M5 Networks, the Hosted UC company that Shoretel bought, was renamed Shoretel Sky.
Smoothstone was renamed West IP Communications.
"The Rural Cellular Association has rebranded its organization as the Competitive Carrier Association to help all competitive carriers compete more effectively against the two biggest carriers in the market" - the former RBOCs, VZW and ATT.
Compuquip Technologies Divests Managed IT Services Division to All Covered, Continues to Operate Internet Security, Cabling and Software Businesses. All Covered is a division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
United Network Services, Inc. (UNSi), a leading provider of carrier/connectivity, today announced it has successfully completed its acquisition of IPNetZone Communications, a privately-held nationwide provider, based in New York City.
I'm going to end this blog with a good quote: "Remember that SaaS is only a delivery model - whatever you do please don't put it ahead of functional needs." [cw uk]