Enterprises are increasingly looking for one carrier to provide both mobile and fixed-line telecommunication services--traditional services such as telephony and advanced services such as unified communications, observes John Delaney, associate vice president for mobility at IDC Research.
Following up on the success of his HD Communications Summit, which he modestly predicted would become "a milestone date in the history of the VoIP industry," Jeff Pulver kicked off his inaugural 140
Polycom reported first-quarter earnings Wednesday showing declines in revenues and income compared to Q1 2008, but strong increases in telepresence and systems revenues on a year-over-year basis.
Customers of consumer VoIP provider ooma lost service for about six hours Monday, but according to ooma, irate users should point the finger at Internap instead. Dennis Peng, vice president of
By Carl Ford When Divestiture occurred, my father and I had a long talk about which company to request. Back then, an unshackled AT&T was going to deliver on all those promises Tom Selleck was
VoIP is dead. VoIP is NOT Dead! Or not? Skype started this meme in September with the headline-grabbing pronouncement that VoIP is dead. A good chunk of the blogosphere fixated on the statement,
If our sources are correct (and we're not being elaborately punked), BroadSoft has tendered an offer to Sylantro for acquisition, and Sylantro's board of directors approved the deal earlier this
Unison, a New York City voice start-up, will offer a unified communications system for free, the company announced Wednesday. Unison will provide a Linux-based client that will include telephony,
Two recent reports focusing on enterprise telephony and unified communications found that despite poor economic conditions, the industries should continue to grow without major setbacks. Despite some
Google hasn't mentioned any plans for virtual phone service Grand Central, which it acquired in July 2007 for $50 million. ZDNet's Sam Diaz reports that, after a blog post he wrote calling Grand