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UCaaS Market to reach $7.62 Billion in Five Years; What’s Driving UC Adoption Now?

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I just saw a new study that reports that the global UCaaS market will continue on its growth tear, increasing from $2.5B in 2013 to over $7.6B in 2018.  Such a growth trajectory mirrors what we’re seeing in a number of communications technology sectors across the market – for both the enterprise and for consumers. […]

Execution of a Unified Communications Strategy Requires Partnership

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The successful deployment of a unified communications solution requires a true partnership.  An effective partnership leverages the expertise and knowledge of both parties, focused on a shared objective.  At West IP Communications, we have enjoyed a long history of client relationships based on trust and mutual respect.  Because the implementation of unified communications is becoming […]

Disruption, Doom and Disaster recovery for IT

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NASDAQ recently experienced a 3-hour disruption in trading due a network failure. If that doesn’t highlight the critical need for a disaster recovery plan, I’m not sure what would.  Can you imagine the organizational turmoil that resulted from this?  When NASDAQ isn’t trading, that results in millions of dollars of lost revenue.  Even if your […]

Best Practices in Migrating to Unified Communications

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Sometimes the difference between a successful Unified Communications deployment and a truly transformative change to the organization lies in the use of just a few best practices. At West IP Communications, we’ve had the privilege of accompanying many different organizations down this potentially daunting path toward a fully realized UC deployment. Here are three practices, […]

Four Signs you Should Consider Moving to a Cloud-Based Communications Solution

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While many business technologies seem to be racing headlong into the cloud these days, one area that has been slower to change is tele-communications. Whether you’re talking about direct calls between two individuals, conferences between several co-workers, or large-scale webcasts to the entire organization, the communications function is so core to the way business is […]

West IPC to Participate On VCIG Live! Panel

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Bob Wise, Executive Vice President of West IP Communications, will be participating on an industry panel event for the Visual Communications Industry Group (VCI-Group) this Thursday, September 19th, 2013 at 1 pm ET. This interactive session will focus on Unified Communications strategies. Do you need to partner with a single large vendor to achieve your […]