LIVE WEBINAR: The Avaya Cloud is Here – Are you Ready?

Wednesday March 23, 2016 TIME: 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET There has never been a more exciting and perhaps a more confusing time to be a technology decision maker. The advancement and proliferation of communications and collaboration applications has skyrocketed in recent years. The delivery and support for these solutions has shifted from a traditional premises based system to a cloud delivery consumption model commonly referred to as Communication as a Service or CaaS. In…

6 Benefits of Cloud-Based Video Conferencing

“Savvy corporations will collaborate with the empowered people. Savvy corporations that want to benefit from [the sharing economy] … will collaborate with these empowered people, and, in return, create resiliency within their corporation. Make no doubt about it, this is a business opportunity. But if ignored, this is a threat that could unravel corporations. What it means: Corporations who want to be resilient know the crowd becomes part of their company.” – Jeremiah Owyang People...
Capex vs. Opex

Capex vs. Opex

The Financial Implications of Going Cloud By: Satish Shenoy Many factors make migrating to the cloud a compelling option: reduction in total cost of ownership, standardization, centralization, outsourcing of IT complexities, reduced time to market for new business applications, and the ability to stay current with the latest technology updates and vendor software releases. Small, midmarket, and large enterprises must weigh and rank these drivers differently. And, of course, every business has its own priorities….

Which Cloud Is Right for You?

Which Cloud Is Right for You?

There are some serious bucks going toward the cloud these days. The median enterprise cloud computing budget is $675,000, and the mean enterprise cloud computing budget is more than $8 million for both private and public cloud projects, according to 451 Research. Before opening the IT pocketbook though, CIOs and CFOs should spend ample time determining which cloud is optimal for the applications at hand. Many companies are looking closely at cloud-based unified communications (UC)…