Unified Communications Nation

Understanding Unified Communications

  • UC is dead, long live UC?

    Katherine Finnell - Associate Editor 24 Nov 2015
  • Unified communications will soon reach its "use by" date, and the next evolution of enterprise communications is around the corner, analysts say. But what exactly is coming next? UC has reached ...

  • How the Xbox spawned the Microsoft Surface Hub

    Luke O'Neill - Senior Site Editor 23 Oct 2015
  • Microsoft executive Michael Angiulo had a thought: If a couple teenagers in separate parts of the country, or world, can connect in a minute or two and talk, look at and play a video game together, ...

  • Communication integration drives business app productivity

    Katherine Finnell - Associate Editor 23 Sep 2015
  • Mobility and the cloud have become the primary drivers for organizations to integrate communication capabilities like voice and video with business applications. Moving unified communications (UC) ...

  • Is your PBX bad for business?

    Katherine Finnell - Associate Editor 17 Jul 2015
  • The legacy PBX is still a fixture for some organizations, but it may be holding them back from reaching their business goals. 8x8's Mike Reinhart, senior product marketing manager, and David Leach, ...

  • The three UC issues to address before you deploy

    Katherine Finnell - Associate Editor 02 Jul 2015
  • Before making the move to unified communications (UC), every organization must prioritize three issues: scalability, application integration and security. Failure to address these issues can have ...