Due to be released this summer, Office Communication Server 2007 will replace Microsoft Live Communications Server 2005 and is slated to be Microsoft solution to unified messaging. Microsoft's goal for OCS is to provide a means to use a single communications device, no matter what the type of messages being used, ie; email, phone call, Instant Messaging, and be able to utilize a single address book and messaging tool to complete the task. The cost for Microsoft Office Communication Server 2007 has not yet been announced.
Multi-Party Voice over IP, Video Conferencing, Voice Controlled Phone Systems and a whole lot more with OCS Server 2007
The open source cloud computing project OpenStack has come a long way since NASA and Rackspace launched it in 2010. Backed by leading technology infrastructure providers including Cisco, Dell, EMC, HP, IBM, Intel, and VMware, OpenStack underpins significant workloads at an increasingly diverse set of organizations, including BWM, CERN, Comcast, eBay, and Wal-Mart. For CIOs engaged in broader programs to win, serve, and retain customers -- and refocus business technology (BT) spend -- a planned and pragmatic …
Essential Insights for Successful Cloud Migration and Management
Whether you're planning your cloud migration strategy or already in the cloud, making accurate cloud decisions requires a deep analytical approach. This paper discusses the main objectives to achieve, top questions to ask, and the analytics you need at each stage of your cloud journey. You'll learn:
How to identify which cloud provider will provide the best cost and performance benefits for your organization
How to determine which applications …