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Ingram Awarded Quality in Credit Management

Ingram Micro is pleased to announce its Credit Team has been awarded the Quality in Credit Management (QICM) accreditation by the Institute of Credit


Intercity Lead GCI Incentive

As part of GCI’s 2014 incentive scheme they are sending their current leader two tickets for West Midlands Safari Park. Intercity are currently…

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SDN and NFV Cited as Huge Growth Areas

Over half of EMEA channel partners and systems integrators believe that Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) w


Wearables May Pose Next Big Security Threat

Enterprises in the UK are unprepared to deal with the security risks posed by employees who embrace a new age of ‘Wear Your Own Device’ (WYOD), accord

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Exponential-e Continues Northern Expansion

Exponential-e has announced the continued expansion of its business with the opening of a new office in Manchester. To boost the company’s London head


Exertis Sign Exclusive Deal in Wearables Market

Exertis has announced it is the exclusive UK launch partner for Epson’s new health and fitness products, Runsense GPS sports monitors, and Pulsense he

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SpliceCom Champion Embedded Apps

There are apps out there that look good on paper, yet never truly deliver what they promise and there are those that just quietly and effectively get

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Ovum says Telcos Spend on IT to Increase in 2015

The telecoms industry is showing signs of recovery due to the positive economic scenario, and telecoms will be one of the top industries for IT spendi

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Daisy Cut Costs for Schools

Whilst many schools face an ongoing struggle to balance teaching and running costs, recent research has suggested that many of them are unwittingly wa


Pragma Secure Top Award

In a little over two years since Pragma launched, the fast growing distributor has secured the highest honour from the market leading UC vendor. In ad


Comms Business Survey

Do you have a grip on what websites you allow staff logged on to your network to visit during office hours?

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Comms Business Interactive – December 2014

In This Issue

This month’s features include; a preview of 2015, an update on FMC, a feature on Co-Location opportunities and Gartner’s IT trends for 2015.



M2M In Action

Comms Business predicts that in the next twelve months we are going to see Machine to Machine (M2M), and the Internet of Things (IoT), solutions explo


Mystery Caller November

This month our Mystery Caller is getting a little worried about some of the things he has been hearing in the press about the security of ‘free’ colla


Future Trends in Wearable Technology

Wearable tech isn’t a new invention, as many different companies have tried to bring devices into the mainstream that can be worn by consumers. This t


On Hold with BT

Major provider of telecommunications networks and services in the UK, BT have been named as having the worst on hold music in the UK. Shocking I know!


Incoming! Cloud or PBX?

Adding intelligence and functionality to inbound calls is a growing market. If you can, for example, add call recording, then why buy an expensive CPE


The Customer Feedback Loop

If no action is taken, capturing online customer feedback is just a vanity tool. Equally, if  customer feedback is simply stored in a system and nobod


CTI in the 21st Century

In the final part in this series of three articles looking at CTI in the 21st Century, Phil Reynolds, Technology Evangelist & Joint CEO at Oak, looks


Selling M2M in the Channel

For some Channel folk even the words ‘Machine to Machine’ or ‘Internet of Things’ are enough to get them to stick their fingers in their ears. It soun


Devices – November 2014

Microsoft have just released what they think is a gamechanger in the tablet/ laptop market. Can the Surface Pro 3 really kill off the laptop…find out


TalkTalk Means Business

Speaking at the recent Convergence Summit at Sandown Park, Esher, Charles Bligh, Managing Director of TalkTalk Business posed questions to his visitor