Verizon deploys OC48 router to router

November 14, 2007

Verizon Business has deployed one of the first router-to-router 40Gbps (OC-768) circuits carrying live traffic using Juniper Networks high-performance T-series core routers. These fully functional 40Gbps (gigabits per second) interconnections between backbone routers are carrying production Internet traffic between Washington D.C. and Chicago as well as production voice, data and video traffic on Verizon’s multi protocol label switching (MPLS) network between Washington D.C. and New York City.

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Verizon Business Provides Rate That Gives Wholesale Customers Greater Ability to Manage Costs

September 12, 2007

Verizon Business is offering wholesale customers an additional pricing option that provides a detailed breakdown of the rates that are used to calculate the customers’ monthly bills for Verizon Business’ network services.

The new pricing option, Operating Company Number (OCN)-Based Billing, provides rates based on the underlying local exchange carrier (LEC) and geographic region for delivering voice and IP calls over the Verizon Business global network. This enables wholesale customers to better manage costs.  Read the rest of this entry »

Verizon Business Completes Cybertrust Acquisition

July 10, 2007

Verizon Business is now the leading provider of managed security services to business and government customers worldwide with the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Cybertrust. Read the rest of this entry »

Microsoft Call for Free powered by Verizon

June 5, 2007

Consumers searching online at for businesses such as area restaurants, hotels or car dealerships can now conveniently click to make free PC-to-phone calls to many advertisers, using the power of the Verizon Business IP network. Read the rest of this entry »

Verizon’s VoIP pattents and Vonage / Verizon

April 10, 2007

This post will serve as a container for links to posts and articles regarding Verizon’s VoIP patterns and Vonage’s infringement.

 Techdirt: Prior Art On Verizon’s VoIP Patents

Techdirt: Judge ruling on Vonage

Verizon Business 2006 Ethernet Provider of the Year

October 31, 2006

Verizon Business is the winner of the 2006 Ethernet Provider of the Year Award for Market Leadership.The award — from Heavy Reading, a leading industry analyst firm — recognizes Verizon Business’ success in the marketplace, broad and expansive service portfolio, geographic coverage and impressive revenue growth. Read the rest of this entry »

Verizon tests TelePresence

October 24, 2006

Cisco TelePresence

Verizon business will start testing Cisco’s TelePrecence with customer trials. Cisco’s TelePresence works over IP NGN (Internet Protocol Next Generation). Check the video on this page: link , it is actually a pretty cool system! Also be sure to read this blog post from Scobleizer

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