WHITEPAPER: The Future of Collaboration


By using a cloud model for unified communications and collaboration (UC&C), organisations can significantly lower costs, reduce complexity, and improve both productivity and the user experience. For many forward-looking IT and business leaders, it’s not just the future of communications that lies in the cloud, it’s the present.

This vendor-supplied white paper from Metaswitch Networks looks at why today’s enterprise collaboration is all about the cloud, what the advantages are, and what to look for in a cloud partner.

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About Author

Chris Middleton

Chris Middleton is a widely respected business and technology journalist, author, and magazine editor. In recent years he has been Editor of Computing (where he remains Consulting Editor); co-founder and Managing Editor of Professional Outsourcing – a magazine he developed from scratch and grew to be the leading magazine in its field; Editor of CBR in its most successful year; and co-founder and launch Editor of Sourcingfocus.com. Today, he is co-Director of EastwoodMiddleton Publishing, and founder, designer, and Editor in Chief of Strategist magazine (UK), the boardroom magazine that provides strategic insight for business leaders, and of its mobile-first digital edition at www.iamtheStrategist.com. He is also co-founding Editor of Child Internet Safety magazine, and a contributing Editor of Diginomica.com. Over the years Chris has also written for, among many others, The Guardian, The Times, the BBC, and Computer Weekly. He is the author of several successful books on digital media, and a commissioning editor of more than 50 books.