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News Buzz (Updated May 30, 2008)

Future workers will demand IM and Facebook
iT News, May 30, 2008
The next generation of workers will demand access to tools such as instant messaging and social networks, and will expect to be able to work remotely.
New generation of communication exists for business
Toronto Business Times, May 29, 2008
Unified communications (UC) allows for the integrated use of a variety of communications tools, such as voice and e-mail, instant messaging or video conferencing in a secure environment.
Akonix: More IM Attacks in May
Dark Reading, May 29, 2008
During May, Akonix security analysts issued new policy updates to protect customers against malware, using the industry's only dynamic IM malware, spam and protocol update system.
Telanetix Expands VoIP Presence in Key Business Growth Sector
Earthtimes (press release), May 28, 2008
Telanetix, Inc., a leading IP solutions provider offering telepresence and VoIP services to the SMB and SME markets, has signed an agreement with the nation's largest sales lead capture provider.
Windows Meeting Space: Collaboration on the cheap!
NetworkWorld.com, May 27, 2008
Office Communications Server (OCS) offers a Unified Messaging strategy that ties into collaboration via Instant Messaging, Voice Integration and the ability to launch "Live Meeting" sessions from one client tool.
Understanding Lotus Connections, IBM's enterprise Web 2.0
ITBusiness.ca, May 27, 2008
IBM found familiar foes as well, including Microsoft, who added social software features to its SharePoint platform.
Unified Comms Forge ahead in the Enterprise
CIO Australia, May 26, 2008
Video, audio and Web conferencing technologies were key features implemented in UC environments in 2007, along with unified messaging, instant messaging, and mobility technologies.
Australia's unified comms market worth $485 million
ARNnet, May 26, 2008
Interest in unified communication (UC) has leapt over the past 12 months and is expected to continue to rise as interest in new communications applications increases, according to a new report.
Qnext Makes Media-Sharing as Instant as Messaging
PR Urgent, May 25, 2008
Qnext today released a new version of its popular unified communication and sharing suite that lets users communicate and share digital media as easily and instantly as they can send and receive messages.

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