Gartner Magic Quadrant Unified Communications

Well here’s one you wouldn’t have expected to see. Gartner have placed Microsoft and Lync ahead of Cisco in their Unified Communications Magic Quadrant.

Gartner have put Cisco and Microsoft level for Ability to Execute however Microsoft have been placed ahead in Vision. You can read the full article at http://www.gartner.com/technology/reprints.do?id=1-1YWQWK0&ct=140806&st=sb. Well done Microsoft. Now if work can be done to address the cautions that Gartner have identified then the position will be even stronger.

richardjgreen

Richard works as a Cloud Consultant for Fordway Solution where his primary focus is to help customers understand, adopt and develop with Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and System Center. Richard Green is an IT Pro with over 15 years' of experience in all things Microsoft including System Center and Office 365. He has previously worked as a System Center consultant and as an internal solutions architect across many verticals. Outside of work, he loves motorbikes and is part of the orange army, marshaling for NGRRC, British Superbikes and MotoGP. He is also an Assistant Cub Scout Leader.