What is Internet telephony?

Posted on: August 29th, 2014 - Written by: John Blomberg

According to Margaret Rouse, manager of TechTarget’s IT encyclopedia and learning center, Internet telephony can be defined as follows: “Internet telephony is the use of the Internet rather than the traditional telephone company infrastructure and rate structure to exchange spoken or other telephone information.”1 In other words, Internet telephony utilizes web-based computer applications to accomplish [...]

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Open Source Framework Fills Gaps for Mobile HTML Development

Posted on: November 25th, 2012 - Written by: Stephen Marshall

References: Kevin Whinnery, Appcelerator Network PhoneGap is a free and open source framework that allows developers to create mobile apps using standardized web APIs for specific platforms. Originally produced by Nitobi and later purchased by Adobe Systems, PhoneGap enables software programmers to build applications for mobile devices using JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3, instead of device [...]

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AWS Meets Critical Needs for Small Businesses and Enterprises

Posted on: November 25th, 2012 - Written by: Stephen Marshall

Reference: Larry Dignan’s 10 things: Using Amazon’s Web Services in the enterprise (ZDnet.com) Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a collection of remote computing services (better known as web services) that make up a cloud computing platform and is offered over the Internet by Amazon.com. AWS can be used by those with minimal needs as well [...]

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Online In-Store Blend for the Ultimate Customer Experience

Posted on: November 5th, 2012 - Written by: John Blomberg

CIO Magazine’s cover article for November 1st’s issue, “Click & Mortar,” inspired within me some thoughts about this trend’s relationship to custom application development. First of all, “Click & Mortar” is quite a lengthy piece that is focused on how online and offline retail is coming together for the purpose of “retaining customers and reclaiming [...]

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