"Skype for Business" Posts

CSP Acquisition: Solar Communications Buys Mitel Partner TWL Voice and Data

Solar Communications acquires TWL Voice and Data. Midmarket managed cloud services push across Mitel, ShoreTel & Microsoft Skype for Business accelerates.

Microsoft Skype Partner Acquired: GCI Buys Freedom Communications

GCI acquires Freedom Communications, a Microsoft Skype for Business & unified communications specialist. It’s the MSP’s 5th acquisition in less than a year.

Microsoft WPC16 News: Wednesday Highlights, Recap

Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2016 (WPC16) updates from ConnectWise, TierPoint, Hostway, Tervela, Cloud Cruiser, independenceIT, Enghouse & more.

Coffee Thursday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 28 April 2016

Today’s updates involve Avnet, VMware, Arrow, Guidance Software, Samsung ARTIK, Broadridge Financial Solutions, Oracle, BlackBerry, Alex Thurber & more.

Coffee Friday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 15 Jan 2016

Today’s update involves Ingram Micro Cloud and IBM; eFolder & virtual desktops; Azure price cuts; GMS Live Expert moves; Oracle Cloud’s next moves & more.

Cloud Computing Support

AT&T Punts Managed Hosting Services to IBM Cloud

AT&T will exit managed application hosting services, ultimately shifting those customers to IBM Cloud. Are telecom companies retreating to the network?

Coffee Tuesday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 1 Dec 2015

Today’s updates involve an MSP acquired; Apple Watch sales; top channel events of 2016; Docker’s real value; funding for Skype for Business partner & more.

Cloud Computing Support

Office 365 Upgrade: Microsoft Cloud PBX Arrives

Skype for Business is set to compete with hosted PBX providers, telcos & other voice companies. But are Office 365 partners ready for the voice world?