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Synergy Research: Equinix, NTT lead the North America, APAC colocation markets

Equinix  has maintained its strong lead in the colocation market, including a dominant presence in both North America and EMEA, while NTT took the top spot in the APAC region in Q4 2013.

Juries find Google infringed a patent for telling your phone you have mail

When a technology idea that's novel in one century becomes commonplace in another, the innovator is still owed a license fee for it, says two Marshall, Texas juries.

DocuSign: We want a PCI-like standard for signed digital documents

If your organization conducts business online using all-digital documents, do you trust the means by which your partners or colleagues sign them?  The market share leader in the DTM space would like to reduce the number of digital signing options to one.

Spotlight: Wait a second, we still have an intranet?

It was supposed to have been the culmination of the knowledge management revolution. But as Diginomica's Den Howlett notes, the 'shadow IT' trend has relocated that revolution outside the firewall.

Snow days: Overcoming business disruption with Unified Communication

The weather outside truly has been frightful. No problem, right--today's enterprise has rich communication and collaboration options, from IM to file sync. That may be true, according to Stephen Leaden, but unified communications is a viable business continuity solution only if you've put some forethought into it.

Want successful APIs? Make developer experience your priority

An expert panel discussion at DeveloperWeek in San Francisco tackled "emergent APIs" and offered practical advice on building API-centric products and services.

Verizon's McAdam cites enterprise growth opportunities in cloud, security, M2M

Verizon Communications' enterprise business revenues continue to be hampered by its clients being cautious about spending, but according to CEO Lowell McAdam, cloud, machine to machine (M2M) and security will be new growth engines for the company.

CenturyLink realigns OSS/BSS with Ericsson, gives business customers more control

CenturyLink is giving its business customers more say in the way they get next-gen services by employing Ericsson's next-gen OSS/BSS platform.

Windstream sharpens SMB cloud focus with new partner strategy

Windstream is giving its channel partners more tools to pursue potential cloud service opportunities in the small to medium business market that's often overlooked by larger incumbent competitors.

CenturyLink, NTT included in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia/Pacific

Through its acquisition of Savvis in 2011, CenturyLink has established itself as a major provider to U.S.-based enterprises and multinational corporations.