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Content tagged with Unified Communications posted in September 2009
Fg Microtec To Provide FMC Client Technology To Siemens Enterprise Communications
News  |  9/29/2009  | 
fg microtec's Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC) client technology delivers one mobile experience for FMC and UC to Siemens OpenScape MobileConnect users
Whaleback Systems Reaffirms Wideband Voice Leadership
News  |  9/28/2009  | 
Managed Service Provider's CrystalBlue Voice Service Delivers Best Audio Service Quality with End-to-End Wideband VoIP Support and Full Line of Polycom HD Voice Phones
Xerox To Acquire Affiliated Computer Services
News  |  9/28/2009  | 
Xerox Corporation and Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. today announced a definitive agreement for Xerox to acquire ACS in a cash and stock transaction valued at $63.11 per share or $6.4 billion as of the closing price of Xerox stock on Sept. 25.
Akamai Introduces Managed Internet Service for Delivery of Virtualized Applications and Desktops
News  |  9/21/2009  | 
Akamai IP Application Accelerator solution now enables cost-efficient, 'anywhere, anytime' access to virtual desktop infrastructure
Pacnet VC Plus Delivers High Definition Desktop Conferencing over the Internet
News  |  9/21/2009  | 
New Unified Communications offering enables high quality multi-point collaboration without huge capital expenditure and bandwidth investments
FCoE vs. SSD
Commentary  |  9/18/2009  | 
GN Netcom Expands Line Of Products Optimized For Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 R2
News  |  9/17/2009  | 
Five new offerings provide full range of customer options
Verizon Solves Enterprise Search Problem In Distinct Way
News  |  9/16/2009  | 
Delivering quick access to competitive information can be the difference between success and failure for many corporations. Today, large companies have difficulty providing that information to employees in a simple and efficient manner. Verizon Communications Inc. took a unique approach to meeting that goal by opting for a SaaS (Software as a Service) enterprise search solution.
Agito Networks Shipping Voice Over WLAN And Mobile Unified Communications For BlackBerry Smartphones
News  |  9/15/2009  | 
BlackBerry ISV Alliance Member Agito Networks Mobilizing Enterprise Voice and UC Applications for the BlackBerry Platform; Extends its Lead of Broadest Range of Supported Handsets
IBM Helps Customers Work Smarter With New Offerings To Improve Productivity And Reduce Costs
News  |  9/15/2009  | 
Industry-focused initiative to help companies improve individual and business performance
Avaya Wins Auction For Nortel. What's Next?
News  |  9/14/2009  | 
If you have been following the Nortel break-up, you know that Avaya won the stalking horse bid for Nortel. The final price is $900 million, a bit less than twice Avaya's initial bid of $475 million, and encompasses all of Nortel's Enterprise assets including unified communications, switching and routing and security product lines. The deal also includes approximately $15 million for employee retention. Nortel expects the court to approve the deal this week and close by the end of 2009, pending r
The Value Of Agents
Commentary  |  9/11/2009  | 
Agents are those little pieces of application code that need to be installed as a component of a larger application. There is the fear that installing an agent, or more accurately "yet another" agent on an application workload, is going to bring the whole server crashing to its knees. When a vendor begins to proclaim they are agentless and that anything with an agent is instantly evil and should be avoided, the truth is, as always, somewhere in the middle.
Global Capacity Announces Partnership With Geckotech
News  |  9/11/2009  | 
Global Capacity, Inc. (parent: Capital Growth Systems, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: CGSY)), the world's leading telecommunications information and logistics company, today announced that it has won a new contract to provide Remote Management Services to Geckotech, a provider of nationwide hosted VoIP services for businesses. Under the terms of the three-year agreement, Global Capacity will provide around-the-clock management of Geckotech's nationwide access network, quickly and accurately identifying,
CrossTec Releases EMS v3.0: Enhanced Version of Asset Management Software Helps IT Admins Reduce Waste With Expanded Monitoring And Reporting Capabilities
News  |  9/9/2009  | 
CrossTec Corporation, a leading developer and provider of software management solutions, announces the release of EMS v3.0 asset management software, offering IT admins enhanced monitoring and reporting capabilities to reduce waste and redundancy across the enterprise.
DirectBuy Partners With Unified360 For Cisco Unified Communications Solution
News  |  9/9/2009  | 
Unified360 a Unified Communications Solutions Provider has signed DirectBuy, of Sunnyvale, Texas for a complete communications package to enhance their contact center and communication services.
Marvell's Vision and Long Term Commitment To China Positions Company For Next Phase Of Growth
News  |  9/8/2009  | 
Marvell, a world leader in storage, communications, and consumer silicon solutions, today celebrates the success of its collaboration with China Mobile, the world's largest phone carrier, and its strategy to make early stage investments in the Chinese market.
What's Next In Enterprise Search?
News  |  9/3/2009  | 
Companies, large and small, have collected oodles of information now sitting in Storage Area Networks (SANs). The challenge many face is enabling employees to find a specific piece of information in a timely manner. Enterprise search products have emerged to help meet that need, but their impact has been mixed. While most companies use these products, they seldom meet all of an enterprise's search needs, leaving the market in a constant state of flux.
Avaya-Nortel: The Pushback
Commentary  |  9/2/2009  | 
Any big combination, whether it's a merger or an acquisition, is tough to pull off--tough, but not impossible.
Neocleus Ships Next Generation NeoSphere Client Computing Management Solution
News  |  9/2/2009  | 
Built on company's second generation Type 1, bare metal client hypervisor; Neocleus' solution addresses how IT teams wrestle client computing challenges while boosting security, agility and manageability


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