Cable's Voice Getting Louder
IP phone service provider Vonage Holdings Corp. announced this week that Armstrong Cable the nation's 17th largest cable MSO, would start reselling its service, which allows customers to use their high-speed Internet connections to provide inexpensive, all-you-can-eat phone service (see Vonage Teams With Cable Co). Vonage's service is also sold nationwide by EarthLink Inc., one of the nation's largest ISPs.
The Vonage partnership isn't a huge blow to incumbent phone carriers in Armstrong's five-state coverage area, but it serves as yet another warning sign for the traditional phone services.
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— Phil Harvey, Senior Editor, Light Reading