Convergent Communications

September 2007
By Maryann Lawlor

 
Gurdeep Singh Pall, corporate vice president of the unified communications group at Microsoft, shows the multitude of devices today’s business professionals rely on to stay in touch. Unified communications ties together many of these devices on the desktop.
Merging capabilities onto one platform enhances user experience.

September 2007
By Rita Boland

 
A Hungarian army officer checks the voice over Internet protocol connection and video feed during the testing phase of exercise Combined Endeavor 2007. The Internet protocol multimedia subsystem (IMS) is an architecture that will deliver multimedia communications quickly and efficiently.
Demands from customers result in improvements to multimedia sharing for the public and private sectors.

September 2007
By Rita Boland

 
The Internet router in space (IRIS) capability will enhance network-centric connections among dispersed users. The increased efficiency of the technology enables smaller, lighter satellite terminals.
Out-of-this-world connections improve converged communications.