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Red Box Recorders automates call recording compliancy

If compliance assurance for audio recordings is a concern, then Red Box Recorders may have a solution. The company, a provider of products for call and data recording for financial compliance, just launched a software tool that does automated verification of call recordings.

Voice systems and telepresence are hurting, but vendors see growth in other enterprise infrastructure areas

Voice and telepresence are both suffering as vendor revenue in those areas continues to decline, but other enterprise infrastructure areas are growing. New research from Synergy Research Group shows that wireless LAN infrastructure products are growing the fastest – something that comes as little surprise as more enterprises roll out Wi-Fi deployments with the latest 802.11 technologies.

Movius Work Phone app helps IT tackle BYOD challenges

The BYOD trend is confronting IT departments with a number of challenges, including data security, record-keeping, expense management, and compliance issues. Movius, a provider of cloud-based enterprise mobility products, unveiled Monday its Movius Work Phone app, which helps IT folks tackle these problems.

Jive comes out victor in patent battle

A telecommunications firm that has made a habit recently of having patent disputes with VoIP providers has ended up losing in court. Jive Communications has come out the victor in a lawsuit filed against it by Telinit Technologies after the Eastern District of Texas judge declared the patent infringement invalid.

As T1s decline, SIP is on the rise

SIP has been around in its current form for more than a decade, but despite growth in the adoption of the technology, there's still a long way to go.

Skype goes down before the workday begins

Skype today is facing a major outage that prevents many of its users from accessing the service.

Vonage boosts UCaaS offerings with iCore acquisition

Vonage is increasing its Unified-Communications-as-a-Service capabilities with the acquisition of iCore Networks, a UCaaS provider using Microsoft Lync as its foundation.

Cisco files $58M lawsuit against HP over cancelled VoIP services contract

Cisco and HP are now locked in a legal battle over a VoIP contract. According to a Network World article, the two companies entered into a contract back in 2012 in which Cisco could provide services to one of HP's VoIP customers.

Free Skype multi-party video calling gets wider release

Skype video calling and multi-party video calling is getting a wider release as Microsoft continues to move the communications tool toward a more ad-driven model. Now the video calling services are available to Skype for Web and end users using Outlook.com.

How Yamaha is moving everything to the cloud

As many companies are doing, Yamaha America is shifting its entire IT infrastructure to the cloud. Instead of leasing almost 200 servers, Yamaha has spent much of the last two years shifting to...