Date: 1st December 2009
Contact: Caroline Winnan Tel: 01483 242576, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A New World of Convergence
Britannic and their strategic partners reviewed the latest strategies for
unified communications, virtualisation & next generation networks and
outlined the future direction of the ICT marketplace
Once again Britannic's Annual Convergence Summit attracted a full house, world
leading line up of speakers from across the industry and exceptional feedback from
those who were fortunate to attend.
Britannic Technologies 6th Annual Convergence Summit was held at Ascot Racecourse
on 12th November 2009 attracting 300 guests.
This year’s summit reviewed the exciting changes happening within the world of Unified
Communications, and how the communications market place has evolved with the
virtualisation of technology, centralisation of services and availability of next generation
Throughout the day there was a clear message as to how communications can be
simplified and more easily managed, whilst reducing costs and aligning technology with
business strategy and operational improvement, whilst supporting the growing demand
for business continuity.
Delegates were presented with a comprehensive strategic review of
communications marketplace. Where it had come from, where it is at today (including
how the leading players were releasing technology in line with current market trends
and opportunities), underpinned with a clear strategic vision for the future.
Roger Jones, EMEA Business Development Director of Avaya talked about the future
of the PBX and the move towards real time communications and the opportunities
available through Virtualisation and how centralising an organisation’s data and
communications can break down the barriers from complicated management to a more
simplified network environment. Roger announced the launch of the New Avaya
virtualisation solution “System Platform”. Roger also cov