Unveils its ONT, ONU
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Siemens Communications introduces line of broadband passive optical network (BPON) products

ECI, Cirpack Team Up
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

ECI Telecom and Cirpack introduce joint solution to help European operators migrate their legacy local loops to IMS/TISPAN architectures

Vimpelcom Uses WeDo's OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

WeDo Soft announces contract with Accenture to deploy its Revenue Assurance solution (RAID) for VimpelCom

Innovacom Leads New Shenick Investment
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Innovacom leads $3.25M finding round for security and test systems vendor Shenick

RAD Wins TDM Over IP Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Ernis deploys IPmux TDM-over-IP gateways from RAD Data Communications to offer telephony and Internet to Paris public housing

Ingate Unveils New Products
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Introduces Firewall 1180 and Ingate SIParator 18 at VON Europe

Telenor Buys B2, CyberCity
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Telenor acquires Bredbandsbolaget in Sweden and Cybercity in Denmark

ECI Targets Utility Networks
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

ECI Telecom introduces optimized transport solution for utility networks

Ericsson Lands Videotelephony Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

Tallas selects Ericsson as solution supplier and system integrator for its fixed-line Video Call Service

BEA Reports Q1 Rise
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

BEA Systems posts 35% increase in net income from $25.3M to $39.1M on revenues of $281.7M

THUS Reports Annual Results
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2005

THUS reports preliminary results; revenues were up 8% to £360M for its first full year of positive cash flow

Carrier Access to Restate Results
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

Carrier Access reports certain revenues and costs 'have been recorded in incorrect periods'; will restate results for the year ended December 31, 2004

FastWeb Deputy Vice Chairman Resigns
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

Carlo Micheli resigns from FastWeb Bbard

NTT Picks Excel's Media Gateway
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

NTT selects Excel's media gateway for VOIP long-distance services

Tiscali Sells Unit to Ask Jeeves
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

Tiscali sells Excite Italia to Ask Jeeves for €6.1M in cash

NetHawk Completes IPNetfusion Buy
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

NetHawk completes the acquisition of ipNetfusion, provider of network simulation and load testing systems

Dell'Oro Reports Core Router Sales
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

Internet backbone router sales grow 9% as service providers invest in networks to keep up with broadband traffic, reports Dell'Oro

Borland Joins TMF
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

Borland Software becomes the latest member of the TeleManagement Forum

Metro DWDM Market Grows
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

DWDM metro drives 18% growth in optical transport market, according to Dell'Oro Group

Nortel, IBM Partner on R&D
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2005

Nortel, IBM sign strategic agreement to establish a joint development center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

S&P: Negative on BT Outlook
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

S&P revises its BT outlook to negative; affirms 'A-/A-2' ratings

Contec Names CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Contec appoints Donald Lay CEO

ULM Signs Distributor
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Laser Components and ULM Photonics GmbH have entered an exclusive distribution agreement for North America for ULM’s VCSELs

Broadcom Sues Qualcomm
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Broadcom sues Qualcomm for patent infringement

Vonage to Buy E911 Service From RBOCs
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Vonage to purchase VOIP E9-1-1 service from SBC and BellSouth

BT Builds IP Broadcast Net With Juniper
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

BT Media and Broadcast deploys Juniper Networks routing platforms for Europe's first point-to-multipoint IP/MPLS broadcast network

Lucent Appoints Japan Boss
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Lucent Technologies appoints Satoshi Fujita president of Japan operations

COLT Claims Ethernet Success
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

COLT signs up over 25 new customers for its new Ethernet services

Moto Unveils $4B Share Buyback
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Motorola authorizes $4.0 billion, 36-month stock repurchase program

Psytechnics Names New Chairman
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Psytechnics appoints former Alcatel executive Russell Davis as its new chairman

Net Insight Lands Danish Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Broadcast Services Denmark chooses Net Insight's Nimbra platform for its digital TV network

BT Hooks Up With Men & Mice
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Networking solutions provider Men & Mice signs cooperation agreement with BT

Tut Lands IPTV Deal in Alaska
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

KPU Telecommunications selects Tut Systems' Astria video headend to deliver digital TV over the City of Ketchikan's DSL network

Carrier Access Wins CentricVoice Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Texas-based ISP CentricVoice deploys Carrier Access's Adit 3104 IP Business Gateway to power its Centric-Flex hosted VOIP services

Infonetics Reports on Asia Capex
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Asian capex increased 11% to $52.4B between 2003 and 2004, and is expected to climb another 3% to $54.2B in 2005, says Infonetics

BT Reports Q4, Full Year Prelims
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Reports 'new wave' revenues of £1.37B in Q4, up 27% and earnings per share before goodwill amortisation and exceptional items up 26% to 4.9 pence

BigBand Gets Advanced Over IPTV
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Launches AVC (advanced video coding) solutions for bandwidth-efficient IPTV services

ISA Enhances Billing Software
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

I.S. Associates releases version 5.5 of its TeleCount software with enhanced billing and telemanagement features

Sandvine Secures $15M
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2005

Sandvine secures $15M in financing and appoints two new members to its board

Zarlink Reports Q4
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Reports fourth-quarter loss of $23.9M, or 19 cents per share

Occam Reports Record Revenues in Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Reports revenue for the quarter of $6.9 million, setting a new company record

TranSwitch Intros Ethernet Chips
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

TranSwitch intros Diplomat-A and Diplomat-E devices for ATM-to-Ethernet interworking and Ethernet-based packet processing

Marconi-Laurel Agreement Survives
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Marconi and Laurel Networks reaffirm OEM agreement and long-term relationship

Juniper Adds Execs
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Appoints VP of enterprise products and solutions and VP of engineering, IPG

NetCentrex Enhances VOIP Software
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Netcentrex announces MyCall version 3

Nortel Hires Heap Big Bean Counter
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Nortel provides status update

FiberLight Acquires Xspedius Assets
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

FiberLight LLC buys assets of Xspedius Fiber Group and restructures debt

Juniper Announces IPv6 Study Results
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Juniper Networks announces US federal government IPv6 IQ study results

FONS Names FTTx Customer
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Mahaska Communication Group selects FONS for deployment of broadband communications network in Iowa

Redback, ZTE Win India Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Atlas Interactive creates new broadband network in India with Redback SmartEdge Service Gateway

PMC-Sierra Demos VOIP ATA
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

PMC-Sierra demonstrates carrier-class VOIP Analog Telephone Adapter solution

Marconi 'Confirms Softswitch Commitment'
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Marconi pushes softswitch into international and alternative carrier markets

ECI Opens Moscow Office
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

ECI Telecom announces the opening of a new subsidiary office in Moscow

EST, KTF Use HP's OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

HP announces latest customer wins Estonia's mobile operator EMT and Korean operator KTF

Cramer, HP Link Their OSSs
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

HP's software adapter links OpenView TeMIP and Cramer's inventory system

Comptel Intros New OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Launches new set of provisioning solutions for mobile, fixed, and cable networks based on its InstantLink product

Bridgewater Unveils Authorization Server
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Bridgwater Systems introduces its Application Authorization Server

Telcordia Touts Deals
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Telecom Italia uses Telcordia's Granite service resource management software; China Mobile selects Telcordia Granite solution

Norlight Expands Network
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Norlight Telecommunications activates optical fiber in central Illnois to extend its 3,800-mile network

Tele2 Plans Euro Marketing Push
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Tele2 intends to invest €100M in marketing for ADSL and mobile services

TTI Shows Off at TMW
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

TTI Telecom showcases its Netrac OSS Power Tools service assurance and fulfillment software products for converged services at TeleManagement World

Cramer Lands TDC Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

TDC awards Cramer multi-million Euro contract for software to automate its back office processes

Accedian Unveils Demarcation Device
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Introduces EtherNID line-powered intelligent demarcation device for Ethernet services

TMF Struts Its OSS Stuff
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

TeleManagement Forum is working closely with the ITU-T and other groups to define OSS standards for next-generation networks (NGNs)

Italtel's ONE-ANS Joins TMF
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Italtel subsidiary ONE-ANS joins the TeleManagement Forum

SIPquest Picks Navtel's SIP Tester
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

SIP client and server manufacturer SIPquest selects Navtel's SIP Performance Test tool

Hamamatsu Intros Transmitter/Receiver
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Launches light emitter/sensor that can serve as a transmitter and receiver in high-speed optical data links

Telekom Austria Ups Q1 Profit
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Lower net interest and decrease in Austrian statutory tax rate helps boost net income by 63.6% to €115.7M; earnings per share increased from €0.14 to €0.23

NovaMedia Selects Widevine
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

NovaMedia in Iceland chooses Widevine's Cypher to provide content security for its video broadcast and video-on-demand service

Semico Forecasts Restrained Year
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Semico’s Inflection Point Indicator forecasts restrained recovery for semiconductor market, 'lacking a decisive turnaround point'

Photop Teams With Primanex
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Photop Technoliges forms strategic alliance with Primanex for its optical switches and modules

Bookham Unveils New Products
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Bookham's New Focus division to introduce a new range of real-time test and measurement products

Ceterus Debuts MSPP
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Introduces its UTS1530 multiservice delivery platform optimized for converged data and voice transport

Rostelecom Uses Alcatel Optical Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Rostelecom modernizes its optical fiber network in southern Russia using Alcatel equipment

Mediatrix Gateways Are 911-Ready
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Mediatrix says its VOIP residential gateways allow providers to offer subscribers full access to 911 emergency services, in compliance with CRTC ruling

Telenet Deploys Cirpack
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2005

Broadband cable provider Telenet deploys Cirpack MultiNode softswitch and gateway products for business VOIP services

KT Shines on Sun
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Sun strikes major deal with Korea Telecom to provide operations infrastructure and services

Last Mile Connections Selects Turin
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Last Mile Connections selects Turin Networks to support its bandwidth exchange

HR: Operators to Spend Big on ROADMs
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Heavy Reading says operators' need to deliver new services such as triple play is sparking interest in reconfigurable optical networking

Bookham Targets Test at CLEO
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Bookham New Focus unveils new products enabling high-performance test and measurement at CLEO 2005

AMCC Intros Security Processors
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

AMCC unveils low-cost, low-power, security-enabled PowerPC processors

Avanex Announces Notes Offering
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Avanex announces $35 million senior convertible notes offering

Arbinet Launches DirectAxcess
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Arbinet offers network operators the ability to buy and sell termination to branded networks in a non-anonymous environment

Tut Responds to CoSine
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Tut Systems announces that CoSine Communications terminates merger agreement

Telynx Launches Next-Gen OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Telynx Inc. launches next-generation OSS with NetRunner II

Intellambda Intros Packet-Over-Optical Switch
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Intellambda Systems intros packet-over-optical DWDM transport switch for metro/regional optical networking with the ILS640 platform

Performance Wins Air Force Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Northrup Grumman uses Performance Tech's Ethernet switch

Mahi Chooses Ample
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Mahi Networks chooses Ample Communications' multiport MAC for Ethernet-over-Sonet applications

CoSine Terminates Merger Agreement
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

CoSine Communications announces expiration of Tut merger

Syndesis Lauds OSS Deals
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Telus signs OSS contract with Syndesis

CSG Wins BT Billing Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

BT Group selects CSG's Kenan FX framework

MetaSolv Tops OSS Survey Category
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

MetaSolv ranked #1 in Heavy Reading's 2005 OSS Market Perception Study

Vanco Acquires Universal Access
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Acquires US networking company, Universal Access, for a cash price of £10.1M at auction

XFone Reports Record Q1 Revenues
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

XFone announces revenues up 44% for first quarter

Band-X Uses NexTone's SBC
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Band-X deploys NexTone's iView Management System (iVMS) to manage its carrier-to-carrier VOIP interconnects

MetaSolv Launches Activation 5
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

MetaSolv introduces its Activation 5 next-generation solution for multiservice activation across all technology domains

Olista, Argogroup Team on OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Olista and Argogroup collaborate to offer user and service experience optimization solutions for mobile network operators

Arantech Raises $10M
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Arantech unveils expansion plans following $10M second round of funding; Vodafone Ireland selects AranAssure as its service management platform

MetaSolv Ties With Tata, Wins at Oni
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Metasolv partners with Tata in India: Portugese operator Oni to offer VOIP services using Metasolv's activation platform

Alcatel Unveils Micro MSPP
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Alcatel launches 1642 Edge Multiplexer Compact (EMC), a micro multi-service provisioning platform for last-mile metropolitan access and enterprise applications

Alcatel Wins Lao Telecom Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Alcatel wins three contracts worth $9.3M with Lao Telecommunications (LTC) to provide wireless, optical, and broadband solutions for network expansion

Marconi, Huawei Sign Agreement
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Announce mutual distribution agreement for Huawei's data communications products and Marconi’s microwave radio and network services

Carriers Join FMCA
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Seven more operators join the Fixed-Mobile Convergence Alliance: Auna Group, Belgacom, Cesky, PCCW, TRUE, Telecom New Zealand, and Telkom South Africa

Lucent Supports IMS
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Lucent updates its VitalSuite network and service management software solutions to support IMS

VOIP Port Shipments up 6.3% in Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Over 14M media gateway and softswitch voice-over-packet ports were shipped during Q1, a 6.33% sequential increase, according to Dittberner

Nortel Wins Japan VOIP Project
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Japan's Sendai Television deploys Ethernet routing and switching for continuous communications during emergencies such as earthquakes

Axiom Signs IP VPN Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Wins multi-million Euro contract to provide a product cycle delivery solution for international MPLS-based IP-VPNs

Broadsoft Claims 100th Customer
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Broadsoft signs up Unient for its BroadWorks VOIP application platform; reaches 100 customers

Valista Adds Revenue Assurance
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Valista launches revenue assurance software for multi-merchant offerings over Web and mobile channels

Marconi Reports Preliminary Results
News Wire Feed | 5/17/2005

Announces operating loss after share options, goodwill amortisation, and exceptional items of £15M, down from £21M in Q3

ConceptWave Launches Product Catalog OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

ConceptWave adds product catalog functionality to enhance telecom order management

Agilent Reports Q2
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Agilent Technologies reports second-quarter 2005 results

Hammerhead Releases Ethernet Suite
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Hammerhead Systems releases Ethernet suite to accelerate IPTV and business-class Ethernet service delivery

Cauldron Names CTO and VP
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Cauldron Solutions names CTO and VP, product development

Valista Launches Revenue Assurance
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Valista launches e- and m-commerce revenue assurance

Dittberner Reports on Alcatel's DSL
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Alcatel’s shipments decline by 20%, says Dittberner report

Oplink Gets Quality Controlled
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Oplink enhances quality system with TL 9000 and ISO 14001:2004 certifications

Crimson Samples MSPP-on-a-Chip
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Crimson Microsystems MSPP-on-a-chip enables broad deployment of SDH/Sonet at the access adge

Performance Intros PTMC Module
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Performance Technologies’ new PTMC module addresses increasing network processing needs

Opnext Intros Xenpak, X2 Modules
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Opnext introduces LX4 module in Xenpak and X2 form factors

Veraz Enhances IP Centrex Software
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Veraz launches IP centrex enhanced subscriber services solution

Insider Analyzes China's Big Three
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Huawei, UTStarcom, and ZTE are poised to become major forces in the global telecom equipment industry, spawning FUD in Western incumbents

Expand Launches ExpandView 3.0
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Expand Networks launches next-generation of centralized monitoring and management

Brocade, HP Team on SAN Integration
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Brocade announces integrated SAN solution with HP to reduce operating costs and complexity for blade environments

RMI Licenses MIPS
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Raza Microelectronics licenses the MIPS64 architecture

Juniper Details 21CN Involvement
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Juniper Networks is selected for core and metro routing deployments in BT’S 21st Century network

WatchGuard Unveils Firebox X Peak
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

WatchGuard announces availability of Firebox X Peak

Software Cos Demo OSS Integration
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

IBM, Pantero, Ceon, and Patni demonstrate rapid OSS integration leveraging key industry standards

Packet Design Expands Sales Force
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Company adds management for Asia-Pacific, central US regions

Check Point Unveils New NGX Platform
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Check Point unveils unified security architecture with new NGX platform

Cortina Releases RPR Chip
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Cortina Systems releases new 802.17 RPR IC for transport and switching platforms

Brooktrout, Radvision Team on IP Video
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Brooktrout and Radvision deliver IP video solution

Lucent's OSS Supports IMS
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Lucent updates network and service management software solutions to support IP multimedia services; announces customers

Sprint Launches SDP
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Launches service delivery platform, the Sprint Business Mobility Framework, to help businesses locate and share information with mobile workers

Sprint Junks Up
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Sprint launches Business Mobility Framework using Microsoft's MapPoint Location Server; signs up junk removal service 1-800-GOT-JUNK

Tellabs Extends Router Product Line
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Tellabs expands its line of Tellabs 8800 multiservice routers

Telekom Austria Eyes Serbia
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Austrian government supports Telekom Austria's plan to purchase a stake in the Serbian mobile operator Mobtel

Paetec Extends MPLS Reach
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Paetec expands its SecureTec MPLS network from 27 to 151 markets in the US

Level 3 Plans Software IPO
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Level 3's Technology Spectrum subsidiary files IPO registration statement

BtNAccess Picks Hibernia Atlantic
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

BtNAccess has selected Hibernia’s cable network to provide optical and Ethernet services from New York to London

Azure: Carriers Losing Billions
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Telecom operators worldwide are still losing billions of dollars from unintentional or malicious revenue leakage, according to Azure Solutions

AOL Launches UK Voice Service
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

AOL takes advantage of Carrier Pre-Select in the UK to launch consumer voice service with unlimited pricing plan

HTC Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Hungarian Telephone and Cable sees 32% increase in revenues to $20.4M and 17% growth in net income to $4.6M

Teknovus Gives EPON Chip Details
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Teknovus announces details about the hardware architecture of its TK3700-series Ethernet Passive Optical Network (EPON) chipset

IP Unity Appoints CTO
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Keith Bhatia has been promoted to chief technology officer at IP Unity

Sandvine Intros Network Integrity Suite
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Sandvine launches Network Integrity Suite for broadband service providers

C&W Partners With VSNL
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Cable & Wireless teams up with VSNL to offer managed global connectivity services in India under the Tata Indicom brand name

ConceptWave Enhances Its OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

ConceptWave adds catalog management functionality to its Order Care suite

Agilent Offers Open Source OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Uses open-source components to demonstrate simplified integration between its NgN Analysis System and systems from other OpenOSS Catalyst participants

Vendors Create New OSS Standard
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Telcordia, Lucent, Nortel, Siemens, and Cramer to unveil the Multi-Technology Operations Systems Interface (MTOSI) at TeleManagement World

Telefónica Reports Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Net income increased 34.9% year over year to €912.2M, on revenues of €8.28B

Survey: 89% of Firms Consider Ethernet
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Research finds 70% of organizations are looking for more cost-effective and flexible technologies to replace ATM, frame relay, and leased lines

ECI Buys Laurel Networks
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

Pays $88M to add Laurel's edge routing and IP service capabilities to its broadband, optical, and core routing portfolio

SeeBeyond Joins OSS/J
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

SeeBeyond will contribute to OSS/J Web Services activities, supporting Web Services Tooling efforts and participating in the Model-Driven Development Focus Team

Ciena Launches FlexSelect
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

The new CN 4200 debuts a DWDM platform that Ciena claims can offer any service at any port

AboveNet UK Intros Metro-Cast
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2005

AboveNet UK launches Metro-Cast optical transport service designed specifically for media and broadcast markets

Fortinet Disputes Patent Claim
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Fortinet disputes Trend Micro patent infringement claim

FastWeb Announces Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Announces the results for the first quarter to March 31, 2005

Quellan Announces Quad Canceller
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Quellan improves system interconnect speed up to 400% with Nx2000 8-channel quad wideband noise canceller

Lynx Signs OrbitIQ
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Lynx Photonic Networks signs OrbitIQ as North America sales partner for its line of optical switches

Alcatel, Sistema Launch Russian Triple Play
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Alcatel and Sistema JSFC complete launch of the first Russian mass-market, triple-play project

Ziptel Launches VOIP Service
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Ziptel launches VOIP calling service using Band-X's VOIP/TDM managed infrastructure

CAPE Opens UK Office
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

CAPE Technologies opens new UK office

CIP Launches 40GHz 'Optical Sampler'
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

The Centre for Integrated Photonics launches a novel 40GHz device for optical networks

SupportSoft, ZyXEL Complete TR-069 Testing
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

SupportSoft and ZyXEL complete TR-069 interoperability testing

IMS Research Reports on VDSL
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

IMS Research predicts VDSL connections will continue to grow as demand for streaming video and video-on-demand services over broadband connections remains strong

Tiscali Reports Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Revenues totaled €239.7M and pro forma EBITDA of €25M (15% of revenues) was up 87% from 1Q04; board confirms Ruud Huisman as CEO and Vittorio Serafino as Chairman

Sunrise Offers Converged Voice Test Tool
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Sunrise Telecom introduces the TAMS 7-VOIP integrated monitoring system for PSTN and VOIP networks

MTS Allstream Applauds VOIP Ruling
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission rules that voice service is voice service, regardless of technology; MTS applauds as good for competition

Open XRI Project Launches
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Creates open source community to promote specification for trusted Internet addressing

Motive Joins Home Gateway Initiative
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Motive joins the Home Gateway Initiative (HGI), a consortium whose goal is to facilitate the delivery of home communication services to broadband customers

Telewest Outlines its 'Telly Vision'
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Announces plans for complete rollout of TV on demand by early 2006, expansion of on-demand programming, and phased analog switchover

Vitex Launches Fiber Prep Kit
News Wire Feed | 5/13/2005

Vitex introduces Multipack fiber optic cable preparation equipment

Tellabs Upbeat on FTTH for IOCs
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Tellabs sees strong market demand for IOC fiber program

MaxStream Builds Wireless Ethernet Bridge
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

MaxStream releases long-range wireless Ethernet bridge

Wave7, Road 9 Team on FTTP
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Wave7 Optics and Road 9 team up for 7000-subscriber FTTP network in Mexico

Central Glass Intros PON Filters
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Central Glass Co. Ltd. introduces ultra-thin film filters for PON transceivers

NanoOpto Closes C-Round
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

NanoOpto closes C-round of venture financing with two new investors

Asia Netcom Wins Aussie Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

DFAT renews global contract with Asia Netcom

SMC Launches 10-Gbit/s Switch
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

SMC Networks' new 8-port 10-Gbit/s switch blows open network bandwidth

iBasis Interconnects With Econet
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Pan-African network Econet Satellite Services (ESS) has interconnected with the iBasis network for international fixed and mobile voice services

Telewest Turns Q1 Profit
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Reports revenues of £338M, up from £328M in the year-ago quarter, for net income of £1M, compared with a net loss of £4M

DSL.net Cuts Losses in Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Revenue fell from $17.8M to $15.4M, while net loss improved by 50% from $7.1M to $3.5M

Deutsche Telekom Posts Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Deutsche Telekom reports 60% increase in net income from €0.6B to €1.0B, on revenues of €14.4B, up 3.5%

Swisscom Revises Outlook
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

Reports Q1 revenue fell by 1.7% year on year to CHF2.45B; expects revenue to decrease to around CHF9.6B for fiscal 2005 'amid intense competition and price reductions'

AdventNet Enhances App Tester
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2005

AdventNet releases an enhanced version of its QEngine WebTest with Web performance testing

Mintera Names Engineering VP
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Mintera appoints VP of engineering

West Ridge Expands Into Europe
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

West Ridge Networks expands into Europe, demos at TMW in Nice next week

CyOptics Raises $24M
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

CyOptics completes acquisition of TriQuint's optoelectronics division and announces funding

BroadLight Signs Asian Partners
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

BroadLight sets up Asian distributor network

Bay Wins 40G Job
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Bay wins new federal contract for next-gen network

C&W Offers Fixed-Price Voice
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Cable & Wireless launches fixed-line, fixed-price voice package for business

Juniper Works With Tsinghua University
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Juniper Networks announces strategic relationship with Tsinghua University

IBM Extends Midrange Storage
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

IBM introduces its new 4-Gbit/s storage system

Bell Canada Goes Live With Cramer
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Cramer announces that its enterprise OSS solution has gone into live operation at Bell Canada

Teleglobe Reports Q1 Loss
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Teleglobe reports net loss of $8.4M, compared with a net income of $2.5M in the first quarter of 2004

Iceland Telecom Launches Triple-Play
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Iceland Telecom selects Alcatel to upgrade its DSL network and launches IPTV as part of a triple-play package

Sistema Launches Triple-Play Service
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Sistema completes deployment of Alcatel's video solution to offer multimedia services to residential customers in Russia

E-net Uses Acterna Test Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

E-net selects Acterna's Optical Network Management System (ONMS) to monitor the quality of service of its backbone, metro, and fiber access networks

Hanaro Telecom Reports Q1 Profit
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Reports 2.5% revenue growth to KRW357.9B and fourth consecutive quarter of net income, at KRW5.1B

Swisscom Chooses Cisco's CRS-1
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Swisscom selects Cisco's CRS-1 router for its IP next-generation network, to support Ethernet and triple-play services

S&P Puts Bezeq on Watch Negative
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Standard & Poor's places Israel-based Telecom Bezeq's ratings on Watch Negative following announcement of expected sale of controlling 30% stake

ZTE Wins Greek DSLAM Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

ZTE wins additional ADSL contract with Greek fixed-line operator OTE

Tiscali Italia Uses Nortel's WDM
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Tiscali Italia has completed deployment of an optical communications infrastructure from Nortel to support triple-play services

Iskratel Launches MSAN
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Iskratel to introduce its multiservice access node (MSAN) at Moscow's Sviaz/Expo Comm

Asylum Names CTO
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Asylum Telecom appoints Nigel Terry from Falcon-Vision as its chief technical officer

Qwest Promises Value
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Qwest Promise of Value offers enhanced services at no additional cost for existing enterprise customers

Euro Security Market to Hit $1.4B
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Western European security appliance market will reach over $1.4B in 2009, up from around $625M in 2004, according to IDC

MCI Deploys Telarix Software
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

MCI has completed the first two phases of a multi-phase deployment of Telarix’s iXTools to manage its international interconnect business

MCI Picks Tellabs for Converged Access
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

MCI has selected Tellabs's MultiservicePLuS solution for its Converged Packet Access (CPA) network

VDN Chooses Net Insight for Video Net
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Canadian service provider VDN builds media network using Net Insight's Nimbra platform

RadiSys Intros 10-Gbit/s ATCA Module
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

RadiSys announces 10-Gbit/s packet processing module, Promentum ATCA-7010

Optical Solutions Secures GPON Contract
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Project Mutual Telephone Co-op chooses FiberPath 500 FTTP system from Optical Solutions to deliver voice, video, and data services to Twin Falls, Idaho

Vcom Expands in Asia/Pacific
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Canadian broadband equipment manufacturer Vcom opens new Asia-Pacific regional sales headquarters in Sydney

Asia Netcom Completes Tokyo Upgrade
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2005

Asia Netcom completes its DWDM metropolitan network upgrade and expansion in Tokyo

Elma Launches ATCA Chassis
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Elma Electronic announces a 13U AdvancedTCA chassis in the 23" size for ETSI applications

WatchGuard Announces Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

WatchGuard Technologies reports its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2005

Cisco Reports Q3
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Cisco Systems reports third-quarter earnings

Amedia Secures More Financing
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Company has sold additional shares of its Series B 8% convertible preferred stock for gross proceeds of $1.765 million

Trend Micro to Acquire InterMute
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Trend Micro enters into an agreement to acquire InterMute

Glimmerglass Gets New CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Glimmerglass names new president and CEO

Continuous Upgrades Trillium
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Continuous Computing launches new Trillium+plus product line

Ericsson's CEO Boasts
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Carl-Henric Svanberg touts Ericsson's 'superior position' at the company's Capital Markets Day in Stockholm

cVidya, Siemens Team on OSS Project
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

cVidya and Siemens Informatica to provide revenue assurance solution to major European carrier

Nethercomm Appoints CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Nethercomm Corp. appoints Dr. Patrick Nunally as chairman and CEO

Tadiran to Resell XFone VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

XFone 018 and Tadiran Telecom Communication Services in Israel form strategic marketing partnership

Action Engine Starts Developer Network
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Action Engine launches mobile application developer network

Stratex Builds Wireless Ethernet Bridges
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Announces Bridgelink OFDM family

OnFiber Targets Financial Services
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

OnFiber announces financial services offering

Pioneer Picks Entone for IPTV, VOD
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Pioneer Telephone selects Entone for network-wide IPTV and VOD deployment

NTL Trials ADSL2+ With Ericsson
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Ericsson and NTL trial first ADSL2+ turbo-powered broadband in the UK

Amino, BitBand Team for IPTV
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Amino and BitBand to provide advanced IPTV

Extreme Claims Legal Victory
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Extreme Networks announces victory in patent litigation

ECtel Reports Better Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Reports 20% sequential increase in revenues and further reduction in net loss to $0.8 million in Q1

Smart Uses Alloptic for PON
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Smart Telecom selects Alloptic for an expansive FTTP rollout in Ireland

Global Crossing Posts Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Global Crossing announces consolidated first-quarter 2005 results

UGC Reports Q1 Growth
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

UnitedGlobalCom reports record Q1 subscriber growth

NTL Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Reports operating income of £16.4M, compared with an operating loss of £7.3M in 1Q04; adds 58,100 net customers

Wightman Uses Occam, Metaswitch
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Wightman Telecom has selected Occam's BLC 6000 System together with MetaSwitch's VP3510 Class 5 softswitch to migrate from its TDM equipment to IP and Gigabit Ethernet

Afripa Uses VocalTec for VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Pan-African operator Afripa Telecom deploys VocalTec's Essentra equipment to roll out new VOIP services

XO Comms Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

XO Communications boosts revenues by 39% year on year to $361M, which includes revenue from acquired assets of Allegiance Telecom, and cuts net loss from $48.5M to $42.9M

Cox Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Cox Communications reports 11% year-on-year increase in revenues to $1.7B and net income of $27M, down from $57.7M, in its first full quarter since privatization

Softbank Reports Fiscal 2005
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Revenues for the year increased 62% to ¥837B thanks to Softbank's acquisition of Japan Telecom; net loss decreased ¥47.2B to ¥59.9BB

ADVA Reports Improved Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Revenues of €29.1M were up from €23M in 1Q04, and net profit rose to €2.2M from €0.2M

KPN Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Gains market share in both broadband and mobile; net sales decline by 1% following MTA tariff reductions

NTL Sells Irish Cable Operator
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Sells NTL Ireland to MS Irish Cable Holdings for €325M; will use the proceeds to pay down its senior credit facility

OpenTV Offers IPTV Middleware
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Introduces OpenTV Core 2.0 middleware for network operators deploying IPTV services over traditional and hybrid IP networks

Interoute Launches Voice 'Arena'
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Introduces commission-free voice trading exchange Arena, as an extension to its Virtual Voice Network (VVN)

Nortel Wins BT Back Office Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

BT Retail switches to VOIP for its customer contact centers in the UK and India using Nortel Centrex IP

Newport, Operax Team Up
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Newport Networks, developer of session border controllers, partners with Operax, vendor of QOS and bandwidth management products

Telecom Italia Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

Consolidated net income was €656M, up 10.3% compared to the first quarter of 2004

STM, Octasic Partner on VOIP Chips
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2005

STMicroelectronics and Octasic announce agreement for new family of voice-over-packet telecom ICs

Sonus Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Net loss was $3.7M, or $0.01 per share, compared with net income of $3M, or $0.01 per share in 1Q04

Time Warner Telecom Touts Wins
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Time Warner Telecom delivers metro Ethernet to ProHealth; wins contract with Panasonic Avionics

ISS Launches Desktop Protection
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Internet Security Systems launches industry's first managed protection service for desktop firewalls

Anritsu Measures 40G Jitter
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Anritsu introduces first 40G jitter measurement solution conforming to ITU-T O.172

LanOptics Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

LanOptics announces 2005 first-quarter results

Traxi Unveils VOIP Services
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

VOIP/IT firm Traxi Technologies unveils new products and services

InfiniteRoute Names CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Gary Tauss is appointed CEO of InfiniRoute Networks

Fulcrum Raises $20 Million
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Fulcrum Microsystems raises $20 million

Hifn Intros Security Board
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Hifn introduces HIPP HXL security acceleration board

Packet Design Raises $10.5M
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Packet Design raises $10.5 million in new round of venture funding

Report: Ethernet Services Top $2.5B
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Worldwide Ethernet service revenue tops $2.5B in 2004, according to Infonetics Research

Alcatel Lands China Telecom Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Guangdong Telecom will deploy Alcatel's 7750 Service Router to offer triple-play services and advanced Internet access

Juniper Intros New Security Platforms
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Juniper announces two new firewall/VPN systems, six new appliances, and a software upgrade for its IDP product line

COLT Forms Financial Services Team
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

COLT appoints Terry Quigley, recently LogicaCMG's global head of financial messaging, to head its new Financial Services team

Vonage Raises $200M
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Vonage closes $200M financing round, bringing total investment in the company to $408M

Cabletel Uses ZTE
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

ZTE has been awarded a contract to install Bulgaria’s first DWDM network for Cabletel

Fujitsu, Terawave Partner
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Fujitsu Telecommunications Europe and Terawave Communications to jointly develop and bring to market next-generation PON access solutions

SkyStream, Helius Swap Tech
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Sign agreement where each company will license technology from the other in designing IP-based satellite and terrestrial networks

Saudis Invest in Falcon
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Integrated Telecom Company to provide two landing stations for Falcon cable and purchase resilient capacity on the system

Interoute Launches Media Xchange
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Introduces Interoute Media Xchange (IMX), a secure extranet designed for the print and publishing sector

THUS Lands Voice, Data Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

THUS wins new £5M deal to provide and manage voice and data network for financial services provider Standard Life

Report: Broadband Services Ramp Up
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Broadband value-added services revenue more than doubled during 2004 from $3.3B worldwide to $6.9B, according to Point Topic

TDC Buys Dotcom in Sweden
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

TDC buys Swedish LAN infrastructure provider Dotcom Solutions for DK242M

Syntune Appoints New CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Syntune, developer of single-chip tunable lasers, appoints Patrik Evaldsson as CEO

Entrisphere Closes $75M Round
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2005

Access network equipment provider Entrisphere completes $75M series C round

DIGL Warned of Delisting
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Digital Lightwave notified that it is subject to delisting from the Nasdaq; company awaits Nasdaq Listing Qualifications Panel hearing

Priority Telecom Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Priority Telecom sees growth in VOIP, boosting revenues by €1.3M year on year to €25.4M

Slovak Telecom Praises Siebel
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Slovak Telecom says it has accelerated service delivery by 83% using Siebel's CRM software

Otelco Reports Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Rural telephone provider Otelco reports revenues of $12M and net income of $0.8M, or $0.09 per share

Covad Reaches SBC/AT&T Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Covad will provide broadband access to the merged companies, which would help the combined entity expand IP services

SeaChange Reports Q1 Prelims
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Expects revenues of $30M to $32M, down from its previous guidance of $40M, due to delays in booking, shipment or acceptance of orders

SingTel Reports Q4, Full Year
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Net profit for the quarter was S$881M, an increase of 40%, on revenues of S$3.25B

Optus Touts Broadband Success
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

After four consecutive quarters of growth, Optus's net subscribers increased by 270% year on year in Q1

Syndesis Wins at Telecom Italia
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Telecom Italia awards Syndesis major four-year contract to provide new-generation OSS for its IP services

Marconi to Cut 800 Jobs
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Marconi plans 800 layoffs and reorganizes into four business groups

Report: VOIP Adoption on Track
News Wire Feed | 5/6/2005

Enterprise spending on IP voice products was up 46% in 2004, and will grow an additional 9% in 2005, says Infonetics

UTStarcom Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

UTStarcom announces first-quarter 2005 financial results and restructuring plan

TCT Picks ETI for FTTP Provisioning
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

TCT West selects ETI Software's Triad to provision FTTP services

Amedia Raises $10M
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Amedia has closed a private placement of $10 million in principal amount of its two year 8 percent Senior Secured Convertible Debentures

TeleCity Reports Record Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

TeleCity reports a record Q1 turnover of £7.2M

CSG Enhances OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

CSG Systems enables service providers to personalize the customer experience

Tellabs Boasts Hitless Software Upgrades
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Releases ServiceAssured upgrades feature for the Tellabs 8800 multiservice router (MSR) series

Time Warner Picks Tropic's ROADM
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Time Warner selects Scientific-Atlanta-Tropic Networks managed ROADM platform to simplify and accelerate service provisioning

Keopsys Launches CATV Amplifier
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Keopsys touts new uncooled high-power optical fiber amplifiers for CATV applications

Broadwing Posts Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Broadwing reports Q1 revenues of $218.3M, an increase of 49%

Telus Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Earnings per share for the first quarter were 67 cents, up 139% compared with 28 cents for the same period a year ago

MCI Reports Q1 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Revenues of $4.8B were down 12% year on year and net loss was $2M, or $0.01 per share

VocalTec Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Revenues remained flat at $1.1M; net loss fell from $3.8M, or $0.29 per share, to $2.2M, or $0.15 per share

BT Uses Celona's OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

BT becomes first customer of OSS provider Celona Technologies

Arbinet Reports Q1 Profit
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Arbinet-thexchange reports 55% increase in net income $1.3M

ECI Reports Q1 Profit
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

Net income for reached $10.4M or $0.09 per share, compared with a net loss of $1.2M or $0.01 per share in 1Q04

VOIP Service Revenues to Hit $20B
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2005

North American VOIP service revenue topped $1.3B in 2004, and is expected to soar 1,431% to $19.9B in 2009, according to Infonetics

Emcore Reports Q2 Results
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Emcore Corp. reports fiscal 2005 second-quarter and six-month results

NetScout Probes Optical Core
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

NetScout expands its product architecture

Bookham Reports Q3
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Bookham announces third-quarter financial results and updates outlook

Zero-Knowledge Becomes RadialPoint
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Zero-Knowledge Systems rebrands itself as RadialPoint

Verizon Certifies Redback
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Redback Networks achieves 'Verizon Testing Partner' certification

Occam Claims BLC Emergency First
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Occam Networks adds industry first emergency standalone to its BLC 6000 system

SaskTel Picks Alcatel for IP
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

SaskTel selects Alcatel solution to deliver IP services over converged packet network

Zarlink Unveils Ethernet Switch Chips
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Zarlink unveils new packet switching platform targeting advanced access services over Ethernet

Empirix Enhances VOIP Tester
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Empirix tunes Hammer XMS VOIP monitoring system; PowerNet Global selects Hammer XMS for VOIP network testing and monitoring

TeleCayman Picks Nortel
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

TeleCayman launches services in Cayman Islands based on Nortel solutions

ITU to Stage Euro Show
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

ITU unveils new addition to Telecom event portfolio

CAPE Upgrades Its RevenueOffice
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

CAPE Technologies delivers record-breaking version of revenue assurance

Alcatel, Verizon Partner Up
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Alcatel and Verizon expand managed communications solution offer with nationwide availability in US

Spirent Supports Triple-Play Test
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Spirent Communications provides Layer 2-7 tests and expertise to enterprise triple-play test at the University of New Hampshire

Intense Launches in Japan
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

UK innovator launches in Japan

Global Crossing Lands Delta Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Global Crossing is awarded contract by Delta Air Lines

Golden Telecom Reports Q1 Profit
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Golden Telecom announces profitable results for the first quarter of 2005

Bell Canada Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Bell Canada reports solid revenue and EBITDA growth for Q1

iBasis Breaks Even in Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

iBasis reports net income and positive cash flow for first quarter 2005

SBC Picks Amdocs for Billing
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

SBC Communications selects Amdocs for Project Lightspeed

New Edge Adds MPLS to BigFoot
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

New Edge Networks combines MPLS with ‘BigFoot’ coverage

Ingate Earns 3Com Certification
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Ingate Systems earns 3Com enterprise VOIP certification

CGI Launches IPCentricITy
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

CGI Group launches new portfolio of services and software solutions

Verizon, Vonage Partner on VOIP E911
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Vonage contracts with Verizon for nomadic VOIP E911 service

Azure Offers Hosted Revenue Assurance
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Azure launches industry's first hosted service for revenue assurance

Swisscom Cuts Interconnect Rates
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Swisscom Mobile launches price offensive and increases transparency

Bouygues Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Bouygues reports consolidated sales for first quarter of 2005 of 4.8 billion euros

Hungary's Matav Changes Name
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Matáv Group to change its name to Magyar Telekom Group

Claranet Buys Via Net.Works
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Claranet to acquire Via Net.Works for $26.4M in cash

TMF Unveils New OSS Standard
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

TeleManagement Forum introduces new OSS integration standard, the Multi-Technology Operations Systems Interface (MTOSI)

Ciena Targets 3G Carriers
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Ciena announces strategy to help meet operators' backhaul aggregation and transmission needs for 3G evolution

AT&T Wins $16.5M Services Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

AT&T wins three-year global networking contract from United Business Media

Cramer Wins in India, Slovakia
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

VSNL and Slovak Telecom select Cramer's inventory-powered automation solution

TeleGea Wins VOIP OSS Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Bandwidth.com selects TeleGea's VOIP Operating System to unify operations for its new BandwidthVoice service

Sunrise Telecom Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Sunrise Telecom sees seasonal weakness and shipment delays, resulting in drop in sales from $13.8M to $11.7M

Cisco Expands Router Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Cisco introduces new wireless-enabled integrated services routers

AT&T Settles AT Home Claims
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

AT&T settles legal claims related to the bankruptcy of At Home Corp.; agrees to pay $340M

Valaran, QinetiQ Demo NGOSS
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Valaran and QinetiQ deliver new-generation OSS Security demonstrator to UK Ministry of Defence

FTS Hires Former Amdocs Exec
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Formula Telecom Solutions appoints Shaul Ganel as president of its North American division

Comptel Surveys Carriers
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

Survey for Comptel finds 33% of operators using its InstantLink provisioning software for multiple network technologies

PacketFront, Westell Partner on ADSL2+
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2005

PacketFront, Westell develop solution to enhance bit-rate and service capabilities for ADSL2+ users

IPPC Selects Alloptic
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

IP-Phone Connect (IPPC) selects Alloptic for FTTH deployments in Denmark

Solace Intros Message Router
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Solace Systems introduces 3200 Series multiservice message router

Netrake, Level 3 Voice-Enable IM
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Netrake teams with Level 3 to enable a hosted network solution that can improve the audio chat feature for leading ISPs

Terayon Revenues Dip
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Terayon reports first-quarter 2005 results

IDT Reports Q4
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Integrated Device Technology reports Q4 and fiscal year 2005 results

Minerva Hires VP Sales
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Michael Hickerson joins Minerva Networks as senior VP of worldwide sales

Tekelec Posts Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Reports orders of $121.3 million and revenue of $119.4 million

Microsoft to Boost Call Center Efficiency
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Microsoft delivers customer care framework to boost call center efficiency and enhance customer service

CenturyTel Launches MPLS Network
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

CenturyTel launches next-generation PacketCore MPLS network

Fortinet Integrates SSL & IPSec VPNs
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Fortinet to deliver integrated SSL and IPSec VPN functionality in unified threat management systems

Ariel Way to Buy BEST
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Ariel Way to acquire BEST Direct Network

Level 3 Enhances MSN Chat
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Level 3 VOIP infrastructure improves audio chat feature for MSN Messenger users

BellSouth Picks Tekelec Signaling Apps
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

BellSouth Long Distance selects Tekelec's Eagle 5 signaling applications system with integrated LNP

Allot Unveils Latest NetEnforcer
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Allot unveils new NetEnforcer AC-1040 for high-availability environments

Internap Intros VOIP Control Module
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Internap enhances its flow-control platform product line

Ixia Boosts 10-GigE Test
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Introduces industry's highest-density, 10-Gigabit Ethernet test solution

Cisco Intros Security Appliance
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Cisco unveils new multifunction appliance family for adaptive threat defense

Cramer, Nortel Ally on Net Management
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Cramer and Nortel team for network management development

Dacom Deploys Turin
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Korean service provider Dacom will be provisioning a nationwide network with Turin Traverse multiservice transport switch platform

Extreme Boosts Security
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Extreme Networks enhances modular OS for improved application performance and security

LVL7 Scores With Vitesse
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Vitesse delivers fully managed Gigabit Ethernet solutions using LVL7 software

Vitesse Delivers Sonet Grooming Switch
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Vitesse delivers high-density, low-power, 340-Gbit/s Sonet/SDH grooming switch for access and metro equipment

Lightpath Deploys Nortel WDM
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Lightpath launches unique metropolitan continuity service using Nortel WDM system

MCI Trials Converged Access
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

MCI completes trials of its Converged Packet Access technology, which provides a single access network for multiple services

Entrisphere Intros Gear, Gets Grande
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Entrisphere debuts T-Series PON terminals; Grande Communications chooses Entrisphere to drive triple play FTTH network

Ubiquity Preps London IPO
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Ubiquity Software announces intention to float on AIM market of the London Stock Exchange

Micromuse Ups Profit in Q2
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Micromuse reports 50% adjusted (non-GAAP) earnings per share growth for second quarter fiscal 2005

Arroyo Adds Execs
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Arroyo appoints Dr. John Pickens to VP of technology and Tom Foster to VP of national accounts

LDMI Deploys Micromuse OSS
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

LDMI Telecommunications deploys Micromuse's Netcool solutions

Overture Updates Ethernet Access Gear
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Overture Networks introduces new platform to open market for Ethernet services to 90% more US businesses

Hutchison to Take HGCH Private
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Hutchison Telecom moves to take Hutchison Global Communications private

Versatel in Talks With Belgacom
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Versatel announces discussions with Belgacom

Telekom Austria Restructures
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

The management board of Telekom Austria announces changing the organizational structure of the company

MCI Touts Global Ethernet Services
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

MCI expands its Ethernet portfolio with new global connectivity services

EC OKs B'band Funding
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

European Commission endorses public funding for broadband network in Limousin, France

Nakina Lands MCI OSS Deal
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Nakina supplies its next-generation OSS for MCI’s Common Element Management System (CEMS)

Optibase Reports Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Optibase posts net loss of $174,000 or $0.01 per share, compare with net loss of $2.8M in 4Q04 and net income of $1.7M in 1Q04

Band-X Expands VOIP Offering
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Wholesale VOIP provider Band-X now offers VOIP gateway ports and session controller partitions

Juniper Intros Enterprise Infranet
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

'An architectural approach to securing and assuring the delivery of differentiated applications and services across enterprise networks'

SMC Picks Vativ for 10 GigE
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

SMC Networks selects Vativ's 10-GigE over CAT-5e cable technology for use with its switch products

TWT Narrows Q1 Loss
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Ethernet helps boosts revenues for Time Warner Telecom, which cut net loss from $38.8M, or 0.34 per share, to $35.2M, or $0.30 per share

TeliaSonera Tests Converged Voice
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

TeliaSonera tests integrated mobile and IP telephony in Denmark

Adtran Struts at N+I
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Introduces network productivity suite, n-Command, and a new Adtran Operating System (AOS) for NetVanta products, version 9.1

Spirent Unveils New Ethernet Tester
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Launches Spirent TestCenter Ethernet Test System for ultra-high density enterprise and metro Ethernet networks

Saudis Opt for Satellite Broadband
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Alcatel delivers a two-way satellite broadband Internet access network for Almisehal Group in Saudi Arabia

TDC Reports Q1, Gives Outlook
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Revenues were up by 9% to DKK 11.1B for net income of DKK 1.0B; upgrades outlook for Q1 net income by DKK 0.1B to DKK 3.7B

Ulticom Unveils Q1 Prelims
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

'Slowdown in carrier spending' means Ulticom expects lower sales of around $14M for earnings of $0.05 to $0.06 per share

Iliad Reports Q1 Numbers
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Posts consolidated revenues of €163.1M, up 56% year on year; increases subscriber base by 150,000

Dacom Picks Commverge, Turin
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

CommVerge Solutions provides Dacom with multiservice transport switching from Turin Networks

Juniper Completes Kagoor, Redline Buys
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Closes the acquisitions of SBC provider Kagoor Networks and Redline Networks, a developer of Application Front End (AFE) technology

Quake Lowers LX4, CX4 Power
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Quake Technologies announces availability of the QT2045, a third-generation PHY for 10GBASE-LX4 and 10GBASE-CX4 applications

Circadiant Signs Korean Distributor
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Circadiant Systems signs Unitel as its exclusive distributor in South Korea for its Optical Standards Testers

Marconi to 'Pursue All Strategic Options'
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Says it 'recognises the need to refocus its business in the light of BT's decision'; plans to cut costs, jobs

Agere Announces GigE Chip
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2005

Accton Technology Corp. has selected Agere's new chip solution for use in its Ethernet switching products

Vitesse Announces Ethernet Blitz
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Vitesse samples octal GigE-over-copper transceivers for SMB and enterprise systems

PSC Uses Optibase for IPTV
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Perry-Spencer Rural Telephone Cooperative deploys Optibase's IPTV streaming platform, MGW 5100

Performance Intros TDM/IP Processor
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Performance Technologies expands its line of TDM/IP edge bridging processors

Aventail Unifies VPN Control
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Aventail declares IPSec challenge with aggressive trade-in campaign; intros single, unified solution for universal application reach

Qwest Gives Up on MCI
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Qwest responds to MCI's endorsement of Verizon's latest bid

Laurel Networks Drops in on Video
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Laurel Networks delivers 'drop-in' IP video routing solution

Juniper, Avaya Sign MOU
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Companies sign global strategic partnership memorandum of understanding

Juniper Announces J-Partner Program
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Juniper Networks announces J-Partner Service Affiliation Program

Net.com Targets Enterprise VOIP
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Net.com customizes its Shout platform to deliver VOIP migration appliance (VMA)

Arbor Targets Service Providers
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Arbor Networks launches new network security and management platform for service providers

AT&T Intros New IP Services
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

AT&T announces integrated portfolio of IP communications services

Equant, UMS Deploy Alert System
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Equant to deliver with UMS world's first multi-channel alert system

Aktino Launches MIMO on Copper
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Aktino enables service providers to deliver business-class broadband services on copper

Advantage Telecom Picks Encore
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Advantage Telcom to distribute Encore Networks IP+Legacy VPN network access products

3 Selects Transmode
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

3 in Denmark selects optical network from Transmode

Broadcom Tackles Carrier Ethernet
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Broadcom unveils scaleable carrier-class Ethernet router silicon optimized for service provider markets

Light Reading Launches LRTV
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

LRTV provides free, broadcast-quality video via the Internet from the world's largest resource for telecommunications information and analysis

Nortel Reports Q4
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Nortel reports results for the fourth quarter and year 2004; provides status update

ZyXEL Selects Ikanos
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Ikanos's FX 100100 chipset is selected by ZyXEL for its end-to-end, interactive, triple-play solutions

PacketFront, Ementor Win City Net
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

PacketFront and Ementor develop state-of-the-art city network in Karlskrona, Sweden

LightPointe Claims Wireless Reliability
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

LightPointe launches FlightStrata 100 XA

MCI Board Says Verizon Offer's Superior
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

MCI receives increased offer from Verizon and MCI board concludes it is superior

Verizon Amends Terms With MCI
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Verizon announces amended agreement with MCI for $26 per share

ADVA Upbeat on Q1
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

Company's Q1 revenue hits €29.1 million

SiNett Makes WLAN Moves
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2005

SiNett delivers its OneRunner reference platform for unified enterprise networks; teams with NextHop and SafeNet

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