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AVAYA UPDATE: GENBAND Confirms Continued Support For Former Nortel PBX Customers

GENBAND has today affirmed that its support for former Nortel PBX customers will remain unaffected by the Avaya restructuring. “Many of our enterpr

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Snom Stays Snom

Now being part of VTech, manufacturer of professional business IP phones, Snom Technology, will focus on expanding and strengthening its global market

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Restructure Ahead As Avaya Files For Chapter 11 Protection

Telecoms behemoth Avaya has filed for Chapter 11 Protection today to reduce its debt, but said it will not sell its call center business at this time.

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DMSL Provides Resource And Support For Partners At Events

DMSL wants to help more resellers drum-up business by offering to provide resources and support staff to attend business club events. The company h


Time To Upgrade To Windows 10?

Microsoft Germany has warned users of Windows 7 that their systems do "not meet the requirements of modern technology". The company has said users sho

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PMGC Finds Strong Demand For Xelion in 2017

Xelion entered the UK market towards the end of 2015 with well-known Communication and IT reseller PMGC Technology Group. Upon the agreement PMGC has…


Novus and ITS Offer End-To-End Solutions To Education Sector

An exclusive partnership between Novus Group and ITS Technology Group (ITS) has commenced delivering robust wholesale network services. The services u

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Andrew Wilson Joins Node4

Node4 has appointed Andrew Wilson to the newly created position of Director of Channel Sales. Wilson, whose previous position was with Virgin Media Bu

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Exclusive Boosts Benelux Market With TechAccess Purchase

Exclusive Group has acquired VAD TechAccess. The acquisition grows the combined Benelux operation to over 150 staff at offices in Son and Amersfoort (

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Midwich Signs Exclusive Samsung Agreement

Midwich is now exclusively distributing a range of Samsung E-board Interactive products as of this month. The AV distributor will be managing the f


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Comms Business Interactive – January 2017

In This Issue

This month’s features include: Distribution Disruptors, Digital Transformation Primer, and Wi-Fi at Crossroads



Is Time Running Out for MPLS?

Comms365 Technical Director, Shaun Nicholls, discusses how, in the long term, it is expected that SD-WAN will replace MPLS and IPsec IPVPN. In theo


Fit for The Future

Comms Business reports back from the Zen Internet channel partner conference in London last month where the network services company had a number of f


Mobile Billing

Earlier this year Aurora launched their new mobile billing product in the Channel. David Dungay spoke to Aurora’s MD, Derek Watson, to gauge his visio

Online Exclusive

The Top Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud Hosted PBX Systems

By Simon Skellon, Vice President, UK, Mitel In businesses and organisations across the world, rooms once humming with wires, black boxes and blinki

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Top Five UC Trends for 2017

Steve Harris, Managing Director SIPHON and EVP Unified Communications for Nuvias Group has identified and shared his Top 5 UC Trends for 2017 Cloud


Microsoft Decoded

Editors Ian Hunter and David Dungay headed out to the Excel last month for the two day Microsoft Decoded event to hear and see their views on how the


Apps 2016

Throughout 2016 we have had the pleasure of testing some great mobile applications. Here we take a look at the best business apps from the last twelve


Devices – December 2016

This month we are looking at two Chinese manufacturers which are looking to break into EMEA in a big way. See how they got on below. OnePlus 3


Embedded Comms: Putting Tools to Use

Sacha Gera, Senior Vice President, Cloud Products at, Genband’s Communications Platform-as-a-Service offering, examines examples, use cases a


ISDN Conversion Battleground

With BT intent on moving all customers off ISDN by 2025, the channel is battling to transition their customers over to IP before the competition beat