Welcome to the unified communications community on BrightTALK! Unified communications improve collaboration and increase productivity among employees through technologies such as VoIP, instant messaging and social media. Join this community to learn how to benefit from the full value of unified communications and collaboration technologies.
As organizations grow and expand their offices across the nation or globally, it becomes imperative to provide their workforce with the necessary tools to attend meetings, collaborate on projects and have face-to-face communication with clients without the constraints of time or location. As telecommuting and BYOD becoming the norm, every progressive organization is looking for collaborative solutions to improve their business efficiencies, ranging from office collaboration tools to the latest voice and video communication offerings. Join this summit to hear about the latest and greatest tools and apps available that can boost workforce productivity and enable remote working.
In 2014, we witnessed the hyper-growth of unified communications, wireless technologies and mobility as a means to greater organizational efficiency through reliable voice and video communications, fast and secure networks and Bring-Your-Own-X implementations. In addition, application networking services and software-defined networking have created an even bigger challenge for IT professionals to ensure availability of these newest initiatives, while ensuring performance and security.
In 2015, effective network management is more critical than ever in achieving and sustaining organizational growth. Join this summit to hear industry experts share their vision on the year ahead and provide best practices on preparing your network infrastructure to withstand the ever-growing needs and demands of today’s IT world.
Simple, fast and effective communication tools are paramount for a workforce in one or many offices, especially with the rise of telecommuting and mobile device usage. Tools such as Lync, Skype, WebEx, Circuit and even WebRTC are approaching these new trends in different ways, but each have the same goal: Increase employee productivity in and out of the office. Join this summit to learn about these tools, strategies for implementation and unique approaches to solve your communication issues.
Latest technologies in communications and collaboration have transformed the way professionals do business today. Being able to attend meetings or work on team projects thousands of miles away from the office are no longer items on a wish list. Join this summit to learn how the new world of work fuels the latest developments in video, social, office and mobile applications and the effect they have on team productivity and organizational efficiency.
The Content Wrangler Virtual Summit on Advanced Technical Communication Practices is a free event designed especially for technical communication professionals. The event features two days of presentations (8 free one hour sessions in all) from some of the industry’s best and brightest talents — experts in XML authoring, content strategy, content management, translation and localization, intelligent content, plain language, customer experience, and more. The Summit is made possible by the generous support from our sponsors, including platinum sponsor, SDL (www.sdl.com).
An efficient and scalable phone system plays an integral part of every organization, enabling sales, IT and operations to communicate effectively and execute on their objectives. But businesses have an important decision to make in choosing whether to keep their PBX on-premise, hosted virtually in the cloud, or look for a hybrid solution. With multiple options on the table, a thorough needs and benefits analyses must be performed. Join this summit to hear experts discuss strategies behind picking the right option for your business and share their unique insights on the emerging technologies and adoption trends in the following years.
Cloud computing is quickly expanding into every facet of IT. Whether it's cloud application and data integration or cloud-based services like Unified Communications-as-a-Service, IT is embracing the cloud for its benefits of simplifying business processes and improving the overall efficiency. Attend the Cloud Integration Summit to learn from industry experts as they discuss the trends, strategies, best practices and what's in store for the cloud.
With cloud computing taking over every aspect of IT, unified communications are far from an exception. Cloud-based UC, or Unified-Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS), is on its way to becoming the standard as it provides hassle free package for companies of all sizes, taking some of the heavy load away from your IT department. However, as with any cloud service, there are always concerns over potential outages and bandwidth size. Attend these keynote sessions to hear about the ever increasing role of cloud in UC, whether hosted UC is right for your business and hear experts share exclusive tips on what to look for in a provider.
Communication today is more than just phone cords. ‘Bring your own device’ (BYOD) is becoming a standard, Voice over IP (VOIP) is taking over, phone systems are moving to the cloud and professionals are collaborating across the globe. Join this summit to learn where unified communications are headed, hear about the ever growing VOIP trend, the impact of cloud on phone systems and applications, and the latest tools for maintaining and monitoring your UC system.
The way we do business today has changed drastically. More and more employees work remotely and on their mobile devices, which requires flexibility in the way they communicate and work together, even when miles away. Whether it's accessing a file in the cloud, editing it with your colleagues in real-time or video-conferencing from anywhere in the world, there is a dire need for effective and easy-to-implement solutions to improve collaboration within your business.
In this summit, learn the impact of office, web, video and social tools on employee productivity and overall business efficiency. Join the industry experts as they discuss the latest collaboration tools and software and how your small, medium or large business can benefit from their implementation.