Contact centers are slated to go through major changes in the coming future. The rise of cloud technology, big data and analytics and social media will change how contact centers are operated, bringing new found efficiencies to the incumbent outsourced contact centre model, making customer service and customer experience a significant differentiator and pushing it to the top of the priority list of organizations.
Frost & Sullivan’s Information Technology research and consulting programs look at conventional and unconventional technologies, with specific focus on top-level potential disruptors such as cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and IOT or the Internet of Things. In the contact center market, we look at:
- Solution providers in varying segments
- Big data analytics and their applications in contact centers
- Web and mobile engagement
- Complex sales, service, and support opportunities and issues
- Web experience personalization
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09 Jul 2020  |  Europe
Benchmarking Future Growth Potential
The global customer experience (CX) outsourcing services market is challenged by commoditization. Consequently, outsourcers are deploying advanced technology-enabled solutions and working with partners from across the ecosystem to differentiate in the fragmented marketplace. Over the years, the focus has shifted from cost and labor arbitrage to cus...
06 Jul 2020  |  Europe
Integration of Advanced Technologies Transforms Customer Experience Outsourcing Services by Enhancing Efficiency and Effectiveness
The customer experience (CX) outsourcing services market has undergone a significant shift in the last few years. The market in Europe is characterized by demand for specific languages, small regional sectors, different requirements unique to certain countries, and increasing demand for nearshoring. Evolution in the outsourcing industry has led to...
01 Jul 2020  |  Europe
Growing Customer Demand for Business Resiliency Will Increase Adoption of Outsourcing Services
The Customer Experience Outsourcing Services has undergone a significant shift in the last few years across the world and the European market is no different. The market in Europe is characterized by demand for specific languages, smaller markets, differences that may be unique to certain countries, and increasing demand for nearshoring, among othe...
24 Jun 2020  |  Europe
Benchmarking Future Growth Potential
The European contact center as a service (CCaaS) market is enjoying significant attention, although it remains in a growth stage. The market comprises more than 150 vendors of varying size that offer solutions to companies and organization across a broad range of verticals, with financial services, healthcare, public sector, utilities, retail, educ...
24 Apr 2020  |  North America
A Sine Qua Non for Making CX an Organization-wide Priority
Today, the experience economy is in full swing, strongly impacting organizations and their business models. In this new era, user experience is key to creating value. It is no longer just about the quality of a product or a service; it is about the emotions and experiences that clients have when they consume it. Firms from all sectors are increasin...
06 Mar 2020  |  Latin America
Exploring Trends and Growth Opportunities for Latin American Providers
The remote work modality is rapidly becoming the norm among office workers throughout the globe. Remote work is a way to work outside the employer´s premise. One common alternative to on-site work stations is the home office. In this scenario, the employee uses their own house as a workplace, but working from cafes, co-working spaces or any other ...
29 Jan 2020  |  Asia Pacific
Cisco Weaving Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technologies to Drive Contact Center Success
Cisco Asia-Pacific, Japan, and China (APJC) Contact Center Analyst Day 2019 and Contact Center Symposium were held from 11 to 13 November in Sydney, Australia. The events brought together Cisco contact center executives, industry subject matter experts (SMEs), partners, and customers facilitating the conversation on the rising role of cloud in the ...
14 Jan 2020  |  North America
Watch Out World—Your Next Food Server Could be a Bot
As technology adoption has skyrocketed, it has vastly changed the way that consumers engage with businesses across the industries, but never more than in the retail sector. Online shopping, web portals for deals and discounts, review sites allowing consumers to review, compare, praise and complain, and mobile loyalty apps are just a few of the chan...
10 Jan 2020  |  North America
Improving CX is the Top Corporate Goal from 2020 to 2022 Across Industries
The overall research objective is to measure the current use and future decision making behavior toward customer contact solutions primarily in the United States with a small sample from other regions. The technologies we covered include: customer journey analytics, elearning, quality monitoring, social media analytics, speech analytics, unified ag...
03 Dec 2019  |  North America
99% of Companies are Embracing Digital Transformation Amidst Disruption, Innovation, and Consumer Upheaval
People, processes and technologies have long been the key elements of a CRM strategy. A recent Frost & Sullivan study found that 99Percentage of businesses are now in some stage of digital transformation. The people piece is a great place to start. Customers and employees play probably the most important role in a company's success. Our research pr...