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Mobile Solutions Releases Bandwidth Manager to Give Businesses Control of Mobile Data Usage

Posted by Press Release on Jun 29, 2020

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cloud, Mobility, Press Release, Productivity

InSync Technology to Offer Live Standards Conversion of UHD Video Streams in the Cloud

Posted by Press Release on Apr 7, 2020

PETERSFIELD, U.K. — April 7, 2020 — InSync Technology today announced that the company is augmenting its popular FrameFormer Link software standards conversion engine with support for motion compensated frame rate conversion of live video streams.

The new FrameFormer Link Live tool kit can be integrated into any live production automation or workflow management platform through its open API and can support live conversion of all formats up to and including UHD/4K. It can be deployed on premises or in any cloud environment and requires CPU-only processing, which is the optimum approach when instant availability of compute resources and scalability are key.

As broadcasters and service providers increasingly look to host live event production and distribution in the cloud, FrameFormer Link Live fills one of the few remaining gaps in terms of the content processing chain.

"We are bringing the unique ability to apply motion compensated frame rate conversion to live UHD streams in the cloud," said Daryl Blair, Marketing Director of InSync Technology Ltd. "This evolution of our popular FrameFormer software engine can be easily integrated into any customer, partner, or service providers' platform for the highest-quality conversions."

InSync Technology is currently working with a number of SaaS partners and expects the first availability of a cloud-based integrated service for live motion compensated frame rate conversion this summer.

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Technology, cloud, Communications, Press Release

Cisco and Equinix Partner to Accelerate Connections Between Private and Public Clouds

Posted by The UC Buyer on Sep 30, 2014

 30 September 2014  SAN JOSE, Calif. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) and Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), today announced that they will jointly develop enterprise customer solutions that utilize Cisco's Intercloud technologies and the Equinix Cloud Exchange to deliver more secure, resilient and efficient interconnection to public clouds.

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cloud, collaboration, Cisco

Telstra expands Whispir platform to the U.S., deepens cloud presence

Posted by The UC Buyer on Aug 28, 2014

Telstra Global has taken another step forward in its U.S. service expansion with plans to add its cloud-based communications platform, Whispir Conversation, to its business offering this month.

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cloud

Enabling a new future for cloud computing

Posted by The UC Buyer on Aug 20, 2014

The National Science Foundation (NSF) today announced two $10 million projects to create cloud computing testbeds--to be called "Chameleon" and "CloudLab"--that will enable the academic research community to develop and experiment with novel cloud architectures and pursue new, architecturally-enabled applications of cloud computing.

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Technology, cloud

8x8 Issued Two New Communications Patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Posted by The UC Buyer on Aug 13, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT), a provider of cloud-based unified communications, contact center and collaboration services, today announced that it has been awarded two new patents related to its communications technologies. On August 12, 2014, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued United States Patent number 8,804,704 entitled "Method and System for Updating Physical Location Information" as well as United States Patent number 8,804,940 entitled "Networked Contact Center." The ‘940 patent is a continuation of United States Patent number 8,619,967 which was awarded to 8x8 on December 31, 2013.

The ‘704 patent relates to a method and system for updating physical location data associated with a voice over Internet protocol ("VoIP") endpoint that is associated with an Internet service.

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cloud, collaboration, Contact Center

Cloud Sherpas Cited as a Leader by Independent Research Firm for North American IT Service Management Practice

Posted by The UC Buyer on Jul 8, 2014

ATLANTA, GA July 8, 2014 — Cloud Sherpas has been identified as a leader among ITSM implementation service providers according to “The Forrester WaveTM: North American ITSM Implementation Services Providers, Q2 2014,” a report issued June 30 by Forrester Research. Forrester identified the 13 most significant vendors in the category of ITSM implementation service providers and evaluated their strengths and weaknesses.

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cloud

APeJ Unified Communications Market to Hit $659 Million in 2018

Posted by The UC Buyer on Jul 3, 2014

The Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APeJ) Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) market will be US$659 million in 2018, according to a new report by IDC. The largest market will be Australia, followed by People's Republic of China (PRC), India and Korea. This growth is expected to be at a five-year CAGR of 89% as UCaaS Service Providers (SP) increase their sales and marketing campaign around this popular service.

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Voice, video, cloud, networking

IBM Delivers New Big Data Capabilities on IBM Cloud Marketplace

Posted by The UC Buyer on Jul 1, 2014

ARMONK, N.Y. - 01 Jul 2014: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is transforming how organizations engage with business content and make it more usable and interactive across the enterprise to deliver better results and improve decision making. Through a new Big Data service available on the IBM Cloud marketplace, organizations can now easily secure, access and manage content from anywhere and on any device.

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cloud

Global API, Big Data Technology Provider Apigee Simplifies Burden of Phone System Management with 8x8's Cloud-Based Unified Communications Solution Jun 24, 2014

Posted by The UC Buyer on Jun 24, 2014

 

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), a provider of cloud-based unified communications, contact center and collaboration solutions, today announced that Apigee, developer of the leading platform for digital business acceleration, has deployed 8x8's secure and reliable Virtual Office communications services for more than 400 users across its San Jose, California, headquarters and offices in the UK and India.

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Technology, cloud

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