OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in business communications, today announced that it has withdrawn its proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of ShoreTel (Nasdaq:SHOR) common stock. The decision to terminate the proposal early was made in light of the repeated refusal of ShoreTel’s Board of Directors to engage in discussions of any kind regarding a potential transaction.
RICHARDSON, Texas (Monday November 17, 2014) – VOSS Solutions today announced that Fast Lane Computer Consultancy is the latest organization to sign up to the VOSS Global Partner Program.
Fast Lane Computer Consultancy ranks amongst the world’s leading independent Cisco training providers, serving a global customer base having earned a reputation as a first-class company for sophisticated networking projects, entailing both consultation and qualification programs.
Speakers Invited to Submit Proposals for its February 2-4 Conference in San Antonio, TX
FREMONT, CA, NOVEMBER 17, 2014 – The North American Network Operators’ Group (NANOG) is pleased to announce its Call for Presentations for NANOG 63, taking place at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, TX February 2-4, 2015.
New offering uses highly resilient global cloud architecture to bring on-demand provisioning, global scale and a richer feature set to the world of SIP Trunking
San Francisco, CA, November 17, 2014 – Twilio, the cloud-based communications company, today announced the availability of Twilio Elastic SIP Trunking, an entirely new approach to SIP Trunking that uses the power of the cloud to bring instant provisioning, global reach and data-driven routing to the world of SIP Trunking.
Legislation Allows for Increased Innovation & Information Access Through Use of eLabels
Arlington, VA (Nov. 14, 2014) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today welcomed the passage of the Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act of 2014 (E-LABEL Act).
BOULDER, CO (November 14, 2014) — Radish Systems, with its award-winning, patented ChoiceView solution that allows organizations to instantly share visual content in-call with smart mobile device users, is improving business communications for customer support and sales.
Corded headsets designed for comfort, reliability, and OSHA noise regulations
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2014 – VoIP Supply is announcing today the availability of the new Plantronics EncorePro HW500 Series Customer Service Headsets.
This new generation of Plantronics headsets offers modern upgrades that make them more enjoyable and reliable for all day use in call centers and offices.
Mida will showcase its software applications extending functionalities of BroadSoft platforms
Relationship enables administrators to streamline manual Identity Management Processes
LYNBROOK, New York – Nov. 14, 2014 — Tools4ever, the market leader in identity and access management (IDM/IAM) solutions, announces that it has become a member of ShoreTel’s Innovation Network at the Foundation Level.
GXV3240 & GXV3275 IP Video Phones offer full integration with Lync Mobile 2013 and include native Lync Video Calling
Boston, MA (November 13, 2014) – Grandstream Networks, the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded the GXV3240 & GXV3275 IP Video Phones for Android™ the 2014 INTERNET TELEPHONY Lync Pioneer Award.
WASHINGTON, DC — New America’s Open Technology Institute (OTI) today released an engineering study showing that mobile broadband providers have the capability today to implement strong network neutrality rules that prohibit any discriminatory treatment of third-party applications or content.
The SP 10 and SP 20 Speakerphones from Sennheiser Deliver an Outstanding Communication Experience From Just About Anywhere
Old Lyme, Conn., November 13, 2014 – Sennheiser, a leading provider of premium headset and speakerphone solutions, announced the availability of its new range of SP 10 and SP 20 portable speakerphones for business professionals.
TrueConf for Windows 6.5.0 now supports desktop and other applications capture and sharing. A new interface and avatar support makes TrueConf more user-friendly and socially oriented.
TrueConf has updated its video conferencing application TrueConf for Windows to version 6.5.0.
Unified contact center technology leader presents newest generation of its award-winning web-based manager tool
Atlanta, GA – October 22, 2014: Noble Systems Corporation, a global leader in contact center technology solutions, announces the release of Noble® Harmony v.4, adding to the power of its web-based supervisor interface for remote and mobile contact center management.
Voxbone’s services have been authorized by each country’s regulators, further validating the company’s position as the leading global provider of high-quality SIP trunks
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – November 12, 2014 – Voxbone today announced the availability of its local telephone numbers (also known as DIDs) in three rapidly-growing countries: Colombia, Turkey and Malaysia.
The event, which takes place in Los Angeles from Monday November 17 to Wednesday November 19, is set to be Cisco’s biggest Collaboration Summit to date, with over 300 attendees from 30+ countries around the world.
Arlington, Va. (Nov. 12, 2014) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, sent a letter to the Senate Committee on Finance and House Committee on Ways and Means urging a permanent extension of the R&D credit.
Company Joined by Analyst Firm to Review Latest Methods for Early Detection of Sophisticated Network Attacks
DALLAS – November 11, 2014 – Masergy Communications Inc., a global leader in managed networking and cloud services, today announced its live security webinar, “Transform Enterprise Security with Advanced Analytics.” Guest speaker, Ed Ferrara, Forrester Research Vice President, Principal Analyst joins Masergy on November 18th, 1:30 PM Central/11:30 AM Pacific to explore the critical issues affecting cybersecurity.
Join 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.
Scott Belcher, CEO of the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, responds to President Obama’s statement endorsing the reclassification of the Internet as a Title II utility.
Arlington, Va. (Nov. 11, 2014) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today commended the White House and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative for their leadership in breaking the impasse to resume the negotiations to expand the World Trade Organization (WTO) Information Technology Agreement (ITA).
The following statement can be attributed to Chip Pickering, CEO of COMPTEL, the leading trade association for the competitive communications industry:
“COMPTEL commends the President for his leadership on the need for strong, enforceable rules to protect the free and open Internet – rules that will prohibit Internet service providers from blocking access to or throttling content from websites that American consumers want to reach, and preserving interconnection norms and practices without tolls or other barriers to entry.
ITIF responds to President Obama’s statement on net neutrality.
WASHINGTON (Nov. 10, 2014) – In response to President Obama’s statement on net neutrality this morning, Doug Brake, telecom policy analyst of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), releases the following statement:
ITIF is disappointed by President Obama’s statement, not because of the general net neutrality policy he lays out, but because we strongly disagree that Title II is the correct way to achieve that policy.
Responding to President Obama’s Comments, TIA says Title II Reclassification will Harm Consumers, the Economy & Technological Progress
Arlington, Va. (Nov. 10, 2014) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today responded to President Obama’s statement endorsing the reclassification of the Internet as a Title II utility.
Strategic move consolidates fault, performance and configuration management capabilities for Mitel unified communications – recognizing the demand for solutions to manage increasingly complex cloud-hosted UC environments.
OTTAWA, ON – November 10, 2014 – Martello Technologies, the leading provider of fault and performance management capabilities for Mitel Unified Communications (UC) solutions, announced today the acquisition of Netvitesse, a software development company in France.
Contact Center Solutions Leader Will Also Exhibit Breakthrough WebRTC-based Innovations
Dallas, TX, November 10, 2014 — Voice4Net, a leading provider of customer interaction and voice communications solutions for businesses, announced that Rick McFarland, the company’s chief executive officer, will share his expertise and vision regarding emerging WebRTC technology when he participates in two panel discussions at WebRTC Conference and Expo V.