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Results of my Canada Trip so Far

I flew to Montreal on Tuesday morning of this week and have driven well over 800 miles to Ottawa, Rochester, NY and now Bedford, Mass. There has been cautious optimism from most every company I have met with. Many CEOs...

Nortel: Unified Communications Reduces Healthcare Costs

Companies have spent hundreds of millions of dollars over the decades to ensure their contact centers are as efficient as possible. In a business where you have hundreds of agents in a call center you have to worry about any...

Broadband Stimulus Community Launched

A big theme at last week's ITEXPO was broadband stimulus and a number of people told me they have bookmarked and are using the new Broadband Stimulus GOC (Global Online Community) on TMCnet as their home page so they can...

ITEXPO West 2009 Concludes

Thank you all - sponsors, analysts, members of the press, keynoters, partners, attendees, speakers, friends, colleagues and the TMC team. ITEXPO West 2009 was one of the best events TMC has ever put on thanks to your support. I will...

ITEXPO West 2009 Day 2 Start

I had a great time last night networking with people from ITEXPO, 4GWE, M2M Evolution Smart Grid Summit and the other events here in downtown Los Angeles. After the reception, I went to a dinner at the Westin Bonaventure show...

ITEXPO West 2009 Sunday Night Dinner

I spent the night having dinner with the TMC team at the new LA Live area of shops and restaurants by the Los Angeles Convention Center and Staples Center. We were in ESPN Sports Zone which sports a pair of...

ITEXPO West 2009 Interviews Part 4

I have said it repeatedly - the way to get the most out of any conference is to not only attend sessions and the exhibit hall but also network with people who can help you. Perhaps they can help you...

ITEXPO West 2009 Takes Place in West Hall B

Please remember to come to Los Angeles Convention Center West Hall B for ITEXPO West 2009 and related events. It is closest to the Staples Center in case you need another reminder or reference....

Unified Communications = Gym Membership

TMC blogger Peter Radizeski has some brief but important comments about the comparison between a gym membership and hosted unified communications. Get the full scoop here and also learn why Peter correctly (you knew I was going to say that...

SpeechTek 2009 Exhibit Hall Open

Here is some video from the open of the show. QT_WriteOBJECT('http://blog.tmcnet.com/blog/rich-tehrani/uploads/speechtek-2009-hall-open.MOV', '590','443', '', 'autoplay', 'false', 'bgcolor', 'white', 'scale', 'aspect'); ...

ITEXPO West 2009 Interviews Part 3

It is almost here - one of the largest global events in communications - ITEXPO West 2009 taking place in Los Angeles September 1-3 2009 at the LA Convention Center. Networking is one of the best reasons to come to...

ITEXPO West 2009 Interviews

In a few short weeks one of the largest communications shows of the fall, ITEXPO will take place with 6,000-7,000 decision-makers looking to purchase products and map out a strategy for their future. Enterprises, resellers, carriers and developers will all...

Podcast: Broadband in Emerging Markets

Fierce competition among emerging market broadband providers is a rule as so many carriers and subsequently vendors are coming to market with low-cost solutions. ECI Telecom is differentiating itself in a variety of ways by growing new markets for the...

Brief Results of My Silicon Valley Trip

I spent a solid week in Silicon Valley and as I wrap up my trip and reflect back on the companies I met with I was pretty happy to see a good deal of optimism from the communications and technology...

Green Data Center Technology

On a recent flight back from Europe I marveled at the ice littering the North Atlantic. A flight attendant told me it was sad as what appeared to be ice cubes from a mile or more in the air used...

IP Communications Still Getting Funded

I don't need to tell you this is a challenging time for any person or company to get a loan, financing or credit. Some very good companies will likely not make it through this economic environment - not because their...

Should Skype Get Sold to its Founders?

The talk of the weekend in the world of IP communications is whether Skype would be better off in the hands of original founders Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis. You see, the New York Times is reporting the pair is...

Sipera Tackles IP Video Security

My flight was cancelled here at DFW but while I wait in this ultra-comfortable Samsung-sponsored airport lounge which has comfortable chairs and power outlets galore, I had a chance to read about Greg Galitzine's scoop regarding Sipera's move into the...

Despite Economy, Communications Doing Surprisingly Well

I have just completed a whirlwind tour of the Channel Partners show in Las Vegas, Comptel in Dallas and I have had many meetings in the Dallas area and what I have found from the 50+ people I have met...

ITEXPO Keynotes and Panel Videos Posted

Good news for those of you who have been asking me when the videos of the major sessions at ITEXPO will be posted. They now are. The video page is located here and I cut and pasted some of them...

ITEXPO East 2009 Photos Uploaded to Blog

Although a painful process when uploading, the 100+ images now on the blog server relating to ITEXPO East 2009 are pretty easy to navigate. Here is the first photo. You can hover your mouse over the top left and right...

ITEXPO Image Collage From Microsoft

 Rex Backman Senior Business Development Manager at Microsoft was nice sent me over this image collage from ITEXPO East 2009 in Miami. The image was created with Microsoft Research's AutoCollage application and here is a larger PDF....

ITEXPO East 2009 Complete Show Guide

Here is the complete show guide for ITEXPO in all its just under 30 MB PDF glory. Enjoy....

Omg, 2mro's Kybrd 2dy

 Oh My God, Tomorrow's Keyboard Today! Without a doubt many of us wear different hats when we communicate. For example many in business do not use SMS abbreviations but kids do. When texting with businesspeople, SMS abbreviations seem to be...

Why Are Orders up 25% at ECI Telecom?

During the presidential inauguration yesterday, I was on a call with Laura Howard the CMO of ECI Telecom where I learned her company grew 25% on order intake growth from last year. This may surprise you as the company competes...
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