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ENTONE & EDGEWARE PARTNER TO OFFER INTEGRATED IPTV SOLUTION FOR HIGH-GROWTH MARKETS

Industry Leaders Streamline Content Delivery For Rapid Acceleration of IPTV Deployments


Entone, Inc., a leading provider of IPTV home connectivity solutions, and Edgeware, the provider of revolutionary server systems for network deployed on-demand TV, announced today that Entone’s market leading IP video gateways and media hubs are fully integrated with Edgeware’s widely-deployed video-on-demand (VOD) servers.


This collaborative effort provides service operators a more efficient and cost-effective IPTV solution that can be quickly and easily deployed to enable advanced services, such as time-shifted TV, VOD, whole-home digital video recorder (DVR), and online media services, using advanced codecs such as MPEG-4 (H.264/AVC).


“Partnering with a world-class company like Edgeware further strengthens our presence in the market,” said Yves van Hecke, Director of Business Development, EMEA at Entone. “Our complementary technologies will enable service providers to accelerate their time to more

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IntelePeer to Showcase Communications as a Service Innovations That Enhance Business Processes at ITExpo

IntelePeer Experts To Share Insights in Cloud Communications, HD Voice and Web 2.0 Panel Discussions


SAN MATEO, Calif. – September 1, 2009 – IntelePeer Inc., a leader in hosted on-demand rich media communications, will showcase Communications as a Service (CaaS) Voice 2.0 innovations that enhance business communications at the ITEXPO taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, September 1-3, 2009.


Show attendees can see the demonstrations in IntelePeer’s booth, No. 412, in the ITEXPO exhibit hall, which is open September 2, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. and September 3, 11:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. For conference attendees, IntelePeer experts will also share their insights and perspectives on conference panels exploring topics that include communications from the cloud, HD voice, and Web 2.0.


“Not surprisingly, the cost-benefits of CaaS services have fueled tremendous market growth over the past year, yet organizations are just beginning to understand more

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Nortel Leverages Sigma Auto-Provisioning for Carrier IP Powered Business Solution

Allows Carriers to ‘Turn On’ SIP Devices and Services Quickly and Cost Effectively for Residential and Business Subscribers


Boosting its efforts to help service providers deliver the latest business voice and multimedia IP solutions to end users, Nortel* [OTC: NRTLQ] Carrier VoIP and Application Solutions (CVAS) has expanded its collaboration with Sigma Systems **, a leading provider of advanced IP service fulfillment solutions.


Nortel’s IP Powered Business Solution with the Device Provisioning Manager (DPM) will enable service providers to easily auto-configure and provision business and residential end-user SIP devices and VoIP phone lines. This capability will allow business and residential subscribers to use their IP phones and devices more quickly, because the devices will automatically locate the server, load the latest software and register to the appropriate VoIP call server.


“Nortel’s new capability addresses a complex and time-consuming phase that service providers face more

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Nortel Extends #1 Leadership Position in Global Carrier VoIP According to Infonetics Research and Dell’Oro

Nortel CVAS Leads Carrier Softswitch Market with 30.2 Percent Global Share


Nortel* [OTC: NRTLQ] Carrier VoIP and Application Solutions (CVAS) continues to receive recognition from leading analyst firms, Infonetics Research and Dell’Oro Group whose recently published reports rank Nortel as the global leader with the largest revenues in the carrier IP market for the second quarter of 2009.


According to Infonetics Research’s recent report, Service Provider VoIP Equipment and Subscribers Market Share, Size, and Forecasts - 2Q09 , Nortel kept its global leadership position for carrier softswitches with 30.2 percent market share. Furthermore, according to Infonetics, during the second quarter of 2009, Nortel kept its position as the dominant softswitch supplier in both North America and EMEA.


“Our Service Provider VoIP report found that Nortel extended its revenue market share lead in the worldwide carrier VoIP market during the second quarter of 2009,” said Diane more

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AMT Opens New Era with State-of-the Art Distribution Facility

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fl., August 24, 2009 - Advanced Media Technologies (AMT), one of the leading large broadband electronics equipment distributors, has moved to a new 50,000 square foot facility in order to accommodate an ever-increasing customer demand from its broadband service provider clientele. Located in Deerfield Beach, the modern standalone distribution facility will significantly expand AMT’s engineering, stocking, and production capabilities.


While the company’s new facility may be a short distance from its original location, its management sees the transition as a very big move for AMT’s standing in the marketplace.


“Our customers have come to depend on AMT for the shortest lead times and expert technical response on a variety of brand names,” says Ken Mosca, AMT’s President. “This new state-of-the-art distribution facility will help ensure that our customers are provided the high level of service and technical expertise they have come to expect from AMT more

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Hyatt Regency Paris-Charles De Gaulle Provides it’s Guests with an Innovative New International Telephone Service


Hyatt Regency Paris-Charles de Gaulle is pleased to be one of the first hotels in Europe to offer its customers unprecedented value in international telephone service. Hyatt Regency Paris-Charles de Gaulle chose the TravelTalk system, the flagship product of Clasix. In an economic environment where cost reduction is an important factor for the traveller, TravelTalk offers call packages priced from €5.95 including VAT for up to 60 minutes of international calling.


Thierry Guillot, general manager of the hotel, commented: “We were looking for a solution where we could offer our customers a high-quality service at a lower rate than a laptop or a phone card, so that our customers would be encouraged to use this new system. TravelTalk can save our clients or their company around €100 per stay.”


Hyatt Regency Paris-Charles de Gaulle, the first business hotel in the area of the airport at Roissy, more

Hospitality Consulting Services Chooses Clasix to Provide its TravelSuite Multimedia family of Services including TravelTalk, TravelConnect, TravelVision, and TravelExchange.


Hospitality Consulting Services (HCS), an International technology and telecommunications consulting company serving the hospitality industry, has teamed with Clasix, Inc., as a preferred partner, to develop and deploy IP based voice, high-speed Internet access, and video solutions for hotels worldwide, over Clasix’s dual stack IPv6/IPv4 hospitality focused network.


“HCS is very excited about the new technology that Clasix has developed to allow the deployment of IP based Voice, High-Speed Internet Access, and TV/Video services in a hotel environment,” said Tom Mayer, president of Hospitality Consulting Services. “One of our biggest challenges has been to find a single company like Clasix that can deploy all of these services on one network using the Next Generation IPv6 platform, with IPv4 layered on the same network to allow for ongoing support and migration of current IPv4 applications. This way our hotels are investing in their future, but can implement at more

Agito Networks FMC Customer Wins CIO 100 Award, Distinguished for Innovative Practices Leading to Substantial Business Results

Anthony Marano Company Earns CIO Magazine’s Honor Recognizing Companies that Exemplify the Highest Level of Operational and Strategic Excellence in IT


SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Aug. 18, 2009 – Agito Networks, Inc., the company delivering innovative solutions in enterprise mobility, today announced that customer Anthony Marano Company is a recipient of the 2009 CIO 100 Award. The 22nd annual award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology. Anthony Marano Company was distinguished for its enterprise fixed mobile convergence (eFMC) project, which is powered by Agito Networks’ RoamAnywhere Mobility Router.


“This year’s CIO 100 awards draw well-deserved attention to companies that are both innovating and creating business value with IT despite the economic downturn,” said Maryfran Johnson, Editor in Chief of CIO magazine & events. “These winners are an inspiration to businesses everywhere.”


“The CIO 100 more

Global-i© (Gi) Launches Gi GTMâ„¢ Suite of Go-to-Market Services for Communications and IT Clients

Herndon, VA (PRWEB) August 5, 2009 — Global-i, Inc. (www.globaliconsulting.com), a provider of technology-management consulting and project-based outsourcing services to the Communications & IT industry, announced today that it is launching its Global-i GTMâ„¢ Suite of Go-to-Market and Launch Management Services for meeting New/Enhanced Products and Services Launch needs and Infrastructure Deployment/Systems Integration Rollout needs of Converged Communications & IT Clients.


The services will benefit Communications and IT clients launching products and services through a fully-gated product lifecycle management (PLM/SDLC) process and/or rolling out its infrastructure deployment/systems integration initiative via a thorough implementation process. The company will provide the services via fixed-fee consulting and managed outsourcing. The fixed-fee service will be a custom service and will be developed per the needs of the client and delivered via Global-i GTMâ„¢ service directly from Global-i offices. The service can also be delivered as a contracted service via Global-i ExpertConsultantâ„¢ service more

ADVANCED MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES LAUNCHES INTEGRATION DIVISION

jcm_left_angle_2.jpgDEERFIELD BEACH, FL., August 4th, 2009- AMT is proud to welcome Juan Carlos Marchesini as Director of the Systems Integration Division. Marchesini brings more than 25 years of technical and management experience to AMT, combining a broad range of technical planning, integration and field expertise with specific focus on the CATV and Telco fields. In his new role, Juan Carlos will be responsible for all aspects of the Company’s Technical Support, including engineering and installation services. “I’m very excited with the possibilities of AMT. They have concentrated their efforts on offering the best products and most advanced technologies to their customers, and I believe the Company is well positioned to take the concept of System Integration to the highest level. AMT has a group of remarkable Sales Associates, with a deep knowledge of the different products being distributed by the Company. When combined with more

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