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The Start of a New Chapter, by Rory Read, Vonage CEO, July 7, 2020
On July 1st, I started my new role as Vonage CEO, and I couldn’t be more thrilled to be taking the helm of such a highly admired organization. The opportunity to join a company like Vonage is rare. Vonage was born out of innovation and, through that innovative spirit, has grown and reinvented itself into a global leader in business cloud communications helping organizations accelerate their digital transformations. And this work has never been more important than it is right now.
How Are Industries Globally Embracing Video Communications, July 1, 2020
As we continue to adapt to new business environments one thing is clear: video communications is here to stay! At Vonage we’ve been following the global video usage of our Video API since the COVID-19 outbreak and the growth is massive. Here, we dig into the global nature of video usage trends highlighting the growth and the preparedness of the organizations and populations behind it.
A Look into the History of Juneteenth, By Alan Masarek, CEO, June 19, 2020
There are no words to convey the outrage and sadness that we feel over the events that have taken place in the past few weeks sparked by the death of George Floyd. Through his story, we recognize there are many more names of men and women we’ll never know because they did not command the global spotlight. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” As the ripple effects of George Floyd’s death are reverberating around the world, we want you to know that Black Lives Matter to Vonage.
How Technology is Helping Healthcare Systems Fight The Global Pandemic, By Sagi Dudai, CTO, June 18, 2020
Since the early 2000s, healthcare and technology providers globally have been challenged with creating a reliable infrastructure to promote affordable and universal access to healthcare. Through a robust network of technology providers, as well as financial, organizational, human and healthcare resources, all working in unison, this has resulted in a significant spike in digital and Ehealth adoption in many parts of the world.
Moving Forward with Purpose, By Alan Masarek, CEO, May 11, 2020
This is an unsettling and challenging time for us all. There is a global sense of uncertainty and fear about how and when to take our collective next step forward. Governing bodies, healthcare professionals and business leaders around the world are locked in a continuously evolving debate over how the global health crisis will end and what we all should be doing to flatten the curve.
Now We're Talking, by Rishi Dave, CMO, April 8, 2020
This week marks the launch of our latest campaign. Over the past six years, we have been growing our business cloud communications capabilities. Our Unified Communications, Contact Centers and Communications APIs already help more than 100,000 organizations effectively and reliably grow.
How to avoid disruption in your contact center by taking your business continuity to the cloud, by Rodolpho Cardenuto, President, Applications Group, March 13, 2020
Changes to the economy, environment, laws and regulations, the world around us, views on work/life balance, and technology can all quickly impact business continuity. How contact center managers deal with these changes goes a long way towards supporting business continuity – essentially a company’s ability to deal with contextual changes and threats to the business.
Four Best Practices Educators Should Consider to Keep Students Engaged in Virtual Environments, by Omar Javaid, President API Platform Group, March 13, 2020
Occasionally, institutions like schools must drastically change the way they operate. When crises arise, it often calls for extreme measures, such as shutting down classes altogether. Unfortunately, this type of recourse, while necessary, can have adverse effects on students and teachers alike.