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News Buzz (Updated December 14, 2007)

Cisco to expand WebEx Conferencing Capabilities
ITWorld Canada, December 14, 2007
The next version of Cisco System's WebEx hosted online meeting service will greatly expand the capabilities of the on-demand product, according to a company executive.
USONYX Adds LIVECHAT Communicator to Service
Newswire Today (press release), December 14, 2007
USONYX, Singapore’s leading provider of web hosting services, has introduced a new range of web based communication solutions, offered in cooperation with LIVECHAT Software.
newstep Networks Extends Enterprise FMC Capabilities in CSN 3.5
Business Wire (press release), December 13, 2007
“The idea behind Unified Communications (UC) is to give people flexibility in when, where and how they communicate,” said Matthias Machowinski, Directing Analyst, Enterprise Voice and Data, at Infonetics Research.
Ariantec Inks Deal as Value Added Master Distributor for Alcatel ...
IPD Group (press release), December 13, 2007
Alcatel-Lucent has a complete portfolio of mission-critical communication solutions and services that addresses the needs of today's enterprises, enabling them to turn their communication network into a competitive weapon, while creating…
Jetblue Now Offering E-Mail, Instant Messaging On "betablue
RTT News, December 12, 2007
Tuesday, JetBlue made the inaugural flight of its “BetaBlue,” an airplane on which passengers can access their blackberry e-mail and Yahoo! instant messaging.
MyspaceIM with Skype and Skype Pro in US and Canada are Now Available
TMCnet, December 12, 2007
MySpaceIM with Skype, a free internet voice communications tool from the popular social network, is now available to the MySpace and Skype global communities.
Not the Same Old Sametime
Small Business Computing, December 12, 2007
IBM is looking to convince you that now is the time to step away from public IM networks and turn to its Sametime platform.
Circleup Launches Powerful New Messaging Application on Facebook(R ...
Earthtimes, December 12, 2007
CircleUp is a free Internet messaging service that lets groups, clubs, teams and any other organization communicate and collaborate on Facebook Platform, by email and on the instant messaging networks for work or fun.
Sipera VIPER Lab Reveals Top 5 Voip Vulnerabilities in 2007
TechWeb, December 12, 2007
Sipera VIPER(TM) Lab, operated by Sipera Systems, the leader in comprehensive VoIP/UC security solutions, today revealed the Top 5 VoIP Vulnerabilities in 2007.
Lotus Interworks Blooms With Global Crossing's Converged IP Solutions
CNNMoney.com, December 12, 2007
Global Crossing , a leading global IP solutions provider, today announced that it has signed an agreement to provide Lotus Interworks with Voice over IP…
Cisco Delivers Scalable UC for SMBs
eWeek, December 11, 2007
Cisco's Smart Business Communications System extends to small businesses the same networking technologies available to larger companies in a platform that can take on video, instant messaging and other apps.
Unified Communications Market will be $48.7 billion by 2012, says ...
Tekrati Industry Analyst Reporter, December 11, 2007
In-Stat and Wainhouse Research joined forces to publish an extensive, two-part market forecast on the entire unified communications products and unified communications services market.
Avistar Recruits Desktop Video vars
Trading Markets (press release), December 11, 2007
Avistar Communications Corporation has launched a channel-partner program for its desktop video-conferencing/unified-communications (UC) offerings, and it's completed agreements with four value-added resellers (VARs), three in North America and one in Japan.
North American Enterprise Communications Spending Up 13% in Third ...
Trading Markets (press release), December 11, 2007
According to new research from industry analyst firm IntelliCom Analytics, North American Enterprise Communications product revenues increased by 13% in the third quarter of 2007 compared to the previous quarter.
Nortel launches Multimedia Conferencing
Computer Business Review, December 11, 2007
Nortel said the software can help organizations to provide conferencing services to their employees anywhere in the world without the need to make a reservation.
Apple and VOIP, what does the future hold?
Computerworld, December 11, 2007
Apple could be partnering with Google and using its googletalk/Jabber (which already is integrated into ichat) platform and plan integration across its line of products.
Portal IM Service allows Airmen, friends, family to connect
Schriever Air Force Base, December 10, 2007
Friends and family members can keep in touch with Airmen anywhere in the world through an instant messaging program available through the Air Force Portal.
New Chax beta brings unified buddy list
Ars Technica, December 10, 2007
Throughout the ages, iChat users have wondered why the app refuses to unite all the so-called "buddies" across your AIM, Bonjour, and Jabber lists.
Nexus IS to Offer Secure Remote Services for Voice Communication ...
PR-Inside.com (Pressemitteilung), December 10, 2007
The company offers converged networks, security, wireless, voice, video, data and IP telephony business technology solutions based on Cisco, NEC, Microsoft and other products.
Verizon Business Adds New Option to Simplify Move to IP
TMC Net, December 10, 2007
Verizon Business now offers Managed IP PBX on the Nortel IP telephony platform, combining the reliability, flexibility and simplicity of Nortel's portfolio with Verizon Business' end-to-end network management, PBX expertise and advanced monitoring systems.
Skype accounts for 95% of all Voip traffic
ihotdesk - IT News, December 10, 2007
A new study has revealed that Skype now accounts for 95 per cent of all voice over internet protocol (VoIP) activity.

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