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Aruba wins battle with Cisco for the Wi-Fi 'hearts and minds' of Ensign

Ensign Services, a provider of back office services to the Ensign Group health care facilities and other health care organizations, wanted to move to an electronic medical records system and enable the use of clinical applications software.

Cisco, Microsoft, Avaya top UC&C market, says IDC

Cisco, Microsoft and Avaya are the top vendors in the unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) market, according to an IDC MarketScape report released last week.

Polycom RealPresence platform clears security evaluation after plugging DoS hole

Polycom's RealPresence Access Director (RPAD) session border controller recently passed a 35-point security evaluation conducted by ICSA Labs, a third-party testing lab owned by Verizon.

IBM, HP, Dell battle for second spot behind Cisco in network equipment market, says Infonetics

IBM, HP and Dell are battling to take second place in the enterprise network equipment market behind leader Cisco, according to a survey of 210 enterprises in North America conducted by Infonetics Research.

Cisco boosts enterprise network offerings

Cisco has unveiled a number of new enterprise network products at its Cisco Live event being held in Orlando, Fla., this week, including an application-centric networking architecture as well as new Nexus and Catalyst switches and Integrated Service routers.

IDC says Check Point, Fortinet gain on Cisco in security appliance market

Security firms Check Point and Fortinet gained market share on leader Cisco in the security appliance market, according to first quarter 2013 stats from IDC.

Global data center market to increase at 10.7% CAGR through 2016, says TechNavio

The global data center market is forecast by TechNavio to increase at a 10.7 percent compound annual growth rate through 2016. The move by enterprises to centralize their IT resources is expected to be a major driver for the data center market.

Wi-Fi Alliance starts certifying 802.11ac devices

The Wi-Fi Alliance this week announced the launch of its "Wi-Fi Certified ac" program, marking another milestone in the evolution of the Wi-Fi wireless standard. 

Dedicated videoconferening system sales decline 26% in Q1, says Infonetics

Worldwide revenue for enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence equipment and software declined 3.5 percent year-over-year and 20 percent sequentially to $661 million in the first quarter, according to the latest stats from Infonetics Research.

Synergy: ShoreTel gains market share on Cisco, Avaya in enterprise IP telephony market

Unified communications provider ShoreTel gained on leaders Cisco and Avaya in the enterprise IP telephony market, according to first quarter stats from Synergy Research.