Ribbon Perspectives19 – is Kandy the Little Engine that Could?

Last week, Ribbon Communications hosted Perspectives 19, their annual customer and partner gathering, along with a modest contingent of analysts. For collaboration analysts, this is an in-between event, since Ribbon is primarily carrier-focused, and only with the recent advent of Kandy has there been a UC-related offering that would resonate with our readers here at BCStrategies.

With that in mind, my takeaways are a mixed bag. I found some of the messaging very strong, but others raised concerns, and here are my thoughts on each of these.

Genband Perspectives17 – 3 Takeaways

Another month, another conference. Having been to several over the past few months, it’s clear that every company has a different take on UC&C, and as UC Experts, we try to convey that here for our readers. After all, if you’re moving along the buyer’s journey for UC&C, it’s important to understand not just the technology and solutions on offer, but also how each vendor is approaching the problem set.

At the GENBAND Perspective 2017 event in Los Angeles, 

Five9 and Genband Partner Together to Provide UC and WebRTC Solutions

GENBAND and Five9 Inc. have announced a new partnership, through which Five9 will offer GENBAND’s solutions to its contact center customers. Five9 selected GENBAND and three specific solutions due to the company’s experience with delivering cloud-based real time communications to customers across the world, and the ever-growing demand for WebRTC.