Mumbai, India (PressExposure) September 22, 2009 -- `Trends in Unified Communications: Vendor strategies, competitor landscape and market forecasts Unified Communications (UC) is an opportunity for enterprises to revolutionize their work processes, increase efficiency and reduce human latency. In an environment where communications are fully unified, every method of communicating is just a click away. UC technologies also promise cost reductions and productivity benefits across a number of parameters, factors that could be increasingly important competitive differentiators in the current economic climate.
'Trends in Unified Communications: Vendor strategies, competitor landscape and market forecasts' is a new report published by the examines the implications of UC on vendors and enterprises, by identifying the key market trends, forecasting future growth opportunities, and analyzing the vendor offerings of the main UC technology players. This report provides insight into the current state of the UC market and analyzes how it could evolve over the next five years. Table of Contents
Trends in Unified Communications Executive summary 10 Market trends 10 Technology evolution 11 The business case for unified communications 12 UC market opportunity and forecast 13 The competitive landscape 14 Chapter 1 Unified Communications market trends 18 Summary 18 Introduction 19 Definitions 21 Market trends 23 Mobility 23 Fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) 24 Environmental concerns 24 Video conferencing 25 Flexible working 25 Consumer IT activity 26 Competitive landscape 26 Economic slowdown 27 UC in the enterprise 28