Presentation on theme: "Cloud Applications & Social Networks Blended for Perfection."— Presentation transcript:
Cloud Applications & Social Networks Blended for Perfection
2GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Cloud Computing – It’s Big Using the Internet to allow access technology-enabled services like… Software as a Service (SaaS) Business Processes Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Platform as a Service (PaaS) SaaS spending forecasted $14B in 2012 to $27B in 2016* SMB will make up about 65% of public cloud spending in 2015* The Cloud is Growing * Gartner 2012
3GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Social Networking – It’s Expected 44% of people online right now are using social networks (Gartner) Average person spends 6 hours 33 mins per month on Facebook alone (VentureBeat Feb 2012) Social Networking in Businesses opening up By 2014, less than 20% of large enterprises will block all access to external social media, (50% in 2011). (Gartner) Reaching the Next Generation via Social Networks ~50% of 18-34 year olds check Facebook when they wake up – 28% before even getting out of bed (the Social Skinny) 82% of employees say they trust a company more when the CEO and leadership team communicate via social media. (eMarketer)
4GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Social Networks – Are They Competing With Us?
5GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Blending The Cloud & Social Networks Don’t try to replace Over The Top Providers Don’t sit back and be just a “pipe” provider for their services Beat them by blending them into your offering Keep your brand front & center Communications Service Providers have the advantage Rich history of SLA’s Access to customer profiles You Own The Access Shift in the Way You Think About Your Offerings How can I leverage the Cloud? How can I leverage Social Networks?
6GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Get In The Action – Key Apps to Stay Competitive Add Ways Users Can “Share” With Their Favorite Social Networks “Federate” Between Social Networks ANY Means of Communications to –Friends & Family for Residential Apps –Customers, Vendors, Partners for Business Apps
7GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Key Cloud-based Apps Cloud-based IP Telephony Outsourcing Unified Communications for Businesses –Voice, Video, Conf, VM, IM/Pres Skype or Vonage like services for Consumers Business Productivity Apps Unified Conferencing & Web Collaboration Mobile Unified Communications –Taking The Office Out of the Office Unified Messaging / Visual Voicemail Empowering Employees Simplifying the Way We Communicate
8GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Cloud-Based Unified Communications At Home Socially Blended to Perfection
9 GENBAND Mobile Life Socially Blended Address Book Text / Update Text / SMS Facebook Post Tweet IM Text / Update Text / SMS Facebook Post Tweet IM Missed Events IM, Facebook, Tweets Calls (Video/Audio/OTT) VoiceMail Missed Events IM, Facebook, Tweets Calls (Video/Audio/OTT) VoiceMail Email Connector IM, Facebook, Tweets Calls (Video/Audio/OTT) Voicemail Email Connector IM, Facebook, Tweets Calls (Video/Audio/OTT) Voicemail Adjust Contact Info Control Blending of Data Adjust Contact Info Control Blending of Data Personalized Settings Control Notifications Per Contact Preferences Personalized Settings Control Notifications Per Contact Preferences Content Share See what Channel I’m Watching Share URL, Video Link, News, etc. Content Share See what Channel I’m Watching Share URL, Video Link, News, etc. Home / Location Sharing Contact Address Dynamic Location / Presence Home / Location Sharing Contact Address Dynamic Location / Presence Telephone and Video Telepresence Communications Click to Call Click to Video Call To OTT / Social Clients Telephone and Video Telepresence Communications Click to Call Click to Video Call To OTT / Social Clients Social Address Book Presence Aware Social Address Book Presence Aware
Cloud-based Unified Communications For Business WHEN ARE PEOPLE USING MOBILE DEVICES? 84% at HOME 80% during Miscellaneous DOWNTIME 76% WAITING IN LINE (APPTS) 69% while SHOPPING 64% at WORK 62% while WATCHING TV 47% during COMMUTE to WORK Source: Compete’s Quarterly SmartPhone Report You don’t have to be tied to a desk to be productive All unified communications tools via your desk via your mobile/tablet Socially Blended …. Address BooksAddress Books Video CallingVideo Calling Conference / CollaborationConference / Collaboration IM/PresenceIM/Presence Email, VoicemailEmail, Voicemail
11GENBAND Confidential and Proprietary Cloud-Based Applications Blended With Social Networks Beat OTT Competition Driving Innovation & Differentiation www.genband.com