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By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor
The cloud age is here, and SD-WAN technology is taking a seat in the hierarchy of digital needs.

By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor
Cloud Communications providers are tasked with offering customers comprehensive offerings, fit to meet business demands, and do it better than "the other guy."

By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor
Vonage, one of the early players in the SD-WAN space with its SmartWAN back in 2015, is now available to small and medium-sized businesses using the Vonage Business Cloud. The SmartWAN offers constant monitoring and routing of traffic to optimize UcaaS performance.

By Mandi Nowitz, Web Editor
Jive Communications announced technology retailer, Jenne, is its newest distribution partner. Jenne value-added resellers (VAR) will benefit from Jive's UCaaS suite, helping to grow Unified Communications portfolios.

MCL, Leave IT to Us, announced today that it will be showcasing its "Innovative Telephony and IT Services Outsourcing" at ITEXPO, held February 13-16, 2018 at Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor
Blockchain is certainly the "it" trend at the moment; this red hot phenomenon is sparking much in the way of cryptocurrency curiosity. So much so, this groundswell of momentum, creating a wealth of opportunity drove a wholesale VoIP provider to integrate blockchain technologies into its payment system.

By Paula Bernier, Executive Editor, TMC
VoIP Innovations will be at ITEXPO next week talking about the rise of enterprise messaging. That likely will include details about the shift from P2P to A2P. P2P in this case refers to peer-to-peer or person-to-person communications, explains Tim Linn, product manager of VoIP Innovations

Cloudonix announced today that Eric Klein, its COO, will be presenting at ITEXPO, February 13-16, 2018 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor
Yealink, an IP phone firm built on ambition and innovation paired with "The Cloud Strategy Company" Evolve IP in order to address the growing international VoIP market. The partnership awards Yealink customers access to the Evolve IP suite of cloud communications solutions, and delivers the Yealink portfolio of IP phones to Evolve IP's portfolio.

Free workshop also gives attendees the opportunity to learn more about becoming an authorized Carousel business partner. Our "sell with" model for our entire portfolio allows manufacturing partners to increase their product portfolio, add margin and value to your customer. Our program offers partners a full suite of products, services, back office support and business plans to succeed.

Steadfast, a 20-year-old IT infrastructure company based in Chicago, will showcase its just launched Steadfast Simplicity Clouds at ITEXPO, held February 13-16, 2018 at Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

TMC today announced Todd Abbott, the Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Service at Mitel will present a keynote at ITEXPO being held February 13-16, 2018 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

TMC today announced mCart by Mavatar has signed on as a platinum sponsor to The Blockchain Event being held February 15-16, 2018 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/ Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.






Craig Walker
Founder & CEO
4:00pm | Wednesday - 2/14

Todd Abbott
EVP, Global Sales & Services
9:00am | Thursday - 2/15

Jeff Eckard
VP, Cloud Data Solutions
10:00am | Thursday - 2/15

Joseph Harding
4:25pm | Thursday - 2/15

Juniper Networks
Nick Bilogorskiy
Cybersecurity Strategist
4:30pm | Wednesday - 2/14

Layne Levine - President,
Enterprise Business Unit
9:30am | Thursday - 2/15

Oji Udezue
Head of Product
10:30am | Thursday - 2/15







Drawing #1
Thursday, February 15th, 5:00pm at IDEA SHOWCASE startup pitch event.
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Drawing #2
Friday, February 16th, 1:45pm in expo hall.
Includes $15,000 Grand Prize Giveaway!

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› Loot Crate

› VR Headset

› Photography Package

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All Giveaway Package Prize Items Subject to availability. *$15,000 Grand Prize is not a Package Giveaway - will be drawn as final prize on Friday, February 15th, 1:45pm in expo hall.

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@ITandTelecoms  RT BroadSoftNews: Going to itexpo, be sure to see VP of Product Marketing & Media Relations Mark Straton speak... fb.me/Is6JhmEJ

@Vidyo  Headed to @ITEXPO ? Join Vidyo's Cara Daly for a presentation on "Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Video for Business Communications" ow.ly/1USF30i3dv2 #ITEXPO #webRTC #innovation

@Sangoma  #ITEXPO18 starts tomorrow! We'll be in Fort Lauderdale, Florida all week long for the event. Visit us at booth 521 & learn about our latest #VoIP solutions. See you there!

@MojoMktg  @ITEXPO is coming up soon! I'll be presenting on #MarketingAutomation on 2/14; hope to see you there! ow.ly/d0vM30i4r8a

@Wrinklme  Wrinkl's co-founder and #CEO, Marc Cohen, will be a panelist on the "What Can I Really Do with Collaboration" session with @ojiudezue at the @ITEXPO! #ITEXPO bit.ly/2sj1H2Y

@observablesinc  Observables, Inc. and Sproute Networks, Inc. announce joint agreement at ITExpo prn.to/2spP4mT

@cloudistics Private Cloud | Premium Experience = a transformational approach to solutions providers. #Cloudistics #ITEXPO

@headsetdotcom  One of #ITEXPO's big topics this week, aside from AI, ML, Automation & CX, will be #SDWAN

@TBImasteragent  Attending #ITExpo this week? Don’t miss TBI’s Miguel Sanchez discussing how to make sense of the #SDWAN marketplace on 2/14 at 2:00 PM @ITEXPO





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