HOLMDEL, N.J., Feb. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage (NYSE: VG) ("the Company"), a leading provider of cloud communications services for businesses, will elevate its presence at Enterprise Connect this year with participation in five thought leadership panels on the future of Unified Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS) within the Enterprise business space.
Clark Peterson, President, Enterprise for Vonage, will participate in a panel entitled The Cloud & Your Costs: Understanding the Changing Business Model on March 9 at 8:00 a.m., and will address the increasing use of cloud communications among large enterprises and how this shift will affect the communications business model moving forward.
"Adoption of UCaaS solutions among large enterprises is expected to grow by 35% over the next several years and we are seeing more and more interest among enterprise businesses for our unique cloud-based offerings," said Mr. Peterson. "We believe this demand is driven by an increasing trust in the cloud, as well as the need for efficiencies created by integrating a cloud-based communications system with everyday business workflow and the flexibility, productivity and collaboration it brings to a mobile and distributed workforce."
Additional Vonage sessions at Enterprise Connect include:
A UCaaS/Hybrid RFP: What Can Cloud Providers Deliver? March 7, 2:00 p.m. - Jeff Savage, Vice President, Enterprise
The Future of Vonage: Emerging Trends in UCaaS for the Enterprise Customer March 8, 3:00 p.m. – Jeff Savage, Vice President, Enterprise
In Search of a Google® Strategy for UC March 9, 1:30 p.m. – Crisantos Hajibrahim, Senior Director, Business Development
Contextual Communications: Coming of Age at Last? March 10, 8:00 a.m. – Sanjay Srinivasan, VP and Chief Technology Architect, Business Engineering
In addition to lending thought leadership perspective to panel sessions scheduled throughout the week, Vonage, a Diamond sponsor of the industry's annual premier event, will also host a 40' x 40' booth (# 1805) on the Expo show floor, where attendees will have the opportunity to participate in interactive product demos and discussions with the Company's executives.
Vonage was named a finalist for the Best of Enterprise Connect 2016 award for the launch of its Vonage® SmartWAN product. Vonage SmartWAN uses SD-WAN technology to deliver uninterrupted failover and seamless voice, video and data communications across Vonage's private MPLS network and over-the-top broadband network connections. The solution enhances the performance of mission-critical applications such as Virtual Desktop, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), CRM tools and Hosted email, and also maximizes bandwidth resources across multiple locations.
The winner will be announced at Enterprise Connect 2016 during an awards ceremony on Wednesday, March 9.
"Designed for businesses with a high demand for voice, video and data communications, as well as collaboration tools, Vonage SmartWAN optimizes the reliability and Quality of Service that enterprise customers need to keep their businesses running smoothly whether over MPLS or a broadband connection," added Mr. Peterson.
Enterprise Connect takes place March 7 through March 10 at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando, Fla.
Vonage (NYSE: VG) is a leading provider of cloud communications services for businesses and consumers. The Company provides a robust suite of feature-rich business and residential communication solutions that offer flexibility, portability and ease-of-use across multiple devices designed to meet the needs of a wide range of customers. Vonage's portfolio of business products covers the full spectrum of business communications needs, serving single-person companies to those with thousands of employees spread over multiple locations. Vonage provides bring-your-own-broadband (BYOB) cloud products and those that offer carrier-grade reliability and Quality of Service (QoS) across BYOB options and the Company's private, national MPLS IP network, as well as integration with industry-leading CRM and business workflow applications. In 2015, Vonage was named a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide, and also earned the Frost & Sullivan Growth Excellence Leadership Award for Hosted IP and Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) Services. For more information, visit www.vonage.com.
Vonage Holdings Corp. is headquartered in Holmdel, New Jersey. Vonage® is a registered trademark of Vonage America Inc.