Many verticals are looking into the cloud for the next step in technology innovation. Storage and communication options continue be at the front of cloud evolution and business are investing more money than ever before into the technology.
According to a new study by research firm Gartner, companies are predicted to spend $3.6 trillion on technology in 2012, $2 trillion of which will be on telecommunication equipment and services. On top of that, one of the growing pieces of the spending pie is the cloud, which is expected to reach $109 billion.
Toshiba, one of the leading providers of telecommunication equipment, has announced a new collaboration with the cloud and their VoIP systems known as VIPedge, which moves the entire telephone system into the cloud.
"Toshiba is pleased to announce availability of its VIPedge IP business telephone solution, giving customers the best of all worlds with a choice of cloud, IP or converged business solutions," said VP and GM of Toshiba America Information Systems Brian Metherell said in a press release. "VIPedge delivers the benefits of Toshiba’s on-premises VoIP solutions. Supported by our Authorized Dealer Network with expertise in design and implementation on a cloud platform, VIPedge is a cloud solution like no other."
Based off the award-winning IPedge on-premises business telephone system, VIPedge offers voicemail with unified messaging, mobility solutions and integration with customer relationship management (CRM).
Businesses in Ohio looking deploy the latest from Toshiba would be wise to partner with an IT consulting firm to ensure a complete solution.
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