SmartCom Summit discusses how a novel virus is forcing us to work from home, almost eliminates business travel, and creates a huge opportunity for Cloud/API integrators. Is the new next a world run by Big Tech, or is it the fruit of local Service Providers and Integrators? Whoever is writing the code, we need an [...]
Working from home is now a mandate for a significant number of employees around the globe, and has forced companies to quickly ramp up their remote working capabilities. One tool that many companies are embracing for this new normal is Microsoft Teams. A critical part of the Teams offering is Microsoft Phone System Direct Routing, [...]
This Summer, #peoplefirst and #digitalacceleration shaped the inaugural SmartCom Summit talk show. Challenged by Covid-19 to find new event formats, a group of analysts and experts came together (partly virtual) to talk about the major trends in Smart Communications, in five themes: broadband/5G, smart communities, future of work, cloud & APIs and CPaaS. The talk [...]
Telecom is sexy again. Who would have thought… Covid-19 has created a once in a century shift. For a long time, unified communication and collaboration was mostly used by technology innovators and early adopters, and regarded as complicated and not good enough by the majority of workers.