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The Steep Cost of Voice Trading Downtime & How to Prevent It!

2018-03-05T18:49:26+00:00

What exactly does downtime mean for a capital markets firm? For voice trading systems, it translates to an average loss of $9.3 million per hour. A hefty sum, yet that’s just the immediate impact. Consider the hit you’ll take in customer loyalty and potential long-term reputational damage. Especially if the system goes down during peak hours. [...]

The Steep Cost of Voice Trading Downtime & How to Prevent It! 2018-03-05T18:49:26+00:00

New Dashboard to Accelerate Cisco HCS Deployments

2018-01-18T02:10:54+00:00

We take simple tools such as the speedometer and fuel gauge in our car for granted. In fact, the whole dashboard provides us crucial information with quick and ready access as we drive. With a simple glance, we can tell if we are speeding, need gas or if our engine requires service. The dashboard model [...]

New Dashboard to Accelerate Cisco HCS Deployments 2018-01-18T02:10:54+00:00

Collaboration Experience is the Trend for 2018

2018-01-10T16:55:38+00:00

2017 was a year of contradiction for the communications and collaboration industry. On one hand, we saw vendor consolidation. (Cisco acquired Broadsoft, Mitel finally landed archrival ShoreTel and Microsoft consolidated its own offering from Skype for Business to Teams.) And yet despite fewer players, complexity continued to proliferate. In fact, new challengers, such as Slack, [...]

Collaboration Experience is the Trend for 2018 2018-01-10T16:55:38+00:00

Three Steps to Accelerate your Cisco HCS Deployments

2018-01-10T16:54:09+00:00

Many businesses are seeking to migrate their communications from a legacy, on-premise system to the cloud as a way to gain new efficiencies and drive better collaboration. Cisco is helping businesses deploy cloud communications with its Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS). In fact, the growing demand for Cisco HCS services is creating tremendous new opportunities for [...]

Three Steps to Accelerate your Cisco HCS Deployments 2018-01-10T16:54:09+00:00

Three Simple Steps to Avoid Common Cisco HCS Cloud Migration Pitfalls

2018-01-10T16:53:33+00:00

Cloud communications can deliver significant business advantages by helping organizations to cut costs and streamline deployments while ultimately improving overall collaboration. To help businesses migrate communications to the cloud and leverage those benefits, Cisco offers its Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS). While HCS greatly facilitates the migration from on-premise to cloud communications, it is still a [...]

Three Simple Steps to Avoid Common Cisco HCS Cloud Migration Pitfalls 2018-01-10T16:53:33+00:00

Q&A: How to Optimize Quality, Ensure Interoperability of Apps on Your Platform?

2017-08-22T20:52:41+00:00

ShoreTel Turned to tekVizion One of the biggest challenges Business Communications vendors face is ensuring interoperability of third-party applications on their platforms. Once a business has selected ShoreTel Connect, for example, it wants to be sure that the applications, appliances or other technologies it chooses will work and deliver value. How can you know if [...]

Q&A: How to Optimize Quality, Ensure Interoperability of Apps on Your Platform? 2017-08-22T20:52:41+00:00

Boosting Productivity – Making the Right Call

2017-08-20T19:21:44+00:00

When it comes to productivity, there are far too many distractions, diversions and traps already in the workplace. Construction noises from the office next door, Facebook, unnecessary meetings, even nice weather outside. Is your business working to boost productivity or are you inadvertently sapping to it? Tools, apps and equipment that do not work are [...]

Boosting Productivity – Making the Right Call 2017-08-20T19:21:44+00:00

A Solution to Manage the Growing Complexity of the Communications Network

2017-08-20T19:22:30+00:00

There are two major trends in technology that are improving the way we do business. The first is a drive toward better usability, which makes tech solutions more accessible to a broader set of users. The second is a sharpening focus on technologies that help us make better decisions. We know that the one constant [...]

A Solution to Manage the Growing Complexity of the Communications Network 2017-08-20T19:22:30+00:00

Automating Testing to Save Money and Time for Tech that is onPOINT

2017-10-20T20:24:21+00:00

“It’s often the simple tasks that can have the biggest impact on productivity and boost the bottom line,” a CFO recently explained to me on a plane ride. “Sure, we all hope for the disruptive breakthrough – cold fusion or advanced AI, for example. Yet we often lose sight of improving the more tangible tasks [...]

Automating Testing to Save Money and Time for Tech that is onPOINT 2017-10-20T20:24:21+00:00

Dynamic Testing in a Dynamic World

2017-08-22T18:33:25+00:00

I have a good friend who manages IT for a large company. Over the years technology has greatly improved, but also gotten infinitely more complex. Introducing new products to the network can be a significant challenge. Will it interoperate with the existing systems? If not, where is the glitch? Even upgrades or minor patches can [...]

Dynamic Testing in a Dynamic World 2017-08-22T18:33:25+00:00