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Sep 26 2018   7:25PM GMT

multichannel contact center

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A multichannel contact center is a call center that allows agents to interact with customers over several communication channels, but each channel operates in isolation. Continued…

Quote of the Day

“A multi-channel system allows a contact center to provide improve customer care by providing quality service through any medium, including: voice, text-SMS, Fax or Web.” – Paul Lang

Learning Center
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Is your call center multichannel or cross-channel?
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The omnichannel contact center is now mandatory
The omnichannel contact center is becoming increasingly important. But voice communications is still the preferred channel for many consumers.

With cloud-based contact centers, one size does not fit all
Cloud-based contact centers are one of the fastest-growing market segments when it comes to software as a service. Learn what’s driving this shift to the cloud and how enterprises need to respond to this trend.

Polycom acquisition helps Plantronics against Cisco, Logitech
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Trending Terms
customer experience management
Interactive Voice Response
customer self-service
contact center infrastructure
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Quiz Yourself
The question on everyone’s _____ is how to improve customer experience and cut costs at the same time.
a. minds
b. mind

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