Author: Irwin Lazar

Avaya is delivering new products and capabilities like never before, but all under the cloud of its recent Chapter 11 filing. Read more at NoJitter.com ...

Executive Summary A relatively new type of communications application has gained a rapidly expanding foothold inside the modern enterprise: Team chat. These applications (also called team messaging, team collaboration, persistent messaging, and workstream communications) enable individuals to communicate within teams or workgroups in context within persistent...

Slack's launch of Enterprise Grid puts Slack clearly into competition with Cisco, Microsoft, and others in the enterprise communications and collaboration market. Read more at NoJitter.com...

The Nemertes Unified Communications and Collaboration Maturity Model highlights organizational strategies and technologies required to deliver successful collaboration services and applications. Leveraging data from the 2016-17 Unified Communications and Collaboration Benchmark, it shows where organizations are today, and where they need to improve. Nemertes provides...

Cisco Spark Board further validates the immersive group collaboration market, and provides an opportunity for Cisco customers to improve distributed and virtual team collaboration. Read more at NoJitter.com....

The 2017 forecast for unified communications trends includes a flurry of APIs, a steady stream of video, a team-messaging tempest and, of course, a high chance of clouds. Read more at SearchUnifiedCommunications.com  ...

UC leaders that proactively plan for growing use of APIs and cPaaS in 2017 will also find themselves better positioned to support digital transformation plans. Read more at NoJitter.com...

Nemertes annual study on unified communications and collaboration is based on in-depth interviews with more than 35 end-user organizations, capturing adoption plans, experiences, drivers, and business cases for the following areas: - UC&C organizational strategies - UC platform trends - APIs and UC app development - communications Platform-as-a-Service (cPaaS) -...

The release of iOS 10 reflects growing integration of the iPhone into enterprise software and digital transformation initiatives. In this webinar we'll look at successful strategies for leveraging iPhones and iOS including security and mobile device management, application provisioning, network optimization, and wireless LAN evolution....

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. Read more on NoJitter.com...