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Jive Communications Receives Polycom Circle of Excellence Award

Polycom Recognizes Jive for Business Success in the Education Industry. OREM, UT – January 19, 2016 Jive Communications, Inc., a provider of enterprise-grade Unified Communications, today announced that Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq PLCM) had named Jive a recipient of the Polycom Circle of Excellence Award. Polycom recognized Jive as a leader in Hosted Voice, Video, and Unified Communications in the Education Industry Vertical at TEAM Polycom 2016, the company’s annual partner conference, held this year in Nashville, Tennessee, January 11–14, 2016. “We’re thrilled with our partnership with Polycom, and their decision to honor us with this award,” said John Pope, CEO […]

What Trade Show Exhibitors can Learn from Santa

The holidays are officially upon us. The stockings are hung by the chimney with care, and sugar-plums (aka iPads and Wii games) are dancing in children’s heads. And beyond thinking about family coming into town, or all the gifts you still haven’t crossed off your list, I’m sure you’re still working up to those early 2016 trade shows. So, in the spirit of the season, we’d like to present eight lessons for preparing for a trade show from the jolly North Pole-dwelling man himself. Dress the part. Santa is representing himself as a brand, and thus must dress the part. […]

Jive Communications Acquires Hosted VoIP Provider Easy Office Phone

Enterprise Unified Communications Provider Continues Expansion into Canadian Market. OREM, UT – October 28, 2015 Jive Communications, a leading Cloud communications provider, announced today the acquisition of Easy Office Phone, a Business VoIP provider based in Burlington, Ontario. Financials were not disclosed. Easy Office Phone employees will be joining Jive as part of the company’s newly formed Jive Canada team. Partners will be supported by Jive’s Canadian and U.S. operations, depending on location. “It’s business as usual for us,” said Adam Simpson, CEO of Easy Office Phone. “Our customers will still expect the same superior service, rely on the same […]

Jive Communications Wins Complete Invalidation of Telinit Technologies, LLC. Patent

Victory Is a Win for the Cloud Communications Industry. OREM, UT – October 26, 2015 Jive Communications, Inc., a leading Hosted VoIP and Unified Communications provider, announced today its courtroom win over Telinit Technologies, LLC., a company that has sued more than 30 VoIP providers. In early 2014, Telinit sued Jive in federal court in the Eastern District of Texas (consol. case no 2:14-CV-369) for allegedly infringing U.S. Patent No. 6,192,123 (the “‘123 Patent”). The next day, Telinit’s patent licensing agent sent Jive a letter offering to settle the lawsuit for a confidential amount. Jive declined Telinit’s repeated offers to […]