Jim O'Neill

Biography for Jim O'Neill

Jim O'Neill is the editor of FierceOnlineVideo and FierceIPTV. He has more than 30 years of experience writing, editing and managing daily newspapers. He's also an entrepreneur, having founded an alternative weekly newspaper, a coffee roasting and distribution company and a strength and conditioning consultancy that uses online video to train athletes worldwide. He is based in Michigan and can be reached at jimo@fiercemarkets.com.

Articles by Jim O'Neill

Reports: Hewlett-Packard to cut 30,000 jobs

More reports are surfacing that Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ), which is in the midst of its latest restructuring, could cut as many as 30,000 jobs as it struggles to find equilibrium.

Acme Packet rolls out a trio of new platform choices for session delivery network solutions

Acme Packet (Nasdaq: APKT) has rolled out a series of new solutions for its session delivery network portfolio aimed at providing a broad range of platforms to its customers. During its annual

Software-defined networks stimulating interest

With only a handful of very small software-defined networks actually in production around the world, most SDN conversations are purely academic. But that hasn't impeded the interest and announcements

LifeSize unveils two all-in-one videoconferencing options

Logitech (Nasdaq: LOGI) division LifeSize this week launched a pair of all-in-one HD videoconferencing options aimed at the expanding market of companies looking for mid-priced, high-performance

Comcast's new Skype on Xfinity is a proposition with little value

Comcast and Skype on Wednesday announced that the partnership they debuted last June at The Cable Show in Chicago finally was bearing fruit. The cable operator said it's now offering customers in

Cisco study finds BYOD has 'quantifiable benefits'

Enterprise IT departments are finding that there may be more benefits than detriments to allowing employees to use their own mobile devices at work. A Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) study found "quantifiable

Survey: Hurdles to UC adoption remain despite wide interest

A new survey shows that larger companies, and companies with a higher percentage of workers who telecommute, are most likely to see greater value in unified communications technologies. The survey,

IntelePeer SIP trunking Avaya compliant

Cloud-based communications company IntelePeer announced its IntelePeer CoreCloud SIP Trunking services are compliant with Avaya Session Border Controller for Enterprise R.4.0.5 and Avaya Aura

8x8 reports record revenues for year, as more businesses turn to cloud services

8x8 Inc. (Nasdaq: EGHT) rode increased revenue from business customers to fourth-quarter 2012 earnings that topped analyst estimates for the quarter and closed out a solid year. The Sunnyvale,

Level 3 expands data centers in Latin America

Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT), which has been busily building out its presence in Latin America for the past several months, today said customer demand has prompted it to expand its data-center