BlackBerry Messenger to add voice

BlackBerry owners have had the ability to use voice over WiFi instead of a cellular connection for several years.But Research In Motion is about to add a twist – the ability to make

Published on: November 15th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Avaya gives UC promise for ex-Nortel systems

The disintegration of Nortel Networks in 2009 left several hundred organizations around the world wondering about the future of their telecom systems after the enterprise division was sold to Avaya Inc. On Tuesday

Published on: November 14th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Objectworld adds paging to UC Server

Unified communications conjures up images of exotic telephony features, but sometimes one gets overlooked: Paging. That may be because enterprises connect UC to desktop productivity. However, David Levy of Objectworld Communications, an Ottawa

Published on: September 9th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Nortel, Microsoft, launch four joint UC products

Nortel Networks and Microsoft on Tuesday extended their two-year-old partnership with the launch of four unified communications products. The products include the Converged Office unified communications suite, Multimedia Conferencing, and solutions for branch

Published on: March 10th, 2008 Shane Schick

Nortel’s new data products to help network security, manageability

Nortel has broadened its Business Optimized Networking (BON) strategy with new data products designed to help enterprises manage their network security and the issue of rising bandwidth.As part of that strategy, the communications

Published on: December 2nd, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Training beings for CIO of Vancouver Olympics 2010

Heading up the IT infrastructure of the Vancouver Olympics in 2010 is sure to be a daunting challenge but is a role that Ward Chapin has accepted - with a little trepidation."I kind

Published on: June 14th, 2007 Neil Sutton

Vancouver Olympics 2010’s CIO starts training

Organizing the IT infrastructure that will power the Vancouver Olympics in 2010 is no fun and games. Ward Chapin, a veteran of the financial services industry, accepted the role of CIO with some

Published on: June 13th, 2007 Neil Sutton