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Glowpoint Secures New Major Sports Broadcast Network Client

Broadcaster chooses Glowpoint’s managed services, for live content from NFL® team locations, for new on-air show and related webcast


HILLSIDE, N.J. Nov. 17, 2009 - Glowpoint, Inc. (OTCBB: GLOW), a leading provider of advanced video communications solutions, today announced that a major, global sports broadcast network has selected Glowpoint’s managed service for a new program scheduled to air on the network and its website. The customer, whose name is undisclosed due to the network’s confidentiality policies, has signed an agreement with Glowpoint with an initial value of $250,000 per year that includes services to be paid on a monthly recurring basis.


As part of the agreement, Glowpoint will provide managed video services and network services to connect ten NFL® team locations with the network’s broadcast studio. This unique application allows for two-way interviews, and content acquisition, using video conferencing equipment in conjunction with Glowpoint’s managed video service. more

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XOX has successfully upgraded to Computaris’ Convergent Charging System

9 November 2009 – Kuala Lumpur – Computaris, a specialist in consultancy, system integration and software development for the mobile telecom industry, announced today that XOX Com sdn Bhd, Asia’s first next-generation regional integrated telecommunications service provider, has upgraded to Computaris Convergent Charging System (CCS), which is now successfully running in Malaysia.


Computaris Convergent Charging System is based on SAP Highdeal’s world leading pricing and rating platform, and Teligent Telecom’s state-of-the-art platform for IN and value added services. It is a complex system covering Prepaid, Postpaid Rating, Charging and Billing, Voucher Management System, IN, IVR, SMSC, USSD/SMS Self Care and Prepaid Roaming Call Back services.


XOX’ s new state of the art platform can be configured to support a wide range of telecom services and it allows XOX to bundle, price, rate and charge both in-house and third-party services – brand them – and automatically start producing high-volume more

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ZEACOM CONTINUES TO MAKE NOISE: EXPANDS U.S. CHANNEL PROGRAM AND MORE

Last week, Zeacom, a global provider of unified communications and contact center software for small-to-medium-sized enterprises, introduced its U.S. Associate Channel Manager Program (ACM), which has been launched to provide the Company’s Reseller and Channel Partners with additional resources for sales development, customer service and support.


This news caught our eye, as Zeacom Communications Center (ZCC) software is sold to enterprises exclusively through partners and value-added resellers (VARs) that have direct distribution channels to users of Avaya, Cisco and NEC telephony platforms. According to the company’s announcement, the ease-of-use and functionality inherent in ZCC has not only fueled a significant rise in demand for the company’s award-winning products and services, but has also facilitated a higher understanding of how this technology provides cost-conscious small-to-medium sized businesses with a significant competitive advantage.


Zeacom Vice President of Sales, Brady Cox commented that, “A key driver for Zeacom’s success is more

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Blue Coat Advances Hybrid Secure Web Gateway to Provide Enterprises with Continuous Threat Protection at Lower TCO

Blue Coat Advances Hybrid Secure Web Gateway to Provide Enterprises with Continuous Threat Protection at Lower TCO


Unites New High-Performance ProxySG and ProxyAV Appliances with Scalable, Cloud-based Defenses and Extended Protection for Remote Users


SUNNYVALE, Calif., November 16, 2009 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: BCSI), the technology leader in Application Delivery Networking, today announced that it is expanding its hybrid Secure Web Gateway solution with new Blue Coat® ProxySG® Series and ProxyAVâ„¢ Series appliances, new cloud-based defenses in the Blue Coat WebPulseâ„¢ service and extended remote user protection through Blue Coat ProxyClientâ„¢ software. These new additions include: more

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OCCAM NETWORKS FTTP EQUIPMENT PLAYS KEY ROLE IN FLAGSHIP EUROPEAN OPEN ACCESS NETWORK

Scarborough Business Park Offers 100 Mbps Services to Bandwidth Hungry Enterprises

Access equipment from Occam Networks – which launched itself into the EMEA region earlier last month at the ITU World Telecom event in Geneva – is at the heart of one of the most advanced Open Access Networks (OAN) in Europe. Occam’s BLC 6322 GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) FTTP blade is handling traffic to and from the business park as part of a prestige contract won by the company’s UK-based value added reseller Fibre Options.

Scarborough Business Park in the United Kingdom is England’s first OAN and one of the first anywhere in Europe to offer bandwidth over 100 Mbps to its customers. The availability of such high speed broadband in one of the United Kingdom’s most rural and remote areas has already won the local authority for Scarborough the European Commission’s award as the “most enterprising town” more

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Eyepartner Makes it Easy to View LIVE Streams From an iPhone

Eyepartner Makes it Easy to View LIVE Streams From an iPhone


Marathon–Nov. 16th 2009/(http://www.myprgenie.com) — – To view LIVE Broadcasts from an iPhone mobile device has been the holy grail of broadcasting networks and businesses worldwide. Eyepartner has developed a simple software kit - TikiLIVE iPhone Broadcaster - that makes it easy for anyone to view high quality broadcasts originating from an off the shelf PC; no technical skills required. more

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US Business Spending on Wireline Data Declining in Recession; All Categories Except IP VPN and Ethernet Services Fall

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., November 16, 2009 – Across nearly every category of wireline data services, spending by US businesses is falling in 2009, reports market research firm In-Stat (http://email.in-stat.com/cgi-bin4/DM/y/hBVYb0JPFkY0K560DHgc0Es). Overall, In-Stat expects a nearly 2% decline in US business spending on wireline data services, which represents the first time this market has declined in the 10 plus years In-Stat has been tracking it. more

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Mu Dynamics Appoints Test Industry Product Veteran Simon Berman Vice President of Products

Executive to Leverage Decade-Plus of Product Experience to Support Continued Company Growth


SUNNYVALE, CA – November 12, 2009 – Mu Dynamics, the leading provider of IP services testing, announced today the appointment of Simon Berman to lead its Product efforts. Berman is responsible for all aspects of the company’s product management and marketing initiatives and will oversee the strategic planning and execution of product delivery.


“I was attracted to Mu Dynamics because of the tremendous growth opportunity with the testing of IP services. Over the past few years, the company has had strong performance and has built a well established list of Tier one operators and leading vendors in its customer base,” said Simon Berman, vice president of products at Mu Dynamics. “I look forward to guiding Mu Dynamics’ product efforts as the company continues to expand its award winning product offerings to encompass the broader IP services more

Terremark Acquires Leading Data Storage Company

Acquisition of DS3 DataVaulting Enhances Company’s Remote Data Storage, Backup Offering


1:47 pm EST, Thursday November 12, 2009

MIAMI–Terremark Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMRK), a leading global provider of managed IT infrastructure services, today announced that it has acquired DS3 DataVaulting, a leading data management solutions company, for a purchase price of $11.5 million in cash. Founded in 2002, Fairfax, VA based DS3 provides customers with offsite, online data backup and restore services which enable enterprises and government agencies to rapidly and securely backup and restore files, databases and operating systems. more

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Level 3 Expands Commitment to Atlanta

ATLANTA–Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT) today announced that it is expanding its operations and enhancing its local presence in the Atlanta area. Through this initiative, Level 3 will combine its extensive backbone network, metro fiber-optic footprint, and a locally focused sales and customer support team to provide mid-market enterprises with greater access to Level 3’s full spectrum of communications services. more

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