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The Enterprise Connect expert-led conference program will discuss the latest systems, software, services and applications for enterprise communications and collaboration. The conference is designed with one objective in mind: To help you optimize your investments in communications and collaboration systems, software and services. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in EDT.

Cloud Best-of-Breed vs Best-of-Suite: Do You Really Need to Choose?

Elka Popova  (Vice President, Connected Work, Frost & Sullivan)

Date: Wednesday, March 23

Time: 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Track: Unified Communications & UCaaS

Session Type: Conference Breakout Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Enterprises evaluating cloud solutions often face an important dilemma: Entrust a single vendor to provide a full suite of communications and customer experience management toolset, or take a best-of-breed approach for meeting, messaging, calling, and contact center services? In this session, a leading market analyst will discuss how to select a cloud communications and collaboration provider that addresses your specific technology and business needs, and will explore the pros and cons of each approach, and what makes sense for your enterprise. Additionally, we will explore how an organization with multi-vendor solutions deployed can protect their investment as they advance on their digital transformation and cloud migration paths.


  • Understand how to benchmark cloud communications and collaboration offerings to identify the best fit for your organization.
  • Hear about what your peers are doing to optimize technology investments
  • Learn how leading providers are evolving their solutions portfolios