SPOTLIGHT: VON showcases reach into SMBs

This week's VON trade show in Boston proved to be a showcase for efforts to reach into the small and medium-sized business market with VoIP and unified communications applications. Nortel offered carriers a VoIP strategy for the SMB market, while companies such as Allworx (recently acquired by CLEC Paetec), Firsthand and D2 technologies, among others, showed off the new unified communications solutions.

For more:
- Telephony has Nortel's news and this unified communications story

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