Report: Cable companies provide lots of VoIP service


Research and Markets has released a new report discussing the growth of the VoIP industry with some interesting statistics.

One thing the release teasing the report highlights is that U.S. cable companies have stepped up their game in the VoIP sector. According to Research and Markets, U.S. cable companies provide VoIP telephone service to over 20 million subscribers.

In addition the report points out software-based VoIP like Skype is on the rise, and the entrance of Microsoft, Apple, Google and Yahoo! into the mobile VoIP fear shows that there is some promise for that sector as well. Once networks get the necessary 3G and 4G upgrades, Research and Markets sees mobile VoIP going mainstream.

For more:
- read the release

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