Use of Scripting to Identify Devices Affected by the Clock Signaling Field Notice

Posted by John Marrett on Mar 13, 2017 2:03:43 PM

By now you have likely heard about the "Clock Signaling Component" issue affecting a broad range of Cisco products. If you haven't a number of Cisco products are affected by an issue that will cause them to fail during normal operation, once they fail they will stop functioning completely and can not be powered back on. You can learn more about the affected devices on the notice page

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Topics: UC managed Services, Cisco Clock Issue

Get the Most From Your Cisco Jabber with these Helpful Features

Posted by Ben Petroff on Mar 9, 2017 8:53:47 AM

 

Your business uses Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) and has integrated Cisco Jabber for your team. How can you get more out of your Jabber tool? This post highlights several interesting features that are not widely used but will enhance your experience using Cisco Jabber. 

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Topics: CUCM, cisco jabber, Cisco CUCM

EPC & EPCM: The Stone in Your Boot…The Telecommunication Quagmire

Posted by Stack8 Marketing on Feb 28, 2017 9:23:58 AM

Compiled by Steven Mulherron & Nathalie Bechbache Stack8 Project Management and Governance Office

For Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services firms, failure to maintain communication control is not an option. 

Complex operations and data requirements, coupled with highly collaborative work processes, often between multiple on-site and off-site locations rely upon robust telecommunications and collaboration tools. These communication challenges are further compounded by the scope of deliverables, schedules, and price sets.

Inability to meet prescribed performance guarantees can put the future of the project at risk. In addition, performance and scheduled liquidated damages increase costs which can potentially eliminate or negatively impact profitability.

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Topics: EPC, unified communications, EPCM

Jabber Before and After iOS 10 - Apple Push Notifications Support

Posted by Dishko Hristov on Feb 6, 2017 8:50:10 AM

Apple is scheduled to introduce in its next major iOS release (after iOS 10 anticipated September 2017), a significant change that removes APIs that are required for handling calls and IM’s when the application is running in the background. What this means  is that if Jabber is not opened in the foreground, the user will not be notified of incoming calls and IM messages.

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Topics: CUCM, Cisco Unified Communications Manager, cisco jabber, iOS, Apple

Cisco Unveils the Spark Board, its All-in-One Meeting Device

Posted by Eric Losier on Jan 25, 2017 1:57:29 PM

 

On January 24, 2017, Cisco announced the next steps in their plan to reshape collaboration with their Cisco Spark platform. The event focused on two aspects: first, the unveiling of the new Cisco Spark Board and second, the (re-)launch of Cisco Spark Meetings as well as enhancements to the Cisco Spark application on all platforms.

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Topics: Cisco spark, spark board

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