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For wipe call
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of the offline, in
gengral , it
usually apply to
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dconnor Posted:
What is the main
number on the
account? And
which one is the
virtual number?
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On Apr 27, 2017 at 18:52:02

Trafford Posted:
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on a Vonage system
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diazou Posted:
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Android your phone
software
? Thanks!
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Hi all We have
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Av8rix Posted:
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old topic but when
I google “Vonage
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On Jan 11, 2017 at 01:07:21

tplink Posted:
Im trying to add
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Venture Capital Streams Into Internet Phone Company

May 9, 2005

By Matt Richtel

Vonage, the Internet telephone company, is expected to announce formally today that it has raised $200 million in new private investments, one of the largest single rounds of venture capital financing in the last decade.



The size of the deal underscores the confidence of the lead investors, including several major Silicon Valley venture capital firms, that Vonage, a privately held company, can continue to thrive as an Internet telephone provider even as regional Bell companies and cable providers enter the business.

The investment comes as Internet telephony, a service that allows consumers and businesses to place calls using high-speed Internet connections, is beginning to take hold. Vonage, the leader in the field, has 650,000 subscribers and adds about 15,000 subscribers a week.

Paul Kedrosky, a professor at the University of California, San Diego, who studies the venture capital industry, said the Vonage investors probably had extraordinarily high expectations to be putting that much money into the company.

"It's hugely optimistic," Mr. Kedrosky said. He added that the size of the deal meant that any initial public stock offering for Vonage would have to raise at least $3 billion to justify the latest round of financing.

The investors, however, disagree with that analysis. Sandy Miller, a partner in 3i, a venture capital firm in Menlo Park, Calif., that invested more than $10 million in this round, said no public offering was planned and that the size of the deal was justified, given Vonage's success.

He said he was undeterred by the efforts of cable companies and traditional telephone companies to move into the Internet telephone market.

"We know there are going to be all the name brands," Mr. Miller said. "Vonage is the exception that will be an independent company in this space."

Joining 3i in the investing round are Bain Capital, the lead investor; New Enterprise Associates; Meritech Capital Partners; and Institutional Venture Partners. All those firms have been previous investors in Vonage, which has raised $408 million to date, including the most recent $200 million and a financing round of $105 million last August.

John S. Rego, the chief financial officer of Vonage, which is based in Edison, N.J., said the money would be used primarily for marketing. Mr. Rego said the money would be sufficient to get the company to profitability in 2006.

This latest round is tied for the seventh-largest single round of private equity financing since 1995, Mr. Kedrosky said. It is the third-largest round of financing over all and the largest in a telecommunications venture since the Internet bubble burst in 2000.

Vonage has nearly twice the number of Internet telephone subscribers as its nearest competitors, Cablevision and Time Warner Cable. But the cable companies and traditional telephone companies, like Verizon, are expected to capitalize on their brand names, industry analysts said.

One factor in Vonage's favor is that the Bell companies, including Qwest and Verizon, have begun to allow consumers to buy high-speed Internet service without paying for telephone service. Consumers who buy this stand-alone Internet access can use Vonage or some other company for Internet phone service.



 
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