Unified Comms

Photos: Microsoft's new platform for unified communications

Bill Gates at Unified Communications Launch 2007

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates shows off the Microsoft Roundtable video conferencing camera during his keynote presentation at Microsoft's Unified Communications Launch 2007 event in San Francisco on October 16. For more about the event, read Sanity check: Will Microsoft be your next phone company.

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If MS did this five years ago, it would have been something.


Will Live Comm. Server facilitate multi-point video? This, in addition to video-call stability would give Microsoft the edge in the market.