TITLE

VoIP Gets Wake-up Call

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;6/27/2008, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article unveils the plan of T-Mobile USA to launch a $10 per month home phone service across the U.S. The plan is said to have raised shock waves in the Internet voice industry. According to Moe Tanabian, a principal with IBB Consulting, such plan marks voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) as a standalone business. He adds that VoIP is a valuable plug-in service that is why venture capital (VC) investments are being made on such service.
ACCESSION #
36826895

 

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