Avaya adds contact center to IP Office
Avaya Inc. has announced a new release of Avaya IP Office telephony, featuring the ability to support contact center functionality inside IP Office. The company initially intended to release version 10.0 of Avaya IP Office later this year, but has since altered its plans and the software is out now. IP Office is geared toward small and medium-sized businesses with 10 to 20 users, and is often marketed to companies new to contact center technologies.
Cloud telco company 8x8 to improve virtual contact center offerings
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Cloud telecommunications provider 8x8 Inc. has announced an upgrade to its Virtual Contact Center suite. A major part of the upgrade was around improved mobility and security, but other features include virtual queuing, a chat interface and reporting wizards that will give supervisors greater insight into agent productivity, as well as greater customizability, browser support and other improvements. The upgrade is free to all existing 8x8 Virtual Contact Center subscribers.
New resource for CRM professionals
InTouch Solutions has launched a new online resource center for customer relationship management and contact center professionals. The resource center is designed to provide information on all employees, from entry level to C-level, within the sales and service industries. Topics covered will include automated surveys, marketing tips and mobile customer service, and are intended to help CRM pros learn more about their industry, analyze trends and evaluate products on the market.