SEATTLE, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- 360networks, a facilities-based wholesale provider of Private Line Transport, VoIP, IP, and Local Access services announced today that iCall will leverage 360networks' wholesale VoIP services to lower its operating costs and improve performance for its free calling application and network.
iCall is a computer program available as a free download for Microsoft Windows or broadband device such as the Apple iPhone, providing free or low cost VoIP service through any broadband enabled mobile telephone. iCall's free calling network includes over 5 million unique downloads.
"Our business is predicated on keeping operating costs down while maintaining high quality service," said Arlo Gilbert, CEO and co-founder of iCall. "360networks helps us do that so iCall's Free Calling application users can reliably receive calls throughout the US and Canada."
"With 360networks, telecommunications providers and next generation application providers like iCall have a new wholesale VoIP alternative," said Steve Cardwell, 360networks' vice president of sales. "iCall benefits from our state-of-the-art network for reliable and affordable IP termination with the personalized customer service of a local company."
360networks' IP Termination supports local and long distance traffic throughout the U.S. and Canada, leveraging 360networks' wholly owned and operated network with 24x7x365 network monitoring.
360networks is a full service wholesale provider of Private Line Transport, VoIP, IP, and Local Access (T1/DS3) services, on its wholly-owned fiber optic backbone. Its facilities-based network provides deep coverage, spanning 18,000 miles to tier 1 to 4 U.S. markets (Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming). Financially stable and a CLEC in 36 states, 360networks enables the nation's voice, data and web-based application and service providers to quickly pursue next generation strategies, migrate from legacy networks, grow into new markets and services, and increase network diversity. www.360networks.com