Telarus launches Ethernet lit buildings tool

August 8, 2007

Telarus today announced the launch of a new marketing web site that focuses on businesses looking for Ethernet over Copper (EoC), Ethernet over Serial (DS1), fast (100 mbps) and gigabit (1 gbps) Ethernet broadband availability: ShopforEthernet. The web site, powered by GeoQuote and Google maps, enables the general public to search for lit buildings where broadband carriers have a physical presence. The results are displayed on a dynamically generated map for easy viewing.

Ethernet lit building
“We are very excited about the launch of ShopforEthernet,” commented Adam Edwards, president of Telarus. “Giving the public visibility into the location of telecommunications equipment is a major advance in this industry, which has traditionally kept this information very close to the vest.”
Finding “lit” buildings where Ethernet broadband is available is very important to larger companies with high bandwidth requirements. By plugging in directly to a telecommunications carrier via Ethernet, customers avoid the expensive loop charges assessed by the local phone company.

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Qwest Launches Networx Enterprise Services

July 27, 2007

Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) today launched the leading-edge voice, data, IP and video services, including managed and secure advanced data networks, it is offering on the GSA Networx Enterprise contract. The company also opened its newly expanded state-of-the-art network operations center (NOC) in Arlington, Va., to serve federal customers under the Networx program. Read the rest of this entry »


Networks Best Enable Enterprise Mobility

July 27, 2007

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has announced that 72 percent of businesses expect to migrate mobile voice and data applications to an Internet Protocol (IP) network by next year, according to a global survey conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) on behalf of AT&T. 

The global survey of 395 senior executives reveals that mobile use is most extensive among senior management in Europe, with 91 percent of respondents reporting common use. By 2010, the business use of mobile phones and other devices by management and sales staff will be nearly universal and is expected to escalate among customer service, information technology (IT), marketing staff and field workers. Read the rest of this entry »


Level 3 Q2 2007

July 27, 2007
Level 3 Reports Second Quarter 2007 Results
  • Consolidated Revenue of $1.052 billion
  • Net Loss of $202 million, or $0.13 per share
  • Consolidated Adjusted EBITDA of $193 million
  • Completed acquisition of Servecast Limited, a provider of live and on-demand video management and streaming services in July 2007 Read the rest of this entry »

Telarus Launches VARSearch 3.0

July 25, 2007

DRAPER, Utah – July 23, 2007 – Today Telarus, parent company of VARNetwork.com, announced the release of VARSearch 3.0, the next generation in logic that matches customers looking for networking and telephony equipment with Value Added Resellers. VARSearch 3.0 can be found in action on varnetwork.com and on hundreds of private branded affiliate sites throughout the Internet. “The secret to our VAR program is our ability to match up customers with the right VAR partners” commented Robert Butler, Director of VAR Network. “VARSearch 3.0 is the brains behind the decision making process and takes into account the services the VAR offers, prior customer feedback, and activity level in order to find the best match.” Read the rest of this entry »


PAETEC Offers Data Backup, Recovery, Dedicated Servers

July 25, 2007

PAETEC Holding Corp. (NASDAQ GS: PAET) today announced the availability of its Data Backup and Recovery, Dedicated Server, and Web Hosting solutions. Hardware and software failures, human error, viruses and theft, environmental disasters. Business operations can be disrupted in numerous ways; having a continuity plan in place prior to when disaster strikes can save your business. Read the rest of this entry »


Joost selects Level 3 for IPtv bandwidth

July 25, 2007

Level 3 Communications’ European Markets Group today announced that it has been selected by JoostTM to support its broadcast-quality Internet television service. Under the terms of the agreement, Level 3 will provide Joost with network solutions including high speed Internet access and colocation services in North America and Europe. Read the rest of this entry »