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Telecommuting Died 15 Years Ago

About a decade and a half ago I worked with a number of large clients who were implementing telecommuting solutions in their companies. On those projects I watched the demise…

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I’m Dave, your personal Telecommunications Contemplator. Most industry professionals gravitate toward the role of Analyst, Consultant or Journalist; I blend all three via commentary, research, and perspective on current enterprise business communications. You’ll find interviews, podcasts, and independent research here.

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Danger Will Robinson

The new next big thing is Telepresence robots. At least that’s what some people think. I think not. With any luck, telepresence robots are currently experiencing their peak in popularity….

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Apple’s Spaceship Building

Today, everyone learned about Apple’s new planned headquarters, a giant spaceship style building designed to accommodate 12,000-13,000 employees in four stories. An impressive undertaking by any measure, and as Jobs…

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1998 Called: Wants My Life Back

This past December, I avoided year end predictions. I think it’s a valuable exercise, but honestly a year is too small of a time frame. I am sticking with my…

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The Value of VoIP

Forbes Magazine ran an article with the same title. It is so odd reading about telecom in mainstream press. Every reference to something technical is immediately followed with a definition….

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How to Telework – Key Ingredients

I love teleworking. I find it productive and enjoyable. Most people I talk to agree, but in some cases it is a miserable failure. There are a few social/emotional issues…

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Decoding WebRTC with Erik Lagerway

When I have questions about codecs and IETF standards, I turn to Erik Lagerway. I caught him in the midst of packing for his trip to the upcoming IETF 88 meeting….

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