Washington, DC, October 20, 2014 –- The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the October 2014 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) today. Designed to collect leadership data, the index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $827 billion equipment finance sector.
Next-generation ACS Builds upon High Performance Foundation to Deliver Turn-Key Activation, QoS Monitoring, Home Network Diagnostics, and Device Evergreening
Vancouver, B.C. – October 20, 2014 – Incognito Software Systems, a global provider of broadband device provisioning, IP address management, bandwidth monitoring, and service activation solutions, will be announcing the availability of Auto Configuration Server 3.0 at Stand #A30 during this year’s Broadband World Forum, held from October 21-23, 2014, in Amsterdam.
London, 20 October 2014 – NICC, the UK’s technical forum for communications interoperability, will bring together industry leaders at its annual Open Forum (12 November in London) to explore the key issues for mobile telecommunications. The agenda will address the eagerly anticipated 5G technology as well as nuisance calls, Customer Line Identification (CLI), and the rapidly growing SIP market.
Milan, 20 October 2014 – Italtel, a leading telecommunications company in next generation networks and services and IP communication, today announced that its subsidiary company Italtel France has achieved Premier Certification from Cisco®.
Italtel France earned the certification after it met Cisco’s high standards for networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction.
Companies can no longer go it alone on cyber security
HKT (SEHK: 6823) HONG KONG – October 20, 2014 – PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, has acquired Crypteia Networks, a European company offering innovative security-as-a-service solutions.
ACUTA Fall Seminar is October 26 – 29, 2014
ACUTA, the Association for College & University Technology Advancement, is hosting its Fall Seminar in Boston, MA October 26 -29, 2014.
ACUTA is an international non-profit educational association serving colleges and universities that represents over 1900 individuals at more than 600 institutions of higher education with members ranging from small schools and community colleges to the 50 largest U.S.
Over Past Five Years FCC Has Either Reversed Or Threatened To Reverse Bi-Partisan Deregulatory Policies Of Past Two Decades
WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Under Section 706 of the Communications Act, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) is charged with encouraging “the deployment of advanced telecommunications services to all Americans.” To support the private investment required to fulfill this mandate, all five of the FCC’s Commissioners have professed a desire to provide investors with “regulatory certainty.” Yet, the reality is that over the last few years, the FCC has become entirely unpredictable because of the increased politicization of the agency’s deliberative process.
HP Partners With Ponemon Institute for Fifth Annual Study; Reconfirms Security Intelligence Solutions Mitigate Impact, Saving on Average $5.3 Million Annually per Organization
PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwired – Oct 15, 2014) – HP (NYSE: HPQ) today unveiled the results from its fifth annual study in partnership with the Ponemon Institute detailing the rising cost, frequency and time to resolve cyber attacks.
The IP-Network to Network Interface (NNI) Joint Task Force, a cooperative effort between the ATIS and the SIP Forum, is seeking public comment on two draft documents:
- IP Interconnection Profile. The IP-NNI Profile Specification defines a reference architecture and specifications for both the protocol and media as it appears “on-the-wire” at interconnect points.
SalusCare Leverages Microsoft Lync to Extend Value Into the Contact Center
OTTAWA, Oct. 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) has announced enhancements to its MiContact Center solution to help businesses better connect with their customers and deliver personal service experiences.
Company is Among the First to Attain Solutions Experts Designations in Areas Including Unified Communications, Contact Center and Networking and Video
Exeter, RI, October xx, 2014 — Carousel Industries, a leader in unified communications, managed services, data solutions and visual communications, announced that it is one of the first AVAYA Business Partners to attain all six of the the new Solutions Expert designations under the 2015 AVAYA Connect Partner Program.
American Businesses Predict 3.1 Percent Rise in Revenue in Next 12 Months, Surpassing the Global Average
IRVINE, CA–(Marketwired – Oct 15, 2014) – American business confidence is at a four-year high, with the majority of businesses predicting significant growth in revenue and staff in the next 12 months, according to research published today by The Sage Group plc.
New apps run over CloudMetro™ platform’s virtualized engine, simplifying VNF execution and management
MANSFIELD, MA, October 15, 2014 – Telco Systems, the leading provider of innovative SDN & NFV and multi-service Carrier Ethernet 2.0 and MPLS edge solutions, today announced the release of its first two TelcoApps™, vFirewall and vRouter, enabling service providers to achieve the significant benefits of distributed network functions virtualization (NFV) throughout their telecom networks.
Customer satisfaction key as CloudSpan brand promise includes refunds and help finding new VoIP service provider if expectations aren’t met
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 – VoIP Supply, North America’s leading provider of VoIP solutions since 2002, is announcing today the launch of CloudSpan SIP Trunking and CloudSpan Hosted PBX services.
Cloud Phone is one of eight competition winners among roughly 200 nominees, which include well-known brands such as Citrix, Accenture, AT&T, HTC, Cisco, ADIDAS and more
SAN DIEGO – October 15, 2014 – Voxox®, the most comprehensive cloud-based rich communication service for consumers and businesses, today announced that its virtual PBX service, Cloud Phone, has been named the winner in the Best Mobile Utility category of the 2014 Silicon Valley Business App Awards (SVBA) – sponsored by Regalix, Inc.
dinCloud Enhances Security With Addition of IT Security Veteran
LOS ANGELES, CA – October 15, 2014 – dinCloud, a cloud services provider that helps businesses rapidly migrate to the cloud through business provisioning, today announced the addition of Garret Grajek to its executive team in the role of Chief Security Officer (CSO) for its worldwide cloud services portfolio.
dialzoo is a webapp that allows you to call anyone directly from your browser using the recipient’s email address instead of their phone number.
It runs straight from the browser, no installation required, no sign-up required. Type firstname.lastname@example.org into the browser’s address bar or in the form field of the dialzoo.me home page and a free call is placed to email@example.com.
Chicago, IoT World Forum 2014, October 14, 2014 – Today at the Internet of Things World Forum in Chicago, industry leaders announced a series of key initiatives to advance the technology, industry ecosystem, talent and education required to move the industry to wide-scale deployment.
Aircall, the Google Voice for business, and Speek, the free video-conference tool, start a brand new partnership to bring a new easiness to voice-based communication in business.
Aircall is a Paris-based startup that provides a cloud-based business phone solution. It bursts out the paradigm “1 phone number – 1 device – 1 owner” and enables small businesses to get international phone numbers, on any device, across teams, in just a few clicks.
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 ― Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Telecommunication Systems Division (Toshiba — www.telecom.toshiba.com) today announced that its VIPedge® cloud-based business telephone solution is now eligible for the national E-Rate Program. Providing $2.25 billion annually to public and non-profit K–12 schools, as well as all public and many private libraries, the E-Rate program is designed to help U.S.
14 OCTOBER 2014, LONDON – Carriers must look to the future and transform their business models in order to compete and win in an increasingly competitive business environment, Telstra’s Global Head of Wholesale, Peter Hobbs, has warned.
Speaking at Carriers World, which is taking place in London today, Mr Hobbs described how the wholesale carrier landscape is “heating up” with new entrant customers including start-ups, social networking sites and OTT providers transforming traditional wholesale operating models.
Business Communications Leader Will Discuss How to Meet the Challenges of the Evolving Mobile Workplace; Will Also Demonstrate its ViewPoint Mobile Enterprise Mobility Solution
Santa Clara, Calif., October 14, 2014—Vertical Communications®, a leading provider of business communications software and solutions, announced that Kevin Butler, the company’s director of product management, will participate in a panel session at Compass Intelligence’s Go Mobile 2014 conference.
Amdocs Network Cloud Service Orchestrator, supported by a new partner ecosystem, helps service providers transition to network functions virtualization
ST. LOUIS ¾ Oct. 14, 2014¾ Amdocs (NASDAQ: DOX), the leading provider of customer experience solutions, today announced new offerings and enhancements to help service providers transition from today’s physical networks to network cloud service environments, achieving agile and lean operations, while transforming their networks to deliver user-defined services that can be quickly and simply activated.
Sophia-Antipolis – France – October 14, 2014 – Centile Telecom Applications, Europe’s leading developer of unified communications and fixed-mobile convergence platforms for operators and integrators unveils its latest innovations for its unified communications platform in ISTRA 9.0.
In the hyper-fast-moving market for fixed and mobile communications, Centile Istra™ 9.0 offers customers the latest advances and developments in both end-user experience and the self-management of services in response to the growing market demand for simplicity and ease of use from basic telephony to unified communications, mobility, and cloud.
ANNAPOLIS, Md., October 13, 2014– TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (Nasdaq: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced a partnership with L.R. Kimball, a CDI company, to provide network security consulting and services to state and local government organizations.