Profile of Elena MalykhinaTechnology Journalist
Member Since: 12/17/2013
News & Commentary Posts: 974
Elena Malykhina began her career at The Wall Street Journal, and her writing has appeared in various news media outlets, including Scientific American, Newsday, and the Associated Press. For several years, she was the online editor at Brandweek and later Adweek, where she followed the world of advertising. Having earned the nickname of "gadget girl," she is excited to be writing about technology again for InformationWeek, where she worked in the past as an associate editor covering the mobile and wireless space. She now writes about the federal government and NASA’s space missions on occasion.
Articles by Elena Malykhina
posted in May 2007
Jajah's strategy is to work with telecom service providers so both companies can make money from VoIP calls.
Avaya just recently introduced new services based on communications-enabled business processes, for which the company holds 22 patents.
The voice/data strategy includes converging the core, extending the enterprise, mobilizing employees, accelerating applications, and managing the infrastructure.
Large industry shows like Interop Las Vegas are a great place for vendors to launch new products, for end users to find what they need to improve their business processes, and for us journalists to gather story ideas and to network. But what became obvious to me this time around is that vendors use these shows to test the limits of their technologies.
The company said its new networking products have the capabilities to support fixed-mobile convergence, a big buzzword at this year's Interop show.
Cisco offers the Location Solution for the health-care industry, the In-Store Mobility Solution for the retail industry, and the First Mile Wireless Solution for the oil and gas industries.
The first batch of news announcements slated for Monday focus on several key areas: transformation of the branch office, mobility, network security, and next-generation networks.
The CEO hopes to attract multimedia-hungry consumers by focusing on Linux, Java, 3G, video, and messaging.
Skype is trying to persuade people to use its SMS service instead of those offered by cellular carriers.
Last month, Internet Protocol telephony provider Avaya opened the doors to its brand new Executive Demo and Briefing Center in New York City's Penn Plaza. The center is designed for existing customers and potential customers, as well as analysts and journalists that want to learn about the applications that Avaya can enable. Now I've got hands-on experience with some of Av