The Qwest For Voice Portals
- Qwest recently announced plans to offer VoIP in Minnesota. Will other RBOCs pursue a similar strategy? Yedwab, David H.; Spiwak, Lawrence J. // America's Network;12/1/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 18, p11
Share's an author's view on the plans of Qwest to offer voice over Internet telephony (VoIP) in Minnesota. Minnesota Commission's ruling on VoIP; Companies offering the same line of product; Expectation from the telecommunication industry in 2004.
- Qwest to Bring VoIP to All Customers. Smetannikov, Max; Scanlon, Bill // Interactive Week;10/15/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 40, p14
Reports on the transition of Qwest Communications International from circuit switching technology into the voice-over-Internet Protocol technology. Significance of the technology shift; Purpose of the series of upgrade offered by Nortel for Qwest.
- An attractive option for IP telephony. Edwards, Morris // Communications News;Mar2000, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p116
Deals with the option of outsourcing for Internet protocol (IP) telephony to a service provider. Expected increase in the worldwide revenue of IP telephony; Companies that are the dominant wholesale providers of IP telephony; Benefits of the service of Qwest Communications International; Plans...
- Agents Burned By Carriers' 2007 Commission Plans. Neel, Dan // CRN;2/5/2007, Issue 1228, p25
The article reports that telecommunication agents in the U.S. feel the need to diversify their services offerings and branch out even further into VoIP and wireless technology because of carrier's commission plans for 2007. Verizon Communications Inc. and Qwest Communications International Inc....
- Qwest extends long-distance data service availability. Duffy, Jim // Network World;11/10/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p20
Reports on Qwest Communications Inc.'s offering of long-distance data and Internet protocol services to businesses and government agencies in the U.S. Significance of the move to Qwest; Benefits to customers.
- SBC, QWEST PURSUE VoLP MIGRATIONS. Vittore, Vince; Fitchard, Kevin // Telephony;12/1/2003, Vol. 244 Issue 24, p6
Reports on the efforts of Internet telephony companies SBC Communications Inc. and Qwest Communications Inc. to improve both companies' businesses in the changing global market. Products offered by both companies; Marketing strategies; Distinct business qualities of both companies.
- New Telecomm Options for Southern New Mexico. // New Mexico Business Journal;Mar2006, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p8
Reports on the upgrades undertaken by Qwest Communications to its state-of-the-art communications network since 2000. Amount invested by the telecommunication company in its communications network; Cost effectiveness of the voice over the Internet technology; Benefits of the services provided...
- QWEST HALTS VoIP CHARGES. Bischoff, Glenn // Telephony;5/3/2004, Vol. 245 Issue 9, p10
Reports on Qwest Communications' decision to stop imposing access charges on certain voice-over-IP calls that connect to the public network. Advantage of the decision to the company; Goal for the move.
- Special Ops: Move to Next-Gen Switching Portends Potential Big Change in Opex. Vittore, Vince // Telephony;5/17/2004, Vol. 245 Issue 10, p32
Focuses on the debate over the use of the next generation telecommunication switching systems in the U.S. Transition from circuits to packets; Controversy over the launch of consumer Internet telephony service by Qwest Communications Inc.; Concern over operational savings derived from packet...