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February 05, 2020
Avaya provided new details this week on the special features it will add to Avaya Cloud Office to make it different from RingCentral's product.
January 08, 2020
Lenovo has released a tabletop video calling device for Microsoft Teams designed for home offices, personal desks and the smallest meeting rooms.
October 31, 2019
More controls are coming to the Microsoft Teams admin center, but enterprises will have to wait a bit longer for the large-scale configuration tools they need.
October 25, 2019
Intermedia, cloud-based unified communications vendor, has added CCaaS to its portfolio through its acquisition of Telax.
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