Cisco, CTM collaborate on CloudVerse “Business” Talk hosted HD voice solution for Macau


Cisco and CTM, Macau’s leading telecommunications operator, have announced a collaboration highlighting Cisco’s CloudVerse framework with the introduction of a “Business Talk” Unified Communication Service by CTM.  The hosted service will feature HD voice as a part of the package.

CloudVerse is a framework combining Cisco and third-party technologies with the elements of Unified […]

IT EXPO Fall 2011–8×8 buys another cloud computing company


Austin, Texas – 8×8, once upon a time the poster child for business hosted HD voice, bought yet another cloud computing today.

8×8 is acquiring privately-held Contactual, a provider of cloud-based call center and customer interaction management (CRM by any other name) solutions, in an all-stock transaction not to exceed 6.7 million shares […]

Cloud Communications Alliance emerges, embraces HD voice


Eight business VoIP service providers have more formally joined together as the Cloud Communications Alliance (CCA).  The newly created organization says it represents more than $100 million in combined annual revenue and collectively serve more than 110,000 businesses in the United States – and it wants to make good on HD voice peering.

Members […]