• CommSolv Integrates BlackBerry Enterprise Server Into Mobile Asset Management
    CommSolv, a provider of communications asset management solutions for wireless and wireline networks, has announced it has added new functionality specific for BlackBerry Enterprise Server to its Mobile Asset Management software platform, including self-serve BlackBerry ...More
    January 20, 2009 Posted in News
  • Optimum Lightpath Intros Hosted Voice
    Optimum Lightpath is taking the wraps off Lightpath Hosted Voice, a suite of business-class hosted voice and Internet services delivered over a single connection. “With Lightpath Hosted Voice service, customers can significantly cut their communications costs with a ...More
    January 20, 2009 By Paula Bernier Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Layoff Tracker for Week of Jan. 19
    The tech sector isn’t faring well, as we all know, and it’s hard to keep up on who’s shedding jobs when. Check in with the telecom-industry layoff tracker, which will be updated weekly, by clicking on the source link below. ...More
    January 20, 2009 Posted in News
  • IBM Takes on Google, Microsoft in SaaS Market
    Microsoft Corp.’s Windows Live SaaS suite will soon be answered by IBM’s LotusLive Engage.The cloud-based enterprise application suite will challenge Microsoft as well as Google Apps. LotusLive is set to launch in the first quarter, and will provide businesses ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Verizon to Launch Femtocells Jan. 25
    The second commercial femtocell service will soon come out from Verizon Wireless, using the same CDMA femtocell from Samsung Corp. used by Sprint Nextel Corp. for its AIRAVE femto service, which has been available for months.Engadget is reporting that Verizon is calling it ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Cisco Embraces ‘Save to Invest’ Strategy
    Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) has come up with a new way to help its solutions provider partners address selling in the economic downturn. The “save to invest” strategy calls for solutions providers to help their customers free up technology budgets by first ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • MicroCorp Adds Insite Product Manager
    MicroCorp Inc. has hired Dan Morford as product manager for its Insite inventory management software application. As product manager, Morford will be responsible for managing the pre-sales and post-sales support of the Insite application. In addition, he will help drive all ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Bad Economy Means More VoIP Adoption
    More and more, people are viewing next-gen applications like VoIP as financial saviors in a recession. To wit, one analyst recently predicted that VoIP adoption will “surge” in 2009. "The stock market crash has effectively pulled in the VoIP growth curve by 6-12 ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Streakwave, Vecima Ink Distribution Agreement
    Streakwave Wireless Inc., a global distributor of wireless solutions, has announced the signing of a new distribution agreement with Vecima Networks Inc. (VCM.TO), a supplier of WiMAX broadband solutions and other networking technologies. Streakwave is the first United ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Fujitsu Taps Synnex for Storage Solution Distribution
    Fujitsu Computer Systems Corp. has expanded its distribution arrangement with Synnex Corp. (SNX) to include both storage and mobile products. Synnex now will offer Fujitsu’s Eternus 4000 and Eternus 8000 storage solutions to medium enterprise VARs.Since ...More
    January 19, 2009 Posted in News