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Getting Better Value from ICT Contracts

There are many things that must be considered in the procurement of ICT products and services to ensure that an organisation gets the best possible value from its contracts. 4C…

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Teams, teams and more teams: The increasing competition within workplace collaboration

Teams, teams and more teams… The unified communications company Cisco recently made an announcement that it was rebranding Cisco Spark to make way for the new Cisco WebEx Teams. This…

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Cisco’s Combining of Spark and WebEx

At the Cisco Collaboration Summit 2018, which one of 4C Strategies’ unified communications consultants was lucky enough to attend, Cisco announced that it would soon be combining the brands Spark…

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Unified Communications and the Internet of Things

Combining Unified Communications with the Internet of Things The prevalence of the Internet of Things (IoT) in every aspect of day-to-day life has increased significantly over recent years and, lately,…

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Mobile World Congress

We Sent a Mobile Communications Consultant to Mobile World Congress Mobile World Congress (MWC) is billed as the world’s biggest phone show.  And the numbers are big.  2017 saw over…

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Analytics for Unified Communications

Unified Communications Analytics Unified communications analytics is not yet a mainstream term within the UCaaS industry, but one that is rapidly gaining momentum and is predicted to become very prominent…

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The Retirement of ISDN… Reality or Hype?

The Retirement of ISDN – Introduction During a BT Group Q3 2014/15 results announcement, Gavin Patterson, BT Group CEO, stated that BT intended to migrate their voice network to Voice over…

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Mobile Learning in Universities: The Future of UK Education?

The Future of UK Education? Over recent years, the use of mobile devices in learning has risen significantly within UK universities. The modern-day sees a generation of young adults who…

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Unified Communications in 2017: A Consultant’s Roundup

A Consultant’s Roundup A lot of unified communications activity has taken place in the year 2017 and, here at 4C Strategies, we believe there’s never been a more exciting time…

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Microsoft Teams Replaces Skype for Business in “Intelligent” Unified Communications

Microsoft’s “Intelligent” Unified Communications Strategy Microsoft recently announced that it plans to replace Skype for Business with Microsoft Teams. The announcement was made at Ignite, a Microsoft conference in Orlando,…

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