Phil Edholm | September 23, 2014 |
The key to Kandy is going beyond traditional UC&C to a much tighter business process and applications integration through the web paradigm enabled by WebRTC.

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Brent Kelly | September 22, 2014 |
One way to realize the relative benefits of both Cisco and Microsoft infrastructure is to run them in a hybrid or coexistence model.

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Michelle Burbick | September 19, 2014 |
Synergy Research offers its latest take on the fight to win enterprise collaboration spend.

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Dave Stein | September 17, 2014 |
Two areas of analytics tools have developed for UC: system-oriented analytics and end user/BI-oriented analytics.

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Posts

Premises-Based UC Is Over

Dave Michels | September 23, 2014
The premises-based segment of the UC industry is dead (though it limps along in aging PBX systems). Long live the UC cloud!

Genband Kandy: A New Development Platform Launches

Phil Edholm | September 23, 2014
The key to Kandy is going beyond traditional UC&C to a much tighter business process and applications integration through the web paradigm enabled by WebRTC.

 

Cisco vs Microsoft: A Reasonable Mid-Term Coexistence Approach

Brent Kelly | September 22, 2014
One way to realize the relative benefits of both Cisco and Microsoft infrastructure is to run them in a hybrid or coexistence model.

Municipal Broadband From a Different Perspective

Martha Buyer | September 22, 2014
Suppose we've been framing the questions associated with municipal--or municipally sponsored--broadband in the wrong way?

 

Cisco and Microsoft Go to Battle in the Collaboration Space

Michelle Burbick | September 19, 2014
Synergy Research offers its latest take on the fight to win enterprise collaboration spend.

Named Data Networking: The Next Internet?

Gary Audin | September 19, 2014
The Named Data Networking (NDN) project has been formed to develop a new Internet architecture that builds on the strengths and fixes the weaknesses of the current host-based, point-to-point communication architecture.

 
 
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Slideshows
Lync Handsets: Sorting Through Your Many Options

Lync Handsets: Sorting Through Your Many Options

Brian Riggs | September 08, 2014
While Microsoft can certainly point to many Lync customers that are doing away with their desk phones and opting to deploy UC client software only, Microsoft partners can just as easily point to many customers deploying physical handsets to their many Lync users.
Android Desk Phones and Android Desk Phone Apps

Android Desk Phones and Android Desk Phone Apps

Brian Riggs | January 30, 2014
Brian Riggs takes a look at some Android desk phones and apps and examines what potential value these hold for the enterprise moving forward.
Top Contact Center Stories of 2013

Top Contact Center Stories of 2013

Sheila McGee-Smith | December 30, 2013
2013 had big contact center stories from broad-based UC vendors like Avaya, Cisco and Unify, as well as from customer experience-specific companies like Aspect, Interactive Intelligence, inContact, Five9 and more.

Our Top Posts of 2013--And Where They Are Now

Our Top Posts of 2013--And Where They Are Now

Michelle Burbick | December 30, 2013
We checked in with the authors of our top-trafficked posts, and got updates on the topics directly from the authors, as well as added insight into the responses received.
Slideshow: Deskset Docks

Slideshow: Deskset Docks

Brian Riggs | May 21, 2013
A look at past and present attempts to transform smart phones and tablets into office desk phones.
From the EC13 Vault: Vendor Views on WebRTC

From the EC13 Vault: Vendor Views on WebRTC

April 25, 2013
In this excerpt of presentations from our WebRTC conference-within-a-conference, Avaya, Acme Packet, Thrupoint, and Microsoft offer their perspectives on WebRTC.


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