Mobile Unified Communications
- July 15, 2010
Some unified communications professionals are skeptical about how tablet computers fit into an enterprise's mobile UC strategy.
- May 06, 2010
Wireless operators promise higher bandwidth and lower latency with 4G networks, but it remains unclear whether the benefits of mobile video conferencing for enterprises will compensate for its limitations.
- October 15, 2009
Presence and instant messaging are just as -- if not more -- critical to mobile unified communications (UC) than Voice over Wi-Fi, regardless of whether an enterprise deploys a dual-mode fixed mobile convergence (FMC) product. FMC can keep roaming ...
- June 11, 2009
Fixed mobile convergence (FMC) and savings on business IP telephony applications are still driving mobile unified communications, as vendors court cost-conscious enterprises. The big question now is how to extend those savings to employees outside ...
- April 23, 2009
At Kraft Foods, technology was only half of the equation in a unified communications (UC) and collaboration pilot program. The company reinvented the physical workspace for employees while also introducing new technologies.
- April 16, 2009
Mitel Networks is adding a fixed-mobile convergence simultaneous-ringing feature to its flagship unified communications (UC) product, IP Communications Platform for SMBs.
- March 05, 2009
IP PBX and unified communications vendor Avaya announced a deep partnership with DiVitas, a developer of dual-mode fixed-mobile convergence technology. The partnership involves product integration and go-to-market cooperation
- January 29, 2009
Mobile device security is becoming a priority as unified communications goes wireless, but the move to IP can prove a boon to beleaguered administrators.
- January 19, 2009
Mobile messaging and UC are allowing New Mexico's 13th Judicial District Court System to save taxpayer dollars and provide court employees with simpler case management capabilities.
- October 30, 2008
Unified communications adoption is driven in part by users who demand more flexibility in when, where and how they work. They are using cloud-based consumer tools to transform how they work. IT organizations need to adapt.
- September 11, 2008
When enterprises wrest control of their mobile unified communications strategy from users, the benefits can be bountiful. A recent report from Nemertes Research found that companies saw 15% improvements in key metrics such as increased sales.
- September 04, 2008
While showing great promise, mobile VoIP has seen only niche usage in today's enterprise.
- July 17, 2008
Mobile video tutorials and guidance could transform field service communications when the cellular networks are ready.
- June 26, 2008
Properly managing unified communications and educating staff can mean the difference between accelerating business, and killing concentration and personal time.
- June 05, 2008
Microsoft OCS gives enterprises much of the unified communications capability they need, but to truly tap into UC's power, they must also look to third parties.