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Are Businesses Losing Sight of what Enterprise Collaboration Is?

Are Businesses Losing Sight of what Enterprise Collaboration Is?

Ease of use and convenience are important, but should other factors such as reliability, security and quality, integrated into workflow, not also rank as highly?

What is the difference between enterprise communication and collaboration, and why is it important to know what you need?

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What's Happening with Microsoft Skype for Business and Teams?

What's Happening with Microsoft Skype for Business and Teams?

You may be aware that Microsoft are currently holding their annual conference, Ignite, for Enterprise IT and business executive. As a service provider, you have probably seen the announcement about Teams and Skype for Business, and you may be wondering how this is going to affect you going forward.

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Doing Enterprise Collaboration the Right Way

Doing Enterprise Collaboration the Right Way

Every business wants to have the right collaboration tools that employees use effectively and frequently to deliver improved performance and more efficient working practices.

But what does doing enterprise collaboration the right way mean?

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The solution to better collaboration is…

The solution to better collaboration is…

Attend one of our 45-minute unified collaboration workshops and understand how to create the perfect communication solution for your business.

Agenda

Understanding your business needs – Internal customers drive adoption
The challenge – Is it hardware, software, user base or a combination of them that is the challenge?
Migration to the cloud – Is it right for your business? What are the steps that can be taken?
New technology and platforms – Can it improve my collaboration? How can it be part of a bigger solution?

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Why cloud migration is like Brexit – In (a lot) less than 4,200 words

Why cloud migration is like Brexit – In (a lot) less than 4,200 words

Like Brexit, migration to the cloud can happen several different ways, but unlike Brexit, you get to choose which is best for your company without people doing it on your behalf.

Hard, Soft or Something Else Completely?

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The Problem with Most Enterprise Video Systems, and How to Get Past It

The Problem with Most Enterprise Video Systems, and How to Get Past It

The sad truth though is that until recently enterprise video has failed to fulfil its promise:

Limited Reach – thanks to the high costs associated with the devices and extensive infrastructure requirements, most video conferencing today remains confined to the conference rooms, which in turn restricts availability and reach
Complex to Use – users often have difficulty launching calls and connecting to meetings, resulting in a less than optimal user experience that most people would rather avoid
Difficult to Manage – most video conferencing deployments require extensive IT involvement and hand-holding through comprehensive support and services. What’s more, most video conferencing sits separate from other enterprise communication applications. All of which stretches IT resources too thin and makes management a complex proposition
Lack of Integration into Workflows – users have routines for completing tasks efficiently and effectively, that they don’t like being changed

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