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Datawind to unveil Rs 2000 Android phone with free lifetime Internet before Diwali
Aakash tablet-maker Datawind, is planning to launch a low-cost Android phone for just Rs 2000 with free lifetime Internet in India during this festive season. You got that right, free web surfing for buyers, until they break the mysterious handset in …
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NG Advantage lowers energy costs for Vermont manufacturers
AT&T didn't want to do it themselves, so Evslin and his wife launched a company called ITXC, or Internet Telephony Exchange Carrier in 1997. “If you use Verizon to make a call to London, really what happened is Verizon gave the call to a wholesaler to …
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Star2Stars Complete UC System Receives Excellence Award


Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) August 29, 2014

Star2Star Communications, makers of the Worlds Most Scalable Cloud Communications Solution, today announced that the company has received the Internet Telephony Excellence Award for the fourth consecutive year.

The award is presented each year by Internet Telephony Magazine to honor products and services that have made significant contributions in advancing technology in unified communications. This years award arrives on the heels of Star2Stars fourth consecutive placement on the prestigious Inc. 500|5000 list.

Were very pleased to receive this award, said Michelle Accardi-Petersen, CMO for Star2Star. We just completed another year with zero downtime, which underscores the quality and reliability of our system, she continued.

Star2Stars complete, scalable UC solution unifies customers voice, video, fax, instant messaging and presence management into a single, easy-to-use system.

About Star2Star:

Founded in 2006 in Sarasota, Florida, Star2Star Communications delivers the Worlds Most Complete and Scalable Cloud Communications Solution. Star2Stars award-winning, patent-pending Constellation Network overcomes the reliability and quality limitations of other communications technologies.

In the past four years, Star2Star was named to the Forbes Most Promising Companies list, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 twice, and the Inc. 500|5000 four times. Star2Star also recently received Inc. Magazines Hire Power Award honoring the top private business job creators in the country.

Star2Star Communications solutions are sold through a diversified network of partners that include distributors, master agents, managed service providers and certified installing dealers. Available across North America, Star2Star systems are used by hundreds of thousands of business users, including large national chains with multi-location communications footprints.

Star2Star is a registered trademark of Star2Star Communications, LLC.







The Benefits of Proxios Business Builder Outlined in New Video

(PRWEB) July 10, 2014

Proxios, the leader in outsourced IT as a Service (ITaaS), released a new video that details the benefits of the Proxios Business Builder cloud service.

The video illustrates the virtues of the Business Builder virtual desktop that the law firm LeClairRyan uses. Business Builder provides a customized IT infrastructure with all the software applications LeClairRyan needs, accessible over any Internet connection.

Business Builder allows organizations to increase accessibility, security and mobility, without having to purchase and maintain an expensive, on-premise IT infrastructure. This scalable and customizable solution is available on many platforms, including desktop computers, tablets and mobile phones. It enables users to access data and applications from anywhere with an Internet connection, and thus offers increased efficiency and business continuity.

Business Builder also includes 24/7 service and support and a variety of cloud-based services such as network management, end point protection and unified communications.

To watch the video and other videos that reveal the power of Proxios ITaaS, view the Office Builder video at Proxios Cloudroom Videos.

About Proxios

Proxios is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia and is in the business of IT as a Service (ITaaS). As a pioneer in the field — we began our cloud journey in 1999 — we have proven knowledge and experience moving customer infrastructure to the cloud. This frees our customers to do what they do best, driving real business value from the applications that help run their businesses. We provide a wide range of cloud services to our customers throughout the United States and Canada including telephony and collaboration, business virtual desktops, and application hosting. For more information visit: http://www.Proxios.com







VirtualPBX Receives 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award


San Jose, CA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014

VirtualPBX.com, Inc. (VirtualPBX) announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Network Health Check as a 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award winner.

Winning this award reflects all the hard work the team has put into our Network Health Check service, said Lon Baker, Chief Operating Officer at VirtualPBX. Network Health Check helps customers realize the full potential VoIP services can deliver.

I am excited to proclaim VirtualPBX as a 2014 recipient of TMCs Unified Communications Product of the Year Award for their innovative product, Network Health Check, said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. Our judges were very impressed with the ingenuity and excellence displayed by VirtualPBX in their groundbreaking work on Network Health Check.

Winners of the 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year Awards are featured on TMCnet.com.

About VirtualPBX

VirtualPBX believes you never get a second chance to make a good first impression especially when it comes to serving your customers. Our hosted PBX phone service gives small and growing businesses a professional, fully automated call answering and routing solution that can be up and running in a matter of minutes. Forget the hassles and costs of buying and maintaining your own PBX hardware. With VirtualPBX, your employees, whether in one location or far-flung, can focus on serving your customers while we provide the advanced features and responsiveness that give you a competitive edge. We also offer a backup phone service to ensure your business stays up and running should disaster strike. For more information on how your business can benefit from our innovation and passionate commitment to great customer service, visit us on the Web at http://www.virtualpbx.com.

About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes multiple magazines including CUSTOMER, INTERNET TELEPHONY, M2M Evolution and Cloud Computing. TMCnet is read by more than 1.5 million unique visitors each month, and is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is also the producer of ITEXPO, the worlds leading B2B communications event, as well as industry events: M2M Evolution; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5; HTML5 Summit; Super Wi-Fi Summit, CVx; AstriCon; StartupCamp, and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information. For more information about TMC, visit http://www.tmcnet.com.







IceWarp Wins Best All Around WebRTC Technology Award at WebRTC Conference & Expo


Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 25, 2014

IceWarp has won the Best All Around” award for the new WebRTC-based technology it presented at WebRTC Conference & Expo IV, held June 17-19 at the Cobb Galleria in Atlanta, Georgia, the global messaging solutions provider announced today. IceWarp was recognized for showcasing IceWarp Messaging Server, along with the pilot version of its IceWarp Mail for Cisco solution at an event demo session that offered Web-Based Real-Time Communications (WebRTC) implementation strategies and insights.

We are proud our technology resonated so well with industry experts, said Ian Marshall, Marketing at IceWarp. This award highlights IceWarp as a unique and innovation-driven company that replaces expensive and hard-to-manage messaging systems with cutting-edge solutions based on new technologies, such as WebRTC.

IceWarp Messaging Server is a Microsoft Exchange replacement that combines email, security, instant messaging, VoIP and more into one integrated solution. Later in 2014, IceWarps voice and video technology will be powered almost exclusively by WebRTC technology.

IceWarp Mail for Cisco, featured heavily in the IceWarp event presentation, is a special edition of IceWarp Messaging Server that uses WebRTC technology to integrate directly with Cisco Unified Communications for applications such as voice, Cisco voicemail management, and instant messaging. It replaces Microsoft Exchange in an array of Cisco solutions, including Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), Cisco Unity Connection (CUC), Cisco Unified Presence (CUP) or Cisco Business Edition 6000, a new on-premise collaboration solution.

The highly-anticipated demo event, organized by TMC, Systemwide Media and PKE Consulting, was spread out over two evenings and featured live presentations by companies looking to showcase the latest in WebRTC technology. Of over 26 companies present, ten winners were chosen in 11 categories with IceWarp receiving the coveted Best All Around award.

WebRTC has become quite popular for its ease of use and stability, notes Antonin Prukl, IceWarp Head of Development. We have succeeded at putting the best of WebRTC inside both IceWarp Messaging Server and the new IceWarp Mail for Cisco, which we look forward to introducing to the Cisco community worldwide.

Already recognized as a leading email solutions provider and a viable Microsoft Exchange alternative, IceWarp is deployed in more than 20,000 organizations and supports over 50 million users worldwide. The company reinvents the messaging category by delivering all email, mobile synchronization, SMS, chat, voice and video capabilities in one integrated, extremely secure and easy-to-deploy solution. Its customers include everyone from market leaders like Marriott International, Inc., Verizon Communications, Inc., Burger King, Toyota, Time Warner, to thousands of small to midsized firms.

To download a free 30 day trial of IceWarp for Windows or Linux, please visit http://www.icewarp.com/downloads/trial/ or call 1-888-ICEWARP

For more information, please visit IceWarp (http://www.icewarp.com) or follow us on Twitter (@icewarp).

About IceWarp

IceWarp is a leading provider of comprehensive messaging solutions for every business class, size and niche. Building upon a decade of enterprise e-mail platforms experience, IceWarp offers organizations an all-in-one highly secure solution that enables their mobile workforce to communicate through any platform, be it e-mail, mobile synchronization, chat, SMS, voice or video. The highly scalable product can easily be used by organizations of all sizes, from SMBs to large corporations, delivering ease of deployment, exceptional reliability and scalability. IceWarps solutions are available in over 40 countries through a comprehensive network of distributors.

http://www.icewarp.com

About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients’ goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world’s leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 – HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; SmartVoice Conference; Software Telco Congress; Super Wi-Fi Summit – The Global Spectrum Sharing and TV White Space Event; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo III; Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo II, WebRTC Conference & Expo IV; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

About PKE Consulting:

PKE Consulting provides strategic consulting at the intersection of computing, networking, and communications. The company’s primary focus is on how the integration of information and interaction can create value transformation for organizations. PKE Consulting services include organization planning for how to best utilize technologies for transformation. PKE Consulting also works to assure that the underlying network infrastructure is capable of supporting the new services. PKE Consulting provides services both to end user organizations and to vendors.

About Systemwide Media:

Systemwide Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars, and newsletters and provide community websites with the latest information in our industries.

TMC Media and Analyst Contact:

Ashley Baster