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June 23, 2014
The enterprise session border controller market in 2014 is bustling, and it isn't set to slow down any time soon, according to an Infonetics Research report.
March 25, 2014
Vendors at Enterprise Connect debated UC federation and Microsoft declared Session Initiation Protocol to be dead.
September 11, 2013
Google and Vidyo have partnered to enhance the scalable video codec in WebRTC to hasten the protocol's standardization and adoption.
August 22, 2013
IntelePeer offers new SIP security options for its SIP trunking services and announces a new failover protection package for disaster recovery.
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T.38 is a protocol for sending faxes over a voice over IP (VoIP) network or the Internet in real time. Continue Reading
Skype protocol is a peer-to-peer Internet telephony protocol used to move encrypted voice over IP (VoIP) traffic between Skype members' computers (peers). Continue Reading
Session Announcement Protocol (SAP) is a protocol used to define the format and describe the information that will be exchanged during a multicast conferencing session. Continue Reading
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As more enterprises adopt WebRTC apps, will mobile and Web apps become a thing of the past? Expert Dave Michels explains. Continue Reading
Network functions virtualization (NFV) could make VoIP and UC services even more affordable than a cloud offering. So what makes them different? Continue Reading
WebRTC promises easy communication between browsers for video conferencing and voice, but the need for WebRTC gateways is clear. Continue Reading
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In this early stage of network functions virtualization (NFV) adoption, enterprises must be wary of false NFV service claims for VoIP and UC services. Continue Reading
Find out how to use Wireshark VoIP and UC packet capture, and learn from three main use cases why they are valuable to VoIP administrators. Continue Reading
In this unified communications 2013 recap, we count down the year's top tips, news highlights and go over what we learned. Continue Reading
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Understanding fundamental unified communications definitions for mobile UC technology and standards is the foundation for implementing mobile UC. Continue Reading
The capabilities of enterprise session border controllers will pit the edge devices against service provider, UC management and mobile markets. Continue Reading
Web real-time communications (WebRTC) is in use, but that doesn't mean it's a ratified standard. Industry expert David Michels explains. Continue Reading