Articles By Howard Solomon

CDMA spending plunges

CDMA spending plunges

Worldwide spending on CDMA gear by wireless providers plunged in the second quarter, largely due to cutbacks in spending by...

August 25th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Taking over a trainwreck: Tridel’s CIO speaks up

Taking over a trainwreck: Tridel’s CIO speaks up

Ted Maulucci got the good news and the bad news on the same day.The CIO of Tridel Corp., one of...

August 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
IDC: ISP peer-to-peer fears are a boogeyman

IDC: ISP peer-to-peer fears are a boogeyman

Network service providers are moaning about the toll peer-to-peer file sharing applications are taking on their bandwidth, with Bell Canada...

August 17th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Providers shy about telecom management outsourcing: Gartner

Providers shy about telecom management outsourcing: Gartner

In 2001, Bell Canada set up a joint venture with Amdocs, a U.S.-based telecommunications operations management provider, to integrate the...

August 17th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Why one man in Vancouver watches the Olympics in a different way

Why one man in Vancouver watches the Olympics in a different way

By Howard SolomonAssistant editor, Network World CanadaAs Justin Webb watches TV coverage of the Beijing Olympics, his attention is only...

August 14th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel picks up open source software PBX partner

Nortel picks up open source software PBX partner

Eighteen months ago, Nortel Networks put together a unified communications software package for server manufacturers to sell as a turnkey...

August 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon
HP buys into the wireless

HP buys into the wireless

In a bid to expand its wireless line, Hewlett Packard is buying a Massachusetts-based maker of wireless LAN solutions with...

August 10th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Telus numbers good enough for revised annual revenue prediction

Telus numbers good enough for revised annual revenue prediction

By Howard SolomonTelusCorp.’s scored $2.4 billion in revenue in the second quarter, anincrease of eight per cent over the same...

August 8th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Ringing in a new Bell

Ringing in a new Bell

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August 7th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Another way of monitoring

Another way of monitoring

Running a network without monitoring it is like playing with fire: Sooner or later you’re bound to get burned. But...

August 5th, 2008 Howard Solomon