Plantronics was founded in 1961 when two airline pilots set out to invent an alternative to the conventional headsets of commercial aviation. Since then, Plantronics was the first headset in outer space, when astronaut Wally Schirra chose to use the MS50 for the Mercury mission, adapting the lightweight model to fit inside his helmet and Neil Armstrong walked on the moon uttering the legendary words: “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind” through a Plantronics headset.
Kandy executives Chris Vitek and Patrick Gilbert presented on several Real Time Communications topics
GENBAND, a leading developer of real time communications software solutions, was a Diamond Sponsor of the WebRTC World V Conference & Expo in San Jose, November 18 – 20.
OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in business communications, today announced that it has withdrawn its proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of ShoreTel (Nasdaq:SHOR) common stock. The decision to terminate the proposal early was made in light of the repeated refusal of ShoreTel’s Board of Directors to engage in discussions of any kind regarding a potential transaction.
Matrix Strengthens its Reach in Contact Center Solutions with Interoperability of Teckinfo Solutions
Matrix Comsec is a leading manufacturer and provider of VoIP telephony solutions such as IP Phone Systems, VoIP Gateways and IP Phones. The global customer base of Matrix VoIP solutions ranges from small and large enterprises. To further strengthen its position amongst the leading VoIP platforms, Matrix recently completed interoperability of its ETERINTY range of IP-PBXs with Teckinfo Solutions.
In the recently-released article, “6 Developing Communications Services Trends to Watch in 2015,” trend #6 was:
“The high-accountability support model emerges. Individual support personnel will retain ownership of the customer experience and use techniques such as collaboration and “swarming” to break down the barriers of the traditional “tiered” support organization.
Play the Telecom Field: Your Future Growth Depends on It
By Nancy Hammervik
Traditional IT channel firms increasingly are aligning themselves with companies that sell telecom services, and the business partnerships they’re forging reflect telecom’s new normal: ongoing convergence between the two industries, the impact of surging trends like cloud computing, and the need to fill gaps in order to meet customer demand.
Your company has decided to move from traditional phone service to Hosted Phone service (also know as cloud based VoIP phone service). You understand the features that you can get such as auto attendant, find me follow me, call monitoring, call park, voice mail transcribed and sent to your email, and business continuity options.
Yorktel Leadership to Join 150 CIOs and IT Professionals to Address Video, UC&C, and Other Trends Impacting Enterprise Computing
Eatontown, NJ (November 25, 2014) – CIOsynergy, a provider of thought leading events, today announced Yorktel’s participation at its upcoming event on December 4, 2014 at the Westin Bonaventure hotel, in Los Angeles California.
by David King, CEO, Flexenclosure (www.flexenclosure.com)
2015 is only a few weeks away and it promises to be yet another exciting and eventful year for the telecoms industry. Here are the three most important trends making an impact in 2015 as predicted by David King, CEO of leading data centre and power management systems supplier Flexenclosure:
Centile Telecom Applications announce the certification of Polycom’s IP phones with its Istra SP platform
Sophia Antipolis – France – October 23, 2014 – Centile Telecom Applications, Europe’s leading developer of unified communications and fixed-mobile convergence platforms for operators and integrators, announces the certification of the range of VVX, SoundStation IP and SoundPoint IP phones from Polycom, a global leader in Communications and Unified Collaborations solutions (UC & C).Continue →
November Conference Will Focus Upon Emerging Technologies in Digital Development
Chelmsford, MA – 25 November, 2014 – The WhiteSpace Alliance (WSA), a globally recognized industry organization enabling sharing of underutilized spectrum, today announced that Dr. Apurva N.Continue →
According to a new report by Allied Market Research titled, “Global Internet Security Market – Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 – 2020“, the global internet security market is expected to reach $42.8 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 8.1% during 2014 – 2020.Continue →
CAMPBELL, CA–(Marketwired – November 24, 2014) – Market research firm Infonetics Research released vendor market share and forecasts from its 3rd quarter 2014 (3Q14) Enterprise Unified Communications and Voice Equipment report. (Full analysis published Dec.Continue →
NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Velocitel, a wireless network services company, has just announced the appointment of Kevin G. Hostetler as new CEO. Hostetler has a background in working with private equity firms and has held leadership roles at highly engineered product companies IDEX and Ingersoll-Rand.Continue →