Author Archive : Tamara Lane

Planning for UC Audio Device Adoption

You’ve chosen a UC vendor and which audio devices you would like your company to use, but it still isn’t time to deploy. At this stage,…


How to Choose Your UC Audio Devices

Your company is thinking of transitioning into a UC environment and in order to do that, you must introduce UC audio devices. This transition isn’t…


What Does UC Mean to You?

In a 2012 survey conducted by InformationWeek, results showed that the buying community is confused about the real meaning of unified communications (UC). Since business…


Top 3 in Microsoft’s TechEd UC & Messaging Category

Over 280 products and services were submitted, only 46 made it to the finals, and the Plantronics UC Toolkit was one of the top three…


Microsoft TechEd 2012 Finalist

We were recently informed that the Smarter Working UC Toolkit is a ‘Messaging and Unified Communications’ finalist at Microsoft TechEd 2012. This is a great…


PDC, What Does It Mean To IT?

On May 9th, 2012 Plantronics announced the Plantronics Developer Community. The PDC is a community for developers who want to build contextually aware applications by…


Adoption 101, Get Your Employees Involved

When meeting with companies embarking on a UC audio device deployment we often hear questions like, “How do we know what communication preferences each employee has?”, “How…


New iPad App for IT - Enabling Office Mobility

If you’re in the IT department, you most likely are very rarely at your desk. Users need in-person assistance, equipment requires your attention, meetings occur…


Tools to Assist in Wireless Voice Deployments

Deploying wireless UC audio devices needs proper upfront planning and the tools in the Smarter Working UC Toolkit take this burden off of IT. Check…


HP and PETCO Share Key Insights to Wireless Voice in Collaborative Environments

Enterprise environments are changing and collaborative office environments are definitely an emerging trend in business today. More open space, more glass, more remote employees, more…