1. MetTel Named Most Diverse Tech Company Second Year in Row

    MetTel Named Most Diverse Tech Company Second Year in Row

    Tech in Motion Recognizes MetTel with Timmy Award Winner for Best Tech Workplace Diversity NEW YORK, November 4, 2019 – For the second year in a row, Tech in Motion has recognized MetTel as one of the most diverse companies in technology with this year’s Best Tech Workplace for Diversity in NYC award in the…

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  2. MetTel One of Several Companies to Provide Mobility, Voice and Data Services on New York State Contracts for Information Technology

    MetTel One of Several Companies to Provide Mobility, Voice and Data Services on New York State Contracts for Information Technology

    MetTel Mobility provides customers complete control over devices with managed services, reducing the burden on IT departments while lowering costs.   NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The New York State Office of General Services (OGS) has awarded MetTel as one of several companies on its Centralized Contract for Telecommunication Connectivity Services to provide the state with Mobility,…

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  3. MetTel Lands Spot on Potential $994M DoD Wireless Services IDIQ

    MetTel Lands Spot on Potential $994M DoD Wireless Services IDIQ

    GovConWire: MetTel has been named as an awardee of a potential $993.5 million contract to update wireless devices and services for the U.S. defense and federal civilian agencies. The company said Thursday that it can offer cellular equipment such as small form factor end-user hardware to the Department of Defense via the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Read Full Article >…

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  4. MetTel to provide Mobility Services to U.S. Department of Defense under $994 Million Contract

    MetTel to provide Mobility Services to U.S. Department of Defense under $994 Million Contract

    Contract adds to MetTel’s fast growing mobility business with thousands of endpoint devices and hundreds of enterprise customers October 3, 2019, New York – The Pentagon announced that it has tapped New York-based MetTel to upgrade wireless services and devices for the United States Department of Defense (DoD), including the Navy, Marine Corps, Army and…

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  5. Pentagon Awards Contacts to United Technologies, Lockheed Martin, Sprint

    Pentagon Awards Contacts to United Technologies, Lockheed Martin, Sprint

    The Street: The Pentagon awarded two major contracts to two different U.S. bellwether aerospace and defense companies – United Technologies’ (UTX – Get Report) Pratt & Whitney division, and Lockheed Martin (LMT – Get Report) – to build Air Force jets and missile defense systems, respectively – as well as other military contracts to other U.S. technology, aerospace and…

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  6. Sprint, MetTel win $994 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon

    Sprint, MetTel win $994 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon

    Reuters: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sprint Corp (S.N) and MetTel have been awarded a $994 million U.S. defense contract for wireless services and devices, the Pentagon said on Monday. Read More >

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  7. Enabling a New Digital Future with SD-WAN

    Enabling a New Digital Future with SD-WAN

    Forbes: By Ed Fox, Forbes Technology Council Member Technologies like cloud computing, 5G, mobility, artificial intelligence (AI), and internet of things (IoT)-enabled devices are transforming the ways we work, collaborate and design for the future. While these technologies often dominate tech news, software-defined networking (SD-WAN) is the unsung hero in the background enabling all these…

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  8. MetTel CTO Ed Fox Joins Forbes Technology Council

    MetTel CTO Ed Fox Joins Forbes Technology Council

    Forbes Technology Council: New York, July 18, 2019 — Ed Fox, CTO, MetTel, a communications and digital transformation leader, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives. Ed Fox was selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for…

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  9. The Marine Corps is Upgrading Connectivity at its Recruiting Centers

    The Marine Corps is Upgrading Connectivity at its Recruiting Centers

    Signal: The service selected telecommunications company MetTel to provide new broadband Internet infrastructure. The Marine Corps is replacing aging communications technology at its U.S recruiting centers and has selected New-York-based MetTel to provide the improved infrastructure. MetTel will upgrade the service’s aging T-1 transmission lines with high speed broadband.   Read full article >

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  10. Justice inks EIS award

    Justice inks EIS award

    Federal Computer Week: The Department of Justice’s management and CIO offices signed a 13-year contract with AT&T under the federal government’s $50 billion next-generation Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) vehicle. The contract is initially worth $1.4 million the first year, but it has a $527 million lifetime ceiling, until its conclusion in 2032, according to the…

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  11. Smart Security Vehicles Leverage IoT to Capture and Share Data

    Smart Security Vehicles Leverage IoT to Capture and Share Data

    RFID: With Internet of Things sensors and connectivity from MetTel, Brosnan Risk Consultants is monitoring the conditions in and around its security trucks, then sharing that data with customers to provide greater visibility into work being done by each of thousands of officers throughout the United States. Read Full Article > https://www.rfidjournal.com/articles/view?18693

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  12. SmartTrucks Offer Video Surveillance to Facilities

    SmartTrucks Offer Video Surveillance to Facilities

    Security Today: MetTel and Brosnan Security are collaborating to create IoT-connected vehicle fleets called “SmartTrucks” to increase safety for commercial, governmental, and educational properties, as well as customers and security officers. The SmartTruck is a custom-designed Dodge Ram 1500 with mobile security patrol. In addition to its security features, its physical features include signage and…

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  13. MetTel Picked for Marine Corps internet service

    MetTel Picked for Marine Corps internet service

    Washington Technology: MetTel, an upstart in the government market, has been tapped by the Marine Corps to provide internet connectivity to Recruiting Command centers around the globe. Terms of the contract were not disclosed, but MetTel will be replacing T-1 lines with high bandwidth internet service. The Recruiting Command centers seek to attract high-quality candidates…

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  14. U.S. Marine Corps Recruits MetTel for Broadband Internet Service

    U.S. Marine Corps Recruits MetTel for Broadband Internet Service

    NEW YORK, June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The United States Marine Corps Recruiting Command selected MetTel, a communications and digital transformation leader, to provide broadband Internet services to the U.S. Marine Corps’ Recruiting Command Centers around the globe. The mission of the Recruiting Command is to attract the highest quality candidates from America’s diverse talent pool to assure…

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  15. MetTel IoT Fleet Management Transforms Brosnan SmartTrucks into Mobile Command Centers to Safeguard Retailers Nationwide

    MetTel IoT Fleet Management Transforms Brosnan SmartTrucks into Mobile Command Centers to Safeguard Retailers Nationwide

    New York, June 6, 2019 – Brosnan Security, the renowned national security officer firm, has unveiled its newest SmartTruck, transformed by MetTel IoT into a connected mobile command center capable of instant internal and external threat and efficiency detection, analysis and response. Brosnan is rolling out the new SmartTrucks to big box retail store parking…

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  16. Video: 5G Transforms Business Models

    Video: 5G Transforms Business Models

    Light Reading: MetTel’s Max Silber, the carrier’s vice president of mobility, says 5G transforms business for both MetTel and its enterprise customers. 5G will help MetTel meet its enterprise customers’ agility demands. “We’re in a click-to-buy generation — everyone wants instant gratification,” Silber says. And 5G will give enterprises the opportunity to become more agile…

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  17. Video: Enterprises Need to Find Business Case for 5G

    Video: Enterprises Need to Find Business Case for 5G

    Light Reading: Many initial 5G deployments will be private networks on enterprise premises, and service providers will need to accommodate those needs, says MetTel CTO Ed Fox in conversation with Light Reading’s Mitch Wagner. Also, Fox talks about how MetTel is going big on network functions virtualization (NFV).  

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  18. 5G is coming to Denver, and it’s not just for smartphones: It could mean super-fast internet at home, too

    5G is coming to Denver, and it’s not just for smartphones: It could mean super-fast internet at home, too

    The Denver Post: Using higher frequency waves comes with some trade-offs. Like a sprinter, millimeter wave 5G isn’t in it for the long haul. And it is a weakling. Don’t ask it to push through brick walls and penetrate the steel and glass of high rises. “Your hand can block it, your window can block…

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  19. Smart Water Management at the Municipal Level

    Smart Water Management at the Municipal Level

    Smart Industry: By MetTel’s Max Silber, VP of Mobility and IoT The enormous promise of IoT to be a force for good is exactly why so many city governments—who are not the type of organization you’d typically think of as “early adopters”—are launching plans to become sustainable smart cities. From a municipal-management perspective, waste and…

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  20. MetTel Wins 2019 American Business Award for Helping Enterprises Map to Future Trends, Technologies at MetTel Innovation Summit

    MetTel Wins 2019 American Business Award for Helping Enterprises Map to Future Trends, Technologies at MetTel Innovation Summit

    NEW YORK, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel, a digital transformation and communications leader, today announced that it won a Stevie® in the 2019 American Business Awards® for its industry-leading annual Innovation Summit, which is designed to help MetTel’s enterprise customers envision and plan for future trends and technologies. A winner in the Customer Engagement category of the 17th Annual American…

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  21. Phoenix Partners with MetTel for Fleet Automation Technology

    Phoenix Partners with MetTel for Fleet Automation Technology

    Waste 360: The city of Phoenix has entered into an agreement for MetTel, a communications and digital transformation company, to provide services with fleet management automation technology. The agreement began in July 2018. Read full article >

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  22. MetTel Wins Top Awards for Customer Service in IT and Telecommunications for Healthcare and Retail Clients

    MetTel Wins Top Awards for Customer Service in IT and Telecommunications for Healthcare and Retail Clients

    NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel, the digital transformation and communications leader, today announced that it has won two new Stevie Awards for Customer Service in information technology and telecommunications for the fifth straight year on behalf of customers in the healthcare and retail industries. “Our award-winning customer service department is one of the pillars of…

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  23. MetTel Transforms Phoenix Vehicles with IoT-connected Fleet Automation

    MetTel Transforms Phoenix Vehicles with IoT-connected Fleet Automation

    PHOENIX and NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The city of Phoenix entered into an agreement for MetTel, a communications and digital transformation leader, to provide services with fleet management automation technology which began in July. The contract calls for MetTel to provide automated vehicle location services, such as advanced location-based services, dispatch automation and monitoring vehicle diagnostics and driver…

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  24. MetTel and Midland Care to Raise Remote Patient Care Levels Through Telehealth Technology Initiative

    MetTel and Midland Care to Raise Remote Patient Care Levels Through Telehealth Technology Initiative

    NEW YORK, Jan. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel, a leader in digital transformation and communications, today announced a telehealth initiative with Midland Care, to drive better care coordination, medical treatment adherence and patient outcomes for the Kansas-based eldercare provider. Midland Care, for more than four decades, has been a leader in responding to the most…

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  25. MetTel Helps Rotech Healthcare Drive Better Patient Outcomes through Enterprise Mobility and Digital Transformation

    MetTel Helps Rotech Healthcare Drive Better Patient Outcomes through Enterprise Mobility and Digital Transformation

    NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel is helping Rotech Healthcare Inc. to drive better patient care and personalization at healthcare facilities and at home through an innovative mobile initiative that has raised Rotech’s workforce productivity and doubled customer contact, both companies announced. Rotech is a nationwide leader in home medical products including oxygen, ventilators, sleep apnea treatment…

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  26. On heels of EIS extension, Rep. Connolly promises to take a closer look at transition efforts in next Congress

    On heels of EIS extension, Rep. Connolly promises to take a closer look at transition efforts in next Congress

    Federal News Network: December 10, 2018 – Few were surprised by the General Services Administration’s decision on Dec. 6 to extend the time for agencies to transition to the new Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) telecommunications and network contract. Read full article>

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  27. Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health Adopts MetTel Telehealth to Enhance Patient Care Patient Monitoring

    Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health Adopts MetTel Telehealth to Enhance Patient Care Patient Monitoring

    NEW YORK, December 4, 2018 — Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health has selected MetTel’s telehealth solution for IoT-connected Remote Patient Monitoring powered by Health Recovery Solutions (HRS), to reduce re-hospitalizations among high risk patients. The partnership leverages the strengths of MetTel’s communications capabilities with HRS’s clinical software expertise to provide a complete solution for patient monitoring….

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  28. Project 38: MetTel’s Diana Gowen and the telecom pivot

    Project 38: MetTel’s Diana Gowen and the telecom pivot

    Washington Technology: November 28, 2018 – Whether you are talking FTS 2001, Networx or the EIS contract, few people know the ins and outs of the government telecommunications market like Diana Gowen, the leader of MetTel’s federal business and a veteran of CenturyLink, Qwest, MCI and AT&T. Read full article>

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  29. MetTel Chosen by FEMA for Emergency Wireless Services

    MetTel Chosen by FEMA for Emergency Wireless Services

    Washington and New York, November 14, 2018 — The US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has chosen MetTel to provide emergency wireless services under a multi-vendor indefinite delivery/ indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract through the MetTel Federal Portal, built on Bruin, an award-winning, intelligent communications platform. A leader in communications and digital transformation, MetTel was also named to…

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  30. Leveraging the EIS Contract Panel Discussion

    Leveraging the EIS Contract Panel Discussion

    FCW: November 06, 2018 – In this panel discussion, Diana Gowen, MetTel Federal’s SVP & GM, discusses methods and solutions to leverage the GSA EIS contract with GSA’s Bill Zielinksi, Deputy Assistant Commissioner, OIT Category. Moderated by FCW’s Editor-in-Chief, Troy Schneider. Watch full panel>

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  31. MetTel Wins Timmy Award for Best Tech Workplace for Diversity

    MetTel Wins Timmy Award for Best Tech Workplace for Diversity

    NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The New York Fourth Annual Timmy Awards, brought to you by Tech in Motion, officially named MetTel as 2018’s Best Tech Workplace for Diversity winner. Factoring in community voting and deliberation by a panel of expert judges, MetTel joined the ranks of past innovators like SAP and Jellyvision that have claimed a…

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  32. Remote Monitoring Gains Favor as an mHealth Platform for Senior Care

    Remote Monitoring Gains Favor as an mHealth Platform for Senior Care

    mHealth Intelligence: October 17, 2018 – Healthcare providers and payers looking to manage care for seniors living at home are warming to the idea of using an mHealth platform that includes remote patient monitoring technology. Read full article >

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  33. VNA of Maryland expands remote patient monitoring

    VNA of Maryland expands remote patient monitoring

    The Daily Record: October 16, 2018 – The Visiting Nurses Association of Maryland, one of the nation’s oldest VNAs, has selected MetTel’s telehealth solution for remote patient monitoring powered by Health Recovery Solutions PatientConnectTM, a post-acute remote patient monitoring software that aims to reduce hospital readmissions. Read full article >

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  34. VNA of Maryland Selects MetTel for Next Generation of Bundled Telehealth Solutions

    VNA of Maryland Selects MetTel for Next Generation of Bundled Telehealth Solutions

    NEW YORK and BALTIMORE, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Visiting Nurses Association (VNA) of Maryland, one of the nation’s oldest VNAs, has selected MetTel‘s telehealth solution for Remote Patient Monitoring powered by Health Recovery Solutions (HRS) PatientConnectTM, a leading post-acute remote patient monitoring software that aims to reduce hospital readmissions. One of the nation’s longest operating VNAs, the VNA of Maryland services over…

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  35. MetTel Launches AI for Communications with Intelygenz; Peering into the Future of the Network

    MetTel Launches AI for Communications with Intelygenz; Peering into the Future of the Network

    AiThority: Oct. 12, 2018 – MetTel launched AI for Communications, an initiative with Intelygenz, to apply artificial intelligence to telecommunications. Their goal is to empower corporate networks with predictive insights and analytics to anticipate, and proactively address systemic issues that impact customer service, connectivity, data processing and overall network management. Read full article >

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  36. MetTel Launches AI for Communications with Intelygenz; Peering into the Future of the Network

    MetTel Launches AI for Communications with Intelygenz; Peering into the Future of the Network

    NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel today launched AI for Communications, an initiative with Intelygenz, to apply artificial intelligence to telecommunications.  Their goal is to empower corporate networks with predictive insights and analytics to anticipate, and proactively address systemic issues that impact customer service, connectivity, data processing and overall network management. MetTel’s Customer Innovation Labs, the company’s research and development…

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  37. EIS telecom pact shifts focus to modernization

    EIS telecom pact shifts focus to modernization

    Washington Technology: October 11, 2018 – Government and industry stakeholders agree: Federal agencies need to get their Enterprise Information Systems solicitations out sooner rather than later to avoid higher costs and stagnant technology. Read full article >

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  38. MetTel Launches AI for Communications with Intelygenz; Peering into the Future of the Network

    MetTel Launches AI for Communications with Intelygenz; Peering into the Future of the Network

    Business Insider: NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel today launched AI for Communications, an initiative with Intelygenz, to apply artificial intelligence to telecommunications.  Their goal is to empower corporate networks with predictive insights and analytics to anticipate, and proactively address systemic issues that impact customer service, connectivity, data processing and overall network management. Read full article >

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  39. Enterprise Mobility Exchange Completes Digital Transformation Online Summit

    Enterprise Mobility Exchange Completes Digital Transformation Online Summit

    Enterprise Mobility Exchange: October 04, 2018 – On October 2 and 3, Enterprise Mobility Exchange hosted a digital summit to explore the opportunities and challenges businesses are facing on their Digital Transformation journey. Read full article >

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  40. MetTel Named Among Most Diverse Tech Companies: 2018 Timmy Awards

    MetTel Named Among Most Diverse Tech Companies: 2018 Timmy Awards

    Tech in Motion New York announces 10 top local companies for tech workers and opens public voting NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Tech in Motion New York has recognized MetTel among the most diverse companies as a finalist for this year’s Best Tech Workplace for Diversity in the 4th Annual Timmy Awards, which recognizes the top…

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  41. Podcast: MetTel takes UC mobile with mobile-centric TrueUC

    Podcast: MetTel takes UC mobile with mobile-centric TrueUC

    Telecom Reseller: With twenty-two years of experience in delivering cloud-based services, MetTel is offering new ways for UC to be mobile. In this podcast Gary Gluzman, Executive Director, Product Development at MetTel, gives us an overview of TrueUC Read full article >

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  42. Empirix and MetTel Join Forces to Provide End-to-End Visibility for the MetTel Cloud Network

    Empirix and MetTel Join Forces to Provide End-to-End Visibility for the MetTel Cloud Network

    BOSTON & NEW YORK, September 12, 2018 – Empirix, a leading global provider of testing and assurance solutions, and MetTel, a communications and digital transformation leader, announced that they will join forces to provide end-to-end visibility for the MetTel cloud network to improve the communications experience of voice customers. MetTel Customer Innovation Labs has deployed Empirix’ E-XMS…

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  43. MetTel Targets Millennials with All-in-One Mobile UC Offering

    MetTel Targets Millennials with All-in-One Mobile UC Offering

    Channel Partners: MetTel is out with TrueUC, an all-in-one UC hub geared specifically toward the millennial workforce. TrueUC can be used with a smartphone or tablet with keyboard powered by MetTel mobile connectivity and mobile device management (MDM). Now the mobile worker is equipped with a single device that provides all business computing and communications, the company said. ……

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  44. MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    NEW YORK, September 6, 2018 – MetTel, the communications and digital transformation leader, today launched TrueUC, the first all-in-one unified communications (UC) hub designed to  interconnect key business applications for the mobility and versatility millennial workers demand. While today’s mobile professional typically relies on a laptop and smart phone, as an alternative, TrueUC can be used…

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  45. MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    Spoke: NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel, the communications and digital transformation leader, today launched TrueUC, the first all-in-one unified communications (UC) hub designed to interconnect key business applications for the mobility and versatility millennial workers demand. Read full article >

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  46. MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    Mobility Tech Zone: NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2018  — MetTel, the communications and digital transformation leader, today launched TrueUC, the first all-in-one unified communications (UC) hub designed to interconnect key business applications for the mobility and versatility millennial workers demand. Read full article >

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  47. MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    MetTel Launches TrueUC, the first all-in-one mobile Unified Communications solution for the Digital Era

    Cision PR Newswire: NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2018 — MetTel, the communications and digital transformation leader, today launched TrueUC, the first all-in-one unified communications (UC) hub designed to interconnect key business applications for the mobility and versatility millennial workers demand. Read full article >

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  48. Early returns on GSA’s EIS contract, IT modernization is not in play

    Early returns on GSA’s EIS contract, IT modernization is not in play

    Federal News Radio: The idea of iterative or agile development hasn’t quite come to the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. If the initial handful of fair opportunity soliticiations are any indication of what’s to come, the pressure on agencies to transition to the new $50 billion telecommunications contract run by the General Services Administration by May 2020…

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  49. Specialty Retailer Chooses MetTel to Deploy One of the World’s Largest SD-WAN Networks for Digital Transformation

    Specialty Retailer Chooses MetTel to Deploy One of the World’s Largest SD-WAN Networks for Digital Transformation

    New York, NY, August 23, 2018 – MetTel today announced an agreement to transform the communications and information technology network of a global specialty retailer with end-to-end, digital communications solutions, including one of the world’s largest commercial SD-WAN deployments connecting more than 3,000 store locations around the world. This partnership marks the latest in a series of…

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  50. Specialty retailer picks MetTel to deploy SD-WAN

    Specialty retailer picks MetTel to deploy SD-WAN

    Telecom Paper: MetTel announced an agreement to transform the communications and information technology network of a global specialty retailer with digital communications products. The deal covers a commercial SD-WAN deployment connecting more than 3,000 store locations around the world. … Read full article >

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  51. 250+ telehealth companies to know | 2018

    250+ telehealth companies to know | 2018

    Becker’s Hospital Review: The telehealth companies featured on this list range from video conferencing and connection to wearable data gathering and reporting technologies and platforms. Here are 250 telehealth companies to know. Read full article >

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  52. MetTel Wins Gold in the 2018 American Business Awards

    MetTel Wins Gold in the 2018 American Business Awards

    Receives Top Award for Customer Service Team of the Year New York, NY, June 27, 2018 – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider, today announced that it has won a Gold Stevie® Award for ‘Customer Service Team of the Year’ in the 16th Annual American Business Awards®. The company received the top award in the Telecommunications category for…

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  53. MetTel’s Diana Gowen Wins Lifetime Achievement From 2018 American Business Awards

    MetTel’s Diana Gowen Wins Lifetime Achievement From 2018 American Business Awards

    Telecommunications and Networking Industry Veteran Honored as a “Leading Force” in Federal IT New York, NY, June 12, 2018 – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider, today announced that Diana Gowen – General Manager & SVP, Federal Program, MetTel – has won a Stevie® Award in the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award – Business Services Industries’ category in the 16th Annual American…

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  54. Telcos Must Go Cloud-Native to Compete

    Telcos Must Go Cloud-Native to Compete

    Light Reading: Big Communications Event — Communications service providers need to adopt cloud-native architectures on their networks to meet customer demands for new services … Read full article >

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  55. Telestax Announces RestcommONE Message Exchange For Broadsoft’s Broadworks UC-One Platform

    Telestax Announces RestcommONE Message Exchange For Broadsoft’s Broadworks UC-One Platform

    Cision PR Newswire: Telestax, the Restcomm company, today announced availability of RestcommONE Message Exchange targeted at professionals needing to communicate, by standard SMS text, with business constituents residing outside of the Broadworks UC-One platform. Broadworks UC-One is a rich UC platform that supplies a unified messaging capability to individuals residing within its community. Message Exchange…

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  56. MetTel’s Fox: The Struggle to Scale When Going Cloud Native

    MetTel’s Fox: The Struggle to Scale When Going Cloud Native

    Light Reading, by MetTel’s Ed Fox: Big Communications Event — Edward Fox, VP of Network Services for MetTel, says while MetTel has made strides in going cloud-native at the application layer, challenges remain in scaling the “lower layer routing and switching functions.” … Read full article >

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  57. Enterprises Prioritizing AI, Analytics, Security  For Digital Transformation

    Enterprises Prioritizing AI, Analytics, Security For Digital Transformation

    CIOs and IT Decision-Makers Consider Intelligent Security Enhanced by AI a Core Focus, MetTel Survey Finds New York, NY, May 3, 2018 – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider, today released its findings[1] of enterprise customer IT priorities. Of those respondents, 64 percent indicated that AI and analytics top their list of digital transformation (DX) technologies they…

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  58. Top 3 factors CIOs should consider when looking at SD-WAN

    Top 3 factors CIOs should consider when looking at SD-WAN

    CIO Dive, by MetTel’s Ed Fox: How many hats do you wear each day? I’m sure most people would say a lot but there’s one person in the C-suite who keeps getting more and more every time I talk to them: the CIO. As cloud initiatives become the norm, CIOs are in the hot seat…

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  59. 4 Areas Where Cyber Law is Evolving

    4 Areas Where Cyber Law is Evolving

    Nextgov, by MetTel’s Curtis Levinson: Internet-of-things devices, ransomware and insurance are raising questions about liability. As the internet of things, cloud computing and artificial intelligence have become a part of our everyday discourse, the cyber threats they introduce are rapidly evolving. These new types of breaches are causing more confusion about liability. … Read full…

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  60. MetTel Continues Growth; Hires Two Leaders in Digital Transformation and Unified Communications

    MetTel Continues Growth; Hires Two Leaders in Digital Transformation and Unified Communications

    Peter Bell and David Dickson Join MetTel Digital Transformation Leadership Team New York, NY, March 22, 2018 – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider, announced today Peter Bell as SVP of Sales for the Digital Transformation (DX) unit at the company and David Dickson as the Executive Director of its Unified Communications (UC) solutions. Both executives will work across…

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  61. MetTel taps Bell, Dickson to drive digital transformation, UC marketing, sales

    MetTel taps Bell, Dickson to drive digital transformation, UC marketing, sales

    Fierce Telecom: March 22, 2018 – MetTel is beefing up its growing management team, announcing that it has named Peter Bell as SVP of sales for the Digital Transformation (DX) unit at the company and David Dickson as the executive director of its unified communications (UC) solutions. Read full article >

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  62. MetTel Wins Stevie® Awards for Customer Service Department of the Year and Front-Line Customer Professional of the Year

    MetTel Wins Stevie® Awards for Customer Service Department of the Year and Front-Line Customer Professional of the Year

    Recognized for Innovative Approach, Customized Solutions and Customer-First Culture New York, NY, March 8, 2018 – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider, announced today that it has won Stevie Awards for Customer Service Department of the Year (Telecommunications) for the fourth consecutive year. The company earned two awards this year: a team award for helping one of the nation’s…

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  63. MetTel ramps up its federal division, grows contract sales pipeline

    MetTel ramps up its federal division, grows contract sales pipeline

    Fierce Telecom: MetTel has doubled its federal team staff and tripled its Washington, D.C., office space in the fourth quarter of 2017 to accommodate the service provider’s growing presence in the federal government space it has reached by winning a seat on the GSA’s EIS contract. … Read full article >

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  64. MetTel Expands Federal Footprint to meet Government Demand for Digital Transformation

    MetTel Expands Federal Footprint to meet Government Demand for Digital Transformation

    MetTel Adds Security, Sales and Management Leadership from Verizon and NATO Experts to Growing Washington Office WASHINGTON, DC, January 30, 2018 – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider, today announced that it has doubled its Federal team and tripled its Washington, DC office space in the fourth quarter of 2017 to meet the rising demands of…

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  65. MetTel Plans Investment, Expansion in 2018 After Record Growth in 2017

    MetTel Plans Investment, Expansion in 2018 After Record Growth in 2017

    January 23, 2018, New York, NY – MetTel, a leading communications and digital transformation company, today announced record business growth for 2017 and plans for aggressive expansion and investment in 2018. In 2018, MetTel will be working on a number of initiatives and innovations such as: Artificial intelligence (AI) powered solutions and services A unified,…

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  66. How IoT, Telematics and Mobile Connectivity are Changing the Nature of the Construction Jobsite

    How IoT, Telematics and Mobile Connectivity are Changing the Nature of the Construction Jobsite

    Construction Executive: No industry is exempt from digital transformation – all are realizing competitive advantages and businesses efficiencies from incorporating AI, IoT and automation. From retail, which is now offering VR solutions for customers to try on clothing before they come to the store, to supply chain and logistics companies that are now able to…

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  67. Cake Boss teams with MetTel to elevate customer experience

    Cake Boss teams with MetTel to elevate customer experience

    Bake Mag: A partnership with leading communications carrier MetTel will allow “Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro to bring fast, online insights and convenience to his Carlo’s Bakery locations in the U.S. and Brazil. The debut of MetTel Wi-Fi Analytics will give the bakery an enhanced view of customer preferences in order to improve the shopping experience. Its…

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  68. Carlo’s Bakery Taps Analytics To Digitize The Store Experience

    Carlo’s Bakery Taps Analytics To Digitize The Store Experience

    Retail Touch Points: Communications carrier MetTel and Carlo’s Bakery — of “Cake Boss” fame — have partnered to launch MetTel WiFi Analytics. The solution is designed to elevate the customer experience with access to a deeper view of customer preferences across Carlo’s Bakery’s 21 locations in the U.S. and Brazil. The MetTel technology collects customer…

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  69. MetTel Wi-Fi Analytics Brings “Cake Boss” Closer to Customers as Carlo’s Bakery Eyes Global Expansion

    MetTel Wi-Fi Analytics Brings “Cake Boss” Closer to Customers as Carlo’s Bakery Eyes Global Expansion

    New York, NY, December 14, 2017 – MetTel, a leading communications carrier, and Carlo’s Bakery of the hit TV show “Cake Boss” on TLC, today announced the debut of MetTel Wi-Fi Analytics, designed to elevate the customer experience by bringing fast, online insights and convenience to the high-end retailer’s 21 locations across the US and Brazil. The new solution, which includes Purple WiFi,…

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  70. Rethink IoT News ATW 186: Around The Web Roundup

    Rethink IoT News ATW 186: Around The Web Roundup

    ReTHINK: Raytheon and MetTel have announced a new global security alliance, which they are aiming at governments and industrial customers, looking to protect legacy systems and IoT. … Read full article >  

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  71. Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks

    Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks

    IoT Journal: Raytheon and MetTel has announced a global security partnership to protect government and commercial communications networks against growing cybersecurity threats, including those that exploit the proliferating Internet of Things (IoT). The companies will provide a range of tactical and strategic cybersecurity offerings and support the migration from legacy technologies to ensure cybersecurity is…

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  72. Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks

    Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks

    Intelligence Community News: Raytheon of Waltham, MA and New York, NY-based MetTel announced on November 16 a global security alliance to protect government and commercial communications networks against growing cybersecurity threats, including those that exploit the proliferating Internet of Things (IoT). The companies will provide a range of cybersecurity offerings and support the migration from legacy…

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  73. Raytheon, MetTel Ally to Secure Government, Industry Networks

    Raytheon, MetTel Ally to Secure Government, Industry Networks

    IoT Evolution: In a recent release, Raytheon and MetTel have announced a global security alliance to protect government and commercial communications networks against growing cybersecurity threats, including Internet of Things (IoT) threats. The companies said they will provide a range of cybersecurity offerings and support the migration from legacy technologies to ensure cybersecurity is designed into…

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  74. Raytheon, MetTel Forge Comms Network Cyber Defense Partnership; John DeSimone Comments

    Raytheon, MetTel Forge Comms Network Cyber Defense Partnership; John DeSimone Comments

    Executive Biz: MetTel and Raytheon have formed a partnership to offer cybersecurity platforms and services designed to help government and commercial organizations safeguard their communications networks from cyber vulnerabilities and other threats associated with the adoption of internet-connected devices. … Read full article >  

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  75. MetTel-Raytheon alliance targets EIS opportunities

    MetTel-Raytheon alliance targets EIS opportunities

    Washington Technology: MetTel has formed an alliance with Raytheon to bring a broad a range of combined cybersecurity offerings into the federal market. Raytheon is part of MetTel’s team for the General Services Administration’s $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract awarded in August. … Read full article >  

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  76. Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks

    Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks

    New York, NY and Dulles, VA, November 16, 2017 – Raytheon and MetTel today announced a global security alliance to protect government and commercial communications networks against growing cybersecurity threats, including those that exploit the proliferating Internet of Things (IoT). The companies will provide a range of cybersecurity offerings and support the migration from legacy technologies to ensure cybersecurity is…

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  77. VMware’s VeloCloud Acquisition: What’s Ahead for SD-WAN

    VMware’s VeloCloud Acquisition: What’s Ahead for SD-WAN

    Channel Partners: VMware’s acquisition of VeloCloud Networks fits its strategy to compete with Cisco and could mark a watershed moment for SD-WAN. The recently announced deal brings VeloCloud into the VMware fold as an enhancement to VMware’s NSX network virtualization platform. VMware also says VeloCloud will help it chart a “software-defined” future with increased security, automation and visibility. Technology analyst Kurt Marko says VMware wants…

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  78. VMware Buys Networking Specialist VeloCloud

    VMware Buys Networking Specialist VeloCloud

    Enterprise Tech: VMware has moved deeper into the networking sector with its deal to acquire a startup focused on wide-area networks used to connect datacenters. The company (NYSE: VMW) confirmed Thursday (Nov. 2) it is acquiring VeloCloud Networks, a provider of cloud-based, software-defined network technology to enterprises and telecommunications service providers. Terms of the deal…

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  79. VMware acquires VeloCloud Networks, charts SD-WAN strategy

    VMware acquires VeloCloud Networks, charts SD-WAN strategy

    Fierce Telecom: VMware has signed a deal to acquire VeloCloud Networks, a move that clearly signals the pending consolidation of the crowded SD-WAN vendor space. Upon completing the transaction, VMware can build on the brand recognition it created for its VMware NSX virtualization platform while expanding its networking portfolio to address end-to-end automation, application continuity,…

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  80. Why the VMware-VeloCloud Acquisition is Good for the Communications Industry

    Why the VMware-VeloCloud Acquisition is Good for the Communications Industry

    New York, November 2, 2017 – VMware, Inc. a global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire VeloCloud™ Networks, Inc., provider of industry-leading cloud-delivered software-defined wide-area network (SD-WAN) technology. The transaction is expected to close by February 2018. This is great news for the industry and especially for MetTel….

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  81. Podcast: Apple selects MetTel to be the 6th carrier to partner with them and their mobile iPhone technology

    Podcast: Apple selects MetTel to be the 6th carrier to partner with them and their mobile iPhone technology

    Telecom Reseller: Max Silber, VP of Mobility at MetTel, speaks to Don Witt of The Channel Daily News, a TR publication, about their recent selection by Apple to make them one of the few carrier partners to deliver Apple mobile iPhone technology to businesses through their channel. MetTel services over 10,000 corporations and can now…

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  82. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Available Now at MetTel

    iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Available Now at MetTel

    New York, October 18, 2017 – MetTel today announced it is offering the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Customers can purchase iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at MetTel.net. “iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus have many innovative features that make them the preferred productivity tools of the enterprise,” said Max Silber, Vice President of Mobility…

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  83. Telecom Industry Vet Diana Gowen Named MetTel Federal Program GM, SVP

    Telecom Industry Vet Diana Gowen Named MetTel Federal Program GM, SVP

    GovConWire: Diana Gowen, a 30-year telecommunications and networking industry veteran, has joined New York-based communications firm MetTel as general manager and senior vice president of federal program. Gowen will work through the company’s Washington, D.C.-based office as she helps MetTel expand the delivery of communications platforms and services to federal agencies, MetTel said Tuesday. … Read full article…

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  84. MetTel Named Apple Partner, Now Selling Latest iPhones Through Partners And Direct To Businesses

    MetTel Named Apple Partner, Now Selling Latest iPhones Through Partners And Direct To Businesses

    CRN: Communications service provider MetTel, one of six Apple carrier partners, is now selling iPhone 8 and 8 Plus for its enterprise customers. MetTel’s business customers can now purchase the latest iOS device through the provider, along with their enterprise mobility management and communications services, Max Silber, vice president of mobility and IoT for MetTel,…

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  85. iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus Available Now at MetTel

    iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus Available Now at MetTel

    Light Reading: MetTel today announced it is offering the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Customers can purchase iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at MetTel.net. “iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus have many innovative features that make them the preferred productivity tools of the enterprise,” said Max Silber, Vice President of Mobility and…

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  86. MetTel taps Qwest, MCI veteran Gowen to lead federal team, expands D.C. office to support EIS contract

    MetTel taps Qwest, MCI veteran Gowen to lead federal team, expands D.C. office to support EIS contract

    Fierce Telecom: MetTel has officially named Diana Gowen, an expert in government communications services, as its new general manager and SVP for its federal program. A 30-plus year veteran of the telecommunications and networking industry in the federal contracting space, Gowen will oversee significant expansion of MetTel’s Federal Program, which is focused on providing communications…

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  87. MetTel Names Gowen to Lead Federal Team, Expand Washington Office, for GSA EIS Contract

    MetTel Names Gowen to Lead Federal Team, Expand Washington Office, for GSA EIS Contract

    New York, October 17, 2017 – MetTel, a leading communications firm, today announced that Diana Gowen, who played an instrumental role in MetTel’s award under the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract, has been named General Manager & Senior Vice President, Federal Program. Gowen is a 30+ year veteran of the telecommunications and networking industry…

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  88. Gowen takes over as lead of MetTel’s federal business

    Gowen takes over as lead of MetTel’s federal business

    Washington Technology: Lightning strikes a second time for Diana Gowen as she takes the reins of a MetTel’s federal practice. The appointment comes in the wake of MetTel being named one of the 10 primes on the General Services Administration’s massive Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract in August. Gowen was hired as a consultant by MetTel to put together…

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  89. Fleet Management Solutions Offer IoT Connectivity

    Fleet Management Solutions Offer IoT Connectivity

    Facility Executive: Fleet Management Solutions from MetTel are a set of technology innovations to help companies and municipal governments activate their mobile workforce and vehicle fleet assets with IoT connectivity. The new offering taps into the needs of businesses undergoing digital transformation by harnessing telematics, mobile devices, mobile network connectivity, and mobile applications all rolled into an…

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  90. MetTel aims to completely digitize your fleet management

    MetTel aims to completely digitize your fleet management

    New offering harnesses telematics, mobile devices, mobile network connectivity and mobile applications into an integrated package to accelerate workflow FleetOwner: Communications company MetTel this week announced a new set of technology innovations to help companies and municipal governments activate their mobile workforce and vehicle fleet assets with IoT connectivity — MetTel’s Fleet Management Solutions. ……

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  91. MetTel Offers New Fleet-Management Solutions for Internet of Things

    MetTel Offers New Fleet-Management Solutions for Internet of Things

    IOT Journal: MetTel, a leading communications company, today announced a new set of technology innovations to help companies and municipal governments activate their mobile workforce and vehicle fleet assets with IoT connectivity – MetTel’s Fleet Management Solutions. … Read full article >

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  92. New Fleet Management Solution from MetTel

    New Fleet Management Solution from MetTel

    Fleet News Daily: The new offering taps into the needs of businesses undergoing digital transformation by harnessing telematics, mobile devices, mobile network connectivity and mobile applications all rolled into an integrated package that accelerates workflow through mobile workforce management and field service automation. … Read full article >

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  93. MetTel Offers Connected Workforce Management Product

    MetTel Offers Connected Workforce Management Product

    Trunkinginfo: New York City-based MetTel will offer a mobile workforce solution called Fleet Management Solutions to help companies and municipal governments connect their workforce and vehicle fleet assets to the internet. … Read full article >

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  94. MetTel’s New Fleet Management Solutions Turn Mobile Assets into Business Results

    MetTel’s New Fleet Management Solutions Turn Mobile Assets into Business Results

    Supply Chain Dive: Helping Trucking, Pharma, Transportation and Food Distribution Companies Create the IoT-Powered Mobile Workforce … Read full article >

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  95. New MetTel Fleet Management Offering Turn Mobile Assets into Business Results

    New MetTel Fleet Management Offering Turn Mobile Assets into Business Results

    IoT Innovator: Communications company MetTel announced Wednesday a new set of technology innovations to help companies and municipal governments activate their mobile workforce and vehicle fleet assets with IoT connectivity – MetTel’s Fleet Management Solutions. … Read full article >

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  96. MetTel Offers Connected Workforce Management Product

    MetTel Offers Connected Workforce Management Product

    Automotive Fleet: New York City-based MetTel will offer a mobile workforce solution called Fleet Management Solutions to help companies and municipal governments connect their workforce and vehicle fleet assets to the internet. … Read full article >

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  97. MetTel’s New Fleet Management Offering Packages IoT As A Complete Solution For Channel Partners

    MetTel’s New Fleet Management Offering Packages IoT As A Complete Solution For Channel Partners

    CRN: Communications solution provider MetTel revealed its Fleet Management Solutions on Wednesday, a set of technologies that together, offer a complete IoT solution for transportation and asset tracking. Solution providers have struggled with piecing together IoT solutions for their end customers, a cumbersome process that often includes working with several vendors to connect and manage disparate sensors…

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  98. MetTel’s New Fleet Management Solutions Turn Mobile Assets into Business Results

    MetTel’s New Fleet Management Solutions Turn Mobile Assets into Business Results

    Helping Trucking, Pharma, Transportation and Food Distribution Companies Create the IoT-Powered Mobile Workforce New York, October 4, 2017 – MetTel, a leading communications company, today announced a new set of technology innovations to help companies and municipal governments activate their mobile workforce and vehicle fleet assets with IoT connectivity – MetTel’s Fleet Management Solutions. The new offering taps into…

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  99. MetTel Wins Internet Telephony Excellence Award, Triples Growth Rate for SD-WAN

    MetTel Wins Internet Telephony Excellence Award, Triples Growth Rate for SD-WAN

    New York, Sept. 28, 2017 – MetTel, a leading communications firm, today announced that its Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) solutions have won Internet Telephony Magazine’s 2017 SD-WAN Excellence Award.  A publication of Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), Internet Telephony recognized MetTel for the technical performance and market success of the company’s SD-WAN technology, which has tripled its growth…

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  100. Round 1 of EIS task orders expected in October

    Round 1 of EIS task orders expected in October

    FCW: The General Services Administration has aggregated the web planning sites all of the 10 winners of its $50 billion next-generation telecommunications contract at its Interact site, providing agencies with a more comprehensive view of what services they can get and how to get them. … Read full article >

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  101. Across The Telecom Spectrum: 6 Moves That Made Waves In The Channel In August

    Across The Telecom Spectrum: 6 Moves That Made Waves In The Channel In August

    CRN: The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) selected 10 service providers with advanced software-defined networking technology and expertise as winners of its 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. … Read full article >

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  102. AI and low-code development top hot BPM trends

    AI and low-code development top hot BPM trends

    TechTarget, featuring MetTel’s Vice President of Network Services, Ed Fox: BPM is a systematic approach to improving a company’s workflow in the face of constant changes, and those projects have usually been complex, resource-intensive and laborious. However, new BPM trends center on automating workflow software to facilitate the flow of business tasks and activities. These…

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  103. SD-WAN Security a Headache?

    SD-WAN Security a Headache?

    Light Reading, featuring MetTel’s Vice President of Network Services, Ed Fox: One of the early challenges in the burgeoning SD-WAN market is addressing security, and that includes both the reality and the customer perception of how secure this new service offering can be. For example, service provider MetTel finds some customers try to run their…

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  104. What it will take to make carriers bullish on EIS

    What it will take to make carriers bullish on EIS

    FCW, featuring MetTel’s Federal Practice Leader, Diana Gowen: As federal agencies move to the General Services Administration’s recently awarded $50 billion telecommunications contract, carriers who will supply services under it hope agencies reach a little bit with their plans to move from their old telecommunications contracts. “We hope agencies transform” their telecommunications operations and “not…

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  105. Podcast: MetTel wins the opportunity to supply 9 solutions in the GSA $50 billion enterprise infrastructure solution

    Podcast: MetTel wins the opportunity to supply 9 solutions in the GSA $50 billion enterprise infrastructure solution

    Telecom Reseller: Everyone at MetTel is a happy camper these days. With the news of the winning companies being released, MetTel was one of them. Ed Fox, VP of Network Service and Diana Gowen, Federal Practice Leader share their excitement and good news with Don Witt of The Channel Daily News, a TR publication. ……

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  106. MetTel Selected by US GSA for $50 Billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions Government Transformation Initiative

    MetTel Selected by US GSA for $50 Billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions Government Transformation Initiative

    Washington and New York, August 2, 2017 – The US General Services Administration (GSA) today selected MetTel (Manhattan Telecommunications Corp.), a leading communications solution provider with advanced software-defined networking (SDN) skills and technologies, as a winner under the $50 billion, 15-year telecommunications infrastructure contract known as GSA Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS). MetTel CEO Marshall Aronow (left) and Chief Operations…

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  107. AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon, and MetTel win spots on GSA’s $50B EIS contract

    AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon, and MetTel win spots on GSA’s $50B EIS contract

    Fierce Telecom: AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon, and MetTel are among a group of 10 companies to secure a seat on the General Services Administration’s (GSA) 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. … Read full article >

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  108. 10 companies win spots on GSA’s $50B telecom contract

    10 companies win spots on GSA’s $50B telecom contract

    Federal Times: The General Services Administration announced the winners of its next-generation telecom contract, Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS), intended to be the go-to vehicle for agencies — civilian and defense — looking for telecom services. The new contract — set to replace the aging Networx vehicle — includes basic telecommunication offerings, as well as wireless,…

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  109. GSA awards $50B EIS contract to 10 telecom companies

    GSA awards $50B EIS contract to 10 telecom companies

    FedScoop: After almost two years in development, the General Services Administration has awarded its $50 billion contract that will impact the way agencies buy network and telecommunications products and services for the next decade and a half. GSA officials said on FedBizOpps that the mega-contract was awarded to 10 telecommunications companies … Read full article…

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  110. GSA Awards $50 Billion EIS Contract to 10 Telecom Companies

    GSA Awards $50 Billion EIS Contract to 10 Telecom Companies

    MeriTalk: The General Services Administration on Aug. 1 awarded a maximum 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract to 10 telecommunications companies. The awardees include AT&T, BT Federal, Qwest Government Services (doing business as Centurylink QGS), Core Technologies, Granite Telecommunications, Harris Corporation, Level 3 Communications, Manhattan Telecommunications, MicroTech, and Verizon. … Read full article…

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  111. GSA names 10 primes for $50B EIS contract

    GSA names 10 primes for $50B EIS contract

    FCW: A mix of 10 telecommunications companies and systems integrators are winners under the government’s $50 billion next-generation telecommunications contract. AT&T, BT Federal, Centurylink, Core Technologies, Granite Telecommunications, Harris Corp., Level 3 Communications, Manhattan Telecommunications (MetTel), MicroTech and Verizon will all be vendors for the 15-year Enterprise Infrastructure Services contract. … Read full article >

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  112. GSA chooses 10 for $50B EIS telecom contract

    GSA chooses 10 for $50B EIS telecom contract

    Washington Technology: AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon, and MetTel are among a group of 10 companies to secure a seat on the General Services Administration’s (GSA) 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. … Read full article >

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  113. GSA Awards $50B EIS Telecom Contract to 10 Companies

    GSA Awards $50B EIS Telecom Contract to 10 Companies

    GovCon Wire: Ten companies have been awarded positions on the General Services Administration’s $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Services contract, replacing Networx as the government go-to for telecommunication services, according to a GSA release issued on FedBizOpps today. … Read full article >

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  114. GSA picks 10 vendors for $50B next-gen telecom contract

    GSA picks 10 vendors for $50B next-gen telecom contract

    Federal News Radio: The General Services Administration awarded 10 companies a spot on the $50 billion next generation telecommunications contract called Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS). Almost two years after GSA issued the request for proposals for EIS, the agency opened the door to more than just the big four voice, video and data providers. … Read…

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  115. IoT Channel Chronicles: MetTel Connects The IoT Dots With New Single SIM Chip

    IoT Channel Chronicles: MetTel Connects The IoT Dots With New Single SIM Chip

    CRN: MetTel’s New Single SIM Takes On IoT MetTel launched a new Single SIM last week that the company said will automatically connects devices to the strongest signal – so that Internet of Things devices will have the best connectivity regardless of location. … Read full article >

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  116. IoT Chip for Real-Time Product Status

    IoT Chip for Real-Time Product Status

    MH&L: IoT Chip for Real-Time Product Status  MetTel has launched IoT Single SIM, which is designed to ensure the best possible connectivity no matter the device or location. It securely connects devices automatically to the Internet of Things via the four major U.S. and 650 worldwide carriers. … Read full article >

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  117. MetTel Debuts Intelligent IoT Single SIM

    MetTel Debuts Intelligent IoT Single SIM

    Channel Partners: PRESS RELEASE — New York – The futuristic dream of the universal, invisible and always-on Internet of Things (IoT) is coming into view with the first SIM that intelligently roams to identify and automatically connect to the strongest signal globally, MetTel announced today. MetTel, a fast-growing communications provider for businesses, has launched IoT Single SIM…

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  118. MetTel launches single SIM for IoT to autoconnect devices to strongest signal

    MetTel launches single SIM for IoT to autoconnect devices to strongest signal

    Fierce Wireless: MetTel is touting its single SIM for automatically connecting IoT devices to the strongest signal via the four major U.S. operators—Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint—and 650 carriers worldwide. Before settling on cellular standards-based IoT, the company considered scores of other solutions out there. “We did look at all of them,” Max Silber, vice…

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  119. MetTel Takes IoT Anywhere With Single SIM

    MetTel Takes IoT Anywhere With Single SIM

    Light Reading: MetTel launched the IoT Single SIM today, a cloud-connected chip that connects automatically to the strongest signal in any location. MetTel claims that this is the first Single SIM that can securely and automatically connect devices to the IoT with the strongest signal via the four major US and 650 worldwide carriers, covering over…

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  120. MetTel launches first IoT single SIM that auto connects devices to strongest signal

    MetTel launches first IoT single SIM that auto connects devices to strongest signal

    AJOT: Cloud-Connected Chip Securely Tracks Products, Connects Devices and Solves Real-Time Supply Issues with Largest Network of 650+ Carriers in 165 Countries  New York – The futuristic dream of the universal, invisible and always-on Internet of Things (IoT) is coming into view with the first SIM that intelligently roams to identify and automatically connect to the…

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  121. MetTel Wants To Give Connected Devices The Strongest Signal With New IoT Single SIM

    MetTel Wants To Give Connected Devices The Strongest Signal With New IoT Single SIM

    CRN: MetTel on Thursday launched a new Single SIM that the company said will automatically connects devices to the strongest signal – so that Internet of Things devices will have the best connectivity regardless of location. Max Silber, vice president of mobility and IoT at MetTel, said that the IoT Single SIM is a “breakthrough” due…

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  122. MetTel Launches First IoT Single SIM that Auto Connects Devices to Strongest Signal

    MetTel Launches First IoT Single SIM that Auto Connects Devices to Strongest Signal

    Cloud-Connected Chip Securely Tracks Products, Connects Devices and Solves Real-Time Supply Issues with Largest Network of 650+ Carriers in 165 Countries  New York, June 15, 2017 – The futuristic dream of the universal, invisible and always-on Internet of Things (IoT) is coming into view with the first SIM that intelligently roams to identify and automatically connect to…

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  123. MetTel Launches First IoT Single SIM

    MetTel Launches First IoT Single SIM

    Light Reading: The futuristic dream of the universal, invisible and always-on Internet of Things (IoT) is coming into view with the first SIM that intelligently roams to identify and automatically connect to the strongest signal globally, MetTel announced today. MetTel, a fast-growing communications provider for businesses, has launched IoT Single SIM which ensures the best…

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  124. Master Agent TBI ‘Going Big’ With Its Partners On SD-WAN

    Master Agent TBI ‘Going Big’ With Its Partners On SD-WAN

    CRN: Master agent Telecom Brokerage Inc. (TBI) believes that of all solutions on the market today, SD-WAN is among the biggest revenue-driving opportunities for channel partners. The Chicago-based master agent is the self-proclaimed authority in SD-WAN, having been the first to sell Verizon’s flavor of SD-WAN in the channel, according to Jeff Newton, vice president……

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  125. MetTel Launches Customer Innovation Labs to Support Digital Transformation for IT and Telecom Networks

    MetTel Launches Customer Innovation Labs to Support Digital Transformation for IT and Telecom Networks

    Focus on Practical Innovation Produces First Emergency Communications Kit Solution with SD-WAN New York, June 6, 2017 – MetTel, a fast-growing communications solution provider for businesses, today unveiled MetTel Customer Innovation Labs, a new research and development organization chartered with engaging customers, technology and carrier partners to develop unique and useful customer solutions. MetTel Customer Innovation Labs are based…

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  126. MetTel Among Telecommunications, IT Leaders to Address SD-WAN Growth, Security Collision Course

    MetTel Among Telecommunications, IT Leaders to Address SD-WAN Growth, Security Collision Course

    New York, June 2, 2017 – With the Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) market in hyper-growth and cyber security threats rising, industry leaders including Ed Fox, MetTel VP of Network Services, and MetTel partner and VeloCloud CEO Sanjay Uppal will converge at Light Reading’s SD-WAN Strategies for Success event in Dallas on June 6 to address integrated security solutions and…

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  127. MetTel serves up innovation R&D lab, releases disaster recovery solution

    MetTel serves up innovation R&D lab, releases disaster recovery solution

    Fierce Telecom: MetTel, a competitive business service provider, is giving its customer base a way to kick the tires on new products by launching its Customer Innovation Labs, a new research and development organization. The Customer Innovation Labs has facilities in New York City; Holmdel, New Jersey; and Salt Lake City, Utah. At each of…

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  128. MetTel Partners With Telestax To Develop Communications Apps, Services

    MetTel Partners With Telestax To Develop Communications Apps, Services

    Channel Partners: MetTel has entered a strategic partnership with Telestax, a Restcomm technology company, to deploy a communications platform-as-a-service (CPaaS) environment for use with the MetTel global network. The new environment will allow developers and clients in MetTel Customer Innovation Labs to create communications applications… Read full article >

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  129. MetTel to Deliver “Texting” Enterprise Apps for Real-Time Customer Engagement

    MetTel to Deliver “Texting” Enterprise Apps for Real-Time Customer Engagement

    New York, May 25, 2017 – MetTel, a global communications solution provider, today announced a strategic partnership with Telestax, a Restcomm technology company, to deploy a Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) environment for use with MetTel’s global network. This new environment will allow developers and clients in MetTel Customer Innovation Labs to easily create communications applications…

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  130. MetTel Partners With Telestax To Develop Communications Apps, Services

    MetTel Partners With Telestax To Develop Communications Apps, Services

    Telecom Reseller: MetTel is a Communications Service Provider that services customers on a global basis. Ed Fox, VP of Network Services and Technology explains to Don Witt of The Channel Daily News, a TR publication, why they are embracing the RestcommONE technology to provide enhanced communications experience and capabilities to their end customers… Read full…

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  131. Telestax Launches A Communications App Marketplace; Partners Can Contribute, Sell And Earn Revenue On Comms-Focused Apps

    Telestax Launches A Communications App Marketplace; Partners Can Contribute, Sell And Earn Revenue On Comms-Focused Apps

    CRN: Communications application developer Telestax has introduced a marketplace that gives solution providers access to real-time messaging, voice and video applications that can be sold to business customers. The new RestcommOne Marketplace is powered by Telestax’s Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) enablement… Read full article >

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  132. Mr. CTO, Tear Down That Wall

    Mr. CTO, Tear Down That Wall

    UBB 2020: Breaking up traditional silos between information technology and operations departments accelerates service providers’ ability to deploy virtualized, cloud and on-demand services for ultra-broadband projects. For years, enterprise IT departments — including internal divisions within cable operators, ISPs and CSPs — have heavily invested… Read full article >

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  133. Partners Predict ‘Bidding War’ For Straight Path As Unnamed Company Tops AT&T’s $1.6B Offer

    Partners Predict ‘Bidding War’ For Straight Path As Unnamed Company Tops AT&T’s $1.6B Offer

    CRN: A new suitor for Straight Path Communications has thrown its hat in the ring, topping AT&T’s bid by $200 million on Tuesday morning. As carriers double down on their 5G development plans, solution providers are expecting an all-out bidding war for Straight Path, which owns valuable millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum licenses that cover the……

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  134. AT&T Arms Partners With IoT Starter Kit To Help Them Seize Recurring Revenue Opportunities

    AT&T Arms Partners With IoT Starter Kit To Help Them Seize Recurring Revenue Opportunities

    CRN: AT&T wants to help its partners take advantage of emerging opportunities — and new revenue streams — around the Internet of Things. The Dallas-based company is offering an IoT Starter Kit for prototyping IoT solutions, along with several resources that partners can use to determine their IoT readiness… Read full article >

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  135. VeloCloud Unveils Security Technology Partner Program For Combined Security, SD-WAN Solutions

    VeloCloud Unveils Security Technology Partner Program For Combined Security, SD-WAN Solutions

    CRN: SD-WAN specialist VeloCloud on Tuesday introduced an SD-WAN Security Technology Partner Program. The new program pairs VeloCloud’s cloud-based SD-WAN technology with security solutions from some of the leading security vendors that enterprise customers are using in their branch offices, data centers and cloud environments… Read full article >

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  136. Q&A With MetTel’s Ed Fox: What Users Need To Know About 3 Key Technologies

    Q&A With MetTel’s Ed Fox: What Users Need To Know About 3 Key Technologies

    ITBOB: Businesses are latching on to newer technologies such as software-defined networking, the Internet of Things and unified communications to get closer to their customers and rein in the technology costs of doing business. But some businesses struggle to get a handle on some of that technology, which requires solution providers to help them see…

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  137. Turning Big Data On Its Head: 4 Ways It Can Actually Improve Your IT Infrastructure

    Turning Big Data On Its Head: 4 Ways It Can Actually Improve Your IT Infrastructure

    Inside Big Data, by MetTel’s Ed Fox: Today there is more data being generated, analyzed and stored than ever before, from capturing online transactions and producing content, to analyzing social media interactions and wading through the information flowing to/from IoT devices – That’s a lot of data!  It’s this massive amount of data that’s dramatically changing…

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  138. MetTel Lands Ingram Micro, DataXoom Alumnus

    MetTel Lands Ingram Micro, DataXoom Alumnus

    Channel Partners: MetTel is building its partner presence on the West Coast with the hiring of a channel veteran. Bryan Hagedon will oversee the expansion of MetTel’s channel in the western U.S. He will recruit master agents, MSPs and VARs for the digital communications solutions provider. “Bryan expands our high-touch presence to the West Coast. Through Bryan and…

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  139. MetTel Brings in Former Ingram, BT Global Services Channel Executive to Expand Business Partner Ecosystem

    MetTel Brings in Former Ingram, BT Global Services Channel Executive to Expand Business Partner Ecosystem

    New York, March 23, 2017 – MetTel, a fast-growing communications solution provider for businesses, has recruited channel veteran Bryan Hagedon to expand the company’s business partner channel in the US West region. Hagedon will be based in Southern California where he will focus on building new relationships with Master Agents, Managed Service Providers, and Value Added Resellers to extend…

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  140. MetTel Wins Stevie Award for Best Customer Service Department in Telecommunications

    MetTel Wins Stevie Award for Best Customer Service Department in Telecommunications

    Recognized for “Heroic Efforts” on Behalf of Blue Chip Clients  New York, NY, March 20, 2017 – MetTel has won its third consecutive Stevie Award for market-leading customer service, the company announced today. The award was based on its work on behalf of enterprise clients, including a dramatic rescue mission in which MetTel rescued the communications network of a national chain…

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  141. MetTel, VeloCloud, Analysts Report Dramatic Rise in Market Demand for SD-WAN

    MetTel, VeloCloud, Analysts Report Dramatic Rise in Market Demand for SD-WAN

    NEW YORK, March 16, 2017  – With customer engagement rates soaring, Software-Defined Wide Area Networks (SD-WAN) has emerged as the leading network technology to challenge multi-protocol label switching (MPLS) as the standard for enterprise communications services, according to analysts and industry leaders MetTel and VeloCloud. MetTel has seen a dramatic spike in demand for SD-WAN with…

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  142. Ovum and MetTel to Co-Host Webinar on SD-WAN Best Practices (March 1 @ 11am PT / 2pm ET)

    Ovum and MetTel to Co-Host Webinar on SD-WAN Best Practices (March 1 @ 11am PT / 2pm ET)

    NEW YORK, February 27, 2017 – MetTel, a fast-growing communications solution provider for businesses, today announced it will co-host an upcoming webinar with research firm Ovum titled, How to Look at SD-WAN – Avoid the Hype, which takes place on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 2:00-2:45pm ET. MetTel has seen a dramatic spike in demand for Software-Defined Wide Area Networks (SD-WAN), particularly cloud-based…

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  143. Colliding stars, black holes and … SD-WAN?

    Colliding stars, black holes and … SD-WAN?

    RCR Wireless News, by MetTel’s Ed Fox: Amid all the Mars hoopla, Elon Musk keeps calling for me (and everyone else) to volunteer for the inevitable colony that will ensure the long-term survival of the human race. Once I stopped laughing about my own potential career in space, I got to thinking about communicating with Mars….

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  144. LG Telehealth Expert Jake Levy Joins MetTel as Director of Health Information Technology to Lead Growing Telehealth Solutions Group

    LG Telehealth Expert Jake Levy Joins MetTel as Director of Health Information Technology to Lead Growing Telehealth Solutions Group

    NEW YORK, February 17, 2017 – MetTel, a fast-growing communications solution provider for businesses, today announced that it has tapped Jake Levy from LG to lead the company’s Telehealth solutions group as part of the company’s growing healthcare business, which is centered within the company’s Mobility Division. Nearly one million people will reach retirement age every year for the next…

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  145. MetTel’s Leading SD-WAN Solution Helps Wunderlich Respond Faster to Financial Market Shifts

    MetTel’s Leading SD-WAN Solution Helps Wunderlich Respond Faster to Financial Market Shifts

    Financial services firm to capitalize on surges in investor interest through network performance improvements NEW YORK, January 12, 2017  – MetTel, a leading communications solutions provider for enterprises and businesses, today announced that financial services firm Wunderlich has accelerated its ability to respond to investor interest in stock market shifts through MetTel’s software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) solution. Wunderlich’s…

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  146. Verizon Veteran Sean Sullivan Joins MetTel to Lead Product Management

    Verizon Veteran Sean Sullivan Joins MetTel to Lead Product Management

    Verizon Veteran Sean Sullivan Joins MetTel to Lead Product Management NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MetTel, a fast-growing communications solution provider for businesses, has tapped former Verizon sales and marketing leader Sean Sullivan as Vice President, Product Management & Regulatory Affairs. In this new position, Sullivan will be responsible for the strategic direction of MetTel’s product and service…

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  147. How USDA used the cloud to boost efficiency

    How USDA used the cloud to boost efficiency

    GCN, by MetTel’s Keith Hochstin: It’s a recurring criticism about government: It squanders taxpayer dollars on $640 toilet seats and $37 screws. While such examples get significant and seemingly perpetual attention (the infamous toilet seats date back to the 1980s), what goes relatively unnoticed is when government makes significant changes to modernize and streamline processes,…

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