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Polycom Drops Mitel and Accepts $2 Billion Siris Offer

Polycom Drops Mitel and Accepts $2 Billion Siris Offer

If you've missed the media swell around Polycom's recent acquisition drama, you've likely been living under a rock. Early discussions between Polycom and Mitel began back in October 2015. In April 2016, every major business journal was covering Mitel’s $1.96 billion...

Biggest Video Conferencing Trends Of 2015

Biggest Video Conferencing Trends Of 2015

I have to say I'm excited and a little anxious about the feedback we're going to receive on this latest report that we released today. We're calling this one the 2015 Best of Video Collaboration Mini Report given that over 140 collaboration professionals from around...

Smart Move: Cisco Acquires Acano

Smart Move: Cisco Acquires Acano

Cisco has completed the deal to acquire Acano, the London-based video technology provider. We have been keeping a close eye on the Acano Cospace, so let's take a look at what Acano did right and find out why this may be one of Cisco's smartest acquisitions ever. It...

Telehealth Education Delivered

Telehealth Education Delivered

Yesterday, the Vyopta team spent some time at the Veterans Affairs Hospital down the road in San Antonio, Texas with a bunch of our partners in the Telehealth Education Delivered (TED2Go) mobile health vehicle. Created by Ironbow Technologies, TED2Go is a mobile...