Rich Tehrani


Rich Tehrani, currently CEO and group editor-in-chief, has led TMC in many capacities since 1982. Rich Tehrani is also a Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) industry expert, visionary, author and columnist. Rich founded the leading magazine focused on VoIP in 1998 and, in his role as president of TMC, is the owner of the registered trademark for the term Internet Telephony. Rich is also the founder and chairman of INTERNET TELEPHONY® Conference & EXPO, THE leading conference focused on VoIP since its launch in 1999. Rich holds a computer engineering degree from The University of Connecticut. For his full bio, please visit


Latest Articles

Acision Fights Creative Destruction with Innovation at #MWC15 03/04/2015
A Candid Talk with Ford: Connected Cars and the Future 03/04/2015
cVidya Helps CSPs Provide Mass Customization to Boost Profit 03/03/2015
TCS Shows Telemedicine Improvements and More at MWC 03/03/2015
TCS Shows Telemedicine Improvements and more at #MWC15 03/02/2015
Why Cradlepoint is Poised for Growth 03/02/2015
Citrix Boosts Mobile Solutions to Carriers, Enterprise 03/02/2015
10 Reasons Why Microsoft is Winning 01/26/2015
TMC Recommends the Z-60 as a Solid Telecom Value 01/26/2015
Security Is Important to the Customer Experience Too 01/12/2015
AireContact by AireSpring is Powerful, But Does Have a Learning Curve 01/12/2015
A Lesson in Resilience: The First Chapter in Microsoft's Comeback Story 12/11/2014
EasyNDA Aims to Lubricate Business 12/09/2014
TMC Labs Reveals UC Award Winners 12/04/2014
TMC Labs Calls 3CX Phone System a Solid Buy 12/04/2014
How to Make Email Smarter 12/04/2014
OmegaDevCloud from RacoWireless to Simplify IoT and M2M Development 11/13/2014
Microsoft CEO Raise Controversy: What's Not Being Discussed 11/11/2014
Oljemark Takes the Reins at Ingate 11/06/2014
Centri Looks to Help Boost Carrier Data Throughput 11/03/2014
SAP and Ericsson Enable the Network Aware Business Process 10/31/2014
Cloud, Mobile & Social and the Customer Experience 10/01/2014
Skin in the Game: How GENBAND Ties Its Success to Telco Selling Outcomes 10/01/2014
The Acer Aspire Switch 10 Changes the Tech Landscape 09/30/2014
CUSTOMER Announces 2014 TMC Labs Innovation Award Winners 09/25/2014
Top Business Scams to Watch For 09/25/2014
Panasonic SIP Phones: Feature-Rich Solutions in an Attractive, Durable Package 09/24/2014
The PBX Squeeze and How You'll Benefit 09/24/2014
Q&A with Michael Oljemark, CEO, Ingate Systems 09/15/2014
Everything We Know About Disruption is Wrong 08/07/2014
GENBAND's Transformative Session Grid 07/28/2014
Hot Trends in Customer Care 07/24/2014
Meet The TMC Editorial Team Next Week in NYC 07/17/2014
INTERNET TELEPHONY Reveals TMC Labs Innovation Award Winners 07/08/2014
Will Vobi Make Enterprise Social a Reality? 07/08/2014
Votacall Brings Its Unique Flavor to Cloud-Based Communications 07/08/2014
The GLOBALINX Masterstream Solution: A Tool to Help Agents Spend Time Selling Rather Than Doing Quoting 06/17/2014
Is This the Carrier WebRTC Killer App? 06/17/2014
Why Google and Apple Should Fear the new Microsoft 06/11/2014
GENBAND All In on WebRTC 06/11/2014
GENBAND Bullish on WebRTC 06/11/2014
Mark Pugerude Talks Past and Future at GENBAND Perspectives14 06/11/2014
GENBAND fring Enabling OTT for Carriers 06/11/2014
Verizon Says NFV and Fiber are the Future 06/10/2014
BT's Innovative MVNO Strategy with SON & Wi-Fi Support 06/10/2014
GENBAND Pushes NFV, Immersive UE at Perspectives14 06/10/2014
Mike Pugerude Talks Past and Future at GENBAND Perspectives14 06/10/2014
GENBAND Perspectives14 Points to Exciting Communications Future 06/10/2014
Microsoft is Sacrificing Internet Explorer 06/06/2014
Carriers Need to Get in the Game 06/03/2014
Plum Voice Powers HIPAA and PCI Compliant Analytics 06/01/2014
Beware the Impending Drone Wars 05/29/2014
Beware the Impending Drone Wars 05/21/2014
Talking UC with Aspect & ShoreTel 05/15/2014
Bitcoin & Beyond: The Dawn of Currency 2.0 05/12/2014
Openwave Uses Push To Boost Consumer Relationships with Carriers 04/17/2014
Why I'm Neutral on the Comcast, Time Warner Cable Deal 04/02/2014
ShoreTel: The Communications Platform has a New Role to Play 03/18/2014
Why You Should Be Bullish on Technology 03/18/2014
New Huawei Ascend Mate 2 is a Big Deal 03/17/2014
How the NSA is Prompting International Cloud Expansion 02/20/2014
Wearable Tech Evolves Before Our Eyes 01/17/2014
The Ghosts of Tech Past and Future 01/16/2014
Customer Touchpoints: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly 01/15/2014
Interesting New Things Are Popping Up in the Cloud, Testing, and CRM 01/10/2014
2013: Year of the Cloud Consumer 01/03/2014
ZipWhip: What if Every Phone Number Could Text? 12/26/2013
IBM: Digital Darwinism May Kill You 12/13/2013
Philippe Kahn Kicks Off Wearable Tech Expo 2013 LA 12/10/2013
Philippe Khan Kicks Off Wearable Tech Expo 2013 LA 12/10/2013
GENBAND Buys Fring to Make Carriers Sexy 12/05/2013
What's New in Call Center Testing and CRM 11/12/2013
Microsoft Buys Nokia Device and Services Business 11/04/2013
MightyHive Achieves Contact Center and Web Ad Integration 10/02/2013
Fashion and International Intrigue 09/05/2013
How the Prism Leak Will Hurt U.S. Tech Companies 09/04/2013
Americans Don't Know They Want Wearable Tech - Yet 09/03/2013
Why Google is Getting Hammered on Twitter for being Evil 08/16/2013
How Apple Lost Control of Its Branding 08/05/2013
Avaya Takes Networking Lead in SPB 07/29/2013
Clearwater is the Latest Development in Telcos' Software Transformation 07/29/2013
NextPrinciples Looks to Simplify Social Customer Interactions 06/24/2013
Network Functions Virtualization is Going to be Huge 06/13/2013
With Tablets and Smartphones Eating the PC, What Can Microsoft Do? 06/10/2013
Research Shows More Innovation Under a Joint Chairman/CEO 05/20/2013
The Rein of M2M 05/17/2013
Metaswitch Asks: Are You Ready to be a Software Telco? 05/16/2013
Interactive Intelligence Revisits Its Small Call Center Roots 05/15/2013
Giving Customers Control & New Ways to Leverage Big Data 04/29/2013
Are You Ready to be a Software Telco? 04/29/2013
How a Call Center Translation Service Went Mainstream 04/24/2013
Backup DNS, The New Yellow Pages Scam 04/09/2013
Interactive Intelligence Explores Small Call Center Roots 03/18/2013
Sculley Captivates ITEXPO, StartupCamp Audience 03/15/2013
Research Shows More Innovation Under a Joint Chairman/CEO 03/15/2013
IPgallery Helps Carriers Become Social Hubs and More 03/01/2013
Telenity Enables M2M, Location Based Ads at MWC2013 02/28/2013
We Are All Connected - And, Increasingly, Our Stuff is Too 02/28/2013
NICE Systems at MWC2013 02/28/2013
Dialogic Fuels Networks, Augments WebRTC 02/27/2013