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Is Your SD-WAN Open Source?
flexiWAN announced the arrival of the "world's first SD-WAN open source solution," offering an open architecture and an open network. The result here …

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/17/2019

CloudGenix Corrals $65 Million in Funding
SD-WAN provider CloudGenix announced an influx of $65 million in capital from a successful round of funding. The funds will be leveraged to drive glob…

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/17/2019

Dennis Fois to Leave Vonage for CEO Role at Private Tech Firm
Today, Vonage announced Vonage Applications Group President and former CEO of NewVoiceMedia Dennis Fois will be leaving the cloud communications firm …

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/17/2019

The Role of SIP in the Unified Communications Landscape
One of the most important components of VoIP and unified communication networks is not a piece of equipment or software. The Session Initiation Protoc…

By: Laura Stotler | 4/17/2019

Patton Electronics Announces Official Release of Virtual CPE Products
Patton Electronics, which provides IP network equipment to make these connections possible, has announced the official release of it's latest line-up …

By: Stefania Viscusi | 4/17/2019

Plane Crashes in Baseball Field, Knocks Out Power in Meriden, Connecticut
A small plane crashed on the Wilcox Technical High School baseball field in Meriden, Connecticut, knocking out power across the city last week.

By: Erik Linask | 4/16/2019

Omniconnect Offers Cloud Communications to Kenyan Businesses
Telkom Kenya announced the arrival of Omniconnect, a cloud-based voice platform for African firms of all shapes and sizes. The hosted PBX features end…

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/16/2019

Power Protection Tips for Businesses
For utility customers, it really doesn't matter what caused an outage. What matters is how long power will be out and how well prepared they are to ha…

By: Erik Linask | 4/15/2019

Sailboat Knocks Out Power in Florida Keys
Power went out in the Florida Keys last week when a sailboat ran into the tieline about 12 miles south of Tavernier.

By: Erik Linask | 4/15/2019

Heightened Security: Networking Software Addressing Growing Threats
Even as enterprises are increasingly adopting SD-WAN for all the obvious benefits, including simplifying operations and reducing costs, IT leaders are…

By: Shrey Fadia | 4/15/2019

UC Network Management Week in Review: Ribbon, Cisco, Neustar & 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 | 4/13/2019

BullsEye Aims to Ease POTS to VoIP Transition
BullsEye Telecom unveiled its VoIP-based Key System this week at Channel Partners Conference & Expo. The new release is intended to ease the transitio…

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/11/2019

WE OfficeSuite UC Now Amazon Certified
This week, Windstream Enterprise (WE) announced that its OfficeSuite UC skill is now certified by Amazon and published live for the Alexa. The Amazon …

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/11/2019

Key Differentiators Helping Grow UCaaS Channel
The combination of HIPAA compliance, a feature-rich UCaaS solution, a library of open APIs, and a dedication to its partner community have helped Phon…

By: Erik Linask | 4/10/2019

Oakland A's Announce Official Business Communications Partner
The Oakland Athletics announced the selection of RingCentral as the organization's official business communications partner, which will result in inte…

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/10/2019

Mitel Deepens Google Cloud Ties
Mitel announced an extended partnership with Google Cloud to deliver exceptional reliability and customer experience. The announcement signals a deepe…

By: Maurice Nagle | 4/10/2019

MyNetFone Adds Virtual PBX Administration by Mobile Device
Communications service provider MyNetFone recently announced the launch of a new solution that allows its virtual PBX phone system to be operated via …

By: Tracey E. Schelmetic | 4/10/2019

Zen Internet, Major New Signing for Versa and Axians
Versa Networks, the innovator of Secure Cloud IP architecture, a software platform which delivers integrated cloud, networking and security services a…

By: Arti Loftus | 4/10/2019

CallTower Launches CT Cloud Unite for Business App Integration
The new CT Cloud Unite app integration solution from CallTower provides UC integration with a variety of business and contact-oriented applications.

By: Laura Stotler | 4/10/2019

Companies and FCC Collaborating to Combat Robocalling and Spoofing
Ribbon Communications earlier this month announced they've partnered with Neustar, a leading global information services provider and the exclusive ho…

By: Special Guest | 4/10/2019