Siemens Enterprise Communications Becomes Unify; Moves Toward A Unified User Collaboration Experience
Author: Jim Lundy
Date: October 24, 2013
Research Note Number: 2013-41
Issue: Who are the collaboration providers and how will they evolve?
Summary: Siemens Enterprise Communications has rebranded itself as Unify. The Unify announcement brings to the forefront a needed discussion by collaboration planners and practitioners about future investments in true people-centric collaboration.
On October 15 2013, the Siemens AG subsidiary formerly known as Siemens Enterprise Communications launched its new brand under the name Unify. The name symbolizes the company’s intention to harmonize communications systems, business processes, and people. This goal is driving Unify’s development of its next-generation collaboration platform, Project Ansible.