Verizon's Skype Strategy

Will trading off international call revenues for short term subscriber gain prove a good move in the long term?

 By VoipPlanet.com Staff
Page of   |  Back to Page 1
Print Article

"Skype’s adoption by Verizon Wireless is an interesting step in the evolution of VoIP over mobile." writes the Wall Street Journal's Paul Sharma.

"While Vodafone and Telefonica would like search engines such as Google and Yahoo to pay for network capacity, Vodafone’s U.S. partner Verizon seems to be going in the opposite direction," Sharma writes.

"This may look smart now, but will it turn out to actually embed a threat inside the carriers?"

Click the following link to read the complete story: Skype: Dealing With The VoIP Genie

This article was originally published on Feb 22, 2010
Get the Latest Scoop with Networking Update Newsletter