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Category: Business Communications

3 Ways UC Can Reduce Costs for Your Schools

By Tyler Hurt

Last November, I was able to tour Providence Classical School and see the impact that Unified Communications (UC) is having on the world of education. Founded in 1996, Providence Classical [...]

Quantifying the Productivity Improvement of Chat and Instant Messaging

By Jim Machi

Have you ever wondered just how much presence and instant messaging improve your productivity? Or maybe you wonder if it doesn’t improve at all because of the constant, never-ending, unremitting, [...]

Why Organizations Still Use Desk Phones

By Jim Machi

In this age of VoIP, it’s still surprising to some people that desk phones are still being used. Especially if you are a VoIP head, you may be thinking that [...]

How Unified Communications Boosts Workplace Productivity

By Mac McCarver

Many organizations fuss around with different apps and new gizmos hoping to find the magic bullet solution to increasing their workplace productivity. But a growing number of businesses are learning [...]

How Service Providers Enrich Enterprise Services with Value-Add

By Jim Machi

There are many ways service providers can enrich enterprise services with added value. One important way is providing cloud services. Even in this age when many enterprise business applications are [...]