Overview: The Unified Communications Interoperability Forum (UCIF) is a non-profit alliance of worldwide communications technology leaders working for unified communications (UC) by increasing efficiency, decreasing implementation costs and improving the interoperability experience for UC customers. The UCIF's vision is to enable interoperability of open, standards-based UC hardware and software across enterprises, service providers, and consumer clouds, as a means of generating incremental business opportunity for all stakeholders and of increasing the business use of UC technologies and services. The UCIF creates and tests interoperability profiles, implementation guidelines and best practices for interoperability between UC products and existing communications and business applications.
Specifications: Available at: http://www.ucif.org/Resources/Documents.aspx
IPR Policy: Available at: http://www.ucif.org/Join/BecomeaMember.aspx
Current Status: Active