Branch offices, IP, mobile handsets drive demand for IPAM appliances

As companies add IP phones, wireless access points and other non-computing devices to their networks, a Canadian equipment manufacturer is trying to displace Lucent Technologies as the IP address management (IPAM) vendor of

Published on: March 6th, 2006 Greg Meckbach

Unified messaging strategy depends on IP telephony plan

Unified messaging (UM) is back in the news. The integration of voice mail and e-mail is now seen as either a cause or an effect of the expected migration to IP-telephony. Either way

Published on: March 6th, 2006 Ron Scott

The converging office

In the Winnipeg offices of the Teachers Retirement Allowance Fund, there are no photocopiers. “They’re all multi-function printers spread out across the floor,” says Les Brown, the fund’s vice-president of information services. The

Published on: February 1st, 2006 Grant Buckler

MTS Allstream cuts jobs, shakes up product portfolio

MTS Allstream said it would lay off hundreds of employees and refine its IP product portfolio in the second phase of its effort to increase its enterprise business.The company cited declining revenue and

Published on: December 20th, 2005 Shane Schick

Users cite security fears around IP networking transition

Security may be a prime concern for Canada’s IT decision-makers, but that doesn’t prevent some severe lapses in judgment in maintaining network integrity, according to a study conducted by AT&T Global Services.The report,

Published on: December 7th, 2005 Neil Sutton