As an integral part of Cisco Unified Communications, Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator is an easy-to-use software application for mobile smartphones that enables collaboration across mobile workspaces by bringing together people and information to accelerate decisions and improve response times and productivity.
Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator securely extends Cisco Unified Communications to mobile smartphones, allowing you to reach, respond to, and collaborate with others faster. From your mobile smartphone you can manage your presence status, view the presence status of others, access company directory contacts, receive Cisco Unified MeetingPlace notifications, place calls through Cisco Unified Communications Manager, and access other vital information.
According to Forrester Research, inefficient communications are the cause of internal decision delays-specifically the inability to quickly reach mobile and remote colleagues. Time-sensitive concerns depend on reaching people and resources efficiently and quickly. Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator helps break down the barriers of distance and time to keep business processes in motion. The presence capabilities of your smartphone allow you to know who is available and who is not-before you even place a call. Visual access to your office messages and office phone call history on your smartphone allows you to prioritize messages and respond to calls faster and more efficiently. Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator can give you the information you need when you need it.
Search your corporate directory (Microsoft Active Directory) and personal contacts (Microsoft Exchange) from one easy-to-use interface to locate contacts quickly. Simply select a name to call.
Manage your presence and view the presence status of contacts from your smartphone. Single aggregate presence information from Cisco Unified Presence streamlines communication processes, helping you work smarter and faster.
Single business number
Single number reach, supported by Cisco Unified Mobility, makes it easier for you to be reached and gives you the flexibility to answer the call that is most important for you at a given time. Using Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator, you can enable or disable the setting with a simple click of the button.
Dial via Office
Transparently place calls through Cisco Unified Communications Manager to reduce toll charges and meet regulatory requirements. Administrator policy can dictate whether calls are always, never, or on a case-by-case basis dialed with Dial via Office. If the feature is enabled, you can place a Dial via Office call from any application on your mobile phone, including the native phone dialer.
View a list of recent calls on your mobile device and learn what calls were missed, placed, and received from your mobile device and your Cisco Unified IP Phone.
You have visual access to Cisco Unity and Cisco Unity Connection voicemail messages. Select, view, play back, and delete messages in any order-all from your smartphone. Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator supports secure message playback with the Cisco Unity and Cisco Unity Connection applications.
Secure text messaging
Send and receive secure text messages with other Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator users. Incoming secure text messages are conveniently grouped by person and they display the priority, and a brief subject line, if available.
Receive Cisco Unified MeetingPlace conference notifications on your smartphone. With a simple press of a button, you can access the conference bridge.
Broad operator and device support
Working simultaneously across multiple networks, mobile operators, and handset platforms, Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator helps ensure end-user choice and delivery.
Cisco Unified Mobility Advantage server is deployed securely behind the enterprise firewall. It uses industry-standard SSL and TLS encryption to protect transmission of data between handsets and your corporate infrastructure. End users authenticate with existing Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directories.
System administrator management
A web-based administrator portal allows IT staff to manage user activation, configuration, and administration; set system privileges and security; report statistics; and manage devices.
End-user account management
A web-based end-user portal allows provisioning, directory management, and configuration of user preferences for mobile devices.