UC Toolkit

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,…


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…


5 tips for using Unified Communications in Internal Projects

This is a guest post written by Thomas V. Pind who is CEO of Futurecom Business Solutions, a Plantronics Strategic Consulting partner, specialized in helping customers…


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…


The Accelerating Importance of BYOD in 2012

  In September of last year, we posted on the topic of the ‘consumerization of IT’ or BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). Today’s workforce is…


How to Successfully Deploy Audio Devices in Unified Communications Rollouts

If you have been following this blog you will notice we refer frequently to a resource called the “UC Toolkit.” The UC Toolkit is a…