Chris Stegh

Christian Stegh is the VP of Strategy at Enabling Technologies. In this role, he leads the partnerships and strategic decisions of the company, works with key customers on their UC roadmaps, and represents Enabling within the UC industry. For the prior five years at Enabling, Chris led the project management, implementation engineering, and customer support functions of the company. He's overseen over 700 deployments of Lync, OCS, and Exchange Unified Messaging, most of which included voice integration to a PBX directly to the PSTN. The results led Enabling to be named as Microsoft's Unified Communications Partner of the Year for 2009, 2010, and 2012.

Prior to joining Enabling, Chris had been Avaya's North American Practice Leader of the IP Telephony and Emerging Technologies practices. He also worked in IT at John Deere, where he managed projects and administered voice, data, and converged networks. Chris is a subject matter expert in UC, SIP, messaging, SOA, and VoIP Security, and likes to write and speak publicly on these topics.

Recent posts by Chris

October 14, 2015
Service providers have been touting SIP Trunking for nearly two decades as a better alternative to PRIs, because of cost savings, flexible routing and better handling at peak load. Yet over 50% of ent...
September 22, 2015
SIP Trunking services are maturing, and enterprises, in turn, continue to increase their deployment of SIP Trunks as a way of saving money over legacy PRIs. But SIP Trunking isn't an end in itself; S...
August 26, 2015
Turning the current flood of available data into meaningful intelligence requires business leaders to look beyond the traditional data center toward technologies like cloud, automation, virtualization...