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Infographic: Small firms are embracing mobility

While much of the focus of mobility has been on the enterprise, small businesses are increasingly looking to mobility to improve productivity at a lower cost.

Mobility saves US small businesses more than $65B annually, says AT&T survey

Mobility is saving U.S. small business more than $65 billion per year, according to a survey of 1,042 small businesses by AT&T and the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council.

Box adds starter plan aimed at small business data storage

Cloud storage and collaboration provider Box announced a new pricing tier designed for small business customers.

Spotlight: Small businesses embrace BYOD despite security worries

Small business owners are moving ahead with BYOD despite security concerns, according to interviews with members of the Young Entrepreneur Council conducted by the Washington Post.

Pharmaceutical marketing company goes with FeatureTel hosted VoIP

Sometimes small news stories are good ways to point out neat trends. FeatureTel has landed a new client and while that's not huge news for the industry as a whole, the idea that hosted VoIP is being

Hosted PBX provider Vocalocity hires new CEO

Small business VoIP provider, Vocalocity, has brought on some new talent. The Atlanta-based company is bringing on Wain Kellum as its new CEO. Kellum comes from location-based services company

Case Study: How one SMB got a makeover with UC

Mailing brochures and making calls on your old legacy POTS phone is so over. In the age of unified communications (UC) even small businesses are looking like enterprise operations when they employ

Comcast to acquire mid-tier IP communications company Cimco

Comcast has announced that it is buying Chicago area voice and data services provider Cimco Communications. Cimco provides both hosted VoIP services as well as IP trunking for the enterprise and

After ShoreTel, where will Skype integrate next?

Andy Abramson is offering some takes on future partners for Skype for SIP now that ShoreTel has been announced as the first integrator. He sees some interesting possibilities in Skype integrating

IT EXPO West- A look at ooma's Telo and future plans

LOS ANGELES- Rich Buchanan, CMO of VoIP device manufacturer ooma, gave me a demo and look at the Telo product the company is launching October 1 to replace its first-generation Hub offering and