It can be hard for today’s businesses to create a truly
integrated work environment. Having an infrastructure
built on outdated technologies can further complicate the
situation, resulting in a variety of business challenges that fall
under four distinct categories:
• Managing Multisite Locations
• Connectivity Issues
• Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Integration
• Decreased Employee Collaboration
In this eBook, we’ll examine connectivity solutions that can
address these issues and provide work groups with the tools
they need to be more productive, helping businesses run
According to Mary Johnston Turner, Research Vice President at IDC; "Breaking down technology specific management as well as data silos also facilitates faster infrastructure and application rollouts, reduces human errors, and improves overall business agility.Cloud based management, monitoring and analytics help to improve collaboration between IT operations and developer teams by stabilizing service levels and monitoring usage to support accurate charge back."
Collaboration — working together for a common goal — is an integral part of the insurance business. But today, the need to rapidly assemble teams and capitalize on human expertise to provide faster, better decisions makes collaborating all the more important. Author Mark Breading of Strategy Meets Action explains how applying collaboration technologies to specific insurance business problems is enabling insurers to realize the true promise of collaborating for a competitive advantage.
Today we share information faster and farther than ever before. Despite this, 42% of people make decisions based on wrong information every week. This brochure from IBM® will show you how to join the smart revolution and create a more productive, efficient and sustainable world. Learn more.
A recent IBM CEO study revealed innovation, along with global integration and a disruptive business model, to be among the key traits of the Enterprise of the Future.1 As to how that innovation will take place-CEOs include collaboration and the use of Web 2.0 tools at the top of the list.
Energy and utility companies need to manage incidents such as customer complaints or disputes to improve customer service while protecting the business should escalations occur. Advanced case management (ACM) provides enhanced service and risk management throughout the lifecycle of a case.
Read this paper to learn 5 practices that ensure the collaboration solution you choose will give you the significant business results you are seeking. Collaboration solutions can accelerate cycle times by 30% across virtually every business function. These results may be critical to survival in difficult economic times, and the right collaboration solution is the single most effective way to get them.
This new SandHill Group white paper explores recent study findings to better understand the powerful advantages of SaaS technologies in addressing the training challenges of a global market, virtual teams and an ever-changing business climate.
The use of too many communication channels can actually hinder collaboration. That's why many organizations are now moving toward a single interface for all business communications.
Enterprises realize they must improve the communication and collaboration experience but are still figuring out how social media integrates within corporate culture and business process.
This Yankee Group white paper explores how built-for-business social workspaces enable employees to more effectively work together and move projects to completion faster.
Harish Grama updates us on how IBM Rational leverages its own tools to add value to the Rational business strategy and succeeds in measured improvements in software delivery through effective organizational collaboration, automation, and reporting.
While economic recovery is clearly in process, your capital and operational budgets are still extremely tight. At the same time, your maintenance organization is being pressured to take a stance of zero tolerance toward safety incidents while reducing maintenance costs and minimizing asset downtime. Read this in-depth Aberdeen Group report, based on responses from 117 executives of successful companies, to find out how best-in-class businesses are proactively managing these challenges. You'll learn these techniques for optimizing maintenance and operations-and more: creating a culture of collaboration among teams across your enterprise; empowering decision makers with appropriate, highly accurate metrics; and leveraging predictive management and analytics to manage assets throughout their life cycle.
Is email dead? Not if it's still one of the top collaboration tools in business. IDC estimated there were over 400 million corporate email boxes in 2010 alone, with continued growth through at least 2014.
Hear Alistair Rennie, General Manager of IBM Collaboration Solutions, talk about the application of social networking tools and culture to business roles, processes, and outcomes, and the positive correlation between improved operating margins.
IBM recently commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate how businesses are changing in the face of today's business environment. Read this report to learn the four key findings driving business decisions today including the customer experience, touchpoints, lack of internal collaboration and non-technology hurdles to business transformation.
Today’s marketing teams have to work smarter and faster across a growing range of activities and an increasingly diverse array of participants. Improving cross-functional collaboration is the new marketing mandate, and social business is the enabler, allowing marketing teams to drive more leads, increase sales and cut operational costs. Learn how marketers are achieving success with social business technology.
Discover the power of the Social Intranet and how businesses today can work smarter, not harder. Learn how to increase work productivity and drive revenue through enterprise collaboration and communication.
Published By: Polycom
Published Date: Apr 30, 2013
A new business reality is emerging across all segments of the business spectrum, and it is creating opportunity and challenges that must be considered and planned for today. The new reality is the product of the convergence of mobility, video, and collaboration, driven by three megatrends.