Dial 911 For Microsoft?
Operator, can you please connect my call? And no, I do not want an upgrade to Windows...or Office...or my cell phone operating system...or my TV set. We've all become accustomed
Global Revenues Soar For VoIP Gear
Report says revenues from global sales of VoIP equipment totaled $493 million in the first quarter of this year, an increase of 40% over first-quarter levels in 2004.
Cisco-FineGround Won't Go Beyond the WAN
Cisco Systems Inc. confirmed today that it is acquiring FineGround, a privately-held company that makes WAN acceleration technology, for the tidy sum of $70 million.The acquisition shows that Cisco understands the need to make more efficient use of WAN bandwidth...
3COM Unveils IP PBX With VoIP Support
3Com Corporation has unveiled the fifth generation of its IP private branch exchange (PBX), featuring a number of significant enhancements, including support for 3COM's IP phone.
The Asians Are Coming
Whether you're a manufacturer, developer or enterprise manager of information technology, you already see the writing on the wall: Tech pros in China, India, Taiwan, South Korea and other Asian countries aren't just partners, but also potential competitors. Adjusting to...
We're No. 1 -- In Identity Theft
First in war, first in peace and first in -- identity theft? That's the verdict on the United States, according to a report issued earlier this week by Aite Group, a Boston research firm. In fact, the report says, identity...
Another Cheap PC?
A couple of our online news competitors this week are running a big story about Via Technologies, a Taiwanese PC manufacturer that is preparing to launch a new range of low-cost PCs that will be offered for as little as...
Vonage To Make 911 An 'Opt-Out' Option
Under fire for its lack of a comprehensive solution for emergency 911 services, Voice over IP leader Vonage Holdings Corp. said it will change its registration process to make 911
Lab Tested: Automated E-mail Archivers
When it comes to saving your company's vital electronic records, automation is the way. Our Editor's Choice's rich feature set offers that and a decent price tag.
Message Archiving Is a Must
Everyone from Uncle Sam to your company execs want your organization's e-mail stores secure, yet accessible--and for any 'smoking guns' to vanish. Is a coherent e-mail archiving strategy in your
Vivisimo's Velocity 4.2
Organize results from multiple sources to provide a single list of indexed results for any search without using taxonomies.
Buying an IP Phone
Before you purchase a voice over IP phone system, you need to consider the form, location, interoperability and performance--or FLIP--of the phone. We'll help get your purchasing plans started.
FCC May Require VoIP 911 By September
The Federal Communications Commission may vote as early as this month to require Voice over IP service providers to deliver 911 services, according to published reports.
Most IT Projects Finish Late, Overrun Budgets
Each year since 1994, a research firm called the Standish Group has interviewed thousands of IT people to find out how their projects are going. The results are fascinating, if a little bit scary. http://www.standishgroup.com/sample_research/index.phpAccording to Standish Group's 2004 CHAOS...
Empirix Unveils Enterprise VoIP Testing Service
Based on Empirix's Hammer technology, which is used to test carrier-class networks, Hammer On-Call for VoIP is designed to test infrastructure and applications in both IP and time-division multiplexing (TDM)
3COM Debuts Managed VoIP Solution For Service Providers
Based on its NBX voice solutions, switches and routers and the TippingPoint Intrusion Prevention System, 3Com's new offering automates service implementation and configuration while reducing costs and improving customer service
The 11th Annual Well-Connected Awards
Once again, we're recognizing a slew of amazing information technology products and services in seven key categories, including security, mobile and wireless, and infrastructure. Here are the winners of this
11th Annual Well-Connected Awards: Infrastructure
A first-class infrastructure bespeaks strength inside and out. Inner strength focuses on security and management; outside strength equates to bandwidth. Our winners combined all these elements with the bonuses of