SIP Trunking and VoiceCon

The three-hour SIP Trunking session at VoiceCon drew over 300 participants. That is SIPnormous. It demonstrates the growing interest in SIP by enterprises as they begin to supplement their intranet VoIP implementations with extranet SIP.

Operators of All Sizes Dive Into SIP

Standards confusion, cautious enterprise approaches and limited carrier offerings have combined to prevent SIP trunking from fulfilling its promise. But the activity around industry events like VoiceCon indicates that 2010 may be the year that changes.

From Brussels to Orlando

By David Byrd, Vice President of Marketing and Sales, Broadvox The grandkids came over on Sunday for dinner which is always a happy occasion. It does present a small problem in that I need to make something that can feed a group or family style. It also presents a problem in food selection, as the […]

Cisco Server Promises To Extend UC Between Enterprises

Cisco Systems is debuting a communications server at VoiceCon that it says will extend unified communications features outside enterprise boundaries. The Intercompany Media Engine (IME), which Cisco announced late last year and is making ready for its unveiling later this month, is designed to connect the UC systems in individual enterprise networks to enable cross-network […]

VOICECON: Nortel Customers Wonder What Lies Ahead

Nortel (NT) customers got a chance to express their thoughts and concerns to company leadership this week at VoiceCon in Orlando. A roundtable session quickly outgrew its small conference room. A session next door had to be cancelled to accommodate the overflow from the Nortel event. Moderator Victor Boehnert of the International Nortel Networks Users Association […]

VOICECON: BTs Finder OCS App is a Keeper

BT demonstrated a new unified communications application it has developed on Microsoft’s unified communications platform during the keynote address Wednesday at VoiceCon. The application, called BT’s Finder, runs on Office Communications Server 2007 Release 2 and enables users to determine how and when essential messages reach them. For example, a traveling executive can establish parameters […]

VOICECON: Zeacom Debuts ROI Calculator

Zeacom, a Contact Center and UC software and services provider, has debuted its ROI Calculator at VoiceCon Orlando 2009. The ROI Calculator supports the more than 100 VARs and channel partners selling the company’s software worldwide, as well as the contact center and enterprise purchasing decision makers to whom they market, according to Zeacom. It […]

VOICECON: snom Intros VoIP Conferencing Speaker Phone

snom technology AG has introduced snom MeetingPoint, an SIP-based conference phone for the North American enterprise and SMB markets, at VoiceCon Orlando 2009. Designed for both medium and large meeting rooms, snom MeetingPoint features Konftel’s OmniSound 2.0 audio conferencing technology with advanced noise suppression and high-fidelity wideband audio. Featuring snom’s fourth-generation SIP technology, snom MeetingPoint […]

snom Goes High-End with HD Phone

IP phone-maker snom technology AG is putting on the ritz with a sleek new HD IP phone for busineses. Called the snom 820, the new phone retails for more than $400. But, it’s got the extra bells and whistles businesses want from a high-end phone – including high fidelity, a color display, five-way conferencing and […]

Avaya Goes Speech-to-Text With SpinVox

Avaya Inc. launched a speech-to-text application on Monday at VoiceCon, partnering with SpinVox Inc.. Speech-to-text delivers a voice mail message as an e-mail. The enterprise IT vendor also announced outbound messaging for contact centers and a unified communications bundle of products.

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