Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications, 2006

Published: 02 June 2006

ID: G00139822

Analyst(s): Drew Kraus , Steve Blood , Bern Elliot

Summary

Unified communications offers the ability to improve how individuals, groups and companies interact and perform tasks. Companies should review their current communication systems and processes, then undertake pilots or trials that could lead to improved processes.

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Comments
    • Alcatel
    • Avaya
    • AVST
    • Cisco Systems
    • Ericsson
    • IBM
    • Interactive Intelligence
    • Microsoft
    • Mitel Networks
    • NEC
    • Nortel
    • Oracle
    • Siemens
    • TeleWare
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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