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A UCaaS/Hybrid RFP: What Can Cloud Providers Deliver?
Dave Stein | Principal, Stein Consulting Group | Speaker Dean Manzoori | Vice President of Product Management, Masergy | Panelist Ramana Gottipati | Vice President of Product Management, 8x8 | Panelist JP Najar | Sr. Systems Architect, NEC | Panelist Joseph Martin | Director, National Solutions Engineering, Sprint | Panelist Jeff Savage | VP of Enterprise, Vonage | Panelist
This year's Enterprise Connect RFP workshop will be dedicated to Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) offerings, in "pure" form and in a hybrid with premises systems. Workshop leader Dave Stein of Stein Technology Group consulting will once again craft a mock RFP for communications service for a medium-sized enterprise, but this year will seek responses from UCaaS providers, so as to provide a deep dive on the state of the art in UCaaS features, functions, and pricing. Enterprise Connect Orlando 2016 attendees will receive both a detailed view on how to write an RFP for UCaaS services, and will see the responses provided by major players in this space. You'll come away from this workshop with a rich supply of documentation, as well as a detailed description and discussion that will help you understand how mature today's UCaaS services are; how they stack up against each other; to what extent they may transform your communications environment; and how providers can support migration and hybrid strategies.
* What elements are important for creating and evaluating responses to an RFP for UCaaS services?
* What features and functions are available in UCaaS services? Are they equivalent to what's available in CPE?
* How do you determine the elements of a hybrid UCaaS/premises deployment?
* What range of costs do we find among UCaaS providers?
* How can we use these cost estimations to evaluate TCO for UCaaS proposals?
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