Unified Communications

Improving Campus Communication

East Carolina University uses unified communications to enhance campus-wide productivity. (03:31 min)

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Optimize Your College or University Network to Improve Communications

Colleges and universities are evolving their current communications systems to improve collaboration and security. With modernization projects and new construction, institutions are evaluating their existing technologies, and consolidating all voice, data, and video functions into one efficient system.

Unified Communications for Higher Education replaces your basic telephone connectivity with an IP-based communication system that:

  • delivers advanced voice services
  • improves security
  • enhances collaboration among students, faculty, and the community

With Unified Communications for Higher Education, it is easy to help your college or university dramatically improve communications, while reducing costs.

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