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 »

Free411 on Skype

July 24, 2007

Jingle Networks’ 1-800-FREE411 service will now give U.S. Skype users (using Skype 3.5 for Windows) a free directory assistance service without the $2 to $3 fees typically charged by telephone carriers for regular 411 calls.

With over 200 million calls to 1-800-FREE411, Skype users can join the millions of other U.S.-based consumers who are already taking advantage of 1-800-FREE411’s free directory assistance service. Skype users will get the same caller experience that all 1-800-FREE411 callers receive, while also receiving a Skype alert containing the requested phone number, which allows them to click the phone number link and connect directly to the listing via a SkypeOut™ call. Skype users can facilitate easy connection to 1-800-FREE411 by adding “Free411USA” to their Skype contact list. Read the rest of this entry »

Telarus Launches MARS (Master Agent Reporting System) for Telecom Agents

July 20, 2007

Telarus Inc. today announced the release of a new private-labeled back office software: MARS, which is an acronym for Master Agent Reporting System. Unlike other telecom agency management software developed by “off the shelf” manufacturers and branded by master agents, Telarus’ MARS was created in-house to the exact specifications of agents who are users of the system. Read the rest of this entry »

Qwest Offers Windows LiveTM Services

July 12, 2007

Qwest Communications is the first communications provider in the U.S. to collaborate with Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) to offer Qwest Broadband with Windows Live services, a new customizable and intuitive way for customers to enhance their online experiences. See www.qwest.com/internethelp/windowslive or contact us for more information. Read the rest of this entry »

Qwest Furnishes IKEA

July 2, 2007

Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) today announced a renewed agreement to provide IKEA North America Services, LLC with voice and data services for 32 locations nationwide. IKEA has been a Qwest customer for more than eight years and recently renewed its agreements because the technologies Qwest delivers have increased IKEA’s efficiency in its retail stores, distribution centers, contact center, and at its corporate headquarters in Pennsylvania.”Qwest has been an extremely dependable partner for our business, and we’re pleased with both the technology we receive as well as the ongoing relationship and service we get with the account team,” said Bill Wolff, corporate network manager, IKEA North America Services, LLC. “For years we’ve relied on Qwest’s national fiber network as the backbone of our communications infrastructure.”

“IKEA has grown significantly over the last eight years, and we’ve been able to scale to meet their needs as their business takes off,” said Tom Richards, executive vice president, business markets group for Qwest. “Businesses often expand rapidly, and Qwest is a nimble service provider that can keep up with their fast-paced growth.” Read the rest of this entry »