Top Five UC Trends for 2017
By Steve Harris, Managing Director SIPHON; and EVP Unified Communications for Nuvias Group
In 2017, we will see the continued and accelerated growth of cloud for Unified Communications (UC) and a cloud-based consumption model for UC services.
There has been an adoption of cloud technology across the board, but the growth in the UC arena is significant, and this will continue in 2017. People will want to pay for UC-as-a-Service, with no upfront capital expenditure and with pricing linked to usage, etc.
Integration of voice, video and IT
There will be greater integration of UC into other IT applications, like video. Whereas previously people always looked at a voice requirement, an IT requirement and a video requirement,...