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Irwin Lazar

Irwin Lazar is Vice President and Service Director at Nemertes Research, where he develops and manages research projects, develops cost models, conducts strategic seminars and advises clients. His background is in network operations, network engineering, voice-data convergence, and IP telephony. Mr. Lazar is responsible for benchmarking the adoption and use of emerging technologies in the enterprise in areas including VOIP, unified communications, Web 2.0 initiatives, social networking, and collaboration.

A Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and sought-after speaker and author, Mr. Lazar is a columnist for Business Communications Review magazine and Collaboration Loop. He is a frequent resource for the business and trade press. He is regular speaker at events such as Interop, VoiceCon, and Enterprise 2.0. Mr. Lazar serves as the conference director for FutureNet (formerly MPLScon), the chair for Network World IT Roadmap Web 2.0 track, and is on the advisory board for the Enterprise 2.0 conference.

 
Recent posts by Irwin


June 3, 2015
SIP Trunking has been available and hyped for over a decade, but 80% of businesses still haven't made the switch. In this webinar, we'll provide the market context on the halting transition to SIP Tru...
May 20, 2015
The silo-ed PBX at the core of the legacy communications architecture no longer fits today's need for integrated enterprise, Web-based, and mobile communications, and this installed base is limiting e...
April 15, 2015
An explosion of application traffic threatens to overwhelm enterprise networks, and real-time traffic like voice and video can be the most endangered, and also the most threatening to other kinds of t...