New VoIP association is born

25 May 2007

A group of Argentine telecoms companies have launched an IP telephony and converged communications association, Catip, to promote the adoption of the technology, BNamericas reports, quoting local newspaper Infobae. Catip includes local firms Aldea Global, BroadBandTech, Comsat, Cotel, Cooperativa de Mar de Ajó, Cotelcam, CrossFone, Datco, Ertach, Gigared, IFX Networks, Impsat, Infracom, Ip Tel, Iplan, Servicio Satelital, Sky Online, SES Sistemas Electronicos, Telephone 2, TelViso and Wiltel. The goal of the association will be to discuss and study different issues affecting the adoption of VoIP in the fixed line and mobile sectors as well as the convergence of different service platforms including IPTV.