VCSF09 Preview: Brent Kelly Workshop

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Brent Kelly of Wainhouse Research previews his upcoming VoiceCon San Francisco workshop, "Choices in Unified Communications," comparing Microsoft OCS and IBM Lotus Sametime.

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VCSF09 Preview: Brent Kelly Workshop

  1. 1. CHOICES IN<br />UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS<br />SOLUTIONS<br />Deploying Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2<br />or IBM Lotus Sametime 8.x in Multi-Vendor Telephony Environments<br />E. Brent Kelly, Ph.D.<br />bkelly@wainhouse.com<br />Wainhouse Research, LLC<br />www.wainhouse.com<br />1<br />© 2009 Wainhouse Research LLC. – Analysis and Information on Unified Communications<br />
  2. 2. Tutorial Outline<br />Unified Communications Definitions<br />Strategies for Unified Communications<br />Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Architecture<br />Integrating Telephony into Office Communications Server 2007 R2<br />Microsoft UC Clients<br />IBM Lotus Sametime Architecture<br />Integrating Telephony into Sametime 8.5<br />Sametime Unified Telephony<br />Sametime UC Clients<br />Analysis, Conclusions, Opinions<br />Part 1<br />Part 2<br />2<br />© 2009 Wainhouse Research LLC. – Analysis and Information on Unified Communications<br />
  3. 3. What do you do…<br />If you have a homogeneous communications environment, you can<br /> Use that vendor’s UC tool<br />Use Microsoft OCS or IBM Sametime<br />If you have a heterogeneous communications environment… then what?<br />Can use Avaya Aura, Nortel ACE, Siemens OpenScape, …<br />The market is choosing IBM or Microsoft <br />3<br />© 2009 Wainhouse Research LLC. – Analysis and Information on Unified Communications<br />Microsoft and IBM provide not just similar, but the SAME functionality across telephony and mobility environments!<br />
  4. 4. Enterprise Voice Architecture:PBX in Front<br />Gateway<br />Enterprise<br />OCS<br />Deployment<br />Active<br />Directory<br />Communicator Clients<br />Mediation Server and the gateway can be single box or separate.<br />IP or Digital<br />Phones<br />Mediation Server<br />Gateway Providers<br /><ul><li>Aculab
  5. 5. AudioCodes
  6. 6. Cisco
  7. 7. Dialogic
  8. 8. Ferrari
  9. 9. NEC
  10. 10. Nortel
  11. 11. Nuera
  12. 12. Quintum Technologies
  13. 13. Tango
  14. 14. VegaStream</li></ul>PSTN<br />Network<br />Enterprise PBX<br />(TDM or Hybrid)<br />4<br />© 2009 Wainhouse Research LLC. – Analysis and Information on Unified Communications<br />
  15. 15. Multivendor Deployment<br />5<br />© 2009 Wainhouse Research LLC. – Analysis and Information on Unified Communications<br />Telephony Application<br />Server<br />VP<br />SIP<br />VP<br />Telephony Control Server<br />SIP<br />SIP<br />Vendor 2<br />Legacy<br />PBX<br />Telephony<br />Gateway<br />Vendor 1<br />IP PBX<br />PSTN<br />Network<br />Gateway<br />Analog or<br />Digital Phones<br />IP or Digital<br />Phones<br />
  16. 16. Additional Topics<br />Server Operating System Options<br />LDAP Directory Options<br />List and Street Costs<br />OCS and Sametime Futures<br />Deployment Considerations<br />6<br />© 2009 Wainhouse Research LLC. – Analysis and Information on Unified Communications<br />Please join us at VoiceCon San Francisco 2009<br />where we will discuss choices in Unified Communications<br />focusing on Microsoft OCS and IBM Sametime<br />

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