Unified Messaging News
July 30, 2009
When integrating instant messaging into business processes, implementing the right policies and offering comprehensive education on use can be as important as buying the right technology in seeing an instant messaging return on investment.
May 07, 2009
Some people still believe that unified communications begins and ends with Voice over IP. But instant messaging is just as critical, if not more so. And establishing an instant messaging strategy is essential. Otherwise everyone in an enterprise ...
May 01, 2008
Early promoters of converged contact centers claim the efficiencies lead to improved sales and happier customers, but the research results are less clear.
March 04, 2008
Google has opened up GrandCentral, a free unified messaging and phone management service, to a limited beta.
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In the SearchVoIP.com videocast, Whatis.com's Alex Howard discusses the differences between unified messaging and unified communications, the features each option allows users and the development of UM to UC. Whether you are considering UC or have ... Continue Reading
Instant messaging (sometimes called IM or IMing) is the ability to easily see whether a chosen friend or co-worker is connected to the Internet and, if they are, to exchange messages with them. Continue Reading
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Unified Communications solutions are intended to incorporate all manners of conveying information and will almost certainly include some form of instant messaging capability. Continue Reading
Messaging and email systems are incorporating more capabilities than ever. Learn what to think about when upgrading your messaging platform. Continue Reading
Unified messaging applications provide a way for remote employees to participate and feel like part of the office, while working off-site. Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: The Portal administrator tool is very easy to navigate and understand; this has to be my favorite feature. As far as...Continue Reading
It's a solution that's still growing, but it has tons of call features, is scalable, and has no licensing requirement.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Asterisk-based telephony solutions offer a rich and flexible feature set. Asterisk offers both classical PBX functionality...Continue Reading
I find the ability to block incoming calls based on the originating number to be the best feature, but the reporting system needs to be more in-depth.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: The list of features the system provides is massive, and the XML used by the end devices allows for custom features to be...Continue Reading
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Exchange 2007 Unified Messaging and Asterisk IP telephony are gaining in popularity. Learn how to make them work together to deliver unified communications. Continue Reading
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Are unified messaging and instant messaging the same thing? How are they distinguished from one anot
Learn the differences between unified messaging (UM) and instant messaging (IM) from UC expert Tony Bradley. Continue Reading
With the recent launch of the 3G iPhone, enterprises are wondering if the device is well-suited to business use. IP telephony expert Jon Arnold details the pros and cons of enterprise iPhone usage, from application support to reliability concerns, ... Continue Reading
Unified messaging has significant benefits and has earned acceptance as its technology has matured. Continue Reading