iDvio has signed a distribution agreement with cloud video conferencing provider, Starleaf, by which the firm will offer the latter’s solution for resellers to retail in New Zealand.
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Research firm, Analysys Mason, claims LTE in 2014 “will make the spectrum-rich richer, and the spectrum-poor just a little better off” as more operators will deploy LTE-A carrier aggregation (CA) which benefits those with multiple spectrum positions; in particular, operators with small pieces and those which are combining acquired networks.
Unified collaboration and communication vendor, Polycom, has named Peter Leav to lead the company as its new president and chief executive officer (CEO).
Video collaboration products vendor and division of Logitech, LifeSize Communications, has hired Gerry Forsythe to lead its Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) business as country manager.
Frost and Sullivan has predicted next year to be a transformational year, where many ICT vendors will struggle to grow or even maintain market share.
Audio communications hardware vendor, Plantronics, has boosted its Connect Partner Program with the addition of an online portal and rewards system to enable resellers to add value to their business.
Indian communications heavyweight Tata has enlisted Arkadin to help launch its new video conferencing service to cater for an explosion of demand in A/NZ.
Many obstacles face firms hoping to deploy unified communications, from technology that doesn't integrate to users who don't want to give up PBX systems. But organisations that are willing to fight the good fight stand to reap the benefits of a workforce that travels less, collaborates more and works faster.
Unified communications and collaboration vendor, [[xref:http://www.reseller.co.nz/tag/polycom|Polycom|All on Polycom]], has updated its RealPresence Resource Manager software to version eight, promising more effective management of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) by increasing the limit of supported the users.
Channel partners of business communications solutions vendor, Avaya, are beginning to feel the impact of the vendor's growth in Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) over the past 12 months as more resellers are joining the network in an already-competitive environment.
Avaya Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) managing director, Tim Gentry, has promised to continue the communications solutions vendor's heavy channel investment on the back of its transformation from 65 to 100 per cent channel-led a year since his appointment.
Open, standards-based unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) company, Polycom, has announced an enhanced Choice Partner Programme for solution advisers and distribution partners in Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ).
Cisco Systems released a security patch for its Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM) enterprise telephony product in order to mitigate an attack that could allow hackers to take full control of the systems. The company also patched denial-of-service vulnerabilities in its Intrusion Prevention System software.
Standards-based unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) company, Polycom has unveiled what it claims is the first 360-degree, panoramic 1080p HD video collaboration solutions custom-built for Microsoft Lync 2013.
Telecommunications wholesaler, reseller and franchisor, Telcoinabox, has exited the New Zealand market.
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Chinese telecom equipment maker, ZTE, is making a push into the Australian enterprise space via the channel, inking an exclusive partnership deal with Nextgen Distribution.
Gartner has lowered its expectations for growth this year in global IT spending, saying it will rise 2 per cent to $US3.7 trillion. Earlier this year, the analyst firm predicted 2013 growth of 4.1 per cent.
Two stalwarts in the enterprise IT market joined forces today to release a unified communications stack that integrates hardware from EMC, virtualization technology from VMware and communications apps from Avaya. Perhaps most interesting about the news, though, is a company that was not involved: Cisco.
LifeSize and Microsoft have collaborated to create a new Lync Room System, a joint effort that LifeSize says will bring the Lync unified communication experience to the meeting room.
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