Our 911/e911 Emergency Service

Traditionally, dialing 911 anywhere within the United States and Canada from a business or residential landline routes your call to a local Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) dispatcher who is trained to aid you in emergency situations by dispatching emergency medical, fire and law enforcement agencies to your location. The dispatcher is ... Read More »

13th May 2016
VoIP Affiliate Program

VoIP Reseller Affiliate Program Join the ICT Tech Affiliate ProgramSpread the word about ICT Tech on your website or word of mouth, and earn cash every time your customers make a ICT Tech SIP Canuk purchase. That’s our affiliate program in a nutshell, and it’s incredibly easy to join up.And since we believe that our success depends on ... Read More »

4th Feb 2016
We're improving our VoIP Server Infrastructure

Important Information for users of the Dallas, Houston, London, Tampa and Toronto servers (dallas.icttech.net, houston.icttech.net, london.icttech.net, tampa.icttech.net, sip1.icttech.net, sip2.icttech.net, sip3.icttech.net and sip.icttech.net) These changes are done in order to improve the quality of service and also to be able to scale up our ... Read More »

3rd Nov 2015
Harvard cracks DNA storage, crams 700 terabytes of data into a single gram

A bioengineer and geneticist at Harvard’s Wyss Institute have successfully stored 5.5 petabits of data — around 700 terabytes — in a single gram of DNA, smashing the previous DNA data density record by a thousand times.   The work, carried out by George Church and Sri Kosuri, basically treats DNA as just another digital storage device. ... Read More »

30th Mar 2015
BGP spoofing - why nothing on the internet is actually secure

he scariest hack of them all on the internet has been around for a long time, but it doesn't get a lot of attention in the broader tech press. It's BGP spoofing and it compromises the most basic functions of the internet: the routing of data from one system to another.Effective use of BGP spoofing is not within the reach of script kiddies, but ... Read More »

7th Mar 2015
CRTC to introduce a new area code in southwestern Ontario

OTTAWA-GATINEAU — The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced that it will introduce a new area code in southwestern Ontario. Starting on June 4, 2015, new telephone numbers assigned in the 226 and 519 regions may be given area code 548. Existing customers will keep their current area codes and phone ... Read More »

13th Feb 2015
Soft Switching Fails at Scale

There is a significant camp of software developers who are developing software switching solutions for hypervisors. Which is nice, I guess. The use of software switching in the hypervisor has some good points but, in my view they are heavily outweighed by the bad. Update 20140715 Although the logic of this post remains sound at the time it was ... Read More »

10th Dec 2014
Microstopped

Microsoft Serves Takedown Notices to Videos Not Infringing on Anything. Jim Merithew/WIRED Microsoft’s never-ending war on software piracy caused some collateral damage this week. The victims? A handful of prominent YouTube video bloggers. The bloggers—including LockerGnome founder Chris Pirillo and FrugalTech host Bruce Naylor—took ... Read More »

19th Oct 2014
OutLook Conector for ICT

End users who want to use Microsoft Outlook as their preferred email client can do so when Outlook Connector for MDaemon is deployed. Outlook Connector provides groupware and collaboration functionality by connecting the MDaemon email server with the Outlook client to use Outlook's email, calendar with free/busy scheduling, address book, ... Read More »

27th May 2014
New ICT WebMail Features and Upgrades

  ActiveSync for MDaemon - Shared Folders The ActiveSync server now supports shared folders, in addition to personal and public folders, for email, calendar events, contacts, tasks and notes. The new controls allow administrators to enable or disable shared folders for ActiveSync users at the global level, domain level, or account ... Read More »

26th May 2014