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A Battle without a Plan

There is the story of a man on a journey that did not know where he was going, had no idea on how to get there and was never sure when he arrived. That seems very illogical in today’s world with all the GPS, maps and travel assistance available. Yet in today’s competitive telecommunications arena there is the perception that we do not need to plan anything because of the uncertainty of technology and unresolved financial high cost support ICC, USF and CAF2.
Written by Michael Beecher at 00:00

What does CALEA have to do with the FBI & NSA?

The Communication Assistance for Law Enforcement Act (CALEA) has recently been thrown into the national spotlight. With Eric Snowden exposing NSA secrets and the FBI submitting a controversial surveillance court order to Verizon, Americans are beginning to question the security of their communications.
Written by Kevin Kutcher at 13:00

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Rural Call Completion Problem Receives High Profile Attention

For over a couple of years now, a serious call completion problem has impacted rural America and CHR Solutions’ clients. Telephone calls into rural parts of the country are not being completed properly, creating at best a nuisance for rural customers, but at worst, a potentially life threatening situation, as important public safety calls are not being delivered. It’s an issue that has been brought to the attention of the FCC, which recently took action against Level 3 regarding the problem.
Written by Kevin Kutcher at 10:00

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Research Suggests Local Governments Will Turn to the Cloud to Help Economic Growth

Cloud services and uptake of other new platforms for communication, data sharing and application development will play a key role in enabling budget-strained city and municipal government leaders to deliver economic growth while meeting sustainable development goals, according to a new report from Navigant Energy Practice's Pike Research.
Written by Kevin Kutcher at 10:45

There, He Said It

Lowell McAdam, Verizon’s new CEO, recently conducted an interesting and wide ranging interview with securities analyst Andrew Decker of Guggenheim Securities. Outlining Verizon’s strategic direction to Wall investors, McAdam described Verizon’s belief that their wireless 4G LTE will continue to provide top line growth and bottom line results. See the full transcript here.
Written by Kevin Kutcher at 10:00