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TELECOM BLOG, CPAAS, ARCHITECTURE, UCAAS, REDUNDANCY, TELECOMMUNICATIONS

November 28, 2018

Not all redundancies are created equal

Redundancy is arguably one of the hottest topics in the telecom world today. Recently, there have been a plethora of network outages that have many UCaaS and CPaaS resellers questioning the redundancy setups and protocols of the solution they’re selling, and for good reason. If your customers are left in the dark when a data center goes down or when routine maintenance is performed, your...

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ARCHITECTURE, BROADSOFT, KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS

January 12, 2018

Why the Broadsoft Acquisition is Disrupting Cloud Communications

On Monday, Cisco announced that it is acquiring BroadSoft for $1.9 billion, in an effort to move away from routing and switching and to boost its collaboration tools. The acquisition gives Cisco UCaaS capabilities via BroadSoft’s BroadWorks and BroadCloud services, which Cisco will likely tie into their own communications solution, Spark.  

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ARCHITECTURE

July 14, 2017

Distributed System vs a Hot Standby

Across the communications industry, it’s fairly common to hear or read about “distributed systems”. Yet, more often than not, as you dive deeper under the hood, the term doesn’t accurately describe the architecture/capabilities. In reality, most offer what is known as a “Hot Standby”. To better understand the differences of the two strategies, let’s first dive into how and why carriers build...

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CLOUD, REDUNDANCY, AWS, LEAP SECONDS, ARCHITECTURE, KAZZO, 2600HZ, COMMUNICATIONS, ARCHIVES, TECHNICAL, BUSINESS, COMPANY

July 01, 2012

Survival in a Fragile Communications World

How Do You Survive in this Fragile Cloud?

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