Global Manufacturer Improves Collaboration With Integrated Communications Solution
Air Products, a worldwide supplier of atmospheric and specialty gases, equipment, and services, wanted better collaboration tools for its employees. The company was using a variety of collaboration methods, and employees spent a lot of time and effort trying to arrange meetings and contact colleagues. To improve collaboration, Air Products is implementing a more streamlined communications solution based on Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 and the Microsoft RoundTable conferencing device. Employees will work more easily from any location with improved access to colleagues and information. They will have more communications options and will be able to easily move between instant messages and Web conferences. Productivity will increase and travel costs will decrease as a result, and the company will have an advanced communications solution that supports business growth.