Tier 2-3 telcos show interest in SIP; Facebook users hog business bandwidth

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@FierceTelecom RT @TheCalixNetwork The smart grid trend of 2012 is the network management system. Article | [email protected]FierceTelecom

> A new Metaswitch survey revealed that Tier 2 and 3 service providers have listed SIP as one of their top technology migration investments. Article

> YouTube added PMC, ION PMC, ION Television's Entertainment News Television, and the Young Hollywood Network to its lineup. Article

> The first-ever ATLANTIC-ACM Customer Choice Awards are scheduled to be held at Capacity Media's Metro Connect USA 2012, Feb. 28-29 in Miami. Release

> India's Sify announced that its undersea cable landing station in Mumbai is ready for operation. Article

And finally ... It appears that employees using Facebook are a workplace's worst bandwidth hog. Article