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AVAYA Links New Tools to Managing the Customer Experience

AVAYA Elite Mutlichannel Call Center Solutions

Santa Clara, CA —Tuesday March 5, 2013 -- Avaya today unveiled new, next generation analytics and customer interaction solutions that help harness the power of big data and the growing number of ways that customers want access to companies.  New Avaya Customer Experience Management solutions bring … [Read more...]

Cisco Unleashes Fastest Open Network Fabric

The Cisco Unified Fabric cuts customer data center costs, and offers greater business agility

Cisco Unleashes Industry's Fastest, Most Extensible Open Networking "Fabric" for Data Centers, Clouds New industry-leading innovations include the highest-density 40-gigabit Layer 2/3 fixed switch; simplest hybrid cloud solution; and expansion of the Cisco Open Network Environment with the most … [Read more...]

Defining Cable TV Industry Perceptions

NCTA Boston Meeting 2012

Time Warner Cable’s recent announcement it will begin a new advertising campaign to entice consumers to return from defection, while retaining existing customers, define Cable TV Industry perceptions. It seems the cable TV company along with business counterparts keeps thinking in the past to define … [Read more...]

Nevion and T-VIPS Complete Video Transport Merger

Eugene Keane Chief Technology Officer Nevion

New company aims to disrupt the professional media transport market Sandefjord, Norway, 16 January 2013—Nevion and T-VIPS, pioneers of media transport for broadcasters, service providers and government entities worldwide, have announced that the merger of the two companies is complete. The new … [Read more...]

Cisco Helps Cable Service Providers Get Closer to CCAP With New CMTS Modules

Cisco: The Network Headquarters

New Line Card and Broadband Processing Engine Double CMTS Downstream Capacity for Existing Chassis SAN JOSE, Calif., December 12, 2012 – As part of its ongoing Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) migration plan, Cisco announced today the availability of a new high-density line card and a new … [Read more...]

Devices Dominate Shift in Traditional Content Consumption

Nielson Cross Platform Report 1st Qtr 2012

Consumer quest for video content continues to grow and traditional TV viewing continues to dominate that landscape, although a shift in viewing preferences is evident. It is understandable, according to the latest Nielsen survey, Cross-Platform Report that consumers from all demographics, including … [Read more...]

ADT: Why Smart Executives Underperform

Image of executive biting LapTop due to stress

The term (Attention Deficit Trait) first coined by Dr. Ned Hallowell, Harvard graduate and adult-child psychiatrist in 2005 seems to be more relevant today than it was back then. The former Harvard Medical School faculty member began seeing smart executives, who would otherwise be expected to … [Read more...]

ZoneAlarm Offers SocialGuard: Protecting Your Kids on Facebook

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Parents everywhere should be concerned about the real dangers of Facebook and how kids are increasingly opting to connect with friends to perpetuate sharing, whatever kids like to share, with friends and possibly unknown users. In addition, these connected kids are becoming younger, and while the … [Read more...]

Exec Pay: Realistic or Disparity

Executives being questioned about pay from legislatures

Back in 2008 when the economy took a devastating blow from executive financial recklessness associated with housing loans, the spotlight honed in on exec pay on a yearly basis and whether those salaries were realistic or just disparity, continuing to increase, dividing top executives further from … [Read more...]