Articles By Howard Solomon

Avaya prepares for life as a private firm

Avaya prepares for life as a private firm

Avaya Inc. went private Friday after the official consummation of the company’s US$8.3 purchase by two American investment companies. "Today...

October 28th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Agents offer best way of measuring end-user performance: Forrester

Agents offer best way of measuring end-user performance: Forrester

Finding out why people using your systems have trouble can be a full-time job: Is the application, an old PC...

October 25th, 2007 Howard Solomon
North American IT managers encumbered by e-discovery

North American IT managers encumbered by e-discovery

LeRoy Budnik likes to tell the story of how a U.S.-based bank was fined $500 million by for losing encrypted...

October 25th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Canadian WiMax tests show teething troubles

Canadian WiMax tests show teething troubles

Engineers testing a new WiMAX service southern Ontario are getting conflicting results as they experiment with gear from Alcatel-Lucent and...

October 25th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Samsung pushes telephony in Canada

Samsung pushes telephony in Canada

Samsung is not a name that quickly comes to mind in telephony. But the South Korean giant has been selling...

October 23rd, 2007 Howard Solomon
Broadband to the boonies – promise vs. reality

Broadband to the boonies – promise vs. reality

In 1999, the owner of a small southern Ontario service provider wrote Industry Canada to support a service provider dubbed...

October 22nd, 2007 Howard Solomon
eDevice adds plug and play gateway

eDevice adds plug and play gateway

Few people look at a vending machine or a golf cart for rent as a telecommunications device, but for many...

October 21st, 2007 Howard Solomon
Canadian telcos boost MS Office Communications Server

Canadian telcos boost MS Office Communications Server

Unified communications through software or hardware manufacturers? That’s the choice Microsoft suggested that network managers have to make during North...

October 16th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Microsoft pushes unified communications though software

Microsoft pushes unified communications though software

Unified communications through software or hardware manufacturers? That’s the choice Microsoft suggested that network managers have to make during North...

October 15th, 2007 Howard Solomon
EMC to help NetWorker users

EMC to help NetWorker users

Users of EMC’s NetWorker family of backup and recovery solutions will soon have an easier way to add de-duplication and...

October 14th, 2007 Howard Solomon