Connected Workplace Blog
Posted by epopova; on Jul 27, 2017
Today, Mitel announced that it “will acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of ShoreTel common stock in an all-cash transaction at a price of $7.50 per share, or a total equity value of approximately $530 million and a total enterprise value of appro…
Posted by tmcelligott; on Jun 15, 2017
With its industry-first multi-terabit routing chipset, Nokia does more than enable a better Internet and communications network, it may revolutionize OSS and the way networks are monitored and managed.
Posted by MBrandenburg; on May 17, 2017
The rise of communications platforms as a service (CPaaS) offerings is one of the hottest topics in the enterprise communications industry right now. Based on our research, the Frost & Sullivan Connected Work team believes that much of the hype and e…
Posted by KSPrice; on May 03, 2017
Category : Cloud
More than 90% of enterprises will seek outside assistance with their cloud strategy and implementation, according to Frost & Sullivan research. Cloud service providers—which staked their entire business on a hands-off, self-service delivery model—are…
Posted by epopova; on Apr 10, 2017
Advancements in software development and cloud architectures are driving a profound shift towards communications technology delivered as a service. Double-digit user and provider revenue growth rates in the hosted Internet Protocol (IP) telephony and…
Posted by MBrandenburg; on Mar 30, 2017
If you missed Elka's panel at Enterprise Connect, check out her pre-session interview, recording live on the show floor.
Posted by BrendanRead; on Mar 10, 2017
Amazon is reportedly planning to offer chatbots while at the same time Avaya has freed up resources to strengthen its contact center market through its networking solution sale to Extreme Networks.
Posted by njamison; on Feb 19, 2017
Thoughts on Avaya Engage
Posted by MBrandenburg; on Feb 14, 2017
I have previously written about the post-PBX apocalypse. In its short form, my message to the UC market has been: Differentiate and evolve to survive. After recently spending a few days with the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) team, I am very pleased…
Posted by robarnold4; on Feb 07, 2017
A 3-in-1 device, supporting voice, visual and data collaboration, Cisco Spark Board is heralded as a revolutionary product. Is it more accurately characterized as much needed evolution for room-based meetings?