Cost cuts, not convergence, boost VoIP


Cost cuts, not convergence, boost VoIP

More than 50% of the 3,000 enterprise IT managers polled say they might consider moving to a converged voice and data solution this year, according to a survey conducted by market researcher Vanson Bourne, conducted on behalf of storage company Zycko.

Lack of funds is the biggest barrier to adoption for 40% of the respondents, followed by contentment with existing suppliers (38%), lack of resources (33%) and a lack of knowledge about products (18%). However, more than 50% said this would not deter them from considering VoIP.

Cutting costs is still the main reason for adopting VoIP, cited by almost 66% of respondents in most sectors, although financial services companies place convergence as the key attraction.

Email Alerts

Register now to receive IT-related news, guides and more, delivered to your inbox.
By submitting your personal information, you agree to receive emails regarding relevant products and special offers from TechTarget and its partners. You also agree that your personal information may be transferred and processed in the United States, and that you have read and agree to the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy.

COMMENTS powered by Disqus  //  Commenting policy