Dawn Bushaus

Senior WriterDawn Bushaus has been covering the telecommunications industry as an editor and freelance writer for 10 years. She has held editorial positions at several publications including Telephony, CommunicationsWeek and tele.com. Most recently, Bushaus freelanced for Interactive Week and InformationWeek. She also has written technical documentation for corporate clients. Bushaus, who works out of her home in the Chicago area, holds a bachelor of arts degree in German from the University of Illinois.Dawn covers network, hosting and application services, focusing on ASPs.

A Leaner, Faster Interpath

After getting bailed out of financial trouble by Bain Capital Partners a year a half ago, application service provider Interpath looks like a whole new company. By most accounts,...

USi Files under Chapter 11

Add application service provider USinternetworking to the growing list of companies filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company filed a pre-negotiated Chapter 11 petition Jan. 7, while also...

An ASP that Works

While many application service providers are closing up shop or consolidating to survive, Surebridge has managed to make the software-as-service model work. Profitable just one year after it started...

Siebel CRM Targets Service Providers

During the next couple of weeks, software provider Siebel Systems will roll out a new version of its customer-relationship management software aimed specifically at communications service providers.The latest general-purpose...

A Service Ahead Of Its Dime

Although analysts have long predicted that telcos would have to become ASPs, it seems that carriers wait-and-see approach may have been smart after all. Yesterday, Cable & Wireless announced...

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How is Big Data Evolving?

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