Unified Communications

To learn more about UC, this is the place to be! In this section, you will find the general resources you need to develop a strong unified communications strategy and ensure you are proposing UC solutions, platforms and products that meet the business and ROI expectations of the end-user enterprise.

Start The Transition to Cloud PBX Today!

by Kim Posey February 5, 2016 Business
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By Jenna Watts One of the biggest challenges today with the vision of transitioning to Microsoft’s recently released Cloud PBX revolves around matching business needs with available features. Although Cloud PBX is on a rapid pace to parity with Skype for Business Server, some of the advanced features are only available on-premises for the foreseeable […]

&More Mitel Education

by Kim Posey February 5, 2016 ScanSource Communications
Mitel

By Vanessa Koechli Did you know ScanSource now offers Mitel Technical Trainings? Well now you do! We at ScanSource know you are busy so we have tried to make trainings as convenient and easy as possible. We have figured out that location is key as well as making sure the trainings are done by a […]

What to expect at MWC 2016

by Jeremy Burton February 3, 2016 Business
Dialogic

By Jim Machi   The biggest, baddest (and I mean that in the best way possible!) communications show on the planet, Mobile World Congress, is only three weeks away.  What are we to expect to see there, at least from a perspective of messaging and marketing?  Typically this is the show where overboard on marketing is […]

Are Public Safety Mobile Apps a Good Idea?

by Jeremy Burton January 26, 2016 Business

By Alan Percy, Dialogic, Inc.   I recently posted a summary of a visit to Towson University on my NoJitter blog about how the university has deployed a WebRTC mobile application from SaferMobility to their students and faculty.  It’s an intriguing story that mixes the latest in WebRTC technology, location services, and public safety.  Interestingly, […]

What Would an IoT Service Provider Even Do?

by Jeremy Burton January 26, 2016 Business

By Jim Machi – Dialogic, Inc. The Internet of Things means everything is connected. All machines will have sensors and network connectivity that will allow them to communicate with each other and exchange data. It’s the thing that will take the world from having just smart phones to smart everything.  The CEO of Orange, Stephane […]

More Small Businesses Are Turning to Unified Communications

by Jessica Duvall January 22, 2016 Business
ShoreTel

SMBs have several weapons in their arsenal to address challenges – from developing new products and services, to cost cutting, to more aggressive hiring techniques. But they are also using technology to create an advantage. In fact, one of the most accessible and easily adoptable technologies – unified communications – also has high potential for […]

Best Practices for a Skype for Business Deployment

by Jennifer Clark January 21, 2016 ScanSource Communications

When talking with your customers about deploying Skype for Business, you’ll want to make sure they understand the scope of the transition and how to best plan for the deployment. Below are seven helpful tips for you and your customers to consider before deploying Skype for Business.

Go Beyond Expectations with ShoreTel

by Jessica Duvall January 6, 2016 Marketing

Selling ShoreTel through ScanSource Communications gives you the competitive advantage you’ve been waiting for – allowing you to take your sales to heights you may not have thought possible. Our promotion, Beyond Expectations, is continuing into 2016 and is designed to do exactly that: take you beyond your expectations by allowing you to go on […]

ScanSource Partners Named in ShoreTel Circle of Excellence Winners for 2015

by Jessica Duvall December 18, 2015 Business

ScanSource Communications would like to recognize our partners for being recognized with ShoreTel’s Circle of Excellence award for the partner year October 2014 – September 2015.  The award recognizes partners for exceptional achievement in areas including net billings and billings growth, new cloud bookings/monthly recurring revenue, proficiency with advanced applications, and customer satisfaction.

Are You Stuck in the Fog on Your Way to the Cloud?

by Eric Bauer December 16, 2015 Business
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A practical approach to migrating (the right) users to Cloud PBX Many organizations are stuck in the fog of complexity as they move towards the promise of communications in the cloud. Recent Microsoft announcements surrounding enterprise voice for Skype for Business in the cloud have caused significant waves – and no small amount of confusion […]