Cisco, Mirapoint Develop UC Tool
Cisco Systems Inc. and Mirapoint Inc. are combining networking and messaging tools to create a unified communications product.Cisco Systems Inc. and Mirapoint Inc. are combining networking and messaging tools to create a unified communications product. The Cisco Mirapoint Joint UC Solution is designed to let Internet service providers implement UC services to their customers faster and more cost-effectively. It combines Ciscos uOne software platformwhich lets users read and send messages (including e-mail, voice mail and faxes) regardless of location or devicewith Internet message server appliances from Mirapoint, of Sunnyvale, Calif. Those include standards-based messaging storage and delivery and access to the same in-box from traditional e-mail clients, Wireless Application Protocol-enabled devices or the Web.
The joint offering includes the AS5x00/Voice Gateway family of access server products from Cisco, of San Jose, Calif.