Unified communications

Unified communications (UC) is a conceptual and technological framework for integrating various enterprise communication methods -- telephony, presence, voicemail, video calling and conferencing, email, instant messaging, etc. See complete definition.

News : Unified communications

  • December 31, 2020 31 Dec'20

    Top 10 networking stories of 2020

    Here are Computer Weekly’s top 10 networking stories of 2020

  • December 24, 2020 24 Dec'20

    Digital infrastructure flourishes in 2020

    Study from co-operative trade association for next-generation broadband services notes increased industry investment and roll-out growth, marking a significant year for network infrastructure

  • December 23, 2020 23 Dec'20

    Cisco reveals intention to acquire Dashbase

    Networking tech and services giant gets out the corporate chequebook for the third time in a matter of weeks to buy customer experience and analytics software provider

  • December 22, 2020 22 Dec'20

    Viasat announces $222m RigNet acquisition

    Global communications company unveils plans to expand and diversify commercial connectivity portfolio, with purchase of intelligent networking solutions firm to add complementary technology

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In Depth : Unified communications

  • Webex vs. Zoom vs. Teams: Consider future needs, innovation

    As organizations evaluate unified communications products from Cisco, Zoom and Microsoft, they should consider how the vendors are investing in their respective products. Continue Reading

  • 9 most useful unified communications features in business

    The coronavirus crisis and work-from-数字货币home orders have drastically changed the UC landscape. Read our list of the features that are made for this new era of remote collaboration. Continue Reading

  • Getting infrastructures in shape for the big return to work

    As firms get used to a partial return to the workplace, what will this mean for those that have been charged with keeping business networks up and running during lockdown? Continue Reading

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Videos : Unified communications

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