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The UC Cloud Wars – Microsoft and Cisco Clouds Rise to Top

Dec 4, 2013 9:00:00 AM

The sound of clashing armies can be heard across corporate networks as Microsoft, Cisco, IBM, Unify, Mitel, ShoreTel, Avaya and a lot of other UCaaS providers battle it out in intense competition for market supremacy.

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Reflections on the UC Market and the Second Law of Thermodynamicsog Post Title Here...

Nov 22, 2013 9:00:00 AM

Although the concept of entropy originated in thermodynamics (as the 2nd law) and statistical mechanics, it is very applicable to the current state of the UC market. In simple terms, entropy is the measure of the level of disorder in a changing system, a system in which energy can only be transferred in one direction from an ordered state to a disordered state. The higher the entropy, the higher the disorder and lower the availability of the system’s energy to do useful work.

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