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News Buzz (Updated May 16, 2008)

XETA’s Unified Communications System Saves Money, Enhances ...
TechWhack (press release), May 16, 2008
XETA deployed Nortel’s cutting-edge CS1000 Voice-over Internet Protocol (VOIP) platform in August 2007 to converge phone and Internet access into a single system.
VoIP Applications for the Enterprise
ZDNet, May 16, 2008
Everything from unified communications with messaging and presence-based technology to video conferencing and online collaboration is now considered critical to the success of the enterprise.
IDC: Managed Converged Communication Services to grow
CRN Australia, May 15, 2008
IDC expects value added managed services or discrete outsourcing to outperform the market with 16 percent growth which is set to reach US$9.1 billion in 2008.
IBM Boosts BlackBerry Access to Cognos, Lotus Software
PC World, May 14, 2008
IBM has released software that allows BlackBerry users to access more of its applications, including its Cognos business intelligence software and Lotus Connections.
Hopes for the Future of Office 2007 Collaboration
InfoWorld, May 14, 2008
Communications Server 2007 (combined with Communicator 2007) is filled with possibilities on both the software and hardware fronts.
Nimbuzz Goes Beyond Skype - Launches Comprehensive Mobile VoIP ...
CNW Telbec (Communiqués de presse), May 13, 2008
The new Nimbuzz mobile VoIP application works worldwide on Nokia Symbian Series 60 devices when connected using a 3G or Wifi network
Facebook will open up its new chat service to third-party developers
VentureBeat, May 13, 2008
The significance is that application developers — and other instant message clients — will be able to integrate Facebook chat into their applications.
3 basic paths you can follow to get to Unified Communications
NetworkWorld.com, May 13, 2008
Still, it is the first major step on the road to true unified communications and is offered by Microsoft, IBM, Novell and a host of other messaging and telephony system vendors.
UC = Constant Contact
CIO Asia, May 12, 2008
By providing an integrated version of all those services, UC gives selected Virgin staff the ability to reach colleagues wherever they may be, with whatever communications mode is most appropriate.
Akonix Launches L7 Enterprise for BlackBerry Enterprise Solution
IT News Online, May 12, 2008
Akonix L7 Enterprise also offers archiving, content monitoring and security for leading enterprise instant messaging (IM) clients on BlackBerry smartphones, with support for Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile, IBM Lotus Sametime Mobile and MindAlign Mobile.

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