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Meeami Technologies Introduces Solution for Background Noise in Conferencing - 09/23/2020
Etisalat Digital and Smartworld Announce Partnership for Tamper-Proof Digital Certificates - 09/21/2020
IFS Adds New Features to Customer Engagement Solution - 09/21/2020
AI Call Center Platform Replicant Closes Series A Funding Round - 09/17/2020
Motorola Introduces New Cloud Core Solution for Emergency Communications - 09/16/2020
Peerless Network Launches New Portal for Agents and Resellers - 09/15/2020
Aspect to Integrate Dialer Products with Google Verified Calls Service - 09/11/2020
AVANT Named Platinum Partner in the 8×8 Open Channel Program - 09/10/2020
AnswerPro to Provide Patient Monitoring Services for COVID-19 Vaccine Trials - 09/10/2020
Energy Group OPEC Will Discuss Blockchain for Supply Chains at Virtual Meeting - 09/04/2020
Too Few Companies Are Achieving True Omnichannel Customer Support - 09/03/2020
Some Areas Seeing COVID-19 Call Center Traffic Tapering Off - 09/02/2020
FirstLight Finalizes Acquisition of PrimeLink for Expansion in New York State - 08/31/2020
Motorola Solutions Acquires Law Enforcement Communications Provider Callyo - 08/31/2020
Leon County, Florida Opens Call Center for Parents and Students - 08/28/2020
AWS Makes AI for Call Centers Available Through the AWS Partner Network - 08/28/2020
Avaya OneCloud CCaaS Named a Winner by CUSTOMER Magazine - 08/25/2020
Michigan to Scale Back Unemployment Call Center to Normal Hours of Operation - 08/21/2020
Collaboration with LogMeIn Adds VoIP Conferencing to Swell Toolset - 08/20/2020
Spokane Announces Effort to Streamline 911 Call Center Processes - 08/20/2020
Salesforce Wraps Up Einstein Voice Assistant, Forges Closer Tie with Amazon Connect - 08/20/2020
Michigan AG Shuts Down VoIP Carrier Channeling Robocall Scams - 08/17/2020
How Robust is Your Virtual PBX in a Power Outage? - 08/13/2020
Wyoming Unemployment Call Center Finding Difficulty Keeping Up - 08/13/2020
FCR Expands Call Center Jobs to Idaho With New Home-Based Positions - 08/13/2020
Tata Tele Business Services Introduces Smart Hosted PBX Solutions for Virtual-Working SMBs - 08/07/2020
Fourteen IP Partners with CallCabinet for Hospitality Compliance Recording - 08/07/2020
Enghouse Interactive Introduces Call Accounting Solution for Microsoft Teams - 08/07/2020
Cloud Concepts Master Agency Becomes an Edify Labs Channel Partner - 07/31/2020
Connecticut-based LeBlanc Communications Changes Name to Cumulus Communications - 07/30/2020
3CLogic Announces New Cloud Contact Center Product for Microsoft Dynamics - 07/29/2020
Zoho's Vegesna Underscores the Irony of Collaboration Tools That Don't Collaborate - 07/29/2020
Italian CPaaS Company Secures $9 Million Loan to Expand - 07/24/2020
Brazilian Call Center Workers, Deemed Essential, Fear COVID Infection - 07/24/2020
Gamma Communications Continues European Expansion Plans with Acquisition of gnTel - 07/24/2020
Workers at Abruptly Shuttered EMSI Call Center Find New Opportunities - 07/24/2020
P2 Telecom to Distribute net2phone Technology in Partnership - 07/22/2020
Italian CPaaS Company Secures $9 Million Loan to Expand - 07/20/2020
MSPs See Opportunities in Virtual Connectivity for Higher Education and Others - 07/20/2020
Municipal Call Centers Struggling to Find Staff During COVID-19 Pandemic - 07/17/2020
Nevada Unemployment Call Center Closed Due to Employee COVID Diagnosis - 07/16/2020
Mexico City Deploys Avaya Solution for COVID-19 Contact Tracing - 07/13/2020
Ireland's Welltel to Boost Managed Services Offering with Acquisition of Novi - 07/10/2020
Microsoft Releases SMS-based Authentication for Azure AD - 07/09/2020
Colorado Unemployment Call Centers Playing Catch Up - 07/08/2020
India to See Two Unified Video Conferencing Challengers to Zoom - 07/08/2020
Global AWS Usage Fueled in Part by Release of Amazon Honeycode - 07/01/2020
DHS Research Arm Expands Call for Blockchain Technology - 07/01/2020
Contact Center Company CP360 Opens New CX Center in Greece - 07/01/2020
Healthy Meal Delivery Service Mindful Chef Adopts Vonage Contact Center - 06/30/2020
UC Network Monitoring Makes the Most of Microsoft Teams - 06/26/2020
New Jersey Opens New Unemployment Call Center - 06/26/2020
Philippines Senator Urges Labor Department to Investigate Call Center Employee Complaints - 06/24/2020
LifeSize and Serenova Announce Rebranding After Merger - 06/23/2020
Chime Solutions Expands Call Center Workforce in Charlotte, North Carolina - 06/22/2020
More Companies Transition to Work-at-Home Call Center Model - 06/18/2020
Maryland Opens E-ZPass Center for Limited Customer Support Operations - 06/18/2020
Ballast Services Adds Secure Remote Monitoring to Service Portfolio - 06/17/2020
Student Insurance Provider International Partners with Avaya for Contact Center - 06/17/2020
Chatbots Enhance, Rather Than Replace, Human Call Center Agent Performance - 06/11/2020
Tucson Sees COVID-19 Outbreak in Emergency 911 Call Center - 06/10/2020
Focus Services Opens New Call Center in North Carolina - 06/08/2020
UAE's Moro Hub Launches Moro Connect Service Built on Avaya Technology - 06/08/2020
Wisconsin Tapping Call Center Outsourcers and New Hires to Clear Unemployment Bottlenecks - 06/04/2020
BAI Communications Australia Announces New COO - 06/04/2020
Allegheny County 911 Call Center Staff and Union At Odds with Management Over COVID Protections - 05/29/2020
Cisco Warns Users of Major Vulnerability in Unified Contact Center Express Solution - 05/28/2020
Facebook Steps into Video Conferencing Ring - 05/27/2020
Call Centers Experiencing COVID-19 Outbreaks Follow CDC Guidelines - 05/22/2020
MAXIMUS and Genesys Partner to Create FedRAMP-Rated Call Center Solution for Governments - 05/21/2020
ISG Plans Study to Examine How Call Centers Are Coping Through COVID-19 Pandemic - 05/20/2020
Nearly Three Quarters of Customers Will Ditch a Company for Poor Customer Service - 05/15/2020
Teck Resources Improves Communications Quality with UC Performance Management - 05/14/2020
Illinois County's Expanded COVID-19 Call Center Fields Thousands of Calls Per Month - 05/13/2020
Saudi Cloud Communications Provider unifonic Partners with WhatsApp - 05/07/2020
Georgia County Hosts Virtual Grand Opening of Emergency Services Call Center - 05/07/2020
Corporate Travel Group Redeploys Remote Call Center Agents for COVID-19 Advice - 05/07/2020
The Benefits of Growing a Positive Call Center Culture - 05/01/2020
Comtech Signs FCC Pledge; Will Add Access to SMS Text Messaging - 05/01/2020
During a Pandemic, Some Call Centers are Tapping Disabled, Home-Based Workers - 05/01/2020
Juniper Subsidiary Mist Helps European Transportation Company Manage Workforce - 04/24/2020
Mitel Partners with Google Cloud to Help Users Weather Work-from-Home Demands - 04/23/2020
New York-based PX Launches 'Speed to Lead' Call Center Sales Lead Tracking Technology - 04/21/2020
Report Predicts Robust Growth for Managed Services to 2025 - 04/20/2020
Vbrick Debuts Rev Platform in Zoom App Marketplace for Enterprise-Scale Video Conferencing - 04/16/2020
Embracing the Remote Agent Model During the COVID-19 Crisis - 04/15/2020
Google Launches COVID-19-Specific AI Virtual Agent for Call Centers - 04/14/2020
Enabling Quality Analysis on UC Calls - 04/10/2020
NFON AG Develops Two-Factor Authentication for At-Risk Yealink Phones - 04/09/2020
UK-based AI Company Introduces CoronaBot to Handle Basic Call Center Queries - 04/07/2020
Breitling Reissues Top Time Watch Registered with Blockchain - 04/03/2020
Indio, California Chamber of Commerce Expands Call Center to Address COVID-19 Concerns - 04/03/2020
AudioCodes Offers Array of Solutions to Voice-Enable Microsoft Teams for Remote Working - 04/02/2020
Vonage Lifts Restrictions on Vonage Video Conferencing for Three Months - 03/31/2020
Fuze Launches Cloud Contact Center Module - 03/30/2020
TriageLogic Introduces Remote Nursing Solutions to Help Triage COVID-19 Concerns - 03/25/2020
Buffalo Job Center Brings Training Online to Prepare Workers for Post-COVID Hiring - 03/24/2020
Virtual Call Center Agents During the COVID-19 Pandemic - 03/23/2020
Tips for Improving Call Center Performance - 03/20/2020
Companies Experience Blockades in Shifting to Home Workforce - 03/19/2020
Performance Management Drives Transformational Leadership Goals - 03/18/2020
Shopping Cash-Back App Ibotta Chooses NICE for Workforce Management - 03/17/2020
Zoom Makes Its Platform Free to K-12 Schools in the U.S., Italy and Japan - 03/17/2020
Automation Drives Philippines Call Centers to Train Up Lower Skilled Workers - 03/13/2020
International Business with Local Telephone Numbers - 03/12/2020
UC Analytics Become More Critical as Workers Telecommute to Prevent COVID-19 - 03/11/2020
Using Workforce Management to Lower Call Center Attrition - 03/10/2020
Leveraging the Human Chat-Bot Dynamic in the Call Center - 03/09/2020
PathSolutions' TotalView Adds Security Event Management Capabilities in Version 11 - 03/04/2020
How Workforce Management Can Supplement Call Center Training - 03/04/2020
UK-Based Gamma Communications Acquires Microsoft Teams UCaaS Player Exactive - 03/04/2020
UC Communications Company Broadvoice Creates Three New Channel Leadership Roles - 03/04/2020
Study Identifies Media Influence on Negative Perceptions of Casual Employment - 03/04/2020
Telestax Adds Call Queuing Capabilities to Restcomm Platform - 02/28/2020
In the C-Suite, Who's Looking Out for the Customers? - 02/25/2020
Soluno Launches Services in Germany in Partnership with HFO Telecom - 02/21/2020
Avaya Brings Google Cloud AI-Powered Avaya IX Contact Center to Australia - 02/21/2020
Australia's Academic and Research Network to Use MNF Enterprises for Voice Communications - 02/21/2020
Dialpad Offers Heavily Discounted Business Communication Services for Startups - 02/21/2020
Dell to Sell RSA Security to Investor Group - 02/21/2020
White Label VoIP Company Telinta Partners with Ding Mobile Top-Up - 02/21/2020
AI Helps Reduce Average Handle Time and Boost Quality - 02/06/2020
Avaya Emphasizes the Need to Adapt to the 'Multi-experience Economy' - 02/06/2020
Google Is Planning to Debut a New Unified Communications App for Business Users - 02/06/2020
Online Pension Aggregator PensionBee Migrates to Vonage for 'Bee Keeping' - 01/31/2020
Be My Eyes App for the Visually Impaired Improves Video with Twilio - 01/30/2020
Rural CSP 3 Rivers Uses Analytics to Identify Customers Ripe for Tier Upgrades - 01/29/2020
Does Increased Productivity Lie in Limiting Employee Bathroom Access? - 01/28/2020
Windstream Adds 1,000 Miles of Fiber and New Capacity for Wholesale Customers - 01/24/2020
How AI Helps Improve the Customer Experience - 01/23/2020
Filling the Gaps in Customer Satisfaction Reality in the Contact Center - 01/22/2020
Filling the Gaps in Customer Satisfaction Reality in the Contact Center - 01/22/2020
Choosing a Predictive Model for Call Center Forecasting - 01/17/2020
Making Sense of Call Center Data with Analytics - 01/16/2020
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Sprint's AI-Driven Messaging Solution with Innovation Accolade - 01/15/2020
KonaTel's Apeiron Systems App Debuts in Slack App Directory and WebEx App Hub - 01/14/2020
Is Business VoIP Cheaper Than Traditional Telephone Service? - 01/10/2020
MSP Dataprise Announces Majority Investment from Trinity Hunt Partners - 01/09/2020
Choosing a Business VoIP Solution - 01/08/2020
Training Tips: Sharing Knowledge in the Contact Center - 01/07/2020
India's Sify Technologies Recognized as Major Player in MCS by IDC - 01/03/2020
911 Dispatch Centers Struggle with Chronic Understaffing - 01/03/2020
In Teaching Call Center Skills, Don't Forget Selling - 01/03/2020
Keeping People Front and Center in Call Center Digital Transformation - 01/02/2020
Tata Communications' UCC Offering Tops Frost & Sullivan Service Provider Recognition - 01/02/2020
Amazon Experienced Some Uncharacteristic Chaos This Holiday Season - 01/02/2020
Cincinnati Bell Agrees to Acquisition by Toronto-based Brookfield Infrastructure - 12/27/2019
Workforce Management Software Eliminates the Need for Erlang-C - 12/27/2019
Forecasting the Call Center for the Year Ahead - 12/27/2019
Iconic Sydney Tourist Experience Replaces Legacy UC and Contact Center with RingCentral - 12/20/2019
Getting Through the Holidays in the Contact Center - 12/18/2019
Curbing High Turnover in the Call Center - 12/18/2019
How Can You Prevent Shrinkage in the Contact Center? - 12/17/2019
Verint Releases Annual Experience Index to Rank Companies on Customer Service Quality - 12/16/2019
A Set of Strategies to Increase Employee Engagement - 12/13/2019
TelcoBridges Joins the Cloud Communications Alliance - 12/13/2019
Call Center Training Best Practices Aren't One-Size-Fits All - 12/11/2019
iconectiv Awarded Government Contract to Provide TRS for Hearing- and Speech-Impaired Callers - 12/10/2019
UCaaS Platform Architecture 101 - 12/06/2019
The Most Direct Path to Improving Call Center Service Levels - 12/05/2019
Nextiva CEO Says Customer Communication and Management Requires a Single Platform - 12/05/2019
AltiGen Partners with Omni-Channel Cloud Contact Center Company Atlantis Telecom - 12/04/2019
CCaaS Provider Serenova Acquires WFM Technology Platform ProScheduler - 11/27/2019
Cloud Communication Alliance Welcomes New Member CounterPath - 11/26/2019
Verint Announces New Voice Biometrics Customer in Philippines Bank - 11/26/2019
Vonage Appoints Former SAP Executive to Head Applications Group - 11/25/2019
The Need for Quality Monitoring in the UC Environment - 11/25/2019
PanTerra Streams Enhancements for UCaaS or CPaaS - 11/22/2019
Avaya IX Contact Center with Google Cloud Goes GA - 11/22/2019
Find the Right Softphone App for Your Business - 11/20/2019
Verint Financial Compliance Solution Solving Regulatory Complexity - 11/19/2019
Customer Says Nextiva Cloud PBX Service is Worth Every Penny - 11/18/2019
NuWave Debuts Portal for Microsoft Teams Direct Routing - 11/14/2019
Using AI and Machine Learning to Make IVR Smarter - 11/13/2019
Emergency Call Center Workers Disciplined and Fired Over Botched Dispatch - 11/12/2019
The Value of Older Workers in the Contact Center - 11/07/2019
SignalWire Adds 'Original Geek' David Duffett to the Team - 11/07/2019
UCRight Offering Microsoft Teams Direct Routing Via Ribbon Communications Platform - 11/07/2019
To Outsource the Contact Center or Not to Outsource - 11/05/2019
How Much User Experience Customization by AI is Too Much? - 10/30/2019
Computer Instruments' Virtual Concierge Debuts on SkySwitch's UCaaS Platform - 10/29/2019
Hosted VoIP Company OITVOIP Expands Presence with New Pittsburgh Office - 10/29/2019
Kakapo Systems Adds Callback Queue Function - 10/25/2019
OpenText Launches Solution to Map the Customer Experience - 10/24/2019
Symantec Debuts Virtual Agent 'Sami' for Online Support - 10/23/2019
What is 'Self-Scheduling' in the Contact Center? - 10/17/2019
MSPAlliance Introduces Rating System to Evaluate Cyber Risk in Managed Services - 10/17/2019
Ingram Micro Opens South Carolina Facility to Support UCC Presence - 10/15/2019
CounterFlow Introduces a New Network Forensics Solution for AIOps - 10/15/2019
AudioCodes Partners with Dolby for Improved Audio-Conferencing Sound - 10/10/2019
Modernize Your Call Center Training - 10/09/2019
Infobip Enables WhatsApp Customer Support for One of Russia's Largest Mobile Operators - 10/09/2019
Chilean Law to Protect Contact Center Worker Rights Goes into Effect - 10/04/2019
Microsoft Announces Global Availability of Windows Virtual Desktop - 10/03/2019
How Can Language Learning Help in a Virtual Office Environment? - 10/01/2019
Tips for Training Seasonal Contact Center Employees - 09/27/2019
Questions to Ask a VoIP Service Provider - 09/26/2019
Improving the Customer Experience Starts with Defining It - 09/25/2019
Data Overload: What's the Most Critical Data to Analyze in the Contact Center? - 09/19/2019
Davinci's Virtual Live Receptionist Service on Track to Answer Half a Million Calls in 2019 - 09/19/2019