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  • ClearOne Releases Speakerphone for Office Communicator
    ClearOne (CLRO) has announced a new speakerphone specifically designed for use with Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007. As a Certified Partner in the Microsoft Partner Program, ClearOne will begin providing audio solutions that support users of Microsoft's ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • IT EXPO: SIP Print Helps Answer Recording Regs in U.K.
    SIP Print, providers of an SIP-based VoIP call recording platform, have announced the availability of its voice recording appliances for the U.K. financial services market. SIP Print’s systems are fully compliant with the new call recording mandate set forth by the ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • IT EXPO: snom Expands Channel Partner Program
    VoIP phone manufacturer snom Technology AG announced the launch of an expanded training and certification program for VARs in North America. The company will be introducing the initiative – the snom Certified Engineer program (SCE) this week at the IT EXPO in Miami. ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Microsoft Approves Sprint, Global Crossing for OCS R2
    Global Crossing Ltd. (GLBC) and Sprint Nextel (S) are the first SIP trunking service providers qualified for use with Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 Release 2, the latest version of Microsoft Corp.’s unified communications platform ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Avaya Introduces Services Delivery Channel Program
    Avaya has debuted the Avaya Services Delivery Specialization (SDS) program which will enable Avaya BusinessPartners and AlliancePartners to provide services in conjunction with Avaya and demonstrate their capabilities in implementation, maintenance support and application ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Microsoft Unveils OCS 2007 Release 2
    In a virtual event, Microsoft Corp. Tuesday introduced the world to Release 2 of Office Communications Server 2007, the software giant’s unified communications platform. R2, which is the first upgrade since OCS was launched in October 2007, improves conferencing and ...More
    February 3, 2009 By Khali Henderson Posted in News
  • FCC Puts Off Verizon Rhode Island Forbearance Vote
    Sorry, Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) – you’ll have to wait another 90 days for the FCC to decide whether you’ll get that extensive regulatory relief in Rhode Island. Competitive providers, now is the time to speak up. Make sure the FCC knows your ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Most Startups Shouldn’t Count on Angels in ‘09
    What a difference two years makes. In early 2007, private investors pumped $2.6 billion into the telecom industry. Fast-forward to the beginnings of 2009 and nary an angel investor or venture capitalist is to be found funding tech. Indeed, angel investors are crucial to ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • PHONE+ POLL: Are Managed Services a Bright Spot in This Economy?
    Are managed services a bright spot in this economy? ( polls) ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Digium, Dialogic Announce Interoperability Plans
    Digium Inc., creator of Asterisk open-source IP PBX software, announced Tuesday that Dialogic Corp. is a member of the Digium Partner program and will soon become an Interoperability Partner. These represent the first steps in certifying the Dialogic 1000 and 2000 Media ...More
    February 3, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony