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- IP communications save big bucks and time. // Caribbean Business;4/6/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 13, p33
The article cites key survey findings indicating significant cost savings from the use of Internet Protocol communication (IPC) systems. The research also projected that 50% of all telephony traffic minutes worldwide will be through IPC systems by 2006. The increasing presence and usage of IPC...
- Ringing in the change. Bratby, Robert // Lawyer;11/29/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 46, p24
Discusses the approaches of regulators in major countries in dealing with the issues raised by the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephony. Impetus to the rapid take-up of VoIP; Conditions imposed on VoIP operators in Great Britain; Interconnection charges payable by European providers.
- Fewer statistics, cheaper calls. Elliott, Richard // Telecommunications - International Edition;Sep2004, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p44
Discusses the impact of voice over Internet protocol (VOIP) on the telecommunications industry. Definition of VOIP calls; Biggest pricing benefit to international voice call consumers; Improved VOIP quality due to developments in switching technology.
- The Final Barrier for VoIP. Jackson, Donny // Telephony;5/31/2004, Vol. 245 Issue 11, p50
Reports on debates concerning the voice over Internet protocol (VoIP). Social obligations required of VoIP providers; Debate on who should write VoIP rules; Role of VoIP in unbunled network.
- Service Interworking: United We Stand. O'Keefe, Sue // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Apr2004, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p21
Focuses on service interworking technology. Convergence of telephone and voice over Internet protocol technology and services; Tunneling of protocols.
- To keep using the landline for calls or move to VoIP? Clitheroe, Paul // Money (Australia Edition);May2007, Issue 90, p24
The article compares the benefits of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) and traditional landline. Local call costs can be more than 40 percent lower with VoIP. VoIP could reduce telephony expenses of people operating a small business and making plenty of distance calls. If one is using VoIP to...
- VoIP comes calling. Fitzgerald, Michael // Inc.;Jun2006, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p52
The article features several voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) services. In Zfone, VoIP calls are routed over the Internet which means they can be hacked just like E-mails. But the software encrypts and secures VoIP communications. The BroadSoft system can ring up to 10 numbers simultaneously...
- VoIP row escalates after OFTA's 'green light' speech. Tanner, John C. // Telecom Asia;Oct2004, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p15
Reports on the escalation of the controversy over internet telephony-based services in Hong Kong. Conditions to market the telecommunication system in the region; Plans of the Office of the Telecommunications Authority to regulate the system's services; Complaints over internet telephony...
- Tip of the Iceberg. Diba, Ahmad // Fortune;10/9/2000, Vol. 142 Issue 8, p58
Discusses the impact of voice over Internet protocol (VOIP) technology on the telecommunication and Internet industries. Use of VOIP in routing telephone calls over the Internet; Impact of broadband technology on the quality of VOIP signals; Outlook for the sale of telephone service by Internet...