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Twilio Video aims to enable easy video communications in applications

WebRTC appears to finally be gaining some more traction in enterprise unified communications and collaboration solutions. Twilio is no stranger to WebRTC, but the company is looking to make it easier for developers to integrate voice and texting into their own apps.

Microsoft begins shift to Skype for Business this week

This week marks the beginning of the end of Microsoft Lync Online, as the vendor starts to shift its customers from Lync to Skype for Business Online, which officially launched yesterday.

Alcatel-Lucent Rapport offers bridge between legacy PBX, UC

The rumors of Alcatel-Lucent's exit from the enterprise market are somewhat exaggerated. Here's why.

Spotlight: Will WebRTC disrupt established UC players?

There's plenty of curiosity about WebRTC, even if there's very little of it in production.

Microsoft Lync gains foothold in UC space

Microsoft has made significant inroads into the unified communications space, and the company's Lync product is gaining traction in every size of business.

Multi-vendor environment remains firmly in place

A "pure" single-vendor unified communications appears to largely be a myth. Most enterprises have opted for a best-of-breed, multi-vendor approach as part of their UC strategy. And it looks like it will remain that way.

NetFortris targets mid-sized enterprise with WebRTC-based UC platform

NetFortris targets the mid-sized enterprise market with the release of a new unified communications solution. Today, the company launched its NetFortris UC-Ready Cloud Communications Platform, a UC platform based on WebRTC.

Workers expect consumer level ease-of-use in videoconferencing tools

The only unfortunate thing about the proliferation of easy and cheap videoconferencing is those of us in the media can no longer make "where's my video phone?" jokes.

Want UC benefits? Get your BYOD policy in place

Mobility has changed unified communications, and for enterprises looking to get the most out of their UC deployments, one argument is that they need a BYOD policy in place.

Spotlight: ShoreTel opens networking services to Sky customers

ShoreTel is expanding its networking services beyond its unified communications subscriber base.