Voice

Today, everyone relies on a myriad of communications systems to conduct their business. This section of blogs focuses on helping you provide affordable (and profitable) voice and data solutions to your customers, including Telephone Systems, VoIP, IP, CTI, Call Centers, SIP, Unified Communications, Mobility and more.

ScanSource Communications is the only distributor to offer ShoreTel Premises and Cloud Solutions!

by Donna Cooley March 11, 2015 Business
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ScanSource Communications is the only distributor to offer ShoreTel Premises and Cloud Solutions. ScanSource Communications, a leading value added distributor of communications products and a sales unit of ScanSource, Inc., today announced it is now offering ShoreTel Sky, a secure hosted Voice over IP (VoIP), unified communications (UC) service. By working with ScanSource Communications, resellers […]

Why Carriers and WebRTC Don’t Have to be the Same Magnet Polarization and Can be Partners Part II

by Jeremy Burton March 4, 2015 Business

Last week, I started exploring why WebRTC is interesting for carriers and wrote about extending existing applications with WebRTC to keep the offerings fresh.   But WebRTC may also be a way to compete with OTT apps that are riding on top of their network.   Apps that are free and don’t provide revenue to the carriers. […]

WebRTC Video Codec Debate: A Transcoding Vendor’s Perpective

by Chad Hart March 4, 2015 Cloud Computing
Dialogic

Here we go again. The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) is scheduled to discuss WebRTC Mandatory to Implement (MTI) codecs again this week at IETF 91. We have been here a few times before – the community failed to reach a consensus on this issue last year. Will this time be any different? What does […]

ShoreTel Social Media Contest

by Elizabeth Tarry February 25, 2015 Business
ShoreTel

Join ShoreTel in Orlando for FREE! During the next month, ShoreTel is giving away four free registrations to ShoreTel One 2015, along with two free nights at the Gaylord Palms Resort for each free registration! All you have to do is share a Tweet each week on your company Twitter handle to be entered into […]

SoundPoint IP 335 buy 2, get 1 free while supplies last!

by Pearce Whitmire February 25, 2015 ScanSource Communications

Who doesn’t love to get something for FREE? Today’s featured product for “ScanSource’s Favorite Things” promotion is the Polycom SoundPoint IP 335 (2200-12375-025)! Today you can buy 2 IP 335s and get 1 FREE. But quantities are limited so you have to move fast! Give your sales rep the code “BOGO” to take advantage of […]

Enter to win a Tablet!

by Bryan Worley February 25, 2015 ScanSource Communications
Polycom

Who wouldn’t want a tablet?? Today, every QDX 6000 codec* you purchaseⁱ enters you in for a chance to win a four-way tablet (ARV $229.99)! Simply purchase SKU 7200-32784-001 (ScanSource item number POL-720032784001) before 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 to enter. Every unit purchased enters you into a random drawing for […]

ScanSource’s Favorite Things 2.24.15

by Maria Condatore February 24, 2015 ScanSource Communications
Polycom

Today, with our ScanSource’s Favorite Things promotion, you can win a $100 account credit! Every day this month, when you purchase our featured Polycom product, you are entered to win one of our favorite things! Each day, the product and prize are different. Today, with every CX5000 Unified Conference Station that you purchase, you will […]

Solving WebRTC’s Media Server & NAT Traversal Problems in One Shot!

by Chad Hart February 23, 2015 Cloud Computing
Dialogic

Diameter Signaling Controllers (DSCs) are the general term used to describe products that enable load balancing and scaling of Diameter signaling traffic on LTE/IMS networks as well as enabling secure signaling interworking of LTE/IMS networks with other networks. The DSCs first rolled out were the Diameter Routing Agents (DRAs), which were really designed for load […]

STAT 2.0… It’s alive!!!

by Nathan Lord February 20, 2015 3D

At ScanSource, we like to think we do a lot of things pretty well. One of those things… really great collateral! Well the latest and greatest is here, designed specifically for the healthcare vertical. We launched our first STAT guide in late 2013 and the feedback was great. VARs found it to be a great […]