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The Tipping Point: Top Unified Communications Issues for 2012

Year after year, unified communications (UC) faces a number of challenges, and year after year it seems nothing is done to address them. If only the technology could transform into something that can success, it would.

This E-Guide from SearchUnifiedCommunications.com discusses the top five UC issues users and organizations today are facing and how they will lead the charge for a UC revolution. View now to learn more about these five issues and how they will affect the future of UC.

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