RA’ANANA, Israel, March 20, 2014 – NICE Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) today announced that it has once again been recognized as the contact center workforce management (WFM) market leader by DMG Consulting LLC. In the 2014 Contact Center Workforce Management Report, NICE is noted as having the largest market share based on number of seats. This is the seventh consecutive year that NICE has been the market share leader based on DMG’s report.
NICE’s Workforce Management solution addresses scheduling and forecasting needs of large multi-site, multi-skill, and multi-channel contact center and back office operations. These solutions help companies effectively manage daily activity, enhance agent performance, and boost inbound sales revenue. NICE supports all service delivery options for WFM – premise-based, hosted/cloud-based, and managed service.
Donna Fluss, president of DMG Consulting
“Workforce Management is high on the list of contact center and back office technology investment priorities for both new and replacement solutions. The growing need for front and back office WFM capabilities is driving purchases at an unprecedented rate in this formerly slow-moving market; the rapid growth is, in turn, driving substantial investments in product innovation.”
Yochai Rozenblat, President, NICE Enterprise Group
“We are proud to be recognized as the market leader in DMG’s 2014 Contact Center Workforce Management Market Report. As the market continues to grow and advance, this reinforces our ability to deliver innovative workforce productivity tools that help organizations engage employees, lower costs, and deliver an exceptional customer service. Our ongoing leadership in this area also reflects our commitment to offering flexible service delivery options that suit the individual needs of our customers.”
About NICE Systems
NICE Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) is the worldwide leading provider of software solutions that enable organizations to take the next best action in order to improve customer experience and business results, ensure compliance, fight financial crime, and safeguard people and assets. NICE’s solutions empower organizations to capture, analyze, and apply, in real time, insights from both structured and unstructured Big Data. This data comes from multiple sources, including phone calls, mobile apps, emails, chat, social media, video, and transactions. NICE solutions are used by over 25,000 organizations in more than 150 countries, including over 80 of the Fortune 100 companies. www.nice.com.
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