Verizon Introduces Unlimited Usage, Fixed-Fee Packages for Small Businesses in Maryland and Virginia

My spin: So Verizon’s is expanding its “fixed-fee” package – I wonder if Vonage’s expansion has anything to do with this?
News Clip: NEW YORK, July 16 /PRNewswire/ — Verizon is freeing small businesses in Maryland and Virginia from per- minute usage charges and unpredictable telecommunications bills by introducing Verizon Freedom(SM) for Business, a calling package that offers unlimited usage for a fixed monthly fee. This package includes unlimited, direct-dialed local, regional and domestic long- distance calls, with options for significant discounts on toll-free service, high-speed DSL and Internet access — all on one convenient bill. The new package is part of Verizon’s strategy to better serve small businesses by delivering products and services specifically designed to meet the needs of these businesses.