Column: FCC Approves Telcordia for Local Number Portability

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By Matthew Friedman of Technology Law Group The Federal Communications Commission has unanimously approved the recommendation of the North American Numbering Council (NANC) that Telcordia serve as the next local number portability administrator (LNPA). The LNPA is charged with administering the local number portability database and ensuring that the porting of telephone numbers occurs in […]

Easton Telecom Announces Digital Voice


Easton Telecom Services, a voice and data telecommunications provider, has announced its newest service offering, Easton Digital Voice (EDV). The service is available to businesses nationwide. EDV offers hosted, trunk and primary rate interface line options. Easton has partnered with a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) provider to deliver EDV. The company said that the platform gives Easton […]

Global Capacity CRO to Speak at WAN Summit

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Global Capacity‘s Chief Revenue Officer, Ben Edmond, will present at the WAN Summit New York 2015, taking place April 27-28, 2015 at the Helen Mills Event Space and Theater in New York, NY. The WAN Summit brings together corporate WAN strategists and service provider executives to discuss common challenges, gain new perspectives and build business relationships […]

Avnet Appoints LatAm Vice President

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Avnet Technology Solutions, has promoted Eduardo Barron to vice president of Avnet Technology Solutions, Latin America and the Caribbean. In his new role, Barron will be responsible for developing and executing the operating group’s strategy in Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as managing the region’s operations. Barron previously served as the vice president and […]

XO Communications Launches HPBX Concierge

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XO Communications (XO) has launched HPBX Concierge, a “touch-free” feature for its hosted PBX (HPBX) service. While customers already have the ability to manage their HPBX services online, they can now opt to leverage Concierge, a personalized service that enables XO account administrators to change, add or delete phone numbers and modify certain features for […]