WASHINGTON, DC — The Special Select Committee on Intelligence of the House of Representatives, instead of moving forward with its own much-criticized bill purporting to reform the NSA’s bulk surveillance programs, this morning unanimously voted to approve the USA FREEDOM Act that was unanimously approved by the House Judiciary Committee yesterday.
- Avaya Collaboration Pod is now available in two new models specifically for Cloud Service Providers looking to deliver Communications-as-a-Service to their customers.
- Enterprise model enhanced with advanced Customer Experience Management capabilities; all Collaboration Pods now support Avaya Fabric Connect for network simplicity and agility.
Turns Smartphones and Tablets Into Push-to-Talk Devices for Instant, Reliable, Cost Effective Mobile Workforce Management
NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – May 7, 2014) – MetTel (www.mettel.net), a leading provider of IP-enabled communications services, today announced the addition of AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk (www.att.com/EPTT) (Enhanced PTT) to its growing portfolio of wireless products and services for enterprise and government customers.
Appoints Board Member Brian J. Kelley
PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – May 7, 2014) – Alteva, Inc. (“Alteva” or the “Company”) (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified-Communications-as-a-Service, (“UCaaS“), announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed board member Brian J.
COPENHAGEN, May 5, 2014 – Napatech(OSE: NAPA), the world’s leading supplier of network analysis adapters, will showcase innovative products that deliver real-time insight into Ethernet traffic performance at Cisco Live in San Francisco, May 18 – 22, 2014.
When: May 19 – 22, 2014
Where: Cisco Live: Booth #623
What: In-person briefings and demonstration surrounding the launch of a
new accelerator that will open a 100GB era for high speed network analysis
Breakthrough demonstrations of Napatech’s Faster Than The Future technology including:
- 320 Gbps throughput with zero packet loss
- Hardware platform for intrusion detection systems (IDS) based on Snort and Suricata
- Deep packet inspection (DPI) with partners Procera, Qosmos and ipoque
- Java-based demo with Sly Technologies
- Network traffic analysis with nanosecond precision time-stamping
More at www.napatech.com
Company Provides Capability to Assist Network Equipment Manufacturers Stay Ahead of Data Growth Curve
COPENHAGEN, May 7, 2014 – Napatech(OSE: NAPA), the world’s leading supplier of network analysis adapters, today announced that it has achieved 320 Gbps throughput with zero packet loss, ushering in a new era of network analysis.
By adding support for WebRTC calling on its global VoIP backbone, Voxbone enables customers to easily deploy high-quality and secure WebRTC services on existing infrastructure
SAN FRANCISCO – May 8, 2014 – Voxbone today announced the availability of its Web Real-Time Communications (WebRTC) service, allowing enterprises and communications providers to use Voxbone’s global private VoIP network for WebRTC calling.
Design a VoIP system with Sangoma and enjoy instant savings until June 30, 2014.
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 – VoIP Supply, North America’s leading VoIP solutions provider, is announcing today the Sangoma Cards and Appliances Instant Rebate offer.
From now until June 30, 2014, VoIP Supply customers can enjoy hassle-free savings on select:
- Sangoma A100 Series Digital Voice Cards: Sangoma A100 cards are available with up to 16 ports, 480 simultaneous calls over T1/E1/J1, Hardware Echo Cancellation, and PCI or PCI Express options.
– Study demonstrates that investments in network quality do translate into better financial returns for operators, not only from cost savings but also from increased revenue
– Study shows network investments generate 5.5 percent increase in service revenues and a 6.4 percent improvement of EBITDA margin in a case of a 10% increase in capital expenditure for an operator in Brazil
– Decrease of 1 percentage point in overall churn leads to a 6.86 percent increase in service revenues
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new study commissioned by Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) shows that increased level of investments in network quality and performance create sustainable competitive advantages and improved financial returns for network operators.
IntelePeer CoreCloud SIP Trunking Provides Resellers with First Unified Communications SIP Trunking Service in the Tech Data’s Solutions Store to Fuel Recurring Revenues
SAN MATEO, CALIF. – May 7, 2014 – IntelePeer, a leading provider of on-demand, cloud-based unified communications (UC), today announced an agreement with Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD), one of the world’s largest wholesale distributors of technology products, to offer IntelePeer CoreCloud SIP Trunking services through Tech Data’s TDCloud business unit in the company’s award-winning Solutions Store.
DTC is celebrating 23 years of successful trading today. DTC Telecom was founded on May 1st 1991 by Tony Jones (Chairman & CEO). The intervening years has seen the company develop an enthusiastic and strong global team of long serving members of staff.
InterCall Expands Collaboration Beyond the Enterprise through NextPlane’s UC Exchange Service
CHICAGO and Sunnyvale, CA (May 6, 2014) – InterCall®, a subsidiary of West Corporation and the world’s largest conferencing and collaboration services provider, and NextPlane, the leading provider of B2B Unified Communications (UC) Collaboration and Federation services, today announced an agreement under which InterCall will market and resell NextPlane’s UC Exchange service to complement their UC offerings.
WASHINGTON, DC —More and more local governments across the U.S. are building broadband infrastructure to provide high speed Internet access to better enable their schools, businesses and citizens to compete in today’s digital economy. Today, New America’s Open Technology Institute (OTI) and CTC Technology & Energy released a new report titled “The Art of the Possible: An Overview of Public Broadband Options.”
The report is intended to serve as a primer for local government and community leaders on different approaches to public broadband networks.
Workstreampeople launches Anywhere365: Hosted Universal Contact Center for MS Lync
Rotterdam, 6 May 2014 – Based on the idea that every organization is a customer-focused, service oriented organization Workstreampeople introduces Anywhere365 Universal Hosted Contact Center (UCC). This cloud-based solution for Microsoft Lync, Lync Online and Lync Office365 offers advanced contact center functionality to organizations of all sizes.
Beijing, China – May 5, 2014 – Nexmo, a leading cloud communication API company, and 21Vianet, the largest carrier-neutral data center service provider in China, today announced a strategic partnership to provide high quality and easy-to-use cloud APIs to the Chinese domestic market that will help Chinese enterprises and developers easily build cloud-based communications products and gain better access to global markets.
Network Analytics simplifies complex capacity planning decisions
Waterloo, ON; May 6, 2014 – Sandvine, (TSX:SVC) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, today announced the launch of the Capacity Planning Dashboard. Included as part of Sandvine Network Analytics, the new Capacity Planning Dashboard provides Communications Service Providers (CSPs) with interactive and actionable insight into network resource performance trends on fixed, mobile and converged networks.
SALT LAKE CITY, May 6, 2014 – inContact (NASDAQ: SAAS), the leading provider of cloud contact center software and contact center agent optimization tools, today announced the acquisition of workforce optimization (WFO) provider, CallCopy, Inc., which offers its products and services under the name “Uptivity.” Based in Columbus, Ohio, Uptivity provides a complete mid-market WFO suite comprised of speech and desktop analytics, agent coaching, call and desktop recording, as well as quality, performance, workforce management and satisfaction surveys.
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With continued company growth in the Asia-Pacific region, Packer’s responsibilities now add overseeing all sales operations and team in India
BEAVERTON, Oregon — May 5, 2014 — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, has announced the promotion of Matthew Packer, effective immediately.
Association announces innovative online learning tool to prepare learners for IT certifications, careers
Washington, D.C., May 5, 2014 – CompTIA, the non-profit association for the IT industry, today announced the launch of CompTIA CertMaster, an online learning solution designed to help students and professionals learn and retain technical information more effectively, better preparing them for IT certification exams and future IT careers.
Association Powerhouse Provides Unified Platform for Commercial and Public Sector Interests
Washington, D.C., May 5, 2014 – CompTIA has acquired TechAmerica, complementing its strengths in education, certification, advocacy and philanthropy with TechAmerica’s public sector expertise and member base of large technology companies.
WebRTC and Social Media Support Plus Streamlined Service Tools Enhance Customer Care, Delivered Via Attractive ‘Pay Per Use’ Cloud Pricing
OTTAWA, May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Building on its strategic priority to invest in the cloud and expand in the contact center, Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in business communications, today announced MiContact Center Live.
BLAINE, Wash., May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mobetize Corp. (OTCBB:MPAY) announces that it has entered into a strategic partnership with VTS (Vancouver Telecarrier Services, Inc.) for the sale of Mobetize’s solution to retail telecom operators.
Stephen Fowler, President, Mobetize Corp.
Colorado Springs, CO – May 1, 2014 – Cetis, Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of hospitality telephones, has recently launched two new support facilities in Asia, including a Cetis Support Centre in Penang, Malaysia, and a Teledex Support Centre in Hong Kong.
Existing Infrastructure Preventing Savings with Two Thirds of Federal Network Managers Saying Their Networks Are Not Sufficient to Deliver Cost-saving Initiatives
Alexandria, Va., April 28, 2014 – MeriTalk, a public-private partnership focused on improving the outcomes of government IT, today announced the results of its new report, “Show Me the Money: The Key to Doubling Agency Savings.” The study, underwritten by Brocade, reveals that Federal agencies are making progress on a series of key IT initiatives – consolidation, virtualization, cloud computing, remote access, and infrastructure diversification – but are leaving a significant amount of money on the table.
- Survey reveals that network complexities delay business system improvements by nearly a month, affect employee productivity, business analysis and sales efforts
- Fabric Connect reduces the network waiting game with a new application-first Wireless LAN offering that brings the Automated Campus to the wireless edge.