Tag: cloud services


Ten Questions to Ask Your Provider About Your Communications Technology Bills

November 9, 2023

Via: No Jitter

Any bill for traditional telecom services, mobile services, video conferencing, or other cloud services can be examined to see if there’s a way to make those recurring service charges lower without a noticeable drop in services. The basic questions for […]

Modern Media, Unified communications

Security Concerns Penetrating Enterprise Communications

July 11, 2023

Via: No Jitter

While generative AI advancements seem to dominate headlines in enterprise communications (EC) these days, security has also been receiving some welcome attention. Security is not the most glamorous topic in EC, but it’s critically important to stay at least one […]

Networks & Systems

DartPoints Buys Louisiana’s Venyu

May 3, 2023

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Yesterday we had a bit of consolidation out at the edge. DartPoints has acquired Venyu, a data center and cloud services provider based in Louisiana.The deal brings DartPoints an additional three data centers, giving them 11 in total. Two of […]

Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

AWS expands presence in the Nordic, Baltic regions via new Tele2 deal

June 30, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nordic operator Tele2 announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enhance the cloud services and cloud management portfolio that it offers to its customers, the former said in a release. Under the terms of the deal, Tele2 will […]

Broadcast, Modern Media

ArsenalFX Color Announces Expansion

May 26, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

ArsenalFX Color is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious, effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post-production facility, which provides dailies, color, finishing and visual effects services for television and film is planning to relocate to a […]


Negotiate a Better Cloud Contract to Avoid Traps

September 16, 2021

Via: No Jitter

Enterprise Connect is right around the corner. It’s where I’ll be teaching attendees how best to negotiate cloud contracts, spot “gotchas,” and prevent them from happening in the future. Some of these “gotchas” include whether or not your service level […]

Networks & Systems

10 Best Practices to Ensure a Smooth CCaaS Migration

August 4, 2021

Via: No Jitter

To meet the demands of today’s customers, many contact centers are looking to cloud services as they chart their CX future. But like any technology migration, moving a contact center to the cloud is not the simple, painless process promised […]

Networks & Systems

Microsoft & Metaswitch: What’s Next for Enterprises, Operators?

February 18, 2021

Via: No Jitter

Back in July 2020, Microsoft completed its acquisition of Metaswitch, an important move for the Azure for Operators launch in September, as has been duly highlighted. However, publicity about how Microsoft will leverage the two companies’ resources to differentiate, accelerate […]

Networks & Systems, News

Wave Broadband strikes a deal to buy California’s Digital West

January 26, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Wave Broadband has bought Digital West, which provides fiber-optic connectivity and other services in California’s Central Coast region. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. In addition to fiber connectivity for businesses, San Obispo, Calif.-based Digital West provides colocation, cloud […]

Modern Media, Unified communications

Cloud Case Study: When Changing Providers Can Be Good

January 6, 2021

Via: No Jitter

We have been working with a healthcare financial services client for a couple of years now. In early 2019, the client approached us to see if we could explain why its hosted cloud telephony services bill was 30% higher than […]

Internet, Modern Media

NEC Announces General Availability of All-New UNIVERGE BLUE® CLOUD SERVICES Agency Partner Model

July 10, 2020

Via: Telecom Reseller

Irving, TX – July 9, 2020 – NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, is announcing the general availability of the new generation of NEC UNIVERGE BLUE CLOUD SERVICES […]


Wednesday Bytes: STI, EdgeConneX, Colocation Northwest, Dispersive

March 20, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

GigSouth has expanded its relationship with Southern Telecom. Following its deal for dark fiber over the winter, the regional ISP has signed on for colocation space at STI’s 270 Peachtree Street facility. The space will serve as GigSouth’s hub, leveraging […]


Evolve IP Recognized as Global Leader for Strategic Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) by Frost and Sullivan

October 12, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

Evolve IP®, The Cloud Strategy Company™, today announced that Frost and Sullivan has recognized Evolve IP as one of the world’s top Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) providers. In the comprehensive visual white paper the analyst firm notes The […]

Modern Media, Worldwide equipment

Verizon sells cloud services unit to IBM

May 3, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon has reached an agreement to sell off its cloud and managed hosting service assets to IBM, illustrating that it is backing away from the cloud services space. This is quite a different turn of events for Verizon. The service […]