TMC video interview with HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney


TMCNet ( has posted an IT EXPO West 2012 video interview with HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney discussing HD voice, the iPhone 5 issues, and interconnection. It can be found at–

Editorial: IT EXPO West 2012 session proposal – HD Voice and the Enterprise


The following session proposal has been sent into TMC ( for IT EXPO West 2012 in Miami on October 2-5, 2012.

If you are interested in supporting such a session, I’ll be so bold as to suggest you email the folks at TMC about it.

HD Voice and the Enterprise

The promise of […]

Quick HD voice stats from IT EXPO East 2012


Miami, FL and Washington DC – At the “HD Voice: Improving Voice Quality to Meet Demands of U.S. Customers” panel at IT EXPO East 2012, representatives from Polycom and Neutral Tandem revealed some numbers worth repeating.

Jeff Rodman, CTO and co-founder of Polycom, estimated that his company has shipped all total about three (3) […]

IT EXPO East 2012 – Quick details on the new Digium IP phones


Miami, FL – A brief stop at the Digium ( booth at IT EXPO East revealed the following tidbits on the new family of IP phones–

1) The phone was designed and contracted solely by Digium — it is *not* a OEM/white label product.

2) Manufacture of the phone is done in China by […]

Editorial from IT EXPO East- Aren’t IP phones done yet?


Miami, FL – There are at least three vendors touting new IP phones or software/firmware upgrades to their phones here at IT Expo. I thought we were done with handsets already?

Digium is getting a lot spin along with a good measure of WTF by rolling out its own IP phones; three to be […]

Editorial–The uphill battle on HD voice interconnection


One of the two panels I moderated in Austin, TX last week was on migrating interconnections between TDM and IP to IMS (peering), but the real eye opener was talking to some of the hosted VoIP service providers on the show floor.  Most of them didn’t know who Neutral Tandem or XConnect were and […]

Reminder–IT EXPO West 2011


HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney will be at IT EXPO West 2011 in Austin, Texas, from September 12 through September 14.

If you are seeking a briefing or announcing news, TMC’s media day on Monday starts at noon. It will be at the Austin Convention Center; contact TMC to schedule a briefing […]

ITEXPO: The VoIP Users Conference call of February 4


Traveling between ITEXPO in Miami and Washington DC, Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney tried to participate in the weekly VoIP Users Conference (#VUC).  However, the mobile call into the bridge number kept dropping.

The @VUC moderators wanted to hear about the impact of IPv6 and if people were talking about HD Voice.  Here is (More or […]

A 1Q 2011 Travel Schedule for HD Voice News


HD Voice News is currently or tentatively scheduling the following events for visits —

1Q 2011 

The 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show, January 4-7, 2011, Las Vegas

CES Unveiled, Tuesday, January 4, The Sands Convention Center, 4-6 PM

Digital Experience, Wednesday, January 5, Caesars Palace, 7 PM-?

Lunch at Piero’s, Thursday, January 6, Piero’s, […]

HD Voice and an expanded commitment to IT EXPO West


Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney will be moderating two panels at IT EXPO West in Los Angeles:

“Meet the HD Handset Vendors” Tuesday, October 5, 8:30 AM to 10:15 AM.

IP-based communications solutions – yes, including UC – are here today, and every phone vendor is now supporting high definition (HD) voice at the same […]