Lync compatibility with Skype, Android tablets announced

Microsoft Corp. is boosting the compatibility of its Lync instant messaging client with free voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) service...

February 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Ottawa firm overhauls VoIP network auditing solution

When looking at a network’s vulnerabilities the voice-over-IP system usually isn’t on the list of most IT administrators. But an...

February 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Birthday call: 10 years of VoIP in Canada

Ten years ago this month a new phone technology arrived in Canada: Voice over Internet Protocol. It offered the promise of...

January 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon


Lync, cloud UCC to disrupt collaboration space

Microsoft Inc.’s Lync unified communication systems along with other mobility and collaboration trends will disrupt the enterprise communication and collaboration...

January 8th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


CounterPath says its new SDK is better than WebRTC

Voice over Internet Protocol solutions company CounterPath Corp. has released a softphone software development kit (SDK) that helps operators, solutions...

December 12th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Cisco’s opposition to Microsoft-Skype union blocked

The European Union’s General Court has ruled against claims by Cisco Systems Inc., that the $8.5 billion takeover by Microsoft...

December 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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The State of Canadian SMB

What are Canadian businesses planning to spend their IT budget on this year? Will that budget be greater or lesser...

November 11th, 2013 IT World Canada

Oracle Acme Packet Net-Net Session Director

Iristel picks Oracle for VoIP support

Canadian voice over Internet protocol carrier, Iristel Inc., has tapped Oracle Corp’s Acme Packet Net-Net Session Director to provide a...

October 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Secure Android handset still a go despite Indiegogo failure

While there’s a lot to like about the Android platform in principle, there have been a few security exploits that...

October 21st, 2013 Sean Carruthers