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What is Unified Communications & Collaboration and Why Should I Care?

Collaboration - Feb. 6, 2017

What is Unified Communications & Collaboration and Why Should I Care?

Unified communications are tools and technologies such as Rogers Unison which bring together multiple communications services, often working seamlessly together to enable collaboration. The power of the technology comes when connecting teams over long distances and enabling employees to work from anywhere, anytime.

If you’re still unsure how you can benefit from UC, a great introductory blog by Mitel runs down many of the most common types of UC technology being integrated today, including: Instant messaging, presence, unified messaging, teleconferencing and video conferencing. By combining the benefits of these tools, businesses can reduce wasted time, connect employees over long distances and give employees the freedom to choose how to connect – video, voice, text or a combination of them.

What’s your favourite way to connect with your coworkers? Let us know in the comments.

The "Making the Case for Cloud-Based Wireless Unified Communications" Infobrief examines the essential requirement for UC&C in today's businesses and the trends behind its increasing importance; it demonstrates the necessity of business wireless and wireless integration, and outlines the challenges and opportunities it presents.