Cisco® Unified Communications

New Deployment Models for Communications and Collaboration

What You Will Learn
According to a new survey by Forrester Research, 7 out of 10 enterprises are investing in collaboration solutions like unified communications. A majority of these organizations will outsource some or all of the software and hardware needed to enable their companies for collaboration. Today, there are many deployment options for unified communications, including:
  • On-premises call control
  • Managed customer-premises equipment (CPE) services
  • Fully hosted unified communications
  • Collaboration-as-a-service (CaaS)
  • Hybrid model

This document will help you understand the differences between the options and show you how Cisco Unified Communications and Collaboration solutions give you the flexibility to determine the best option for your business.