Tag: VoIP

Software, Technology

3CX hack highlights risk of cascading software supply-chain compromises

April 21, 2023

Via: CSO Online

At the end of March, an international VoIP software company called 3CX with over 600,000 business customers suffered a serious software supply-chain compromise that resulted in both its Windows and macOS applications being poisoned with malicious code. New evidence suggests […]


Most Common Network Issues and How to Resolve Them Fast

September 30, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Networks are indispensable for improving business productivity and communications, keeping devices and the people who use them connected. However, managing a network is difficult—even for experienced IT professionals. Because it relies on so many different variables all working in unison, […]

Hardware, Technology

UPC Poland Taps Juniper’s 400G-ready Network to Power International Core Infra

October 26, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

UPC Poland, Liberty Global’s largest revenue-generating operation in Central and Eastern Europe and Poland’s largest cable TV operator, has selected Juniper Network to provide a new, 400G-ready network to power UPC Poland’s international core infrastructure. UPC Poland’s network provides broadband […]


FCC looks to limit robocalling by changing up numbering rules for VoIP providers

August 6, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Federal Communications Commission continues to look for additional ways to foil scam and fraudulent robocalling operations, and it’s considering changing its rules around who has access to U.S. phone numbers as one of its strategies. The FCC voted unanimously […]

Hardware, Software

Early adopter finds SD-WAN yields better management, costs, uptime

October 8, 2019

Via: ITWorld Networking

Managing the Wide Area Network (WAN) for Redmond Inc., a supplier of industrial and commercial products – from salt that’s used to protect winter roadways to organic dairy products and health items – is an easier job today for the […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

SD-WAN Delivers Digital Transformation to Your Next-Gen Branch

May 6, 2019

Via: CSO

The days of a branch office relying on a fixed MPLS connection to backhaul all internet traffic, data, and workflows back to the core network are over. To compete in today’s digital economy, today’s branch offices need to be an […]


Retirement of the Copper Wireline Leaves Some Vulnerable

April 24, 2019

Via: The Fast Mode

It’s no wonder that with the availability of new communications technology, telco providers are retiring copper wirelines. This new technology is rendering the 100-year-old copper landline technology – once so integral to our communications infrastructure – obsolete, and thus leading […]


Planning a Cloud Communications Migration: Navigating IT Priorities & LAN/WAN Management

December 13, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

In this post, we take on another common challenge in migrating business communications to the cloud – the increased demands on IP access connectivity – both from a technical and commercial perspective. From a technical standpoint, hosted voice and video […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

How to protect your infrastructure from DNS cache poisoning

August 16, 2018

Via: Networkworld Security

Domain Name System (DNS) is our root of trust and is one of the most critical components of the internet. It is a mission-critical service because if it goes down, a business’s web presence goes down. DNS is a virtual […]


8 great small business productivity and collaboration apps

April 12, 2017

Via: Networkworld Software

Small business owners, whether working in a busy office, on the road or from home, can easily get distracted – and overwhelmed. From email (and text) messages bombarding their inboxes and smart phones, to having to stop what they are […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

When phone systems attack

April 11, 2017

Via: Networkworld Security

A telephony denial of service (TDoS) attack is a specific type of DDoS attack that originates from or is directed towards a telephone system with the intent of bringing down the targeted system. These attacks commonly focus on commercial businesses […]


You can now send files with Skype when the recipient is offline

July 6, 2016

Via: Networkworld Software

Microsoft stepped up its battle with the armada of mobile messaging apps on Tuesday, announcing that Skype users can now send files to each other without the recipient needing to be online. That means a user could tweak a presentation […]


Slack could host your next conference call

June 8, 2016

Via: Networkworld Software

Get ready to start fielding voice calls in Slack. The company announced Tuesday that all users of its popular chat app will be able to ring their teammates with a couple of clicks. People who access Slack on a Mac […]


XChange Solution Provider: How To Avoid The Pitfalls Of Hosted VoIP

March 10, 2016

Via: CRN

Any IT solution provider not offering Voice over IP phone services to its customers is ceding business to its competitors. But those that want to get into the game must understand partnering with a VoIP vendor can be a perilous […]