• Launches Affiliate Program announced the launch of its new Business VoIP affiliate program. This free affiliate program seeks companies with Web sites serving technology or business users to offer such visitors access to free, no-obligation, customized business VoIP quotes from VoIP ...More
    January 23, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Gold Mobile Unveils SMS Platform for VARs
    Gold Mobile launched mClass, a hosted software server that enables VARs to help large multilocation businesses route SMS to and from any cell phone to any desktop, call center, fulfillment center, helpline or even database (e.g. CRM, inventory, etc.) Each conversation is ...More
    January 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint Beams Up to Enterprise with Flat Rate
    When Sprint-Nextel Corp. officially said last fall that it would hang onto its iDEN network, it also said it would take steps to “rejuvenate” the asset. That seems to be coming to fruition now with the launch of flat-rate unlimited plans for enterprises, ...More
    January 23, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Apple: Wal-Mart, Not Resellers, Can Sell iPhone
    Resellers for Apple Inc. want their iPhone. They want to sell it, that is. Not only has the maker of the 3G mobile device refused, it has granted Wal-Mart distribution rights. The company’s got some ’splainin’ to do.In Apple’s earnings call this ...More
    January 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • New CTI Group Plug-In Archives Recorded Calls
    CTI Group has released a plug-in called SmartRecord IP Version 2.0, which allows users to instantly archive calls, meetings, Webinars and negotiations. It integrates with SugarCRM, the company’s commercial open-source solution that allows companies to track and manage ...More
    January 23, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Shared Technologies Joins Avaya Partner Program
    Shared Technologies announced it has joined the Avaya BusinessPartner program. The company will add to its portfolio Avaya’s UC solutions for SMBs. Carol Giles Neslund, who was named vice president of North America Channels at Avaya in October, said Avaya is impressed ...More
    January 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • HP Calls on New Leader to Target SMBs
    Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) has named Meaghan Kelly as HP Americas Solution Partners Organization sales development strategist. HP views tremendous opportunity in the SMB market and Kelly will lead a team focused on reaching this market via HP partners. Kelly replaces Ramona ...More
    January 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • Microsoft Veteran Tapped as Response Point GM
    Microsoft Corp. recently named company insider John Frederiksen as general manager for Microsoft Response Point, the software giant’s IP PBX software platform. His appointment comes in an effort to scale the business for the product, which the company said has gained ...More
    January 23, 2009 By Khali Henderson Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Copps Appointed FCC’s Interim Chairman
    President Barack Obama late Thursday afternoon named Michael Copps the acting head of the FCC.The agency has been without a chairman since Jan. 21, Republican Kevin Martin’s last day.Copps has served on the FCC commission since 2001. He’ll lead the agency until ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • snom Names West Coast Channel Manager
    While most companies are announcing layoffs, IP phone maker snom Inc. is expanding, adding a new position focused on growing its distributor and reseller programs in the Western region of North America. The new sales channel manager post was filled by Tommy Lee, effective ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News