Articles by VoipPlanet.com Staff 

Skype Gets into the SIP Trunking Biz

Service will support all of Skype's extended communications features on the enterprise desktop.

Study: VoIP Subscribership Passes 100 Million Worldwide

Figure represents steady growth, particularly in the face of the financial turmoil of the recent past.

First Component of Microsoft Communicator 2010 Coming Soon?

Beta of the Communicator client may pop into view as early as next month.

Android Platform Enables Mobile UC for Business

Worklight Inc.'s Worklight Solution for Android delivers 'highly engaging' applications to business users.

New Hosted UC Service for Small Business

Intermedia's new Unison offering combines voice over IP, e-mail, and instant messaging—delivered over the Internet.

European Businesses: Communications Technology Improvements Are Key to Surviving Recession

Companies cite perceived decline in quality of communications with customers, partners, and suppliers during the downturn.

MagicJack's Boing Boing Suit Unsuccessful

Wi-Fi hotspot aggregator criticized VoIP device provider's business practices; courts side with Boing Boing.

Frost & Sullivan: Recession Driving European Cloud-based UC Services Market

It's a great cost-cutting technology strategy that requires little or no capital investment.

The Shrinking VoIP RoI Syndrome

Today's buyers are limiting investments to systems that pay for themselves ASAP.

SmartNode Session Border Controller Delivers Any-to-Any SIP Trunking

Featuring user-configurable "any-to-any" SIP mediation, plus secure IP routing with QoS, Patton’s SmartNode™ 5200 ESBR offers the industry’s most flexible Session Border Controller.

Lockheed Martin, Adaptive Digital Tech. Sign Marketing Agreement for Vocoder Technology

Companies collaborate to deliver ultra-low rate voice coding technology to the VoIP market.

Verizon's Skype Strategy

Will trading off international call revenues for short term subscriber gain prove a good move in the long term?

Unified Communications: the Revenue Model

Communications innovations motivate customers to upgrade.

Mitel's Virtual VoIP

First vendor to bring IP telephony into the context of the modern data center.

Skype for iPhone Is On the Way

According to Skype CEO, application will be available "very soon."

Study: SIP Trunking and Wireless Poised to Bolster Unified Communications Market

In-Stat research sees SIP trunks enabling shift to UC as cloud-based service.

Vopium to Offer Integrated Mobile VoIP and Messaging Service as White Label

System supports iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, and Symbian phones.

TranSwitch, VoiceAge Partner to Accelerate Global Adoption of HD Voice

TranSwitch Atlanta and Entropia products alleviate the cost and complexity of implementing new adaptive multi-rate wideband codecs.

OnSIP Becomes First Hosted PBX Service Provider to Leverage Both SIP and XMPP for Complete UC Offering

OnSIP business customers now have access to voice, video, IM and presence on any client supporting SIP and XMPP.

Tier One Carrier Selects Wesley Clover Solutions for Converged IP Communications Platform

High-availability system enables instant communications at mission-critical Network Operations Center

MegaPath's Tips for a Successful VoIP Implementation

Six must-do steps for those looking to migrate to voice over IP.

HelloSoft Announces the Availability of Its VoIP Solution for LTE Devices

Partners with Beceem to enable seamless VoIP capabilies for 4G Multi-Com Platforms

Report: SMBs are Sweet Spot for Cloud Telephony

Absence of startup, maintenance costs makes this an attractive solution.

The Questionable Future of the IP Deskset

Sales of VoIP phones peaked in 2008; are they now an endangered species?

Infonetics Research: Rich Communication Suite (RCS) subscribers to hit 7.3 million in 2011

Market will be led by Europe and Asia.

Acme Packet Unveils Transformative Solutions for Delivering SIP Multimedia Services

New access and core routing solutions reduce the cost and increase the capacity of Acme Packet RCS, IMS and NGN service delivery solutions.

Checking out Multimedia IP Phones

Latest handsets send/receive e-mail, surf the Web, and more.

Unified Communications a Safe Haven in Down Economy

UC provides something recession-stressed companies dearly need: lower communicatins costs, enhanced efficiency.

GIPS Technology Enables Video Chat, HD Voice for iPhone

With Global IP Solutions' VideoEngine Mobile, developers can rapidly integrate video chat, conferencing into iPhone applications.

CounterPath Patent Granted for Fixed-Mobile Convergence

Pivotal patent enables seamless service delivery across disparate fixed, mobile, legacy and IMS networks.

Polycom Delivers Breakthrough Video Integration for Microsoft UC Environments

Industry-first capabilities in scheduling, user experience, management and, enabling smart rooms for Microsoft UC environments.

Broadcom Demonstrates Android(TM) Support Across Its Wireless Connectivity Products

Android support in Broadcom Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS ,and VoIP solutions delivers superior smartphone features to Android-based phones.

Coming: Google Voice for Business.

Acquisition of Gizmo5 puts Google's IP voice communications capability onto the PC.

C2 Communications' VoIP Patent Challenged

The Electronic Frontier Foundation says C2's wide-ranging patent is invalid.

Welcome to Telephony Daily

Our new portal newsletter will bring you the latest in VoIP and IP communications information Monday through Friday.

Goings On in the Emerging IP Voice and Video Space

A host of strategic acquisitions, funding news, and interesting tech developments herald a bright IP communications future.

Cisco Integrates iPhone into Its UC Offering

The networking giant sees the iPhone as an important part of its UC strategy in the mobile space.

SIP Trunking, UC: Born for each other

Efficiency and cost savings of SIP trunks can help support business case for unified communications deployments

Study: Video Conferencing Gaining Traction

Steadily improving quality of experience, falling costs drive adoption.

VoIP Penetration to Double by 2013

Cost savings will be the main driver of this rapid increase.

Twitter Usage on the Decline´┐Żat Least for Now

Traffic on the social networking service is down 20 percent from its peak in July 2009.

Report: Emerging Market for Media Tablets

A new category of consumer electronic devices is emerging—the media tablet—which embraces VoIP telephony.

What Impact Will iPad Have on Business Video Communications Sector?

New device will likely be a hit with consumers, but will it have a role in serious business communications?

Agito Announces VoIP for iPhone, 3G Networks

Agito Global Enterprise solution is designed to save up to 80 percent on international cellular calls.

Zeacom Announces Gateway for Microsoft OCS

Will provide presence, click-to-dial, desktop sharing, and other functionality.

Study: Mobile Handset Shipments Took Off in Q4 2009

According to ABIresearch, Obama's stimulus program proves a shot in the arm to industry.

Apple iPad Supports VoIP

Like the iPhone (as of last week), the iPad will allow VoIP calls over 3G networks.

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