New & Notable
Unified Communications ROI News
March 21, 2019
Several vendors at Enterprise Connect 2019 focused on contact center AI innovation and virtual agents. But are businesses actually ready for the technology?
November 08, 2018
Talkdesk iQ, the cloud contact center startup's new AI platform, includes an analytics dashboard and bot development tools. The vendor also announced a new 100% uptime SLA for enterprise calling.
October 22, 2018
In UC news, NEC Display introduces new meeting room hardware, MTD uses NewVoiceMedia to improve its contact center, and Fuze announces new mobile upgrades and analytics tools.
March 01, 2018
Genesys acquires analytics vendor Altocloud to help businesses find sales opportunities in online customer interactions. Genesys will integrate Altocloud into omnichannel contact center products.
Unified Communications ROI Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Unified communications as a service (UCaaS) is a cloud delivery model that offers a variety of communication and collaboration applications and services. Continue Reading
You put the future in front of them, yet users still embrace 1-800 conferencing lines. The disconnect often stems from insufficient end-user training and internal marketing. Continue Reading
The industry may lack vendor-neutral certifications, but hands-on UC training can help workers master products, advance their careers and boost their salaries. Continue Reading
Evaluate Unified Communications ROI Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
There is more than one way to showcase the value of unified communications in the boardroom. UC analytics can help companies obtain the metrics they need to prove a business case. Continue Reading
How can unified communications tools benefit your business? Explore these six unified communications benefits to make the right purchase decision for your needs. Continue Reading
While TCO can be a helpful metric when weighing on-premises UC options, it's less relevant for evaluating cloud services. Comparing on-premises UC vs. UCaaS has two considerations. Continue Reading
Manage Unified Communications ROI
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Making a business case for unified communications isn't the same as deciding on a PBX. ROI, for example, isn't as important. But training is. Here is what you should focus on. Continue Reading
Providing a consistent UC experience means taking a second look at budgets to determine how to outfit home workers with UC devices like headsets and webcams. Continue Reading
Reaping the collaboration benefits of AI may take some time. Learn how AI for meetings can improve the collaboration experience through automation and predictive insight. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Unified Communications ROI Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Preparing a request-for-proposal document for potential UC cloud services requires several elements. Learn how to write an RFP for cloud UC to meet your organization's needs. Continue Reading
Organizations that don't seek an employee consultation before deploying communications tools may struggle with adoption. Learn how to deploy tools that employees want to use. Continue Reading
Chapter 6 of the book "VoIP and Unified Communications: Internet Telephony and the Future Voice Network" offers a history of VoIP and UC technologies. Continue Reading