John Grasso of Windstream on Cloud Contact Center Software

Call Center Coach

Because of this growth and potential it was not too surprising to see Windtream’s contact center specialist John Grasso at the PACE Association Conference. Watch John Grasso of Winstream share insight on Cloud Contact Center Software. Managed versus Hosted Cloud Services.

Customer Self-Service and the Role of Cloud Contact Centers

Win the Customer

The customer service landscape is changing, with technology allowing customer service to shift from call centers and direct contact solutions to self-service technology. . Here’s a look at customer self-service and the role of burgeoning cloud contact centers.

Cloud Contact Center: Customer Centricity with Great Agility & Less Cost

Aspect

Cloud computing has been hyped in the media and in IT circles for almost a decade now. So I don’t need to cover what cloud computing is or what the benefits of cloud computing are. It’s been covered, and perhaps ad nauseum for some readers.

Cloud Contact Center Solutions Continue Upward Trajectory

DMG

Cloud Contact Center Solutions Continue Upward Trajectory. There’s plenty of cloud-based excitement, though proliferation, compliance, and security remain issues. Last year could be seen as the breakthrough moment when cloud-based vendors began their takeover of the contact center infrastructure market. With more than 150 competitors worldwide, the cloud-based contact center infrastructure market is primed for success.

The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why so Many Contact Centers Struggle with Digital Self-Service

Messaging The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why So Many Contact Centers Struggle with. I N T R O Tweet this The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why So Many Contact Centers Struggle with Digital Self Service | 3 It’s no secret that companies. The contact center is the one.

Cloud Contact Centers ~ Revolutionizing Customer Experience

OctopusTech

Cloud Contact centers have been gaining popularity recently. Cloud contact centers are based on cloud computing or virtual storage space and software holding tank which is basically an IT paradigm that enables access to shared pools of configurable system resources over the internet.

WFM – Your First Step to a Cloud Contact Center

Aspect

Marc Benioff, Founder, CEO, and Chairman of Salesforce said it best, “ If someone asks me what cloud computing is, I try not to get bogged down with definitions. I tell them that, simply put, cloud computing is a better way to run your business.”

New Survey Reveals Shifting Cloud Contact Center Preferences

Aspect

If Ben Franklin were alive today, his famous quote would read something like this, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes and cloud software.” The argument for cloud software is compelling by itself, but why WFM in particular?

Cloud Contact Center Made Simple – Call Routing

airespring

With all the contact center solutions out there—and all the features available—there is a LOT of terminology and jargon thrown around. So to make it easier for you, we decided to put in the work to define cloud contact center terms and ideas in a way that anyone could understand.

Gartner Cloud Contact Center and Frontrunners Reports - Siblings or Rivals?

Bright Pattern

It covers the contact center industry with three reports: Contact Center Infrastructure Worldwide, Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) for North America, and CCaaS Europe.

Why You Need More Than One Cloud Platform for Your Global Cloud Contact Center

Bright Pattern

Most cloud call center solutions depend on a specific cloud infrastructure provider or a proprietary data center. The reality of working in the cloud, however, is that no business can operate on a global level when its chosen cloud platform doesn’t. cloud contact center solution hybrid cloudMany vendors rely on large providers like Microsoft and Amazon to provide a global reach.

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Cloud Contact Center Implementation

EPIC Connections

Your industry needs, your business needs, and your operations are extremely unique, making no two cloud contact center solutions alike. But with so many variables and configurations involved, identifying your contact center needs can be a tricky process.

2016 IDC MarketScape Identifies inContact as a Cloud Contact Center Leader

inContact

Last month, IDC released the IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Hosted and Cloud Contact Center 2016 Vendor Assessment (doc #US40732515, February 2016 ). The IDC MarketScape also found a few key challenges facing contact centers in 2016 and beyond.

Boost Growth and Lower Costs with AI and Cloud Contact Center Solutions

inContact

Today, contact center leaders who embrace the cloud are quick to see its benefits – powering engaging customer experiences while positively impacting business outcomes. When TechStyle opted for a unified cloud platform, the walls between the teams were broken.

Building for the Future – Cloud Contact Center Solutions Offer Flexibility, Scalability and Omnichannel

inContact

Building for the Future: CX in the Cloud is packed with real world lessons learned from a panel of seasoned contact center experts. What better way to learn about the benefits of moving contact center technology to the cloud than from the companies employing these solutions. “One of the reasons why we went to the cloud was to scale, not only to scale in size but also scale with regards to the cost,” said Aarde Cossoboom, from TechStyle Fashion Group.

Cloud Contact Center Data Augmentation: Customer Intelligence Like You’ve Never Seen it Before

Bright Pattern

The currency of the contact center is information. Take IoT, AI , Cloud Contact Center data augmentation and big data as some of the newer examples of optimizing information.

Cloud Contact Center Solutions Improve Relationships between Business and IT

DMG

Cloud Contact Center Solutions Improve Relationships between Business and IT. The purpose of this blog post is to debunk the myth that IT resources are not needed when contact center infrastructure solutions – automatic call distributors (ACDs), dialers, interactive voice response systems (IVRs)/intelligent virtual assistants (IVAs) –move to the cloud. Vendors of cloud-based contact center infrastructure solutions provide hardware, software and often carrier services.

Platform28: Cloud Contact Center for the Enterprise

Platform28

Over the last 24 months there’s been a significant change in cloud contact center adoption, with enterprise-size organizations creating a fast growing market segment. While smaller businesses seemed to move earlier to the cloud, risk-averse enterprises have seen the light and are switching. And as a ‘true cloud’ provider, primarily delivering services to large customers (including enterprises, large service providers and telcos) it’s been an exciting time.

NICE inContact Ranks Highest in Overall Execution in Ovum 2017 Decision Matrix for Cloud Contact Center Solution

inContact

Just over 12 months ago, NICE Systems acquired inContact (now NICE inContact) bringing together the perennial industry leader in Workforce Optimization (WFO) and Analytics and the longest standing cloud contact center provider in the world.

Your 2019 Guide to Moving Your Call Center to the Cloud

Aspect

Global market intelligence firm, International Data Corporation predicts that by 2020, 67% of enterprise infrastructure and software will be for cloud-based offerings. Are you considering moving your contact center to the cloud?

Best Practices for Managing Cloud Technology Solutions

DMG

Best Practices for Managing Cloud Technology Solutions. DMG helps companies select all types of contact center and back-office systems. During the past few years, many of our clients have expressed an interest in acquiring cloud-based systems. Companies that purchase premises-based solutions typically have security concerns about the cloud, or they have a large installed base of on-premises systems and do not want to swap them out or operate in a hybrid environment.

Financial Benefits of the Cloud

Fenero

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Call Centers are the Front Line of Customer Service

inContact

Advantages of the Cloud Contact Center Trends & Insights Customer ExperienceSome call centers struggle to have a stellar reputation, but it doesn’t have to be that way.

IT Managers’ Guide to Cloud-Based Contact Center Infrastructure (whitepaper)

DMG

IT Managers’ Guide to Cloud-Based Contact Center Infrastructure. If a company has required IT resources to support their on-premise contact center solution, they will need similar assistance with a cloud-based solution. The difference is that IT’s role in a cloud scenario will be more strategic and dedicated to security, integrations and system administration, and less to taking care of the hardware and software.

Top 3 Benefits and Best Practices of Contact Center Modernization

West

Unfortunately, your contact center isn’t one of them, and if you haven’t replaced or upgraded your solutions recently, there’s a good chance your customers have noticed. In that case, it’s probably time for a little contact center modernization.

Why You Should Keep Your Head in the Clouds

Aspect

It’s become obvious that cloud solutions are no longer just an element of the future. Gartner recently forecasted global public-cloud revenue will grow by over 21 percent this year. . The ability to manage multiple contact centers at once in any location.

How can your contact center save money?

Fenero

How contact centers can save money with cloud computing. workforce management cloud contact center software amazon connect call center software CRM Call Scripter IT cloud computing cloud, savings, 8x8 InContact savings budget development customer service experience

Convince Your Boss: It’s Time for Digital Transformation

Aspect

Move to the Cloud and Save Money. When companies make the move to a cloud contact center, they recognize cost-savings immediately. Omni-channel interactions are generating more data than ever before for contact centers.

End Finger Pointing in the Contact Center Communication Cloud

Call Center Coach

When it comes to trying to figure out the contact center communications cloud landscape, the fog began to lift for me somewhat at Call Center Week. End Finger Pointing in the Contact Center Communication Cloud Click to Tweet. Some contact center tech terms to know.

Press Release:  Fenero Announces Key Employee Promotion to Executive Team

Fenero

Charles Callari contact center Fenero Marlon Williams CEO cloud contact center software VP of Business Development Promotion Annoucement Awards Judson Noel COOCharles Callari promoted from Vice President of Customer Development to Fenero’s Chief Operations Officer.

The Future of Contact Center: Cisco and AI Pave the Way

Cisco Blogs - Contact Center

Cisco brings advances in intelligent care to contact centers by adopting AI solutions that enhance the customer journey. Contact centers can now evolve from cost centers to strategic assets. Collaboration ai cloud contact center Customer Care Featured Google

Should your Contact Centre join the Cloud?

Connect Managed

In Contact Centres around the world, a battle is raging. Many would have you believe there are only two contenders: the Cloud Contact Centre (Contact Centre as a Service (CCaaS)), and the more conventional Contact Centre Infrastructure (CCI). Contact Centre Cloud

Leading analyst house recognises us as market leader for contact centres in the cloud

Aspect

Ventana Research, leading business and technology research and advisory services firm, has named us as a Value Index Leader in the first Ventana Research Value Index for Contact Centres in the Cloud. Cloud Contact Center Industries English/UK cloud contact centre market leader researc

7 Common Manufacturing Challenges (And How Communication Can Solve Them)

West

Although many people are bearish when talking about manufacturing — saying that “jobs are moving overseas” or “nothing is made locally anymore” — the U.S. is actually on track to become the world’s most competitive manufacturing country by 2020.

3 Contact Center Challenges You Can Win With Technology

Jive

As far as industry buzzwords go, none have had a bigger impact than “cloud.”. Whether you’re a small to medium enterprise or a major blue chip corporation, the Cloud has been lauded as the solution to common communication, storage, and productivity challenges.

3 Ways the Cloud Opens Horizons for CX

HGS

Posted by Subramanya C, Chief Technology Officer, HGS Cloud technology is revolutionizing the way today’s companies do business. The post 3 Ways the Cloud Opens Horizons for CX appeared first on Team HGS Blog.

Contact Center Industry Leaders’ Impression of Amazon Connect

Bright Pattern

March of this year, at Enterprise Connect, Amazon launched Amazon Connect and entered into the Customer Interaction Management and Contact Center Industry. Cloud Contact Center

Fenero Now Accepts Bitcoin 

Fenero

contact center software contact centers cloud contact center software credit card customer service experience CSAT Cryptocurrency bitcoin payment optionsAs we continue to disrupt the industry with our software license free business model and award-winning platform, we have added an additional payment option for the convenience of our clients. Fenero now accepts Bitcoin!

A Guide to Navigating the Digital Hype

Aspect

In the contact center industry, omni-channel has often been incorrectly talked about as a product or solution, instead of correctly positioned as a strategy where the goal is to have customers enjoying a consistent experience regardless which channel they start and finish on.

Embracing Digitisation to Boost Customer Experience : The Middle East Story

Ameyo

Cloud Technology cx memories call center technology Omnichannel Customer Experience, Cloud Contact CenterDigitisation is leading the way business is done in today’s hyper-connected world.

Cheap, Fast or Good: Which is Most Important?

West

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“Are We Efficient?” Five Metrics for Tracking Efficiency KPIs

inContact

Some of these metrics may be easy to report on, but others could be challenging based on your contact center’s technology. Advantages of the Cloud Contact Center Trends & Insights Customer Experience“How efficient are we? And where can we more be more efficient?”

How to Setup a Virtual Call Center for Under 50 Bucks and Under an Hour

Fenero

call center agents reliable scalable technology virtual agents webphone WebRTC workforce management cloud contact center software call center software savings budget CapEx Soft phone best practices world-class customer service usage virtual call centerGone are the days where you have to find a location to house your agents and sign a long-term lease for call center space.