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BICSI services the needs of professionals involved with communications and all associated infrastructure including voice, data, electronic safety & security, and audio & video technologies. BICSI serves ITS professionals through courses, conferences, publications and credentialing. Visit www.bicsi.org for more information.

  seeking to build new or extend existing fiber and wireless transport networks. The Dark Fiber Community serves as a portal for access to the entire industry. Categories include companies that are Equipment vendors, Infrastructure Builders, Financing Companies, Carrier Services and Industry Associations. Considered an online directory for network operators, the Dark Fiber Community provides information and contact details for industry-leading vendors as well as the opportunity to plan one-on-one meetings with those suppliers anywhere in the world. For more information, visit http://dark-fiber.tmcnet.com

Evertz is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of video and audio infrastructure equipment for the television broadcast, television distribution, telecommunications and cable industries. Evertz provides professional video services and complete end-to-end broadcast solutions for all aspects of broadcast production including content creation, signal distribution and content delivery. Evertz’ focus on file-based, routing, compression, and media transport solutions allows its customers to meet today’s ever-growing business needs; while reducing costs, extending their services, and generating new revenues from traditional linear playout to non-linear playout paths.

 GreenTouch is a global consortium of leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry, academic and non-governmental research experts dedicated to fundamentally transforming communications and data networks, including the Internet, and significantly reducing the carbon footprint of ICT devices, platforms and networks.   By 2015, the goal is to deliver the architecture, specifications and roadmap --and demonstrate key components -- needed to increase network energy efficiency by a factor of 1000 from current levels. GreenTouch will accomplish this by designing fundamentally new network architectures and creating the enabling technologies on which they are based.

The IPSO Alliance is the primary advocate of IP for Smart Objects for use in energy, consumer, healthcare, and industrial applications. The Alliance, a non-profit organization whose members include leading technology, communications and energy companies, promotes the use of the Internet Protocol to serve as the foundation for a network of sensor-enabled physical objects to communicate with each other as seamlessly as individuals do over the Internet.

IPSO Alliance membership is open to any organization supporting an IP-based approach to connecting smart objects. For more information, visit www.ipso-alliance.org or contact Kate Easton – marketing@ipso-alliance.org.


The MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) is a global industry alliance comprising of more than 210 organizations including telecommunications service providers, cable MSOs, network equipment/software manufacturers, semiconductors vendors and testing organizations. The MEF’s mission is to accelerate the worldwide adoption of Carrier-class Ethernet networks and services.

The MEF develops Carrier Ethernet technical specifications and certification programs to promote the deployment and interconnection of standardized Carrier Ethernet worldwide.  If you would like more information about the MEF, including a complete listing of all current MEF members, please visit the MEF web site at http://www.metroethernetforum.org.


MissionCritical Communications and RadioResource International provide publications, e-newsletters and websites which cover wireless voice and data solutions, news, and technology trends for mission-critical operations in private and public safety; federal/state/local government; utilities; transportation; business/industry; engineering/consulting firms; dealers; and other industry professionals.  Please visit our website at www.mccmag.com to see why we are the leading information resource.

The Northern Virginia Technology Council is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As the largest technology council in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry through networking and educational events, value-added member benefit programs, public policy advocacy on state and regional issues, initiatives in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education arenas, and branding of the region as a major global technology center.

QuEST Forum is a unique collaboration of information and communication technologies (ICT) service providers and suppliers across the world who are dedicated to improving operational and supply chain quality and performance. QuEST Forum unifies the global ICT community through the implementation of TL 9000, an industry specific quality management system that is built on ISO 9001 and the eight quality principles.


SDNCentral is the leading independent resource for software‐defined networking (SDN), network functions virtualization (NFV) and network virtualization (NV). SDNCentral keeps its 40,000+ member community updated with latest news, thought leader interviews and education. Visit our comprehensive company and product directories and check out online training, consulting, jobs and referral services. http://www.sdncentral.com Twitter:@sdn_news

You have products, we have purchasers. Telecom Connect  is a 30 year old established publication and home to the largest Global Marketplace to buy and sell Telecom products, Services & Network Communications with a targeted circulation of a full color high gloss magazine.

The TelecomHUB is a DC-based networking group providing up-close, direct access to industry leaders, legends and peers. Since 1999, the TelecomHUB has been motivating connections and inspiring ideas for over 3000 senior level ICT professionals including wireless, wire line, cable, satellite, services, regulatory, equipment providers and more. 

The HUB facilitates networking to find clients, partners, job opportunities and old friends through regular luncheons, evening mixers, members-only events, and the In Transition Roundtable (ITR) for job seekers. www.telecomhub.org

The Wi-Fi Alliance is a global non-profit industry association of hundreds of leading companies devoted to seamless connectivity. With technology development, market building, and regulatory programs, the Wi-Fi Alliance has enabled widespread adoption of Wi-Fi worldwide.

The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ program was launched in March 2000. It provides a widely-recognized designation of interoperability and quality and it helps to ensure that Wi-Fi-enabled products deliver the best user experience. The Wi-Fi Alliance has completed more than 15,000 product certifications, encouraging the expanded use of Wi-Fi products and services in new and established markets.

Wi-Fi®, Wi-Fi Alliance®, WMM®, Wi-Fi Protected Access® (WPA), the Wi-Fi CERTIFIED logo, the Wi-Fi logo, the Wi-Fi ZONE logo and the Wi-Fi Protected Setup logo are registered trademarks of the Wi-Fi Alliance. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™, Wi-Fi Direct™, Wi-Fi Protected Setup™, Wi-Fi Multimedia™, WPA2™, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Passpoint™, Passpoint™, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Miracast™, Miracast™, Wi-Fi ZONE™ and the Wi-Fi Alliance logo are trademarks of the Wi-Fi Alliance.   www.wi-fi.org

Channel Visions is a bi-monthly magazine with 21,500 circulation read by channel partners selling all manner of voice, data, access, managed and business services both on premises and “in the cloud”.
Primarily in the small/medium business space.

Communications Daily is the nation's preeminent daily telecom news source.  Considered a must-read by the nation's telecom leaders, Warren's flagship newsletter provides its readers with immediate, accurate and insightful coverage of telecom regulation, legislation, policy and business... every business day.  Comm Daily has won first-place journalism awards from the prestigious Specialized Information Publishers Association and the National Press Club, and it's the only subscription publication that the Federal Communications Commission provides to all its employees. Comm Daily is the daily record of telecommunications.

Consumer Electronics Daily is the nation's only daily report on the complex and rapidly changing CE business sector.  It’s put together by a team of veteran journalists who collectively have logged more than 85 years of experience covering the great stories of the modern CE era.  That team remains dedicated to compiling the industry’s most compelling, independent chronicle of the biggest CE news stories, which only veteran journalists can provide.  Its diversified readers are the beneficiaries, whether they be manufacturers, retailers, distributors, policymakers, analysts or lobbyists.

Convergencia Latina is an independent media website since 2000 with the most reliable, key information about the Latin American and the Caribbean telecommunications market.

We provide relevant and up-to-date news, such as daily news indicators per country, maps, yearbooks, event organizer information and research. Advertising is also available – digital & printed options.


Current Analysis (www.currentanalysis.com) helps leading telecommunications, information technology, and business software companies differentiate themselves in the market to win more business. As the only provider of real-time, tactical competitive intelligence, analysis, and advice, product managers, sales, and marketing executives rely on us to anticipate and quickly respond to market opportunities and competitive threats.

IT Connection (www.currentanalysis.com/ITC) is the premier source of unbiased analysis and assessments of IT equipment and telecom services.  IT Connection provides cost-effective, non-vendor-sponsored research to IT professionals.  The assessments on IT Connection allow you to easily and efficiently assess suppliers and determine the best technology solution to fit your needs.

GigaOM Research provides timely, in-depth analysis on the most dynamic emerging technologies including cloud, mobile, connected consumer, cleantech and social enterprise  for individual and corporate subscribers. Learn more at http://pro.gigaom.com.

 GlobalVision is a Quarterly publication delivered to a controlled list of more than 12,300 communications executives in more than 100 countries in the world. No other telecommunications publication provides its advertising partners as large a reach as such an affordable CPM.
Field Technologies is the premier resource for the optimization of your field workers, service, and assets. Field Technologies provides companies with information on mobile technologies that can be used to improve productivity and drive efficiency — including field service software, mobile computing, and M2M. For a complimentary subscription, visit FieldTechnologiesOnline.

Every business day, FierceTelecom provides telecom insiders a single news source on ILECs/CLECs, WiMAX, next generation networks, backhaul, and other network and service innovations. Beyond the news of the day, our editors produce in-depth features on market leaders and conduct exclusive interviews with industry trailblazers. Deep dive into the latest technology solutions for your business with a front-row pass to FierceTelecom webinars and virtual events. As a subscriber, you have the opportunity to gain competitive intelligence through our whitepaper/eBook library and to explore the marketplace through our job board and networking parties. Join the FierceTelecom community today!

Inside Networks, a leading information resource for the network infrastructure sector for data centre managers, ICT directors, consultants and integrators, provides latest industry developments, standards, white papers, green issues and technology, as well as in-depth articles from renowned industry experts. From small to medium sized enterprise LANs to colocation data centres, Inside Networks covers every aspect of the modern network infrastructure and is available via a free subscription. CLICK HERE to subscribe. 

  Light Reading is a research-led media company serving the global communications market. Lightreading.com is the ultimate source for technology and financial analysis for more than 320,000 subscribers each month, leading the media sector in terms of traffic, content and reputation. As part of the Light Reading Communications Network (www.lrcn.com), Light Reading combines its award-winning online communities and a rich events portfolio with the industry’s most trusted telecom research brands, Heavy Reading and Pyramid Research, to contribute to the only integrated business information platform serving the $4 trillion global communications industry.

State Telephone Regulation Report brings you a comprehensive report on major telecom developments that could affect your strategy -- and your bottom line. In eight to twelve concise pages, STRR makes it easy for you to stay informed on telecom legislation, regulation and court actions in all 50 states.  Every bi-weekly issue is filled with essential news and analysis you won't find anywhere else.  And you'll want to keep our exclusive state-by-state legislative and regulatory summary tables where you can consult them often.

Telecom Review North America (NA) targets telecom , ICT and technology industry executives, as well as those who have an interest in this field in order to reach industry decision makers. Readers include executives, carriers, vendors and suppliers, in addition to business people who are directly and indirectly involved in the industry.

Via Satellite is the leading global satellite magazine, providing expert business analysis and technical insights into the satellite, telecom, wireless and space industries. The readers of Via Satellite are provided with timely and valuable editorial, essential in remaining competitive and profitable in the global satellite marketplace.  Coverage includes current and evolving applications, infrastructure issues, technology, business and regulatory developments worldwide.

Via Satellite is the flagship publication of the Access Intelligence Satellite Group. Other products include SatelliteTODAY.com, Satellite Industry Directory, SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition, Satellite Today Daily News Feed, Satellite Transponder Guide, Decision Briefs  and more.  For more information on our products and to sign up for free trial subscriptions go to www.SatelliteTODAY.com. To receive your FREE subscription to Via Satellite visit www.omeda.com/vs.

Washington Internet Daily will give you the earliest possible opportunity to shape the rule-setting process on Capitol Hill, at the FCC and elsewhere as it affects the Internet -- and your business. The Internet has grown up in a hurry, and like most mature industries its many constituencies now look toward Washington, fearful of restrictive regulation or seeking a legislative lift. Washington Internet Daily covers everyone -- at any level of government, in industry groups, in the courts or elsewhere -- who is setting rules for the Internet.