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U.S. Tech Jobs

Most U.S. Tech Jobs Go To 5 Cities

A new study says five American cities have accounted for 90% of all high-tech job growth. That doesn’t bode well for integrators in the heartland.

World Wide Web Foundation

World Wide Web Inventor Tim Berners-Lee Says It’s Time to Fix the Internet

World Wide Web Foundation aims to use nine core principles to overhaul how organizations approach the Internet and to make it available to everyone.

Cloud Video Interop

Pexip Offers Free Cloud Video Interop Capabilities for Microsoft Teams Rooms and Surface Hub 2 Customers

Pexip and Microsoft announce initiative ‘to simplify enterprise communications by providing free interoperability between commonly-used systems.’

Crestron Flex B100, Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business

Crestron Flex B100 Series Soundbars Target UCC with Native Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business

With native Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business software functionality, Crestron Flex B100 Series soundbars deliver UCC solution for meeting spaces.

Microsoft Solutions, Yorktel

Yorktel Acquires Microsoft Solutions Practice, Enhancing Existing Practice Capabilities

Expanded Microsoft Solutions practice enables Yorktel to serve clients ‘as a trusted partner, solutions developer and managed service provider.’

InFocus, Microsoft, Cisco, UCC Ecosystem

InFocus: Giants Like Microsoft, Cisco Make ‘Big Assumption’ When It Comes to UCC

InFocus’s Glenn Jystad explains how the ecosystems created by big UCC providers like Microsoft and Cisco aren’t always realistic for today’s flexible workflows.

Microsoft Teams, Crestron

Plantronics Announces Polycom RealConnect Service Now Supports Microsoft Teams

The first big announcement since Plantronics acquired Polycom is that cloud-based video interoperability solution Polycom RealConnect service now supports Microsoft Teams.

Why Businesses Will Ultimately Lose By Ignoring Augmented Reality

Augmented reality has the ability to streamline work processes and can allow professionals to work together in real time regardless of their physical locations. If businesses aren’t preparing for AR now, they’re already behind.

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Prysm Announces Windows and IOS Apps for Visual Collaboration Solution

At ISE 2018, Prysm says new Microsoft Windows 10-based and IOS iPhone apps for its visual collaboration solution are available, extending “the power of the Prysm work experience.”

AV-as-a-Service, IT integration

Inside an AV and IT Integration Firm’s Transition to AV-as-a-Service

After being acquired, Netherlands-based AV and IT integration firm BIS was able to extend its AV-as-a-Service offerings. Its CEO is absolutely hooked on the delivery model.