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Blue Jeans Network, Vidyo Upgrade Interoperability with Google Hangouts

In two separate announcements today, Blue Jeans Network and Vidyo both announced new interoperability options for video collaboration using Google Hangouts.


Google makes Hangouts more enterprise friendly

Hangouts and Chromebox for Meetings get a business-focused update

Is your network blind to video traffic?

5 tools to monitor and manage video in the enterprise

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Is your network blind to video traffic?

Here’s a look at 5 products that manage video in the enterprise.

Oracle's Donovan Comments on WebRTC Issues and Promise

An interview featuring Jim Donovan, Oracle's Director of Product Management on WebRTC issues, trends, and readiness for the enterprise.

Oracle buys TOA Technologies in strike against Salesforce.com

TOA's field services software will be aligned with Oracle's customer service and support cloud apps

Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 update takes Cortana to China, UK, and three other countries

The new versions of Cortana come as part of the Windows Phone 8.1 update

Amazon says $9.99 e-books will boost revenue, including for Hachette

The online retailer set out its terms for settling its dispute with publisher Hachette, focusing on e-books pricing

Twitter more than doubles its sales, stock soars

Shares were trading at around $52 in after-market hours, up more than 30 percent

Hortonworks, Pivotal team to better manage Hadoop

Two Hadoop distributors will join forces to work on Apache Ambari, a Hadoop management tool

Defending Facebook, OkCupid says it also runs user-behavior tests

Studies like Facebook's are necessary for product testing, the dating site said

Using Instagram on public Wi-Fi poses risk of an account hijack, researcher says

Instagram is moving to full https encryption but isn't there just yet

Doing an Office 365 Migration the Right Way

Migrating from Exchange (on-premise) to Office 365 can be a smooth and successful process, or one full of surprises and challenges. Key to any migration is to make sure to plan and prepare properly, leverage expertise and best...

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10 cool makerspaces to explore now

Got an itch to get your hands on a welding machine, laser cutter or 3D printer? We highlight intriguing public spaces around the country where you can tinker to your heart's content.

US Social Security Administration spent nearly $300M on IT project 'boondoggle,' lawmakers say

The SSA may have also tried to temporarily keep a damaging report on the project secret, a House committee alleges

Wolfram fortifies SystemModeler with more libraries

Wolfram has opened an online store for third-party modeling libraries

13 Android Tools for Web Developers

Android mobile devices, while not typically thought of as places where development work gets done, can offer surprisingly useful apps to help developers get the job done, anywhere.

Apple, IBM agreement shows progress for enterprise mobility

Apple and IBM who have agreed to create a partnership that addresses a what the two call a “new class of business apps”, intended to bring IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities to Apple’s mobile devices including the iPhone and...

Enterprise Collaboration Will Drive Digital Transformation

Digital transformation is on the menu for most companies this year, but the ingredients needed are still being determined. However, new research highlights the recipes companies are using to evolve internal processes, structure and...

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