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Toronto Workday Disrupted Due to Power Outage

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:49:28 GMT

GO Transit said on Friday that a power outage at the CN rail control center had caused signal failures throughout the system, which prevented radio communication and forced all trains to stay where they were for more than an hour

Nokia Introduces Digital Health Products at MWC 2017

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:40:50 GMT

Nokia has been hinting at its intention to dive into digital health lately, and it just made things official by introducing its expanded portfolio of consumer digital health products and solutions at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Huawei, LG, Nokia Challenge Smartphone Leaders

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:36:39 GMT

There's plenty of smartphone action this week at Mobile World Congress.

Riverbed Targets Carriers with Service Delivery Platform

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:34:56 GMT

The new Riverbed Service Delivery Platform was designed to enable service providers to deliver their traditional services more easily and allow them to expand into new areas such as edge compute and the Internet of Things

Scaling Video Conferencing Made Simple

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:12:43 GMT

A recent CommsDevZone Podcast delves into this phenomenon and more, as host Alan Percy is joined by Vince Puglia, and the pairing explores the issue of video conferencing scaling.

Yealink Dubs KOMSA Deutschland Distributor

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:38:37 GMT

KOMSA is now Yealink's official distribution partner in Germany; it is authorized to address questions, marketing and technical issues and is capable of offering the entire Yealink hardware product suite - from IP phones to video conferencing solutions.

MWC: SAP Partners with Concur, Hertz, Nokia and Mojio on New Connected Vehicle Technology

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:13:45 GMT

SAP has announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona a new Connected Transportation technology designed to make life easier for drivers and rental car users through the Internet of Things (IoT). It has been built in collaboration with Concur Technologies, Hertz and Nokia.

5G Coming to Australia with Telstra, Ericsson and Qualcomm

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:07:55 GMT

Ericsson, Qualcomm, and Telstra have announced a plan to conduct interoperability testing and an over-the-air field trial in Australia based on the expected 5G New Radio (NR) specifications being developed by 3GPP, which will form the basis of the global standards.

Quantum IoT Networks: What to Expect and When

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:26:17 GMT

SK Telecom and Deutsche Telekom have established a new "Quantum Alliance" at MWC to enable secure communication in the age of quantum computing, while SK and Nokia will join forces to bring quantum computing to the IoT.

MWC: AT&T Makes Smart City Waves at Mobile World Congress

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:48:36 GMT

Mobile World Congress has taken over Barcelona, Spain for its annual glut of IoT and technology news, and AT&T isn't missing a beat.

Zultys, CenturyLink Form Virtual PBX Partnership

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:20:24 GMT

New interoperability testing means new options in virtual PBX, as Zultys and CenturyLink recently completed such tests.

Historical Call Archive is a Critical Element of Call Accounting

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:04:49 GMT

Since many organizations are called upon to regulate their telecom usage, at least in part, according to federal law (think financial services and healthcare), companies shopping for a call accounting solution should look into a feature called "historical call archive" that allows them to easily search for the past data they may need for audits.

The Nuts & Bolts of Transitioning to a Recurring Revenue Model

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:00:10 GMT

With the proper tools and technologies, businesses can undergo a seamless and successful transition to a recurring revenue model to glean the most value out of their software- and subscription-based offerings.

Spinning Up IoT Networks: Easy as Virtual Machines

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:57:29 GMT

At Mobile World Congress, NetFoundry has reportedly unveiled a platform for enterprise developers and IT teams to make it possible to spin up private networks over the Internet which the company claims are as secure and resilient as traditional enterprise WANs.

Trump Budget Proposal Could Torpedo US Economic Growth, Think Tank Predicts

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:51:15 GMT

Recent reports are indicating that the Trump administration is about to release a budget proposal that will mirror recommendations from the conservative Heritage Foundation, seeking to disastrously slash trillions of dollars of federal spending.

Sony Launches New Conferencing Solution

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:46:01 GMT

Sony is launching Vision Exchange, a new solution for video conferencing.

Vonage, Google Team-Up Improves Virtual Offices

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:41:18 GMT

Vonage joins up with Google to push SMS programs, improve virtual offices.

Nordic Automation Systems Launches LoRaWAN Public Access in Estonia

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:41:18 GMT

According to a recent announcement, Nordic Automation Systems, distributor and developer of LoRaWAN solutions, intends to increase awareness for LoRa technology by launching a public LoRaWAN gateway in the south of Estonia with the University of Tartu.

Red Hat IoT Predictions for Enterprise IoT in 2017

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:20:48 GMT

Red Hat IoT has released its January 2017 Red Hat survey on enterprise IoT, and it seems to indicate that not much has changed in terms of pace and strategy since its 2015 survey.

SMS Fraud Proves a Growing Problem

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:15:34 GMT

New reports suggest that SMS fraud threats are on the rise, and that's prompting new ways to look at this growing problem.