Articles By Howard Solomon

Regulator must weigh conflicting claims

Regulator must weigh conflicting claims

Bell Canada and a group representing ISPs have filed conflicting briefs to the CRTC about the effects the telco’s traffic...

April 22nd, 2008 Howard Solomon
Former telecom executive to head Craig Wireless

Former telecom executive to head Craig Wireless

A former Bell Mobility and Allstream Corp. executive will be the new head of Craig Wireless Systems as the company...

April 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Bridgewater improves online pricing options

Bridgewater improves online pricing options

Ottawa’s Bridgewater Systems has extended its Network Policy Controller software so mobile providers can offer a variety of services on...

April 17th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Bell urges CRTC to toss out providers

Bell urges CRTC to toss out providers

The CRTC should hang up on a demand by Internet providers for an immediate temporary injunction against Bell Canada’s traffic-shaping...

April 16th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Provider spending on wireline gear jumped in

Provider spending on wireline gear jumped in

Telecom service providers worldwide bought more than US$36 billion of equipment to enhance their wireline networks in 2007, up more...

April 13th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Chipmaker improves its PHY

Chipmaker improves its PHY

As rack densities increase, server and switch makers are under pressure to do something to control space and heat. Chipmaker...

April 13th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Ten Canadian wireless firms worth watching: IDC

Ten Canadian wireless firms worth watching: IDC

A Vancouver developer of solutions for public safety organizations, a Calgary creator of applications for truckers in the Arctic and...

April 10th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Digital Fairway changes name to Commsolv Corp.

Digital Fairway changes name to Commsolv Corp.

Digital Fairway will change its name to Commsolv Corp., which the company believes more accurately reflects its focus on delivering...

April 8th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Ottawa OKs Bell deal

Ottawa OKs Bell deal

One of the biggest upheavals in Canadian telecom history is one step away now that Industry Canada has approved the...

April 8th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Barracuda brings Web server firewall to the masses

Barracuda brings Web server firewall to the masses

Following its acquisition of Web server protection manufacturer NetContinuum eight months ago, Barracuda Networks has started releasing its promised low-cost...

April 7th, 2008 Howard Solomon