unified communications

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 […]

Bring Advanced Communications Capabilities to the Enterprise with Avaya Open SIP Phones

by Stephen Brown May 21, 2018 Business

If you are looking for the latest open SIP phones for your enterprise customers, look no further than the Avaya J100 Series SIP Phones. These devices are sleek and designed to be the best addition to the office desktop!

“Mr. Watson… I Want to See You!”

by Amanda Williams November 17, 2017 ScanSource Catalyst

On March 10, 1876, three days after his patent was issued, Alexander Graham Bell succeeded in getting his telephone to work. Vibration of the diaphragm caused a needle to vibrate in the water, varying the electrical resistance in the circuit. When Bell spoke the sentence, “Mr. Watson—come here—I want to see you” into the liquid […]

Join Mitel & ScanSource Communications for Happy Hour

by Vanessa Koechli July 28, 2016 Cloud Computing

Join Mitel & ScanSource Communications for Happy Hour on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM at the famous Sweetwater Brewery in Atlanta. Come by for a drink and get the opportunity to exchange ideas with some of the brightest minds from the Unified Communications & Collaboration industry. In addition to great conversation, […]

Sennheiser + ShoreTel = Seamless Plug-n-Play

by LaVonda Huskey July 6, 2016 Enterprise
ScanSource Communications Sennheiser ShoreTel

ScanSource Communications is excited to announce that Sennheiser’s headsets and speakerphones have been validated by ShoreTel as interoperable. Sennheiser’s premium headsets and speakerphones make the perfect audio companions for ShoreTel’s IP phone or UC client. By using Sennheiser headsets with ShoreTel systems, clients are now able to manage the call-control functions such as the answer […]

Skype for Business in UC Environments…Are You Ready?

by Beth Dameron June 7, 2016 ScanSource Communications
ScanSource Communications ScanSource Services Group

Have your customers asked you about using Skype for Business in their UC environments yet? If not, they will! With the growing popularity of both VoIP systems and collaboration tools, like Skype for Business, it is inevitable. Skype for Business is increasingly on the minds of IT administrators migrating from legacy phone systems to a […]

The Business Case for the Deskphone in a Unified Communications World

by Karl Bateson April 19, 2016 ScanSource Communications
Jabra

A few years back, I wrote an article I called The Phone is Dead! Long Live the Audio Endpoint, in which I detailed the demise of the ubiquitous desk phone. As is often the case with predictions, this one was way off the mark. A recent Frost & Sullivan study has shown that not only […]

What Are Meetings Costing You Without Polycom?

by Kim Posey February 16, 2016 ScanSource Communications
Polycom

By Lauren Eckstein Polycom understands the pressure of reducing costs while increasing sales.  An expense of many companies is in their travel budget.  Trying to get everyone on your team together for a collaborative meeting can be challenging, and costly.  Such struggles can often times lead to a question of productivity and ROI.  A fast […]

Calling All Guest Bloggers

by Angela Diamantis November 5, 2015 Business

The Source is the place for valuable, engaging content to be shared and, with over 150,000 unique visitors this year, a place to have your voice heard! ScanSource is currently accepting posts from our reseller and vendor partners, as well as channel consultants. In order to be considered, please submit the form below.

UCC Professionals Need AV Integrators… and Vice Versa

by Jimmi Leigh Griffin March 12, 2015 Business

I just came across a white paper published by InfoComm International that immediately caught my attention.  The paper’s title is “The Role of the Audiovisual Industry in Unified Communications and Collaboration.”  Considering we have a targeted focus within the ScanSource Communications business unit on both the Pro AV and the UC technology segment I thought […]