Carriers are in the midst of a transition that is at least as profound as effects combining the retirement of cord-board operators, the adoption of SS7, and the telecom transition from analog to digital.
As we enter our final week of publication for this Network World blog, today we’ll look at how real time communications technologies such as WebRTC, Microsoft’s Skype for Business, and collaboration will factor into what comes next...
Lifesize, a division of Logitech, has announced a new WebRTC powered app that provides a calling platform for anyone using Google Chrome. The Lifesize Cloud Web App gives access to the Lifesize Cloud collaboration services.
In three separate announcements: Adobe Connect unveiled support for HTML5 and local MP4 conversion, ReadyTalk added a Webcast complete with professional services, and FreeConference.com re-launched with new bundles and features.
ShoreTel Connect features a single platform and user interface that provides business communications from the cloud, onsite, or a hybrid combination of both. ShoreTel also introduced new features and upgrades for contact center...
ADTRAN has launched its Virtual Network Function (VNF) solution suite, offering telecom and cable service providers a way to transition customer premises equipment (CPE) solutions to virtualized, software-based networks.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took steps last week to regulate the transition of legacy PSTN networks as telcos replace their copper with fiber and move their circuit switched networks to fully IP-based platforms.
Truly Wireless has partnered with Bandwidth to offer business users managed calls on their smartphones and, in other news, ShoreTel has announced the availability of a cloud UC and Contact Center offering in the UK.
Dr. Jim Metzler details why a software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) can overcome connectivity performance issues associated with unified communications, and Troy Trenchard explains why mobility and cloud services are so...
The 2015 Webtorials State-of-the-Market Report covering WebRTC was released today, providing insights and qualitative analysis on how IT professionals are using WebRTC today and how they plan to use it in the coming year.