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Du Establishes Distance Initiative in UAE Amid COVID-19 Closures
In the UAE, school closures were mandated by the Ministry of Education since March 8 for at least one month. To support students and teachers during t…

By: Stefania Viscusi | 3/19/2020

Video Conferencing 101: A Guide to 20 Free Solutions
A comprehensive guide to 20 free video conferencing and collaboration solutions designed to promote and aid remote work during the coronavirus pandemi…

By: Laura Stotler | 3/19/2020

Avaya Cloud Office Newest Addition to Telarus UCaaS Arsenal
Avaya announced a master agent agreement with Telarus, adding Avaya Cloud Office by RingCentral to the portfolio of a robust network of technology bro…

By: Maurice Nagle | 3/19/2020

Vonage Offering Free Cloud Communications Services During COVID-19 Pandemic
Vonage is offering free cloud communications solutions to allow businesses to cope with the current health crisis by enabling teleworking.

By: Erik Linask | 3/18/2020

Only Some Governments and Agencies Ready to Move to Remote Work
New Jersey and North Carolina have issued recommendations for state employees to work remotely in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, but many loca…

By: Laura Stotler | 3/18/2020

Ekinops Introduces Compose Brand, SD-WAN Services
Paris-based Ekinops launched Compose, a new software brand that offers SD-WAN as well as virtualization functions that are compatible with the Ekinops…

By: Maurice Nagle | 3/18/2020

MEF Unveils First Wave of MEF 3.0 Certified Service Providers
MEF announced Telia Company, Comcast Business, Spectrum Enterprise and PCCW Global are the first round of service providers to earn certification to d…

By: Maurice Nagle | 3/18/2020

Granite Telecom Helping Businesses Quickly Implement Remote Working During COVID-19 Crisis
Granite Telecom launched a new rapid response program to help businesses quickly implement remote work capabilities with its managed network services …

By: Erik Linask | 3/18/2020

Granite Telecom Helping Businesses Quickly Implement Remote Working During COVID-19 Crisis
Granite Telecom launched a new rapid response program to help businesses quickly implement remote work capabilities with its managed network services …

By: Erik Linask | 3/18/2020

Ribbon's SBC 5400 Passes JITC Certification, Approved for Department of Defense Deployment
The SBC 5400 is the latest Ribbon Communications solution approved for U.S. Department of Defense deployment through the Defense Information Systems A…

By: Erik Linask | 3/17/2020

Remote Work a Dream Come True for Most Employees
A new survey from Platform.sh reveals 68 percent of workers would take a 10-percent pay cut to be able to work from home full time. Those dreams are b…

By: Laura Stotler | 3/17/2020

CallTower Offers Support for Remote Work as COVID-19 Spreads
CallTower, a provider of cloud-based, enterprise-class UC & collaboration solutions, is answering the call with resources and a reminder that they can…

By: Stefania Viscusi | 3/17/2020

BCN Brings Cisco Meraki Solution into Stable
Today, New-Jersey based BCN announced the addition of a Cisco Meraki solution to its stable, making it possible for the technology solution provider t…

By: Maurice Nagle | 3/17/2020

Adaptiv Announces TCG Partnership
2020 SD-WAN Expo platinum sponsor Adaptiv Networks announced a new partnership with ITEXPO veteran Telecom Consulting Group (TCG), adding the cloud na…

By: Maurice Nagle | 3/17/2020

As Contact Centers Scramble to Respond to the COVID-19 Ribbon is Keeping Teams Connected
As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, not only are contact centers challenged to keep up with surging volumes of calls, especially in the h…

By: Juhi Fadia | 3/17/2020

Zoom Makes Its Platform Free to K-12 Schools in the U.S., Italy and Japan
National emergencies bring pain to many industries, but provide significant opportunities to others. In the wake of the country's response to the COVI…

By: Tracey E. Schelmetic | 3/17/2020

Telinta Launches Special Promo for New ISPs and WISPs Looking to Add VoIP Services
Telinta is offering new service providers singing up for its TeliCore platform a credit on their first monthly invoice.

By: Erik Linask | 3/16/2020

UC Network Management Week in Review: OpenText, XMedius, Zoom & More
Communications is a vital component to businesses of all shapes and sizes. So, while your company chooses to deploy a future-forward, feature-rich uni…

By: Maurice Nagle | 3/14/2020

How to Work Remotely During the Global Coronavirus Pandemic
The global coronavirus pandemic is disrupting all aspects of life as we know it. Savvy businesses can keep operations running smoothly by using remote…

By: Laura Stotler | 3/13/2020

New Call Routing Feature from NEC Reduces Telephony Spend
NEC Corporation of America has announced a new Network Connect offering that makes use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to optimiz…

By: Stefania Viscusi | 3/12/2020