On February 26th, 2015 the Federal Communications Commission adopted new rules to be enforced by the FCC intended to protect an open internet, also known as Net Neutrality. Despite conservative opposition, the rules will prevent internet providers from controlling the...
Port Requests article by Christy Belcher.   PORT REQUESTS Whether you consider them to be the lifeblood of your business or the bane of your existence, port requests are a fact of life when you are a RespOrg. The entire...
As if Local Number Portability were not difficult enough, the NPAC system has now been embroiled in Capitol Hill’s fears of Chinese espionage. According to The Washington Post, Telcordia—a subsidiary to Swedish telecom giant Eriksson—violated terms of their proposed contract...
By Christophe Adrien for ATL Communications   It took ten years for the FCC to recognize the innate problems in denying VoIP providers direct numbering access. Forcing small IP-based providers to acquire numbers through a third party, often their direct...