Cloud Communications stories
Cloud Industry Forum announces partnership with Disruptive Live
The partnership will deliver a weekly, live-streamed news and interview show on cloud computing starting Monday, July 17, at 10am GMT.
Vonage empowers customer engagement with latest release
The new Vonage Conversational Commerce mobile app for iOS and Android enables conversational commerce agents to access and leverage live chat features on the go.
RingCentral completes global first, rolls out compliant cloud phone services in India
"India is a key strategic market for us, and adding this country as our 46th country for global availability of RingCentral MVP is an important milestone."
Access4 renews agreement with CommsPlus Distribution
CommsPlus Distribution currently provides the Access4 unified cloud communications and collaboration solution through SASBOSS to over 35 partners nationwide.
Ngee Ann Poly and AWS launch cloud computing specialisation
Internships and AWS training and certification programme integration into NP's curriculum to advance local info-communications technology workforce.
Knight Frank launches SEA-5 Data Centre Opportunity Index
The proprietary tool assesses the data centre ranking of each SEA-5 market, including Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam.
Vonage named Leader for conversational cloud by Opus
"Vonage is well placed as a leader in this shifting landscape thanks to the comprehensive, flexible Vonage Communications Platform."
Symbio, Cisco partner to launch Webex Calling in Singapore
Symbio has partnered with Cisco to launch a unified communications offering for Cisco's Cloud Connect for Webex Calling.
RingCentral and Mitel enter strategic partnership to enrich cloud comms
RingCentral and Mitel have announced a strategic partnership to provide Mitel’s global customer base with a streamlined migration path to RingCentral’s Message Video Phone (MVP) cloud communications platform.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An interactive demo of Twilio's Messaging API
Twilio developer evangelist Phil Nash showcases an interactive demo on the solution, and discusses customer success stories with this and other Twilio APIs.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Twilio?
In today's interview we have Twilio vice president for APJ Lee Hawksley, who discusses the company's products and solutions.
Zoom moves into contact centre market, acquiring Five9 in $14.7 billion stock transaction
Zoom has announced a definitive agreement to acquire the cloud contact centre Five9 in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $14.7 billion.
8x8 unveils Experience Communications as a Service to help organisations meet new work requirements
"XCaaS eliminates communications silos, brings the employee experience and customer experience back together, and helps drive the cloud communications industry forward significantly."
Dialpad expands Australian channel leadership team
The new team leads will support Dialpad’s national channel program and assist with partner enablement and growth.
8x8 adds new business messaging features to Microsoft Teams
8x8 has announced its new 8x8 Voice for Microsoft Teams app has now added SMS, MMS, and fax capabilities to extend the teams experience for users.
LoopUp appoints Leigh Henderson as director of consulting for Australia
As part of his new role, Henderson will oversee the execution of Microsoft Teams cloud telephony deployments, from initial planning to project delivery.
RingCentral launches new partner programme
Enables qualifying partners to manage the sales process end-to-end for opportunities for organisations of up to 400 employees.
Arkadin relaunches as NTT’s cloud communications division
The division will continue to work with organisations to provide collaboration solutions, which in the recent climate is more important than ever.
MNF Enterprise and AARNet announce cloud calling partnership
Together, the two companies will provide voice communications solutions to the country’s education and research sector.
8x8 names three new global execs
New chief marketing officer, chief customer officer, and head of commercial sales to continue expansion.e
Quantum expands offerings with new line of distributed cloud services
“We’re seeing more customers who want the simplicity of cloud computing, but the performance and economics of on-premise storage."
Zoom Phone beta announced for local customers
Zoom is bringing its full Phone solution to Australia in July, but has launched a beta for us to try now.
Exclusive: How the channel can take advantage of cloud communications
"As the partner community increasingly moves towards an 'as a service' revenue model, cloud is the logical arena for VARS, MSPs and consultants."
Cloud communications turns US$45b collaboration market on its head
It comes as little surprise that cloud is continuing on its disruptive path – this time in the collaboration market.