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What’s New? New Products and Services for the Channel

Siemens Launches Dedicated Unified Communications ApplianceSiemens Enterprise Communications launched the HiPath OpenOffice ME, an IP-based, unified communications toolset designed specifically for enterprises of 20-150 users. Features include intuitive presence-aware management and drag-and-drop conferencing. The system has been engineered to be installed in just a few hours, with no additional devices, applications or accessories for channel […]

Wireless+: Products for the Globetrotter

letsroam Global SIM CardManufacturer: letsroam, www.letsroam.comCoverage: The global SIM card operates in more than 90 countries and provides free roaming in more than 50.List Price: Approximately $74 for a card with a $10 creditFunctionality Notes: By replacing the SIM in an unlocked GSM wireless phone before traveling, a customer can move efficiently between countries, automatically […]

Taking on the PBX

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates and Microsoft Business Division President Jeff Raikes launched the business communications software at the Bill Graham Civic Center in San Francisco, Oct. 16. After months of anticipation, Microsoft Corp. officially unveiled its unified communications software in late October, and officially declared war on the PBX. Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates says the […]

Kaltman Expands RF Spectrum Analyzer Line

Kaltman Creations LLC has announced the expansion of its line of RF Spectrum Analyzers. The expansion includes the addition of a new 2.4GHz RF Spectrum Analyzer software package and a 2.4GHz, 11 channel signal generator. Called the AirSleuth Pro and AirHorn (respectively), these products are designed for IT managers or MIS personnel that need to […]

Wireless+: Taking Stock of Wireless Inventory

In contrast to years past, the burden of stocking inventory, such as wireless phones, is largely a moot point for todays wireless dealers. This is a relief to many would-be and existing dealers as it reduces the pressures of upfront cash outlays and the requirement to develop tools and train staff to properly manage inventory. […]

Wireless+: Products – Handheld Power

Check out these applications and wireless debuts. Palm, Sprint Collaborate to Launch Centro Smart Device Using Sprints wireless network, Palm has launched its Centro smart device. The mobile device includes software applications for voice, text, IM, e-mail, Web, contact and calendar capabilities. The handheld also features a full-color touch screen and full keyboard. Centro will […]

What’s New? First Looks at New Products and Services for the Channel

Special Edition!Products Featured at the Channel Partners Expowww.phoneplusmag.com/channelpartners Intelliverse announces Linksys Interoperability Intelliverse, a provider of IP communications, announced full interoperability between Intelliverses hosted VoIP Solutions and the SPA family of Linksys IP phones. Although users of the Intelliverse solution already had the option of using any analog phone with their service, the Linksys phone […]

CTIA: Qualcomm Challenges WiMAX with Gobi

Qualcomm Inc. Wednesday quietly announced Gobi, a multimodal chipset that will start popping up in commercial notebooks beginning in the second quarter of 2008. Gobis stated goal? To provide global, ubiquitous mobile Web access across both CDMA2000 EV-DO and GSM-based HSPA networks ¬ two heretofore incompatible technologies. What is left unsaid is the fact that […]

CTIA: AT&T, Verizon Beef Up Mobile Offerings

Verizon Wireless made two mobile entertainment announcements at CTIA Wireless in San Francisco Tuesday, while AT&T Inc. announced a new deal with Napster Inc. and unveiled the Samsung BlackJack II, a Windows Mobile 6 device. Verizon Wireless has added mShopper to its Mobile Web 2.0 service, which allows shoppers to compare prices, browse and buy […]

Sprint Gets in Touch

Sprint Nextel is hopping on the touchscreen bandwagon. It announced Wednesday it is releasing the Touch handset, an HTC smartphone that will go on sale Nov. 4 for $250. The Windows Mobile device has no keyboard and is meant to be manipulated via a touch screen. In the wake of the Apple iPhone, a flurry […]

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