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Posts Tagged ‘Unified Communications’

  • UCSimple service launches in South Africa

    February 24, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Southern AfricaComments Off on UCSimple service launches in South Africa

    SoftwareOne has launched the UCSimple unified communications (UC) managed service in South Africa, the UK, and Ireland. UCSimple is designed to accelerate digital transformation for businesses by providing services like consulting, implementation and managed...

  • Westcon-Comstor establishes new Circular Technology Solutions group

    Common business platform to benefit Westcon-Comstor Zambian customers

    July 19, 2017 • Southern Africa, Sponsored, Top StoriesComments Off on Common business platform to benefit Westcon-Comstor Zambian customers

    Westcon-Comstor, the leading value-added global distributor of security, unified communications, network infrastructure and data centre solutions, is pleased to announce that customers in Zambia will now benefit from the global roll-out of SAP, which is today...

  • Digital whacks the benefits of unified communications into a new league

    March 30, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Online & SocialComments Off on Digital whacks the benefits of unified communications into a new league

    With the arrival of digital everything, there’s been a step change in the benefits that a unified communications (UC) strategy can deliver, yet companies in the public and private sector still appear reluctant to step into the future. As cloud solutions...

  • Amazon launches Chime, a communication service for business

    February 14, 2017 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on Amazon launches Chime, a communication service for business

    Amazon has announced the launch of a new video conferencing and communications platform, Amazon Chime. The service will look to compete against similar applications such as Skype. Chime is a new unified communications service that will attempt to go beyond...

  • FreeConferenceCall.com launches free conference calling services in Malawi.

    Huawei Kathea Partnership Set to Change VC Landscape

    September 29, 2016 • Cloud Computing, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei Kathea Partnership Set to Change VC Landscape

    Kathea and Huawei have aligned to form a strategic partnership which will see Kathea become a specialised distributor of Huawei video conferencing (VC) and unified communications (UC) products. This will be the first time in 20 years that Kathea will adopt a...

  • mtn sustainability

    Grow your business with MTN Business

    April 4, 2016 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Grow your business with MTN Business

    MTN Business has unveiled a fresh market positioning to ignite the growth of businesses – corporates and SMMEs alike – and enhance the ability of the public sector to deliver services to citizens. Mandisa Ntloko, Head of Marketing for MTN Business South...

  • Enabling inventive collaboration through technology

    November 12, 2015 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on Enabling inventive collaboration through technology

    Organisations in South Africa are under constant pressure to reduce operating costs, meet escalating customer expectations and innovate to differentiate themselves from the competition, with the ultimate aim of boosting revenue and profit. To achieve this,...

  • Collaborative technology solutions are breaking down cultural borders

    July 28, 2015 • Top StoriesComments Off on Collaborative technology solutions are breaking down cultural borders

    The attraction of high-growth markets is strong, and companies of all sizes are looking to develop in new regions that are full of potential. However the rules of the game have changed. There are regulatory, political, infrastructure and cultural...

  • UC projects fail when they do not heed cultural impact

    July 24, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on UC projects fail when they do not heed cultural impact

    Unified Communications (UC) is changing the way organisations operate because employees tend to be more available, productive and effective when empowered with UC tools. But a report published in July from analyst firm Canalys points out that many UC...

  • Telkom going aggressive with convergence

    June 20, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Telkom going aggressive with convergence

    Telkom has launched several converged bundled solutions for business customers, bringing together fixed and mobile solutions, on a single bill, from a single provider.  The launch forms part of the company’s aggressive move into unified communications...

  • Video takes hold in the enterprise

    May 3, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Video takes hold in the enterprise

    After a somewhat drawn-out rise in initial adoption, video is used with increasing frequency in the enterprise today. The market now seems to have hit a tipping point, with giant unified communications (UC) vendors getting in on the action. Mass adoption is...

  • Q&A: Interactive Intelligence’s Regional Business Development Manager

    April 16, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Q&A: Interactive Intelligence’s Regional Business Development Manager

    Unified Communications can transform a company or organisation into a smooth running machine when they combine and unify all their different types of communications. Interactive Intelligence’s Regional Business Development Manager Deon Scheepers recently...

  • UC On-Premise or in the Cloud? You choose

    March 26, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on UC On-Premise or in the Cloud? You choose

    The cloud has captured the imagination of businesses. Organisations are venturing into cloud services in record numbers, while others are making careful considerations before they leap. Now you can add unified communications (UC) to the long list of...

  • Cloud outlook getting clearer

    March 7, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on Cloud outlook getting clearer

    Unified communications (UC) cloud delivery outlook is getting brighter as bandwidth supply and costs are addressed. By itself, the proposed value of cloud-based computing is compelling. With low upfront investment and predictable on-going costs, cloud offers...

  • Interactive Intelligence closing in on Africa

    February 29, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    Unified business communications company, Interactive Intelligence, recently opened a new office in Johannesburg. While only a local office, it offers a route for other companies to enter Africa. “There is no doubt that the birth of the organisation is good...

  • Nine nifty steps to unified communications

    February 7, 2012 • ListsComments Off on Nine nifty steps to unified communications

    For modular and evolutionary growth, unified communications (UC) application platforms is the way to go. Perhaps you are already using a form of it, rudimentary or maybe quite advanced. Or, maybe you do not know where to start. Chances are you could use some...