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Jul 14

2016-2017 Contact Center Technology Buyer’s Guide

Posted by Rachel Brink on Jul 14, 2016 9:29:08 AM

Technology has become the lifeblood of the contact center and the framework upon which exceptional customer experiences are built. Enabling front-line agents to more effectively engage with customers, and businesses to optimize their contact center’s operations, the technology chosen plays a large role in the success and efficiency of an organization. To uncover the top technology priorities of contact centers in the coming months, Call Center IQ (CCIQ) surveyed a number of businesses for its “Executive Report on Contact Center Technology”, sponsored by 3CLogic, and identified the following features on their wish lists, in order of importance.

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Topics: contact center, call center, call center technology, contact center technology

Jul 01

Pure cloud contact center technology—fad or the future?

Posted by Rachel Brink on Jul 1, 2016 9:51:47 AM

Over the past several years, cloud technology has rapidly emerged as an undeniable force in the contact center space as businesses continue to demand greater versatility, enhanced business continuity, and omni-channel customer engagement. In fact, according to CCIQ’s “Executive Report on Contact Center Technology”, 13.9% of today’s contact centers reside entirely on cloud or hosted architecture, compared to just 10.3% 12 months ago. But despite continued growth, some are beginning to wonder whether a complete migration to cloud is realistic, as many businesses continue to rely on their tried-and-true on-premise systems for security and reliability. Is pure cloud just a fad, or will it be the future infrastructure for contact centers?

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Topics: cloud contact center, hyrbird cloud, cloud, contact center technology

Apr 29

Top 5 Key Findings From CCIQ’s “Contact Center Technology” Report

Posted by Rachel Brink on Apr 29, 2016 10:39:12 AM

Technology has become the framework upon which exceptional customer experiences are built. And as customer service continues to become a critical aspect of a business’ success, organizations are increasingly seeking new and innovative solutions to power their contact centers. Check-out the following key insights from CCIQ’s Executive Report on Contact Center Technology in 2016 to discover the top priorities and trends impacting call centers in the coming months.

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Topics: call center, contact center, contact center technology