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Content tagged with Unified Communications posted in August 2004
Broadband and Digital TV Will Drive Global Consumer Services
News  |  8/31/2004  | 
Broadband across borders varies. Average speed in Europe: 512 Kbps; in Japan and Korea: 6 Mbps; in the United States: 1.5 Mbps.
Worldspan Awards AT&T $30 Million IP-VPN Contract
News  |  8/30/2004  | 
Major airlines and large, high-volume travel agencies will be able to access Worldspan's systems using a dedicated high-speed IP circuit that connects directly to fiber ring provided by AT&T.
Special NWC Guide to CheapWare
News  |  8/29/2004  | 
Our editors know a bargain when they see it, and they've created a short list of their favorite cost-cutting utilities and products, each a perfect fit for any IT shop
CEO Minute | Overland Storage's Christopher Calisi
News  |  8/28/2004  | 
Grab your RealPlayer and listen to Brad Shimmin interview Overland Storage's President and CEO, Christopher Calisi. You'll find out how Overland is looking to create a bridge between online and
Verizon Unit Launches Wireless Broadband Pilot
News  |  8/27/2004  | 
Businesses and consumers in Grundy, Virginia will now have access to wireless broadband speeds as high as 1.5 Mbps.
Remote Access Security
News  |  8/27/2004  | 
Remote-access security is a priority. Here's how to find the system that works for any situation and any budget.
FCC to Make VoIP Wiretapping Easy
News  |  8/27/2004  | 
Wiretaps have proved effective in preventing and prosecuting offenders. Now it's time to be use these taps in newer communication methods.
Storage
News  |  8/27/2004  | 
New backup deals and options are plentiful, no matter the size of your organization. Disk-to-disk-to-tape appliances can be lifesavers.
E-Mail
News  |  8/27/2004  | 
You've got three choices when implementing an e-mail system for your business: build it, buy it or outsource it. Discover which one may be right for you.
NBC
News  |  8/26/2004  | 
Broadcaster goes digital in Athens with storage systems from Isilon and Avid
Cable Operator Mediacom Partners With Sprint
News  |  8/25/2004  | 
Mediacom says it hopes to use Sprint's network to offer Internet telephony to the 2.7 million households.
Verizon's Babbio Rips FCC's Ruling Delays
News  |  8/25/2004  | 
Frustration over ruling delays leads to latest lawsuit attemtping to force the FCC's hand; "Time's up," he says.
Carriers Hope MPLS-based Services Offset Declining Voice Revenue
News  |  8/23/2004  | 
MPLS positioning strategies of the top seven U.S. carriers vary greatly.
Olympics Winners Include Networking, Telecom Firms
News  |  8/18/2004  | 
While attendance at the events in Greece is down, there has been no dip in the need for the networking services needed to run the games and deliver results to
IBM's Data Center Bender
News  |  8/18/2004  | 
IBM's got new servers, new services, new research - but is it worth the high price tag?
Review: Empirix' OneSight 5.0
News  |  8/17/2004  | 
The latest version expands data-gathering and availability-mapping capabilities.
Battling Telephone Companies In Preliminary Agreement On Access Fees
News  |  8/17/2004  | 
Group hopes to establish a payment structure for the fees telephone companies charge each other
Broadband CPE Market Rising
News  |  8/17/2004  | 
Market is transitioning from a modem-dominated one to a gateway-dominated one, with cable firms and telcos finally turning talk into action with orders for gateway-based CPE.
Spam: A Leading American Export
News  |  8/17/2004  | 
Spam may be an international phenomenon, but it is an activity that has been mastered in the good ole USA.
Share Sessions Scrutinize IBM
News  |  8/17/2004  | 
The head of the largest IBM user group uses this week's conference in New York to put the vendor's technology into context
CLECs Seek Rate Setting Relief From FCC
News  |  8/16/2004  | 
Individual CLECs and incumbent carriers are engaged in legal skirmishes that serve as a microcosm of the larger debate.
Wireless Phone Services
News  |  8/15/2004  | 
Calling all early adopters of cellular packet data services.
CEO Minute | MBG's Richard Simons
News  |  8/15/2004  | 
Bruce Boardman interviews Richard Simons, Chief Operating Officer of MBG, an application service provider for Web-based invoicing, call accounting and charge back services. Join Richard and Bruce as they discuss
Qwest Issues Debt Securities, Cuts Deals and Fights For Corporate Business
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
Competition for business customers from AT&T and MCI have become particularly fierce.
Steady Growth Projected For European Mobile Apps
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
Enterprise segment is presenting key revenue generating opportunities for operators in the mobile applications market.
Old IXCs Chart Individual Paths
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
Once unified by their emphasis on the long-distance market, the big three IntereXchange Carriers (IXCs)-- AT&T, MCI and Sprint -- have become markedly different companies.
Hold Everything
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
In this edition we offer stats on storage-software revenue, intelligent switches, support services and more.
On Location: Chicago Tribune: Project and Vendor Management
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
The Tribune's IT shop got the story right: It's implementing initiatives that will meet needs and ensure the paper always gets published. Here are their keys to success.
Mobile Device Management Products
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
It's not easy supporting the wide range of mobile devices your users employ. Implementing mobile device management products will rein in the madness and prevent data theft. Find out which
On Location: Chicago Tribune
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
The Tribune can't afford to miss a deadline, so its IT department proposed an impressive server-consolidation project that promises to cut costs and improve uptime.
Dude! Dell's Profits Jump 29%
News  |  8/13/2004  | 
Dell reported a record $11.7 billion revenue today, and said the market looks rosy from where it's sitting
Share in the Fun With IBM
News  |  8/10/2004  | 
Next week's IBM conference will feature no product announcements, but Cheryl will discuss her hot flashes
Cheap Servers Get Data Center Creds
News  |  8/3/2004  | 
Serious technology - from places such as spaceships and nuclear plants - is coming to cheap servers


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