Unified Communications/VoIP

Unified Communications/VoIP news, trend analysis and opinion

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...

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...


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.

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...

BrandPost Brocade

Internet of Overwhelming Things

As the era of Internet of Things (IoT) dawned, the fridge got hacked. Well, maybe not.

Surveys point to increased adoption of VoIP and wireless substitution

FCC, CDC studies confirm increase VoIP adoption, wireless substitution. Nearly half of U.S. consumer wireline voice services are VoIP, with 15% of businesses using VoIP.

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

Sale of Mt. Gox-related Bitcoins.com halted after court order

Mt. Gox CEO Karpeles said he is looking into other options for the sale

BrandPost Brocade

Against All Odds

No doubt, there are consumers of data center services who share my despair over getting access to the unrestricted wonders enabled by ongoing innovations in social, mobile, cloud and big data. IDC has dubbed those innovations

Facebook reports a big sales jump, helped by mobile ads

Revenue was $2.91 billion for the second quarter, with more than half derived from mobile ads

Dropbox for Business grows more security, IT admin muscles

The workplace version of the popular cloud storage service competes against offerings from Google, Microsoft, Box and others

Google has to face US privacy suit over new user data policy

Only one part of the lawsuit was allowed to continue by a federal court in California

Mt. Gox trustee leaves door open to revival of Bitcoin exchange

Investors meet the bankruptcy trustee, but get few answers

The Truth About Virtual Computing for CAD

If you're a user of graphics-intensive software such as 3D modeling, simulation and analysis, and visualization, you might be skeptical about moving to a virtualized computing environment.

EFF releases Chrome, Firefox plugin to block third-party tracking

One feature aims to stop tracking tied to clicking the Facebook 'like' on outside sites

Stealthy Web tracking tools pose increasing privacy risks to users

The use of such tracking tools may be unknown to most users, according to a research paper

Virtru launches business email encryption service for Google Apps

The service, which allows for fine administrator control of messaging, is free to try through later this year

Polycom Showcases Video Collaboration Advances

During a recent Polycom visit, we got to see some cool new features-- and took note of how far video and audio collaboration technology has come in the past few years.

Going Paperless? Here's What You Need to Think About

As makers of some of the world's most popular PDF solutions, we often consult with businesses & governmental agencies that have the goal of moving to the paperless office. They understand the benefits. What they don't always know is

Google sales jump despite mixed ads results

While paid clicks rose, the cost per click dropped in the second quarter

Amazon's Kindle Unlimited offers 600,000 e-books for $10 a month

The service dissociates reading from payment, providing Amazon with another weapon in its pricing war with publishers

Twitter and Facebook see a bright future for in-the-moment spending

Both companies are looking at new services around shopping and promotions

social network exec

Developing a smart approach to SMAC security

As businesses look to take advantage of SMAC (social, mobile, analytics, and cloud) platforms, they first need to consider the risks and security implications of the technologies involved

Load More