Unified Comms

The unified communications puzzle has come together via video conferencing and various messaging technologies.

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Enterprise Mobility Management: Embracing BYOD Through Secure App & Data Delivery

    Discover how IT can easily manage the ever-expanding diversity of mobile devices and platforms and expand their value by focusing on managing business content with a complete enterprise mobility management solution.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Using Convergence to Simplify Mobility

    Common misconceptions about unified communications (UC) and mobility may lead IT to dismiss UC solutions, but there’s more to UC than VoIP and more to mobility than cell phones. Find out what UC really is and how it can solve a host of problems for your mobile workers, whether they...

    Sponsored By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Homecare Planning Solution

    This briefing focuses on home care planning solutions. Readers can see how Quintiq offers a single solution that offers users full control and flexibility through built-in intelligence. It also shows benefits such as ease of use and efficiency.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Transportation Network Visibility

    This whitepaper focuses on network logistics by offering a transportation network viability test. It includes five warning signs that companies can use to see if there are ways to make their logistical operations more efficient.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    APM Mobility Case Study

    Most of the organisations wanted to have an effective and efficient communications to their clients. This study gives you an idea on how to simplify smartphone integration and capitalise on Shoretel Unified Communications features and cost-saving call capabilities. Read this case study today to learn how Shoretel gives you...

    Sponsored By ShoreTel

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    UC to Go: Connect Your Teams With Unified Communications

    With unified communications (UC), it’s easier for mobile workers to stay connected and stay productive. The challenge is finding the best UC solution to support their work styles. Of businesses that have implemented UC, 82% report ROI met or exceeded expectations, and 70% report that the biggest benefit is “improved...

    Sponsored By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    What’s better? “What Is”, or “What Was”

    With real-time visibility of your endpoints you can act on the most recent intelligence, not historical data. Now you can quickly identify and remediate under-protected and noncompliant endpoints.

    Sponsored By McAfee

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Tolly Test Report. Make Critical Security Decisions Faster using Real Time Data

    Why use manual tools and scripts on every single endpoint when you can analyze and mitigate 500 endpoints in five steps, in less than five minutes from a single console?

    Sponsored By McAfee

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    4 tips for better capacity planning

    This briefing outlines 4 tips for better capacity planning that your company can use to become the preferred supplier. With these tips your company can achieve optimal capacity plans and accurate delivery dates and gain a competitive advantage.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • Podcasts // Feb 2014

    AIG Podcast

    Learn how AIG's Global Performance Architecture Group improved the performance of their services to deliver better experiences and payoffs for businesses and end-users alike. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics of interest. Before deciding please...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Webcasts // Feb 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Overcoming the challenges of multifactor authentication

    Many cloud service providers are rolling out two-factor authentication features to address the increasing challenges that come from relying on passwords alone to secure user access and company data. Multifactor authentication is a great step towards stronger security and access management. Unfortunately, for enterprises that leverage more than a...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Google Apps - The leader in Cloud Business Email

    According to a report by The Radicati Group, 27% of the world’s business inboxes now live in the cloud. This whitepaper takes a detailed look into cloud business email and addresses reasons why The Radicati Group has positioned Google as one of the leaders of the pack. Read more.

    Sponsored By Google

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Using Cloud-Based Fax to Minimize Security Breaches and Compliance Risks

    Enterprises that rely heavily on fax view regulatory compliance as a major business component. Non-compliance issues that arise from security breaches and other forms of information leakage often result in substantial regulatory penalties, both civil and criminal. As government regulations regarding information security evolve, the need to align fax systems...

    Sponsored By OpenText

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    IDC Report: The Future of eMail is Social

    This IDC white paper looks at the current state of enterprise email and perceived and real problems that surround its use. The paper discusses the changing nature of collaboration and work fueled by the social web by examining email trends and the emergence of new social collaboration tools. It reveals...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    IDC: Mobile Video Collaboration - The New Business Reality

    The powerful combination of mobility and real-time video communications is further enhanced by the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend in mobility. This consumerization of IT brings to bear a number of new concerns about liability, privacy, and security. As a result, enterprise IT stakeholders are rapidly building a strategy for BYOD through...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    The Art of Teleworking

    There is a new class of workers out there - working from their homes nearly autonomously. Some call them teleworkers, some telecommuters. Armed with remote access to their corporate network, with toll-free numbers, VPNs and mobile phones, they escape traffic jams, bad weather, and high fuel prices, and are able...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Creating a collaboration culture throughout the enterprise: An adoption methodology

    The enterprise imperative: successful adoption. This paper introduces an adoption methodology developed by Polycom and built on proven best practices and years of experience. The methodology is designed to ensure an enduser experience that is reliable and intuitive, and that makes collaboration central to how organizations meet their day-today business...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Unified Collaboration Transforms Education

    Read about the key trends to make the most of your enterprise video & unified communications initiatives. Education institutions are one of the top growing adopters of rich media collaboration and video solutions. The use of a video conferencing solution can enhance collaboration in the education network and extend e-learning...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Video Collaboration in Education: Building a Foundation for the Digital Age

    Video communication is becoming more common in education at all levels around the world, as the walls between classrooms disappear. This Center for Digital Education white paper shows how video collaboration is an essential part of the education environment that enables cost savings, engages students and creates a more productive...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Music Performance and Instruction over High-Speed Networks

    High-speed IP networks are creating opportunities for new kinds of real-time applications that connect artists and audiences across the world. A new generation of audio-visual technology is required to deliver the exceptionally high quality required to enjoy remote performances. This paper describes how the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) uses...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Business Video Transforms Tele-Health

    Key trends in Tele-Health to make the most of your enterprise video initiative. Tele-health ensures delivery of proper medical advice at the appropriate place and time. It is of immense help to a vast majority of population with inequitable distribution of resources. This is especially important, considering about 60 percent...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    New Healthcare Vision: Collaborative video solutions improving care and reducing cost

    Telemedicine. You know the term. You have heard the buzz, you have marveled at its potential, and now you marvel at how it brings you the stroke services of a neurologist that is 100 miles away. A unique confluence of events, timing and technologies are making the successful implementation of...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Collaborative Video: Delivering Better Care Coordination, Medical Education and Avoiding Unnecessary Re-hospitalizations

    From programs that support case management, dental hygiene, to smoking cessation programs and others such as those that support mental and emotional well-being, communication is key. Enabling the patient and the healthcare team to freely communicate through live collaborative video whenever needed is vital in keeping the community connected and...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Telestroke Solutions

    Telestroke is a form of telemedicine that enables emergency department physicians practicing in rural or remote areas to access and communicate with neurological stroke care experts. Stroke care experts can use video conferencing to visually assess the ability of a patient in performing specific tasks based on the NIH Stroke...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD Smart Solution

    Today's CIO must deliver innovative business solutions and give employees more freedom to work the way they want - all while reducing IT complexity. Consumer devices have proven to be a cost effective and attractive way to keep employees engaged and productive, but many organizations struggle with securely introducing these...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD: Device freedom without compromising the IT network

    To understand the challenges Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) poses, it is helpful to understand the business trends that are driving BYOD adoption. BYOD has become one of the most influential trends that has or will touch each and every IT organization. The BYOD trend means much more than...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    More Than Just a Cloud-Based Business Phone System

    In today’s high-pressure world, businesses need an evolved, professional phone system that can be relied upon to not only serve employees located in the office, but the flexibility to accommodate employees who are working both remotely and in other geographic locations. As employees change the types of devices they use...

    Provided By Ring Central

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Finding agility in the age of applications

    Bringing it all together: the complete application lifecycle. This white paper illustrates how Agile helps application teams deliver higher-quality software faster. Learn how Agile encourages collaboration between application and business teams. Assisting by providing software development and deployment solutions that are more closely aligned with business requirements and help to...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Embrace change with HP Agile Manager

    HP Agile Manager helps testers, developers and business analyst teams be adept in the face of complexity and change. The Agile platform offers a clean, intuitive web based interface with advanced visualisation. IT allows users visibility into project work using real-time, analytics and dashboards. Developers can freely choose to test...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    SIP Trunks – Keeping your UC Systems Secure

    The appeal of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunks as a means of connecting UC systems to the outside world is growing in popularity. SIP trunks offer lower operating costs, more flexibility in ordering service and capacities and advanced features, such as virtual phone numbers in different geographies, which let companies...

    Provided By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Making it work: Using Cisco and Microsoft Lync to Drive Collaboration

    Microsoft Lync is posting impressive adoption rates. Cisco remains a heavyweight in networks and IP PBX systems. And the list of up-and-comers looking for a piece of the UCC pie continues to grow. With interoperability a chief concern for IT, is it really Microsoft vs. Cisco or can they work...

    Provided By AVI-SPL

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Unified Communications

    Organizations are largely relying on TCO and ROI models in determining whether or not to invest in a unified communications (UC) solution. But what other factors are they considering? Read the white paper “Mobility And Business Outcomes Are Driving The Adoption Of Unified Communications” to get a clear picture of...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The role of the network in cloud computing

    For a network that better supports your cloud and brings the most value possible to your business, its design has to be considered in the early stages of cloud planning. Read the white paper "Networking for cloud computing" to discover specific networking considerations for public, private and hybrid clouds.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Avaya Trend Advisor: The Top 4 Midmarket Challenges

    After a rough few years, midsize businesses are ready to increase capital spending and invest in new technology. Explore the latest midmarket trends and see how unified communications and collaboration can help you tackle the challenges associated with business growth.

    Provided By Avaya

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Top 10 Things to Consider For Mobile Video Collaboration

    Collaboration Success: There's no substitute for face-to-face communication. Explore our top tips and see how simple it can be to unite increasingly fractured groups of employees, partners and clients with a customised mobile video collaboration solution.

    Provided By Avaya

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The New World of Mobility Management

    Today, CIOs must support multiple devices per person, secure the use of corporate and personally-owned devices, and deal with a tidal wave of new data. Read this report to learn of the 3 phases of Enterprise Mobility employed to transform business into a mobile-enabled business. Further, the questions you...

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Executive Brief: Five steps to successfully migrate to 802.11ac

    802.11ac is well on its way to becoming the standard for next-generation Wi-Fi. Whether you are an early adopter who has already started planning, or like several organizations, unsure of your next step, the following guidelines will help you prepare and plan for a successful migration to an 802.11ac WLAN.

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco-Webex – Now Meet with Up to Three for FREE!

    IT Professionals! Get on board with Cisco WebEx online meetings. Conduct unlimited online meetings with up to three people for free - for life (or at least as long as you care to keep your free Basic Account)! Meet via whatever you want – your notebook, your iPhone, your...

    Provided By Cisco Systems, Inc

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco-WebEx – Now Meet with Up to Three for FREE!

    Online collaboration tools have made it possible for organizations to collaborate with colleagues across organizations and halfway across the planet. These tools contribute to increased productivity, and prolonged connections between disparate teams and partners. If you’re looking to interact with colleagues, clients or prospects via your notebook, your iPhone,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems, Inc

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Manage customer calls more efficiently without the high cost of adding infrastructure

    TIPT Call Centre is an optional service with Telstra IP Telephony (TIPT), a fully featured IP telephony solution. TIPT Call Centre is a secure, hosted system that lets you dynamically handle incoming customer voice calls for single or multiple sites and across multiple numbers. Read on to see how TIPT...

    Provided By Telstra

  • Webcasts // Feb 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Overcoming the challenges of multifactor authentication

    Many cloud service providers are rolling out two-factor authentication features to address the increasing challenges that come from relying on passwords alone to secure user access and company data. Multifactor authentication is a great step towards stronger security and access management. Unfortunately, for enterprises that leverage more than a...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    IDC Report: The Future of eMail is Social

    This IDC white paper looks at the current state of enterprise email and perceived and real problems that surround its use. The paper discusses the changing nature of collaboration and work fueled by the social web by examining email trends and the emergence of new social collaboration tools. It reveals...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    APM Mobility Case Study

    Most of the organisations wanted to have an effective and efficient communications to their clients. This study gives you an idea on how to simplify smartphone integration and capitalise on Shoretel Unified Communications features and cost-saving call capabilities. Read this case study today to learn how Shoretel gives you...

    Sponsored By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Using Cloud-Based Fax to Minimize Security Breaches and Compliance Risks

    Enterprises that rely heavily on fax view regulatory compliance as a major business component. Non-compliance issues that arise from security breaches and other forms of information leakage often result in substantial regulatory penalties, both civil and criminal. As government regulations regarding information security evolve, the need to align fax systems...

    Sponsored By OpenText

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Homecare Planning Solution

    This briefing focuses on home care planning solutions. Readers can see how Quintiq offers a single solution that offers users full control and flexibility through built-in intelligence. It also shows benefits such as ease of use and efficiency.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Transportation Network Visibility

    This whitepaper focuses on network logistics by offering a transportation network viability test. It includes five warning signs that companies can use to see if there are ways to make their logistical operations more efficient.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    UC to Go: Connect Your Teams With Unified Communications

    With unified communications (UC), it’s easier for mobile workers to stay connected and stay productive. The challenge is finding the best UC solution to support their work styles. Of businesses that have implemented UC, 82% report ROI met or exceeded expectations, and 70% report that the biggest benefit is “improved...

    Sponsored By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Using Convergence to Simplify Mobility

    Common misconceptions about unified communications (UC) and mobility may lead IT to dismiss UC solutions, but there’s more to UC than VoIP and more to mobility than cell phones. Find out what UC really is and how it can solve a host of problems for your mobile workers, whether they...

    Sponsored By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    IDC: Mobile Video Collaboration - The New Business Reality

    The powerful combination of mobility and real-time video communications is further enhanced by the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend in mobility. This consumerization of IT brings to bear a number of new concerns about liability, privacy, and security. As a result, enterprise IT stakeholders are rapidly building a strategy for BYOD through...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    The Art of Teleworking

    There is a new class of workers out there - working from their homes nearly autonomously. Some call them teleworkers, some telecommuters. Armed with remote access to their corporate network, with toll-free numbers, VPNs and mobile phones, they escape traffic jams, bad weather, and high fuel prices, and are able...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Creating a collaboration culture throughout the enterprise: An adoption methodology

    The enterprise imperative: successful adoption. This paper introduces an adoption methodology developed by Polycom and built on proven best practices and years of experience. The methodology is designed to ensure an enduser experience that is reliable and intuitive, and that makes collaboration central to how organizations meet their day-today business...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Unified Collaboration Transforms Education

    Read about the key trends to make the most of your enterprise video & unified communications initiatives. Education institutions are one of the top growing adopters of rich media collaboration and video solutions. The use of a video conferencing solution can enhance collaboration in the education network and extend e-learning...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Video Collaboration in Education: Building a Foundation for the Digital Age

    Video communication is becoming more common in education at all levels around the world, as the walls between classrooms disappear. This Center for Digital Education white paper shows how video collaboration is an essential part of the education environment that enables cost savings, engages students and creates a more productive...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Music Performance and Instruction over High-Speed Networks

    High-speed IP networks are creating opportunities for new kinds of real-time applications that connect artists and audiences across the world. A new generation of audio-visual technology is required to deliver the exceptionally high quality required to enjoy remote performances. This paper describes how the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) uses...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Business Video Transforms Tele-Health

    Key trends in Tele-Health to make the most of your enterprise video initiative. Tele-health ensures delivery of proper medical advice at the appropriate place and time. It is of immense help to a vast majority of population with inequitable distribution of resources. This is especially important, considering about 60 percent...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    New Healthcare Vision: Collaborative video solutions improving care and reducing cost

    Telemedicine. You know the term. You have heard the buzz, you have marveled at its potential, and now you marvel at how it brings you the stroke services of a neurologist that is 100 miles away. A unique confluence of events, timing and technologies are making the successful implementation of...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Collaborative Video: Delivering Better Care Coordination, Medical Education and Avoiding Unnecessary Re-hospitalizations

    From programs that support case management, dental hygiene, to smoking cessation programs and others such as those that support mental and emotional well-being, communication is key. Enabling the patient and the healthcare team to freely communicate through live collaborative video whenever needed is vital in keeping the community connected and...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Telestroke Solutions

    Telestroke is a form of telemedicine that enables emergency department physicians practicing in rural or remote areas to access and communicate with neurological stroke care experts. Stroke care experts can use video conferencing to visually assess the ability of a patient in performing specific tasks based on the NIH Stroke...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Google Apps - The leader in Cloud Business Email

    According to a report by The Radicati Group, 27% of the world’s business inboxes now live in the cloud. This whitepaper takes a detailed look into cloud business email and addresses reasons why The Radicati Group has positioned Google as one of the leaders of the pack. Read more.

    Sponsored By Google

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    What’s better? “What Is”, or “What Was”

    With real-time visibility of your endpoints you can act on the most recent intelligence, not historical data. Now you can quickly identify and remediate under-protected and noncompliant endpoints.

    Sponsored By McAfee

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Tolly Test Report. Make Critical Security Decisions Faster using Real Time Data

    Why use manual tools and scripts on every single endpoint when you can analyze and mitigate 500 endpoints in five steps, in less than five minutes from a single console?

    Sponsored By McAfee

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    4 tips for better capacity planning

    This briefing outlines 4 tips for better capacity planning that your company can use to become the preferred supplier. With these tips your company can achieve optimal capacity plans and accurate delivery dates and gain a competitive advantage.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD Smart Solution

    Today's CIO must deliver innovative business solutions and give employees more freedom to work the way they want - all while reducing IT complexity. Consumer devices have proven to be a cost effective and attractive way to keep employees engaged and productive, but many organizations struggle with securely introducing these...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    BYOD: Device freedom without compromising the IT network

    To understand the challenges Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) poses, it is helpful to understand the business trends that are driving BYOD adoption. BYOD has become one of the most influential trends that has or will touch each and every IT organization. The BYOD trend means much more than...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • Podcasts // Feb 2014

    AIG Podcast

    Learn how AIG's Global Performance Architecture Group improved the performance of their services to deliver better experiences and payoffs for businesses and end-users alike. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics of interest. Before deciding please...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Enterprise Mobility Management: Embracing BYOD Through Secure App & Data Delivery

    Discover how IT can easily manage the ever-expanding diversity of mobile devices and platforms and expand their value by focusing on managing business content with a complete enterprise mobility management solution.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Feb 2008

    Compare IP PBX systems from leading vendors like Cisco, Nortel and Avaya

    This Comparison Guide features the leading PBX systems from established vendors like Siemens, Cisco, Avaya and Nortel as well as cutting edge systems from new vendors like Shoretel and Fonality. The Enterprise IP PBX market is rapidly changing to keep pace with the rapid technological and business process changes...

    Provided By VoIP-News

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The role of the network in cloud computing

    For a network that better supports your cloud and brings the most value possible to your business, its design has to be considered in the early stages of cloud planning. Read the white paper "Networking for cloud computing" to discover specific networking considerations for public, private and hybrid clouds.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Unified Communications

    Organizations are largely relying on TCO and ROI models in determining whether or not to invest in a unified communications (UC) solution. But what other factors are they considering? Read the white paper “Mobility And Business Outcomes Are Driving The Adoption Of Unified Communications” to get a clear picture of...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    The Evolution of Cisco Switching

    A thorough understanding of the fundamentals of routing and switching dynamics is not only necessary but expected by network professionals today. While the various processes may run almost invisibly on a properly configured device in a healthy network, inevitable issues will nearly always require the ability to examine problems at...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    A Conference Control Protocol for Highly Interactive Video-conferencing

    Video-conferencing is an efficient means for distributed collaboration especially for people separated by substantial distance. One can identify various paradigms of distributed multimedia collaboration. The interactive video-conference paradigm requires the highest degree of interactivity and scalability. A desirable paradigm for interactive videoconferences requires a number of media channels for video...

    Provided By University of Washington

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    More Than Just a Cloud-Based Business Phone System

    In today’s high-pressure world, businesses need an evolved, professional phone system that can be relied upon to not only serve employees located in the office, but the flexibility to accommodate employees who are working both remotely and in other geographic locations. As employees change the types of devices they use...

    Provided By Ring Central

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    SIP Trunks – Keeping your UC Systems Secure

    The appeal of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunks as a means of connecting UC systems to the outside world is growing in popularity. SIP trunks offer lower operating costs, more flexibility in ordering service and capacities and advanced features, such as virtual phone numbers in different geographies, which let companies...

    Provided By ShoreTel

  • Analyst Briefings // Nov 2013

    Mobility and Business Outcomes Are Driving the Adoption of Unified Communications

    To better understand the value that firms are deriving from Unified Communications (UC), the status of its adoption, and the barriers to full implementation, IBM engaged Forrester Consulting to survey network and telecom buyers and reflect upon existing research. Data from this survey, combined with existing research and insights, yields...

    Provided By IBM

  • Tools & Templates // Sep 2010

    Cisco TelePresence Calculator: Save Money and Reduce Your Carbon Imprint

    Learn how TelePresence can help pay for itself, while lowering greenhouse gas. Use this calculator to answer these two questions: How much greenhouse gas can Cisco TelePresence help me avoid?How long does it take for Cisco TelePresence to pay for itself?

    Provided By TANDBERG, now part of Cisco

  • White Papers // Jul 2004

    IP Multimedia Subsystem: IMS - Overview and Applications

    This white paper presents an overview of the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), provides examples of various services that this new environment can offer to end users, and outlines the benefits of IMS as a service delivery environment. The goal is to explain why operators should purchase and deploy such a...

    Provided By 3G Americas

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Cisco Secure Mobility Solution

    When users access the Internet from their corporate office, their traffic is checked by a proxy-server for Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) controls, but when the same corporate computers connect from users' homes, no traffic filtering is performed. Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility combined with Cisco ASA and Cisco IronPort WSA provides...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // May 2011

    Using Voice over IP (VoIP) in Mobile Networks

    Early in the last decade, service providers viewed VoIP as a threat to their traditional revenue streams. This has turned out to be true and is made possible by VoIP and the Internet, which is not distance-sensitive with respect to the cost of access. It is clear that VoIP will...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // May 2013

    Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express

    Unified Communications, once a cutting-edge approach to voice communications, has gained status as a widely adopted way of communicating. Leveraging a more integrated approach between data networks and voice communications, this technology brings an incredible feature set to even smaller business entities. For small-to-medium sized companies, the Cisco Communications Manager...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Cisco Service Provider Next Generation Networks

    What is Cisco Service Provider Next Generation Networks (IP NGN) and why do we care? This white paper will answer those questions and look at some of the technologies that are used within those networks. It will also provide examples of configurations for some of those platforms and contrast the...

    Provided By Global Knowledge