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
We work closely with the world’s largest IT firms and upcoming disruptive start-ups to predict macro and micro trends related to products, services, technology and business models that can define growth. Tailored, customized solutions provide clients with the best strategies for growth, supported by the right key data points researched to meet the client’s needs and the specific engagement. Our research spans broadly across the sector and provides deep insights into specific markets in the most significant areas of IT and the IT industry.
29 Jul 2015  |  Africa
The Growing Opportunity for Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Providers in South Africa's Contact Centre Market
To be successfully employed in a contact centre in South Africa, an individual is expected to have a good command of the English language as well as advanced numeracy, technology, and customer service skills. However, skill shortages are a major challenge in the South African contact centre market. Also, a recent change in the requirements to recei...
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11 Jul 2014  |  Africa
Understanding Enterprise Migration Paths to the Cloud
This research study provides comprehensive insight into best practices related to the migration of enterprise systems from traditional, premise-based environments to the cloud. Cloud computing has become more prominent in South Africa in recent years, and enterprises are evaluating and benchmarking different cloud strategies. The study also examine...
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21 Mar 2013  |  Africa
CSPs to Drive the Hosted Contact Centre Market
The current move in South Africa towards cloud computing represents an opportunity that Communication Service Providers (CSPs) can take advantage of in order to grow and protect their revenue streams. While CSPs have, until presently, mostly concentrated on transmission services as cloud carriers, it is imperative that they change their role to clo...
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