Skype, Avaya, Form Enterprise VoIP Alliance
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published October 01, 2010
Enterprise UC vendors Avaya and Skype will partner to bring Skype support to Avaya equipment.
Tags: networks, unified communications, VoIP, Skype, UC
SAP Debuts Cloud-Based Collaboration Apps
By Larry Barrett | Article Published March 30, 2010
StreamWork is designed to help businesses share, access and manage their content online from the cloud.
Tags: cloud computing, collaboration, SAP, unified communications, StreamWork
Unified Communications Market Headed Upward
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published January 15, 2010
An Infonetics Research report forecasts worldwide revenues for the unified communications market will drop by four percent in 2009, but will rise by more than 100 percent over the next four years to top $1 billion by 2013.
Tags: Cisco, unified communications, Nortel, Avaya, Infonetics
Does Skype Work for Business?
By Gerry Blackwell | Article Published April 29, 2009
Certainly the Skype voice-over-IP technology works in business settings, but is it truly adequate?
Tags: Windows, services, unified communications, voice, Skype
Microsoft Unveils Apps for Crime-Fighting Data Mining
By Alex Goldman | Article Published April 19, 2009
Microsoft's Citizen Safety Architecture offers apps to analyze massive amounts of data.
Tags: Microsoft, IBM, unified communications, policy, e-Mail
Connecticut Town Lays Groundwork for Merged School, Municipal VoIP Network
By Adam Stone | Article Published January 16, 2009
Merged network will bring cost savings, enhanced service, improved town managementand boost the growth of commerce.
Tags: services, wireless, Cisco, unified communications, VoIP
VoIP Planet Trends How Will Economic Downturn Affect VoIP Industry?
By Adam Stone | Article Published December 22, 2008
Two studies show that despite some slowdown, VoIP and unified communications deployments will grow over coming years.
Tags: Microsoft, IBM, Dell, unified communications, voice
Report: UC Aims to Combat 'Human Latency'
By Brian T. Horowitz | Article Published October 30, 2008
As many as 84 percent of companies are deployingor planning to deployunified communications.
Tags: services, unified communications, voice, policy, e-Mail
VoIP Enhancements Coming to iPhone
By Ted Stevenson | Article Published September 08, 2008
The iPhone version of Global IP Solutions's VoiceEngine Mobile will smooth the path for developers working on VoIP enhancements for iPhone 3G apps.
Tags: services, iPhone, unified communications, voice, VoIP
SaaS Best Path for SMB Unified Communications
By Judy Mottl | Article Published July 11, 2008
Service strategy lets small companies enjoy technology benefits without the headaches.
Tags: social networking, SMB, SaaS, unified communications, instant messaging
Color Your IT Strategy Green
By Polly Traylor | Article Published July 09, 2008
Use technology to your company's advantage to conserve energy, reduce waste and save money.
Tags: Google, Microsoft, unified communications, voice, recycling
Software Sales in 'SaaSy' Transition
By David Needle | Article Published June 07, 2008
The consumer-inspired trend of easy, online access to applications is finding a ready market in the enterprise.
Tags: Facebook, services, Dell, Cisco, unified communications
Open Source Dimdim Eagle Takes Flight
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published May 20, 2008
Startup takes aim at web collaboration market by leveraging existing and developing open source technologies.
Tags: open source, Linux, Windows, Cisco, unified communications
ooVoo vooms past Typical Video Conferencing
By Judy Mottl | Article Published May 12, 2008
Startup meshes chat, IM, file sharing and video messaging.
Tags: services, Microsoft, marketing, unified communications, instant messaging
Unified Communications Complexity Baffles Buyers
By Judy Mottl | Article Published April 30, 2008
Cisco, Microsoft and other major vendors are pushing hard on converged communications platforms. But IT shops are stymied when it comes to integration.
Tags: Microsoft, IBM, Cisco, unified communications, VoIP
IBM, Nortel Are New UC Buddies
By Judy Mottl | Article Published April 04, 2008
Vendors hope to grab -- what else? -- market share.
Tags: services, Microsoft, software, IBM, SMB, IT, HP, Office, unified communications, Lotus Notes, InternetNews.com, Domino
UC Will Prove Challenging To Buyers and Sellers
By Judy Mottl | Article Published March 24, 2008
While boasting promise, unified communications won't be a smooth road for vendors or enterprise.
Tags: search, Microsoft, software, IBM, IT, Cisco, HP, unified communications, voice, VoIP, e-Mail, desktop, InternetNews.com, PBX
Save the Planet, Work Remotely
By Naomi Graychase | Article Published March 20, 2008
Aruba and Avaya team up to provide secure enterprise-quality voice and data applications to remote workers--and reduce greenhouse gases while they're at it.
Tags: Cisco, unified communications