TITLE

Ready Or Not: VoIP Is On Its Way

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;3/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of the emergence of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) networks on wireless and landline telephone carriers. Number of handsets combining cellular and wireless fidelity which were sold in 2004; Companies that adopted VoIP; Survey by In-Stat on adoption rates for VoIP services. INSETS: GSM Group Seeks VoIP Roaming;SpectraLink Sees Sales Climb.
ACCESSION #
16289211

 

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