Tan Hwee Xian
South-East Asia’s Unified Communications (UC) On-Premise Infrastructure market grew 6.4% year-on-year in the first half of 2014, and is expected to grow to US$652.8 million in 2018, at a five-year CAGR of 8.6% based on factory or vendor revenues, reports IDC.
Demand for UC tools, especially notably contact centre and video-conferencing, to rise in coming months Embracing power of APIs could potentially open up company’s ecosystem to untapped crucial resources
Malaysia's unified communication and collaboration (UC&C) market recorded US$35.6 million in factory revenue terms for the first half of 2013 (1H13), down 14.5% from the same period in 2012, according to IDC.
The 2H12 Unified Communications & Collaboration (UC&C) market in Malaysia increased 14% to US$47.5 million, compared to 1H12; overall, revenue in 2012 hit US$89.2 million, a 22.5% growth on a year-over-year basis, IDC Malaysia said.