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Phone futures: Hello smartphone, goodbye rotary: News podcast

Desk phones may be on the way out in the midmarket. CIOs may want to start looking to smartphone technology to replace old handsets on their employees' desks.

Listen in as Zach Church, former news writer for SearchCIO-Midmarket.com, talks about the future of phones. With smartphones becoming more prevalent, CIOs may want to consider getting rid of standard desk phones in favor of something more current.

Read how desk phones are inching toward the trash and learn more about the new technology that will replace them.

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This was last published in March 2008

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