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Content tagged with Unified Communications posted in October 2009
VoiceCon 2009: Tackling A Shifting Business Communications Landscape
News  |  10/30/2009  | 
The enterprise communications event, in San Francisco November 2-5, will feature deep dive sessions and keynotes from Avaya, IBM, and Siemens.
LTE For PCs Near, Handsets Lagging
News  |  10/21/2009  | 
The first five years of Long-Term Evolution deployment will focus on PC data cards, says a market research firm.
MetroPCS Gets Windows Mobile Smartphone
News  |  10/21/2009  | 
The Samsung Code could be popular with businesses that want mobility without long-term contracts.
RIM Eyes WebKit Browser
News  |  10/21/2009  | 
The BlackBerry maker is seeking WebKit developers to create a browser on par with iPhone, Android, and webOS handsets.
Cisco Announces Borderless Networks
News  |  10/21/2009  | 
The new, router-based architecture makes it possible for virtual services with video and collaboration features to be remotely deployed and managed.
Tandberg Beats 3Q Forecast On U.S. Gains
News  |  10/16/2009  | 
The videoconferencing firm is considering Cisco's $3 billion acquisition offer despite disfavor among large shareholders.
AT&T Cleared To Buy Centennial
News  |  10/14/2009  | 
The Justice Department has approved the $944 million deal, which will add about 1.1 million users to AT&T's rolls.
AT&T Boosts 3G In Colorado
News  |  10/14/2009  | 
The wireless carrier is fighting growing complaints about its 3G data coverage by deploying 850-MHz spectrum.
Cisco, Verizon Find IP Collaboration Pays Off
News  |  10/14/2009  | 
A study quantifies the payoff for enterprises that adopt advanced unified communications and collaboration tools.
Samsung Smartphones Get Mobile VoIP
News  |  10/8/2009  | 
Agito is bringing enterprise-grade VoIP over Wi-Fi to Samsung smartphones, while facing competition from deep-pocketed companies like T-Mobile.
RIM Releases BlackBerry Messenger 5.0
News  |  10/8/2009  | 
The smartphone maker's messaging service adds multiple social networking features and threaded SMS.
Sybase, Interop Prep For 4G
News  |  10/7/2009  | 
As 4G networks come on line, wireless carriers will face interoperability and support issues with mobile messaging.
AT&T Intros Windows Mobile 6.5 Smartphones
News  |  10/5/2009  | 
The HTC Pure and Tilt 2 offer deep Exchange integration for mobile e-mail, contacts, and calendaring., Cisco Team Up On Cloud Offering
News  |  10/5/2009  | 
Customers of will have access to Cisco's Unified Contact Center technologies for customer service.
Federal Workers Banned From Texting While Driving
News  |  10/2/2009  | 
The ban on texting, sending e-mails, or using instant messaging programs while using a government vehicle aims to cut down on accidents.
Cisco Buying Tandberg, Broadening Videoconferencing Footprint
News  |  10/1/2009  | 
The $3 billion acquisition is a major building block in Cisco's pledge to broaden the firm's focus from routers and switches into other areas.

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