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Combined Platform Capabilities Deliver Plug-and-Play Software-Driven Network Fabric for Private Cloud Environments

SINGAPORE–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) – Network industry innovation leader, Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) and VMware, the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, have kick-started a joint Asia Pacific (APAC) strategy aimed at accelerating the adoption of private cloud solutions by enterprises across Asia Pacific (APAC).

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VMware-Powered Software-Defined Data Center Provides the Agility and Speed Required to Deliver New Consumer-Style Applications Faster

PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) - VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced that TradeStation, an online brokerage company, has deployed a production software-defined data center using OpenStack and VMware technologies, including VMware Integrated OpenStack, VMware vSphere®, and VMware NSX™.

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SUBROSA Creates Passwords From Segments of Any File Type, Making the Password Simple to Remember, but Long and Complex as a Security Format

IRVINE, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) – Secure Channels, Inc., a new cyber-defense firm creating robust, and state-of-the-art patented encryption technologies, today announced the availability of SUBROSA™, the company’s Simple User Based Resource Orientated Segmentation Architecture.

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Arlington, Va. (Dec. 3, 2014) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today recognized December 3 as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and applauded the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the recent announcement of its plan to establish a new federal Disability Advisory Committee (DAC).

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Call center technology provider releases a platform optimized for JAWS assistive technology to meet the needs of visually impaired call center agents

St. George, Utah – December 2, 2014TCN, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based call center technology for enterprises, contact centers, BPOs, and collection agencies, today announced the immediate availability of “Platform 3 VocalVision,” a virtual call center technology for the visually impaired.

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Latest products accelerate Telco Systems’ drive toward a complete SDN & NFV portfolio for service providers

MANSFIELD, MA, December 3, 2014 – Telco Systems, the leading provider of innovative SDN & NFV and multi-service Carrier Ethernet 2.0 and MPLS edge access solutions, today announced that it is once again extending its market leadership in intelligent networking with the launch of three new SDN/NFV products, EdgeGenie Orchestrator™, vSMU TelcoApp and vTunnel TelcoApp.

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3 December 2014 – TrueConf has introduced a new version of its software video conferencing server, TrueConf Server 4.3.0. The new version now features support for H.323 endpoints, widescreen video, and slideshows in WebRTC conferences, as well as improved connection quality on SIP devices.

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Communications Technology Provider Recognized for Innovative Business Solutions

Vertical logoSanta Clara, Calif., December 3, 2014 Vertical Communications, a leading provider of business communications software and solutions, has been selected 2014 Americas Partner of the Year by Ericsson-LG Enterprise.

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Ovum logoLondon, 3 December, 2014 – According to Ovum’s *2015 Trends-To-Watch report on Unified Communications (UC), the market for UC solutions and services is undergoing a transformation. Large enterprises and SMEs are turning to new ways of purchasing, deploying, and managing business communications technology, and cloud-based communications services are among the root causes of this transformation.

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RESTON, VA–(Marketwired – Dec 2, 2014) – VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global leader in domain names and Internet security, today announced four million domain names were added to the Internet in the second quarter of 2014, bringing the total number of registered domain names to 280 million worldwide across all top-level domains (TLDs) as of June 30, 2014, according to the latest Domain Name Industry Brief.

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While Hybrid Cloud Fundamentals Are Still Poorly Understood, C-suite Executives Are Most Motivated to Overcome Barriers to Implementation

SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) – Companies predict that more than half of their applications and services will be deployed on the hybrid cloud within an average of three years [Click to Tweet], according to global survey results released today by Avanade, a global business technology solutions, cloud and managed services provider.

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Study Shows Increasing Mobile Use by Employees but No Corresponding Increase in Security Awareness

PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) – Employees are engaging in risky mobile behavior, with nearly 90 percent accessing confidential information on mobile devices, despite less than a quarter of them receiving mobile security training, according to new research from the Ponemon Institute and Accellion, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise mobile solutions that enable increased productivity while ensuring data security and compliance.

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Industry’s First Standardized Test for Service Quality in a Virtualized Network Environment Drives Workforce Efficiency and up to a 40% Reduction in Customer Service Costs

MILPITAS, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) – JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) today introduced TrueSpeed VNF, the first solution capable of assessing customer quality of experience in a virtualized computing environment.

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Avaya logoSANTA CLARA, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 3, 2014) – Avaya today announced that Laurent Philonenko has been named senior vice president of Corporate Strategy and Development – CTO. In this role, Laurent will accelerate the development and execution of Avaya’s short- and long-term growth and engagement strategies.

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Nine months after achieving the Microsoft Gold Communications Competency, the telecommunications distributor continues to build its Lync services business, adding Lync products to portfolio

Novus logoFairfield, CT (December 3, 2014)Novus, a distributor of telecommunications and IP equipment, has added several Lync qualified products from leading device and hardware manufacturers to its portfolio and has begun building a Lync services business, all in an effort to meet the fast growing demand for Microsoft Lync.

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Solution will be hosted by ViaWest

scansource logoGREENVILLE, SC – ScanSource Catalyst®, a sales unit of ScanSource, Inc. [NASDAQ: SCSC], and value-added distributor of voice, video and data convergence solutions, today announced a Unified Communications cloud offering powered by the Avaya IP Office™ Platform.

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snom_logo_gray_60Join Tommy Lee, snom’s Director of Partner Alliance, and Benjamin Ziebarth, Product Manager for snom’s DECT solutions, on Wednesday, December 3rd for a Webinar about snom’s latest mobility solutions for business: the snom M65 IP DECT handset and M700 base station.

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SMB Nation logoSMB Nation will present the Office 365 Tour, a series of one-day educational events, in six cities nationwide. The tour will begin Jan. 27, 2015 in Bellevue, Wash.

Each 12-hour event will provide attendees with more than six hours of education focused on best practices and advanced technical skills for Office 365.

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Designation is the latest example of why FreedomVoice is the go-to hosted telephony provider for MSPs and their business customers

FreedomVoice logoEncinitas, Calif. – DECEMBER 2, 2014 – FreedomVoice, a leading provider of hosted communications services for small and mid-size businesses, today announced it has been named a Platinum Level Polycom Choice Partner by Polycom, Inc.

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Fourth annual Talkin’ Cloud 100 report identifies NewVoiceMedia as leading cloud contact centre vendor

NewVoiceMedia ranks among the world’s Top 100 Cloud Service Providers (CSPs), according to Penton Media’s fourth annual Talkin’ Cloud 100 report. The Top 100 CSPs generated more than $23.4 billion in combined cloud services revenues in 2013, up nearly 44 percent from the previous year.

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Closing the Gap between WebRTC and Legacy Systems Delivers a Unified Experience

HOUSTON, December 2, 2014 – Bit6 (www.bit6.com), a communications as-a-service platform provider that helps transform the app experience by allowing developers to easily embed real-time communication features to any mobile or Web application, today announced the addition of PSTN (public switched telephone network) integration capabilities for their iOS, Android and JavaScript SDKs (Software Development Kits).

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Gigamon logoSANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Gigamon® (NYSE: GIMO), a leader in traffic visibility solutions with its innovative Unified Visibility Fabric™, announced today that it has expanded the network of partners that have pre-validated its NetFlow Generation application.  

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Communications service providers can quickly offer secure and enterprise-grade communications including click-to-call, video calling, and screen sharing

OracleLogoREDWOOD SHORES, Calif. – Dec. 2, 2014

News Summary

As enterprises move to all-IP networks and cloud-based applications, communications service providers (CSPs)—facing increased competition from over-the-top providers delivering content via the Internet and independently of CSPs—must be able to offer seamless cloud-based communication and collaboration solutions that can scale for small, midsize, and large enterprises, as well as public sector organizations, in order to keep and grow market share.

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Ovum logoLondon, 25 November 2013 – The telecoms industry is showing signs of recovery due to the positive economic scenario, and telecoms will be one of the top industries for IT spending in the next 12–18 months, according to global analyst firm Ovum.

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Global Capacity logoVP of Marketing Mary Stanhope to Present at Cloud Channel Summit

  • On December 3, Ms. Stanhope will speak on the Executive Roundtable: Creating Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Partnership Opportunities at Cloud Channel Summit
  • Stanhope will join industry experts from Oracle, IndependenceIT and Corent Technologies to examine how to best leverage a Cloud ecosystem and what makes up a winning Cloud partnership
  • “As Cloud computing proliferates, success will depend on partnerships that combine applications, computing and connectivity,” says Mary Stanhope, Vice President of Marketing for Global Capacity

Chicago, IL, USA, December 1, 2014 - Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces that Mary Stanhope, Vice President of Marketing, will be speaking at the 2014 Cloud Channel Summit, co-located with  NexGen Cloud Conference and Expo, to be held December 3 in San Diego, CA. 

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Aspect logoAspect helps enterprise contact centers deliver remarkable customer experiences across every conversation and every channel – through a single, elegant software platform. Aspect solutions allow you to build on your existing customer contact, workforce optimization and enterprise technology investments so you can put the contact center squarely at the center of the customer experience.

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