Advocate x Fuze UCaaS Trends & Best Practices

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Michael Snyder

SVP of Advisory Services, Advocate

Bill Schneider

Sr. Manager of Product Marketing, Fuze

Chris Conry

CIO, Fuze

Watch this video series from Advocate and Fuze to learn how implementing UCaaS can help you achieve savings, outcomes, and influence.

Key Topics for Discussion:

  • The Microsoft Teams question
  • Challenges faced when implementing UCaaS
  • Futureproofing your UCaaS investment
  • With looming cyber security concerns, what are the best practices, trends, and approaches that CIOs needs to be aware of in terms of UCaaS?
  • When looking at UCaaS vendors, what should the internal auditing cadence be and what type of things should they be looking at?

Moderated by:

  • Michael Snyder
    • As Senior Vice President, Advisory Services at Advocate, Michael manages Advocate’s Optimization, Transformation, Strategy, and Insider Marketplace practices.  These practices consist of seasoned consultants and solution architects that work with enterprises to drive the efficient use of technology and enable business outcomes utilizing Advocate’s proven methodologies and the Technology Business Management framework.  Prior to joining the Advocate team, Michael spent five years at Amazon Web Services (AWS) where he built a global business focused on assisting private equity firms leverage the cloud to drive value within their portfolio companies. In addition to his work at AWS, Michael spent five years at Booz & Company (now Strategy&) in their Digital and Business Transformation practice where he completed projects across various industries focused on IT strategy, digital transformation, and digital product development. He also spent six years at BB&T leading a team focused on IT process improvement.

More Information About Our Panelists:

  • Bill Schneider
    • Bill is a Senior Manager of Product Marketing at Fuze. He has extensive experience building, managing, and mentoring successful pre-sale solution engineering teams at both startups and established companies.
  • Chris Conry
    • As CIO, Chris Conry heads Fuze's global IT and information security functions, leveraging more than two decades of experience in IT and operational leadership, with a primary focus in growth-oriented high-tech businesses. Chris is a purveyor of cloud-first IT strategy and has a strong track record of delivering agile, business-enabling solutions for private and public enterprises.
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