Rules of Deployment – The Life Cycle of a Converged Network

A major shift in telecommunications from circuit to packet switched technology, along with increasing sophistication of the corporate LAN/WAN, is prompting businesses of all sizes to consider merging their voice and data networks. The upside is the potential of adding strategic business capabilities – a triple play of voice, video, and data – and future proofing the network for a host of real and non realtime applications under the concept called Unified Communications.