In this Q&A, an engineer at the Ryan Seacrest Foundation describes how his organization is using Polycom video conferencing in pediatric hospitals to improve the quality of life for young patients receiving care there.
Many organizations are moving their UC services to the cloud and migrating to unified communications as a service. Test your UCaaS IQ with our quiz.
In part two of our series on video conferencing systems, we examine how to decide what video conferencing equipment and services suit your deployment and business needs.
If you blinked, you may have missed it: A consortium formed this summer to develop a 25 Gigabit Ethernet specification, with plans to have 25 Gbps switches shipping in two years. Here's why the industry is in such a hurry.
As more businesses moves to mobile platforms, enterprises have to make sure their mobile applications perform like they're supposed to. Vendors are trying to address that need with more granular mobile application performance management (APM) tools.
Networking pros have little insight into why a mobile app misbehaves, but they can be sure the network will be blamed. Newer mobile APM tools with more granular visibility and controls aim to identify and resolve problems faster.
This week in telecom news, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler proposes a 5G wireless study while the possible AT&T merger with DirecTV advances with a shareholder vote.
The network architecture shift to software-defined networking requires software-defined security, not a hard-wired security approach.
In telecom news, LTE broadband is seeing global growth in deployments and subscriptions, while communities with gigabit broadband are seeing financial benefits.
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There's been buzz about new BI capabilities -- known as the 'Analytics Cloud' -- to be built into Salesforce.com.
Many companies are moving to subscription-based models to deepen customer relationships.
Aviso Insights gives sales teams better forecasting capabilities; Base CRM releases new sales-centric features; Pegasystems partners with Atos.
Agriculture, social media, IBM's Watson system and other global topics were discussed at EmTech MIT 2014, with big data wrangling often at the fore.
Consultant Colin White says cloud-based big data systems require the same kind of data management attention as their on-premises counterparts do.
It's hard to pin down exactly what big data is -- and that makes the term almost meaningless, and even cringeworthy, says consultant Rick Sherman.