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Twilio releases API to unify messaging services

Twilio is releasing out a new API designed to orchestrate notifications across SMS, push notifications and messaging applications.

Avaya may be looking to sell off some of its product assets

Avaya still has positive cash flow, but the company's second quarter showed a continuing decline in revenue. Additionally, the company hinted that it may be getting ready to shed some of its assets.

Mitel gets FTC regulatory approval to complete Polycom purchase

Mitel has overcome one major hurdle holding back the completion of its planned acquisition of Polycom: The company received the official okay from the Federal Trade Commission late last week.

New SDK brings Skype for Business to Android and iOS

Microsoft is enabling enterprise software developers to integrate Skype for Business into their customized mobile applications on Android and iOS mobile devices.

Riverbed expands SteelCentral UC performance monitoring to Skype for Business

A Riverbed SteelCentral expands the application monitoring tool's capabilities to Skype for Business, providing users with greater visibility into their Microsoft-based unified communications systems.

8x8 top UCaaS player, Vonage rises to second place, says IHS

The growing unified communications as a service market has had the same vendor leading for three straight years, according to a new report from industry research firm IHS. According to the firm's UCaaS Scorecard: North America, 8x8 remained the leader once again, but the market has a new second place contender.

Spotlight: New Fuze calling plan offers free calls between endpoints

Fuze launched a global plan that provides free calling between Fuze endpoints in more than 100 countries around the globe.

Teo helps enterprises analyze call detail recordings with analytics tool

Communications vendor Teo Technologies is hoping to provide a one-stop shop for unified communications and analytics. The company introduced Teo Analytics this week to pair analytics with its...

Plantronics Manager Pro analytics tool provides insight into UC usage

Plantronics added analytics capabilities to its unified communications suite this week with the launch of Plantronics Manager Pro v3.8.

WebRTC adoption on the rise, says consultant

The hype may be dying down, but adoption of WebRTC is on the rise. According to Phil Edholm, founder and president of PKE Consulting, some believe WebRTC is losing steam, but it's actually just the hype quieting down a bit.