Sign up

Vonage Forum Menu

Vonage Forums
Vonage VoIP Forum
mikebrown Posted:
there, Please
check out -

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Hardwiring in a Rental House
On Oct 24, 2017 at 22:29:48

mikebrown Posted:
Hello, I think
you should consult
it with the Expert
they can surely
help you

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Hardwiring in a Rental House
On Jun 24, 2017 at 09:15:34

Haniltery Posted:
For wipe call
history also some
of the offline, in
gengral , it
usually apply to

In The Forum:
How to Delete call history from online account?
On May 09, 2017 at 06:14:26

diana87 Posted:
You have to use
VPN service to
and get free
access while

In The Forum:
Recent calling problem from Egypt
On May 02, 2017 at 17:28:06

dconnor Posted:
What is the main
number on the
account? And
which one is the
virtual number?

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
How do you call 999
On Apr 27, 2017 at 18:52:02

Trafford Posted:
Seems like a
question. We
rely exclusively
on a Vonage system
for our

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
How do you call 999
On Apr 27, 2017 at 10:42:50

diazou Posted:
Hello, It's
compatible with
Android your phone
? Thanks!

In The Forum:
IP PBX for small business
On Mar 28, 2017 at 12:42:33

jeddaisg Posted:
Hi all We have
a Vonage VOIP
system for our
office. Lately,
our call quality

In The Forum:
Ethernet Cable; Wiring schematic? 568-B?
On Feb 23, 2017 at 18:33:52

beast321 Posted:
I don't know if
you heard, that
many more
Dreamcast games
are opened up

In The Forum:
Fax - Tivo - Alarms
Using phone as a dial up modem for Dreamcast Gaming
On Feb 16, 2017 at 03:16:51

Av8rix Posted:
Sorry to start a
new thread on an
old topic but when
I google “Vonage
MAC address

In The Forum:
New adapter and router -- MAC change
On Jan 11, 2017 at 01:07:21

Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage In The News
Vonage Expands International Presence with Investments in Asia Pacific Region

Vonage to Present at the Oppenheimer 20th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference


Vonage Customer Reviews
Salt Lake City: impressions after several months
Salt Lake City: impressions after several months

Review: My First Day With Vonage, Excellent!
Review: My First Day With Vonage, Excellent!

Great Price, No Complaints
Great Price, No Complaints

You need some common sense.
You need some common sense.

Vonage Customer Review: One month with Vonage, and...
Vonage Customer Review: One month with Vonage, and...

Vonage Reviews

Net Phone Firms Plan Local Service: U.S. Start-ups aim to Voice over High-speed

Vonage In Print News 
By Tyler Hamilton

At least two U.S.-based companies will begin offering local phone service through high-speed Internet connections this year as part of a trickle of competition entering the Canadian telecom market.

"Barring any major obstacles, we will be in Canada at the end of this year," said Jeffrey Citron, co-founder and chief executive officer of Edison, N.J.-based Vonage Holdings Corp.

Citron was in Toronto yesterday pitching his business at a Merrill Lynch analyst conference.


Vonage currently has more than 35,000 customers in the United States signed up for its broadband telephone service, which is based on Voice over Internet Protocol, or VoIP. It is the largest among a group of U.S.-based start-ups, such as 8x8 Inc. and Deltathree Inc., which are providing broadband phone services.

For a flat rate of $39.99 (U.S.), Vonage's U.S. customers receive unlimited local and long-distance services to anywhere in North America, including six free "touch tone" services such as call waiting and caller I.D.

"It truly is a disruptive model," said Lawrence Surtees, senior telecom analyst with IDC Canada Ltd.

In the past, people have been able to make phone calls through the Internet using their PC or by dialling a special calling-card code, often with questionable quality and reliability. Subscribers to the Vonage service can make unlimited voice calls through an existing broadband cable or DSL connection using a regular phone, essentially eliminating the need for a traditional and typically more expensive local line.

Citron said his company is adding 1,500 new customers a week and anticipates having 1 million subscribers within three years.

Testing on the Canadian service will begin this fall, with small businesses on the Canada-U.S. border being the initial target. Early next year, the company will launch a broader consumer product with a Canadian partner. Names that have emerged include Rogers Cable Inc., Call-Net Enterprises Inc. and Allstream Inc. (formerly AT&T Canada Inc.).

"We definitely have had meetings with Vonage," Allstream CEO John McLennan recently told the Star. John MacDonald, president of Allstream, has been testing Vonage service at home for several weeks and is a fan.

Bell Canada could conceivably use the technology to expand its local service in the west or stay competitive on its home turf against other Voip offerings. Likewise for Telus Corp.

Vonage is looking to partner with a network provider that has a strong distribution network, said Citron. Rogers Cable, which intends to enter the telephone market, could market and sell such a service through its Rogers Video stores. Surtees said the potential for the technology to "disrupt" the market doesn't mean instant success, adding that there's no proof yet that high-quality Voip can be deployed profitably and be compliant with 911 service and other regulatory requirements.

"The players with stars in their eyes have to sit down and ask how they're going to make money," said Surtees.

Another company eyeing the Canadian market is and its yet-to-be-launched Voiceglo service. is perhaps best known for its initial public offering in late 1998, when Web-dazzled investors bid up the Net company's stock six-fold on its first day.The founders decided earlier this year to reincarnate the near-defunct company as a Voip provider by purchasing Direct Partner Telecom, a company founded by Brian Fowler, 31, of Burlington.

Edward Cespedes, president of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based, said the technology developed by Fowler rests at the core of a Voip service that will work over broadband and dial-up connections.

"It's working great," said Cespedes. "We're going to be launching soon. By the end of the summer for sure."

This story also appeared in:
  • Canadian Press, 07/16/03

    Vonage Service Plans

    Vonage VoIP Members
    Members List Members
    New patsykf3
    New Today 0
    Yesterday 0
    Total 101029

    Who Is On Site
    Visitors 1
    Members 0
    Total 1

    Vonage VoIP Forum Members:
    Login Here
    Not a Member? You can Register Here
    As a registered member you will have access to the VoIP Speed Test, Vonage Service Announcements and post comments in the
    Vonage VoIP Forums

    Vonage Stock Price
    Up to 15 Minute Delay

    Site Search

    Social Bookmarks
     Printer Friendly Printer Friendly

    †AK and HI residents pay $29.95 shipping. ††Limited time offer. Valid for residents of the United States (&DC), 18 years or older, who open new accounts. Offer good while supplies last and only on new account activations. One kit per account/household. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts, promotions or plans and is not applicable to past purchases. Good while supplies last. Allow up to 2 weeks for shipping. Other restrictions may apply.

    1Unlimited calling and other services for all residential plans are based on normal residential, personal, non-commercial use. A combination of factors is used to determine abnormal use, including but not limited to: the number of unique numbers called, calls forwarded, minutes used and other factors. Subject to our Reasonable Use Policy and Terms of Service.

    2Shipping and activation fees waived with 1-year agreement. An Early Termination Fee (with periodic pro-rated reductions) applies if service is terminated before the end of the first 12 months. Additional restrictions may apply. See Terms of Service for details.

    HIGH SPEED INTERNET REQUIRED. †VALID FOR NEW LINES ONLY. RATES EXCLUDE INTERNET SERVICE, SURCHARGES, FEES AND TAXES. DEVICE MAY BE REFURBISHED. If you subscribe to plans with monthly minutes allotments, all call minutes placed from both from your home and registered ExtensionsTM phones will count toward your monthly minutes allotment. ExtensionsTM calls made from mobiles use airtime and may incur surcharges, depending on your mobile plan. Alarms, TTY and other systems may not be compatible. Vonage 911 service operates differently than traditional 911. See for details.

    ** Certain call types excluded. is not an official Vonage support website & is independently operated.
    All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. All comments are property of their posters.
    All other content is © Copyright 2002 - 2013 by 4Sight Media LLC.

    Thinking of signing up for Vonage but have questions?
    Business and Residential customers can call Toll Free 24 hours a day at: 1-888-692-8074
    No Vonage Promotion Code or Coupon Codes are required at to receive any special,
    best Vonage cheap deals, free sign up offers or discounts.

    [ | | | | | ]

    Vonage Forum Site Maps

    Vonage | VoIP Forum | How VoIP Works | Wiring and Installation Page Two | International Rate Plans 2 | Internet Phone
    Promotion | Vonage Review | VoIP | Broadband Phone | Free Month | Rebate | Vonnage | Vontage | VoIP | Phone Service
    Phone | llamadas ilimitadas a Mexico | Latest News | VoIP Acronyms | Deal | Philippines Globe Phone | Site Maps

    The Vonage Forum provides the Vonage sign up Best Offer Promotion Deal.
    If you are considering signing up for Vonage and have found our Vonage News, Customer Reviews, Forums
    & all other parts of this site useful, please use our Vonage Sign up page.

    Vonage VoIP Phone Service is redefining communications by offering consumers
    & small business VoIP Internet phones, an affordable alternative to traditional phone service.
    The Vonage VoIP Forum Generated This Page In: 1.26 Seconds and Pages In The Last 60 Seconds
    The Vonage VoIP Forum