Telephony Press Release
|05/31/2019 - 11:28||
689 Area Code Coming in June for Central Florida
TALLAHASSEE — Starting on June 4, 2019, telephone customers in the 407/321 area code overlay region who request new service, an additional line, or in some cases, moving their service may be assigned the new 689 area code. The 407/321 overlay region services Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties, as well as parts of Lake and Volusia Counties. The portion of the 321 area code serving Brevard County is not affected, and will not receive the 689 overlay. Following are key facts about the 689 area code overlay:
|05/26/2019 - 23:33||
Interactions Quietly Advancing State-of-the-Art Conversational AI, Virtual Assistants
While Google, Amazon, Apple, and Nuance remain the most well-known names, other companies have quietly built natural language/conversational AI businesses. Consider China’s iFLYTEK, which reported more than $6 billion in revenue for its last fiscal year on solutions such as its aftermarket car assistant. And Boston area-based Interactions might be the most successful customer service virtual assistant company on the planet.
|05/26/2019 - 22:46||
Applications for Service Providers and Enterprises
Dialogic offers a community of ready-to-customize software applications, covering a spectrum of solutions for both enterprise and service provider deployments. Based on proven platforms, the portfolio of Dialogic applications and services can improve time-to-market, cut development costs, and reduce maintenance expenses.
|05/22/2019 - 08:45||
third annual Digital Workforce Summit
Telefoníca is a Spanish multinational telecommunications company headquartered in Madrid. It has a presence in 15 countries across Europe and Latin America. In the telco space, it ranks seventh in revenues, sixth in market capitalization and fifth in number of subscribers.
|05/19/2019 - 20:45||
TDCI Joins FCC to Warn Consumers About One-Ring Scams
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) is joining the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to help alert Tennessee consumers to increased reports of “one ring” or “Wangiri” scam robocalls targeting specific area codes in bursts, often calling multiple times in the middle of the night.
|05/16/2019 - 22:39||
VyStar Credit Union Improves Member Experience, Reduces Fraud with Verint Identity Authentication Solution
Verint Helps Financial Services Company Enhance Data Security, Protect Member Identity and Drive Operational Efficiencies.
|05/15/2019 - 22:44||
CounterPath Receives 2019 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award
CounterPath Corporation (NASDAQ: CPAH) (TSX: PATH) (the “Company” or “CounterPath”), a global provider of award-winning Unified Communications solutions for enterprises and solution providers, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, has named Bria Teams as a 2019 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award winner.
|05/14/2019 - 05:45||
TELUS Completes Successful Testing of Neustars STIR/SHAKEN Solution
STERLING, Va. – May 14, 2019 – Neustar®, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, and TELUS, one of Canada’s largest telecommunications companies, today announced a successfully completed test of Neustar’s Certified Caller software suite deployed in TELUS’s NFV lab environment to authenticate and verify calls using the STIR/SHAKEN protocol.
|05/13/2019 - 04:44||
Home of the Martinsville Speedway Chases Checkered Flag in Customer Experience with Avaya OneCloud Unified Communications
Best known for its NASCAR Speedway, the City of Martinsville is a full-service government services organization with city-owned and operated utilities including a high-speed, high-capacity fiber optic and telecom system; accredited Police, Fire, and Sheriff’s Departments; and a city government that is highly focused on anticipating and responding to the needs of citizens.
|05/10/2019 - 09:36||
Delve into data protection, the Dark Web and more at the MNCPA Technology Conference
It’s the annual MNCPA Technology Conference, of course. Join CPAs and accountants from all sectors and industries May 21–22 at the MNCPA Education Center in Bloomington for this annual event.
|05/08/2019 - 08:36||
Carr, 42-State Coalition Urge FCC to Take Action Against Robocalls, Caller ID Spoofing
ATLANTA, GA — Attorney General Chris Carr recently joined a coalition of 42 attorneys general in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to adopt rules that aim to stop the proliferation of illegal robocalls and spoofing.
|05/07/2019 - 18:27||
AG Hood Urges FCC to Take Action Against Robocalls, Caller ID Spoofing
Attorney General Jim Hood recently joined a coalition of 42 attorneys general calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to take further action to stop the growing proliferation of illegal robocalls and spoofing.
|05/07/2019 - 14:58||
SYNNEX Corporation Invests in Security, Networking and UCC Portfolio through Enhanced Platform, Expanded Offerings
Offerings are available through SYNNEX' Westcon Americas division and include a cybersecurity program management tool, an expanded Network Operations Center (NOC) offering, comprehensive security management support, and a next-generation tool that assesses emerging technology manufacturers.
|05/06/2019 - 16:03||
Current TCPA reflects failure to recognize modern communications
Mobile phone usage trends suggest that the Federal Communications Commission’s existing interpretation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and implementing regulations is both outdated and harmful to consumers and credit unions, CUNA wrote Monday. CUNA sent its letter to the leadership of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee on financial services and general government for the record of its hearing on the FCC and Federal Trade Commission budget.
|05/06/2019 - 12:11||
The FCC Shall Forbear
A year ago, USTelecom petitioned the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requesting forbearance from rules written over 20 years ago intended to promote competition in the local telephone market.
|05/06/2019 - 11:20||
Issue Brief: USTelecoms Forbearance Petition
USTelecom has petitioned the FCC seeking forbearance from 1990’s-era rules requiring broadband providers to unbundle and resell portions of their networks at government-set rates. Upon grant of the petition, incumbent local exchange carrier (ILEC) networks will remain available for resell to competitive carriers at market rates.
|05/06/2019 - 00:16||
Attorney General Ford, 41 States Urge Federal Communications Commission to Take Action Against Robocalls, Caller ID Spoofing
Carson City, NV – Nevada Attorney General Aaron D. Ford sent comments to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requesting that further action be taken to stop the growing number of illegal robocalls and spoofing. Spoofing is on the rise, and is a technique that allows scammers to disguise their identities, making it difficult for law enforcement to bring them to justice.
|05/05/2019 - 21:42||
AG Derek Schmidt urges FCC to take further action to reduce robocalls, caller-ID spoofing
TOPEKA – (May 6, 2019) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to take further action to stop the growing proliferation of illegal robocalls and spoofing.
|04/30/2019 - 11:50||
Patton Expands SmartNode CPE Portfolio with 1,000-Session eSBC
The new SN5600 is the perfect eSBC for in mid-to-large enterprises that want to implement an All-IP solution.” Marc Aeberhard Product Manager PATTON.
|04/29/2019 - 19:23||
Adapt, Connect and Simplify- VoIP Solutions for Today's Business Success
VoIP converts voice calls into digital signals that can be transmitted through a computer, a VoIP phone or other digital devices. What makes VoIP the perfect solution for a successful business is the trifecta of features – adaptability, availability and simplicity – paired with its low cost of implementation. VoIP enhances your communications capabilities and saves money on your bottom line.
|04/29/2019 - 13:37||
Avaya Recognized as a Leader for 2nd Consecutive Year in Aragon Research Globe for Unified Communications and Collaboration
According to the report1, authored by Aragon Research lead analyst Jim Lundy and associate analyst Samra Anees, “Avaya has a robust portfolio of cloud and private cloud offerings that leverage its API based UCC platform. Avaya is fully committed to cloud, and its video-based offerings work out of the box or can be integrated into existing, client-facing applications. While Avaya has a large on-premise install base, the shift to cloud positions it well for the future.”
|04/29/2019 - 11:31||
World's First-and-Only Dante Extender for Pro-AV Systems Delivers Ethernet and Power over Existing Copper Wire
We offer instant AVoIP connectivity—without the distance limitations of Ethernet or requirements for power outlets.” Johnnie Grant III Product Manager PATTON.
|04/29/2019 - 07:31||
With New Advanced Features, Ooma Office Makes Managing Communications Even Easier for Small Businesses
Ooma Office (https://www.ooma.com/office/) is carefully curated to meet the communication needs of small businesses. Simple to buy, set up and manage, Ooma Office delivers professional-grade features such as a virtual receptionist, a conference bridge, music on hold, ring groups and a mobile app.
|04/26/2019 - 08:50||
Middle East Oil and Gas Ministry Rolls Out New VoIP Communications
GAITHERSBURG, MARYLAND: —US manufacturer of SmartNode VoIP CPE products— has contributed to the rebuilding effort in the Middle East by delivering a secure IP-telephony communications solution for a national oil and gas ministry.
|04/23/2019 - 13:02||
Patton Enhances Cloud Orchestration Service with OA&M Messaging
Now, Patton Cloud is like having a virtual sentry monitoring your network 24 by 7 by 365.” Burt Patton Executive Vice President PATTON.