A new business reality is emerging across all segments of the business spectrum, and it is creating opportunity and challenges that must be considered and planned for today. The new reality is the product of the convergence of mobility, video, and collaboration, driven by three megatrends:
-The consumerization of IT driven by the use of consumer-oriented devices and applicationscrossing over into the SMB and enterprise markets -The increased adoption and usage of videoconferencing across the consumer, SMB, and enterprise markets -Technology advances in the underlying foundation of mobile video driven by rapidly growing network broadband capacity and compounded by the growth of video-capable mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets
This Executive Brief discusses these trends, presents IDC's analysis of their impact on the business market, and advises action on the path forward.
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