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tplink Posted:
Im trying to add
my HT802 vonage
adapter to my home
network. I
currently have
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Vonage behind switch
On Dec 05, 2016 at 06:35:11

DWSupport Posted:
After recent
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took place on the
4th and 5th of
Nov. E-mails with
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peterlee Posted:
Had a call from a
Hospital in Ajax,
Ontario to my home
in
Scarborough, Onta
rio
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Hospital Incoming call unable to connect
On Nov 08, 2016 at 11:59:50

TELLDOUG Posted:
I am looking for a
product that will
make my phone ring
louder so I can
hear using
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On Oct 26, 2016 at 09:21:30

HildBeft Posted:
You can recollect
password by
connecting the
router to your pc
and open the
browser
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Topic:
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On Oct 20, 2016 at 05:05:49

HildBeft Posted:
Great tips..
Thanks for sharing
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On Oct 20, 2016 at 04:55:03

massrman Posted:
The devices are
available at
different price
margins , please
share your
estimated
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IP PBX for small business
On Sep 30, 2016 at 00:48:03

massrman Posted:
Hi these are most
commonly used SIP
PBX interops and
their
configuration
guides,
...

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On Sep 30, 2016 at 00:37:45

Sammy00 Posted:
Has anyone setup a
W52p phone for
vonage? I have
a W52p with two
wireless handsets,
...

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Topic:
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On Aug 30, 2016 at 10:38:01

James44 Posted:
Hi, I am
looking for a good
Sip Trunking
provider in
Canada. they
should offer
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FCC Seen Shielding Web-Phone From States-Sources

November 8, 2004

By Jeremy Pelofsky

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. communications officials on Tuesday are expected to shield Internet-based telephone services like Vonage from some key state regulations, a step seen as key for advancing the new service.

The Federal Communications Commission is expected to back a petition from privately owned Vonage Holdings Corp. to declare its service interstate in nature and therefore exempt from state requirements that apply to traditional phone services like rate regulation, sources familiar with the matter said.

Vonage, which has more than 300,000 lines in service, allows a customer to make telephone calls nationwide and to Canada for a flat fee using equipment attached to a high-speed Internet, or broadband, connection.

But Vonage is battling with state regulators, like Minnesota, which are demanding Vonage obtain state certification, be subject to rate regulation and offer emergency 911 services comparable to those of land lines.

"In the absence of FCC action we're facing strangulation by regulation -- 50 different states with 50 different ideas about how we should run our business," said Vonage Chief Executive Jeffrey Citron.

"The direct result (of regulatory relief) will be explosive growth of an industry that delivers cost-savings and innovation to consumers," he said.

As competition wanes between local phone companies because of fights over access to copper networks that reach most homes, the FCC has been pushing other services like those offered by Vonage, known as Voice over Internet Protocol, or VoIP.

While the agency likely will insulate Vonage from some key state regulations, two sources said the FCC will skirt the more difficult decisions, like whether charges to connect calls will apply or whether contributions are required to a fund that subsidizes rural phone service and Internet in schools.

The FCC will likely leave "some room for the states to continue their traditional role in consumer protection," Legg Mason's Washington office said in a note last week.
An FCC spokesman declined comment.

The Vonage petition has drawn the attention of traditional phone companies, like AT&T Corp. (T.N: Quote, Profile, Research) , SBC Communications Inc. (SBC.N: Quote, Profile, Research) and cable giant Time Warner Inc. (TWX.N: Quote, Profile, Research) , which are aggressively rolling out their own Voip service.

The FCC decision is expected to apply to the Voip services offered by these other companies, an agency source said.
The phone and cable companies are aggressively pushing Voip because it is relatively inexpensive for them to offer and requires customers to have a broadband connection, which usually runs $30 to $50 a month and adds to their profits.
Minnesota tried to force Vonage to comply with state regulations but the company won a federal court decision that said it was exempt. Oral arguments for the state's appeal is set for Nov. 17.

Vonage says it is adding 25,000 lines a month but is facing mounting competition. And it must also compete against wireless carriers as more and more consumers cut the cord.



 
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