Verizon set to acquire Zoom rival BlueJeans

Verizon is acquiring video conferencing platform BlueJeans Network in a deal that it hopes can boost its B2B software offerings.  The deal sees Verizon snap up BlueJeans’ cloud-based video service, which targets both SMBs and global brands, helping them continue to work as close to normal as possible during the ongoing global remote working trend.  […]

Zoom rival to be ‘Made in India, for India’

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has launched an innovation competition to encourage developers to build indigenous video conferencing platforms by the end of July 2020.  This move comes after India banned the use of Zoom for virtual government meetings after its cybersecurity agency cautioned the authorities about the app’s security vulnerabilities. Virtual […]