Re: [WISPA] VoIP/PBX Gateway appliance

2006-03-05 Thread Rick Smith
the problem is, Johnny's in an area where his local C.O. isn't tapped by the major LNP-able VOIP or Voice guys. No one, and I've looked and spoken to many, has 337-774 portable... JohnnyO wrote: Ok - #1 - This customer has had the same phone # at this location for 20+ years - They do

Re: [WISPA] VoIP/PBX Gateway appliance

2006-03-05 Thread Mac Dearman
The fact that you may not be able to port that particular number shouldnt be a problem. I would never take 100% of the POTS lines out of any business any way. Roll that important number into the * box as an inbound line only and have it roll over the calls to the VoIP lines. It would never do

[WISPA] ATT merging with BellSouth

2006-03-05 Thread Frank Muto
NYT/WSJ ATT Inc. is nearing the acquisition of BellSouth Corp. for roughly $65 billion, people familiar with the situation said Saturday evening. A deal could be announced as early as Monday, these people said. Final terms of the deal could not be learned Saturday evening, but these people said

Re: [WISPA] ATT merging with BellSouth

2006-03-05 Thread Alex Huppenthal
Google's market cap is $126 billion.. Still smaller than this new company, but close. Start a company with google's vision but for telcom and get a $150 billion market cap.. :-) On Mar 5, 2006, at 9:56 AM, Frank Muto wrote: NYT/WSJ ATT Inc. is nearing the acquisition of BellSouth Corp.

Re: [WISPA] VoIP/PBX Gateway appliance

2006-03-05 Thread Rick Smith
Mac, you're right, but the local-dialing problem is the one Johnny's trying to solve, with NO CALL FORWARDING involved, which would incur him extra charges... The problem is this company's customers in the local area dialing them 9 - 12000 minutes / month, and if they're dialing a 337-774

Re: [WISPA] VoIP/PBX Gateway appliance

2006-03-05 Thread Mac Dearman
The * box would provide the all the roll over services needed for actual POTS line that has no options via the local ILEC/CLEC. Then the other true VoIP lines in the * box could/would service all the outgoing calls. Example: Current VIP POTS line rings - the * box shuffles that call to a VoIP

[WISPA] How is this for a wireless discription?

2006-03-05 Thread Victoria
http://www.stlbroadband.com/How_It_Works.htm Victoria Proffer www.StLouisBroadBand.com 314-974-5600 -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

[WISPA] FW: @!~!*!~SPAM~!*!~!*!~!@ Re: [fispa-members] Bellsouth Merger?

2006-03-05 Thread Cliff Leboeuf
The deal is done: http://bellsouth.mediaroom.com/index.php?s=press_releasesitem=2827 ATT, BellSouth to Merge Combination Will Speed Innovation, Competition and Convergence Note: ATT Inc. will hold an analyst conference call to discuss the merger that will be broadcast live via the Internet at

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2006-03-05 Thread Butch Evans
Consumers seeking a real alternative to cable monopolies should ... This has to be the funniest thing I have EVER read. The newest (still growing) behemouth is calling someone ELSE a monopoly? Give me a break! -- Butch Evans Network

Re: [WISPA] How is this for a wireless discription?

2006-03-05 Thread JohnnyO
H - personally I don't like it but the end users may love it. Looks like someone spent a great deal of time on this and I commend them for that. Unfortunately - here the people would look at that picture and get confused and baffled and then we'd end up with double the questions during our