Hybrid/Cloud UC: Getting the Transition RightDate: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm ET/11:00 am PT
Duration: 60 minutes
Sponsored by IR, hosted by Enterprise Connect and NoJitter
Cloud UC is being rapidly adopted in the enterprise, but recent research has shown many organizations continue to be challenged with how to effectively integrate cloud in their existing UC ecosystem. The journey to the cloud is different for every organization, as is the end goal; whether your enterprise intends to keep some applications on-premises and adopt a hybrid solution or go fully cloud-based, you are tasked with constructing a roadmap that dictates which parts of your organization to migrate and when.
In this webinar, we’ll look at practical ways to get this transition to cloud UC right. You’ll hear from experts that can help you determine how to:
Founder and Principal Analyst,
Kerravala provides a mix of tactical advice to help his clients in the current business climate and long term strategic advice. Kerravala provides research and advice to the following constituents: End user IT and network managers, vendors of IT hardware, software and services and the financial community looking to invest in the companies that he covers. Kerravala's areas of coverage focus on transformational technologies which include cloud services and unified communications. He is also a regular speaker at major industry events such as Enterprise Connect and Interop.
Global Head of Product Marketing,
Skip leads worldwide Product Marketing at IR. He’s a 20+ year veteran of the unified communications and collaboration industry starting in the late-90s with Placeware Web Conferencing. After the Microsoft acquisition of Placeware in 2003, he spent 13 years at Microsoft, involved early with Real-time Collaboration, Unified Communications, and Cloud Productivity products and services.
Most recently he led go-to-market strategy and execution for Skype for Business in the US. He has a passion for helping organizations large and small, to maximize success, effectiveness, and growth through the adoption of innovative technology solutions.
Associate Editor, No Jitter
Program Coordinator, Enterprise Connect
Michelle Burbick is the Associate Editor and a blogger for No Jitter, UBM Tech's online community for news and analysis of the enterprise convergence/unified communications industry. In addition to writing, editing, and managing No Jitter, Michelle also serves the role of Program Coordinator for its affiliated industry event, Enterprise Connect, the largest independent conference and exposition devoted to the enterprise communications industry.
Prior to coming to No Jitter, Michelle worked as a writer and editor, producing content for technology companies for several years. In an agency environment, she worked with companies in the unified communications, data storage and IT security industries, and has developed content for some of the most prominent companies in the technology sector.