Telephony

8 Technical Considerations When Upgrading Your Call Center Phone System

by The Source July 11, 2018 Business

This is an excerpt from the original blog written by Emily Arnold, Product Marketing Specialist for Digium. Permission has been granted by Digium. A link to the full blog has been provided below. Call Center organizations have discovered that substantial savings can be had when moving to a VoIP-based call center. However, there are other […]

How Millennials are Shaping the Desktop Experience

by Lauren Knight June 29, 2018 Business
Avaya

By 2020, 50% of the global workforce will be millennials. You might read that and think “so what?” However, millennials represent a larger shift in the workplace toward a new set of needs and wants so it’s critical for you to help educate your customers. According to Avaya’s 2018 State of the Desktop, research reveals that […]

Managing Noise in the Workplace with Plantronics

by LaVonda Huskey June 18, 2018 Enterprise

Plantronics surveyed over 2,100 professionals from a variety of industries in 7 different countries in 2017 about the effects of noise in the workplace. It’s something that we are all affected by as corporations continue to move toward open space work environments. However, it’s costing companies a lot in lost productivity.

Looking Back at the 2017 ScanSource Global Partner Conference

by Jennifer Clark November 16, 2017 AIDC

The ScanSource Global Partner Conference, or GPC as it was affectionately called, was three full days in beautiful Greenville, S.C., from November 7-9. From incredible evening entertainment, to informative keynote sessions that invoked tears, to a newly unveiled plan for ScanSource in 2018, GPC was a major success that included more than 1,400 attendees from […]

Contact centers call for change. You better answer.

by Terri Potter September 26, 2017 ScanSource Catalyst

The more things change, the more some things remain the same. In our ever-changing, fast-paced, competitive communications industry, the value of customers and the customer experience continues to reign supreme. To that point, contact centers (used to interact with customers) are absolutely critical to the success of businesses in today’s marketplace.

ShoreTel Spotlight: Jonny Williams

by Jessica Duvall September 11, 2017 Sales
ShoreTel

Say hello to Jonathon “Jonny” Williams. Jonny joins us all the way from across the pond. He was born just outside of London and grew up in Wales where he found a deep love for football. Or, soccer, as Americans like to call it. He moved to the United States seventeen years ago to work […]

A Workplace Without Borders

by Jessica Duvall July 7, 2017 Business

The dispersed workforce is one of the most important business trends of the last several decades. Technology now makes it possible for organizations to grow far beyond their local roots and employ workers around the world, each of whom brings a vastly different experience, skill set and perspective to the business.

ShoreTel Spotlight ScanSource Enablement Specialists

by Jessica Duvall July 5, 2017 ScanSource Communications

The only thing constant is change, right? We consider ourselves able to constantly change in order to adapt to the needs of the distribution industry, our reseller partners and the needs of our vendor, ShoreTel. As such, we’ve created a new team at ScanSource that is responsible for enablement of new and current reseller partners. […]

ShoreTel Spotlight: Donna Cooley

by Jessica Duvall June 7, 2017 Business
ShoreTel

Making a move to the cloud is easy when Donna is involved. ShoreTel Connect CLOUD uniquely positions ScanSource as a Cloud Services Distributor (CSD) and that is where Donna comes in. She works with over 200 partners in her role managing the ShoreTel Connect CLOUD relationship at ScanSource and has been instrumental in recruiting, onboarding […]

ScanSource sUCCess Roadshow Tour Recap (In case you missed us)

by LaVonda Huskey May 16, 2017 Enterprise

ScanSource Communications partnered with Barco, Edgewater Networks, Plantronics and Polycom to take our 2017 sUCCess Roadshow Tour to the Washington, DC area, Los Angeles, Chicago and Dallas during April and May, 2017. We showcased four top room environments with products in full working order at each location, along with manufacturer representatives and several ScanSource folks. We […]