Cloud Communications

No Jitter Roll: This Week in Enterprise Communications

Michelle Burbick | October 14, 2016 |
Today's collection of what's hot and happening includes snippets of news from Oblong, Teem, Sprint, Citrix, Lifesize, RingCentral, Mitel, and Fuze.

The Cloud is NOT the Answer to Everything

Dave Stein | October 12, 2016 |
As robust hybrid offerings continue to come to market, I believe this will become the dominant communications technology architecture for years to come.

Know Your ShoreTel Hybrid Options

Brian Riggs | October 12, 2016 |
Next up in what's turned into a series of hybrid UC services blogs: ShoreTel

Need Cloud Communications Services? Talk to Your Telco

Mykola Konrad | October 11, 2016 |
Competition to deliver great cloud experiences will be fierce, and that's good news for enterprises.

Is Cloud Communications Inevitable?

Eric Krapf | October 10, 2016 |
Enterprise acceptance is on the rise and vendor commitment growing...

No Jitter Roll: This Week in Enterprise Communications

Michelle Burbick | October 07, 2016 |
This week's collection of what's hot and happening includes Microsoft investment news, Avaya's networking play, Altocloud's Salesforce integration, AT&T's SD-WAN strategy, and Genband's patent trials.

Join Legacy Video Gear to Skype for Business Online Meetings, Now!

Beth Schultz | October 06, 2016 |
West UC rolls out video transcoding service that allows one-click integration of legacy video endpoints into Skype for Business meetings.

Success with Skype: Ignite Recap, and What's Headed Your Way

Kevin Kieller | October 06, 2016 |
My thoughts on how a variety of last week's Ignite announcements will impact Skype for Business

No Jitter Roll: This Week in Enterprise Communications

Michelle Burbick | September 30, 2016 |
This week's collection of what's hot and happening covers Microsoft Ignite tidbits, Google's cloud moves, Digium's new Asterisk release, and snippets from Toshiba, Voss, and HPE.

Where Are You with Cloud Migration?

Gary Audin | September 30, 2016 |
A McKinsey & Company survey sheds light on IaaS adoption trends across different-sized businesses.

Cloud Voice Quality: Skype for Business Partners Got You Covered

Beth Schultz | September 29, 2016 |
Get help from the Skype for Business partner ecosystem to assure your enterprise users have great end-to-end calling experiences.

Broad Momentum for BroadSoft

Brent Kelly | September 29, 2016 |
Will BroadSoft be a 'Top 3' communications company?

The Good and Bad of Microsoft's Cloud Strategy

Zeus Kerravala | September 28, 2016 |
Microsoft is well positioned to give Amazon a run for its money in the cloud market, but it needs to break away from its Microsoft-centric approach.

An Accelerating Rise to the Cloud

Irwin Lazar | September 28, 2016 |
Announcements from leading technology companies underscore the idea that for most businesses, it's no longer a matter of "if" but "when" applications will shift to the cloud.

Showtime for Skype for Business Online

Beth Schultz | September 27, 2016 |
With its latest series of advancements for Skype for Business Online, Microsoft execs want to make sure you know its cloud communications story is "very real."

Cloud Communications Right to Your Doorstep

Beth Schultz | September 26, 2016 |
Eliminating the vagaries of the public Internet could help more enterprises move to cloud communications services.

No Jitter Roll: This Week in Enterprise Communications

Michelle Burbick | September 23, 2016 |
Today's collection of what's hot and happening touches on snippets of news around cloud, video, SIP, mobility, and changes in leadership.

Microsoft Ignite: Skype for Business Cloud PBX Solutions a Key Focus

Sheila McGee-Smith | September 23, 2016 |
Since the Office 365 E5 release, Microsoft has focused on identifying remaining gaps that need to be filled by partner solutions to provide a robust Cloud PBX solution.

Thinking Cloud Analytics

Gary Audin | September 23, 2016 |
Analytics providing insight into applications moved to the cloud, the user experience, and usage patterns can be used to inform business decisions.

RingCentral Adds Direct-to-Cloud Access Ramp

Beth Schultz | September 21, 2016 |
Targets direct interconnections at midmarket, enterprise companies with more than 250 users per location.


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April 5, 2017

Its no secret that the cloud offers significant benefits to enterprises - including cost reduction, scalability, higher efficiency, and more flexibility. If your phone system and contact center are

March 22, 2017

As today's competitive business environments push workforces into overdrive, many enterprises are seeking ways of streamlining workflows while optimizing productivity, business agility, and speed.

March 8, 2017

Enterprise IT's ability to innovate is critical to the success of the business -- 80% of CIOs agree. But the CIO role has never been more challenging than it is today, with rising operational respo

March 23, 2017
Tim Banting, of Current Analysis, gives us a peek into what the next three years will bring in advance of his Enterprise Connect session exploring the question: Will there be a new model for enterpris....
March 15, 2017
Andrew Prokop, communications evangelist with Arrow Systems Integration, discusses the evolving role of the all-important session border controller.
March 9, 2017
Organizer Alan Quayle gives us the lowdown on programmable communications and all you need to know about participating in this pre-Enterprise Connect hackathon.
March 3, 2017
From protecting against new vulnerabilities to keeping security assessments up to date, security consultant Mark Collier shares tips on how best to protect your UC systems.
February 24, 2017
UC analyst Blair Pleasant sorts through the myriad cloud architectural models underlying UCaaS and CCaaS offerings, and explains why knowing the differences matter.
February 17, 2017
From the most basics of basics to the hidden gotchas, UC consultant Melissa Swartz helps demystify the complex world of SIP trunking.
February 7, 2017
UC&C consultant Kevin Kieller, a partner at enableUC, shares pointers for making the right architectural choices for your Skype for Business deployment.
February 1, 2017
Elka Popova, a Frost & Sullivan program director, shares a status report on the UCaaS market today and offers her perspective on what large enterprises need before committing to UC in the cloud.
January 26, 2017
Andrew Davis, co-founder of Wainhouse Research and chair of the Video track at Enterprise Connect 2017, sorts through the myriad cloud video service options and shares how to tell if your choice is en....
January 23, 2017
Sheila McGee-Smith, Contact Center/Customer Experience track chair for Enterprise Connect 2017, tells us what we need to know about the role cloud software is playing in contact centers today.