Business of Information Technology  >   Business Processes  >  

Customer Service

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: IT Customer Support, Customer Support
DEFINITION: Customer service and support (CSS) is the part of a company's customer relationship management (CRM) department that interacts with a customer for their immediate benefit, including components such as the contact center, the help desk, and the call management system.According to Lithium Technologies (a CSS product vendor), corporate costs for CSS interactions are expected to reach $100 billion in 2004.  … 
Definition continues below.
Customer ServiceReports
26 - 50 of 539 Matches Previous Page  | Next Page
Why CIOs Need to Take Control of Customer Data
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: This executive brief examines the business implications of unintegrated customer data and outlines how CIOs and other senior IT managers are ideally positioned to take control of customer data with data management technologies.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

Informatica

Seven Ways to Improve the Digital Customer Experience
sponsored by Kofax, Inc.
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to uncover the seven ways you can ensure superior customer experience, so your organization can continue to prosper.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Feb 10, 2014

Kofax, Inc.

Google+ Guide
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores some best practices for utilizing Google+ as an effective user engagement strategy.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Oracle Corporation

CRM Data Analytics Features
sponsored by Indicee
EGUIDE: This expert eGuide discusses how today's CRM data analytics capabilities go beyond the data points collected concerning the number of email messages sent to customers and the number of calls and quotes.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 27 Mar 2014

Indicee

Leverage Security Intelligence for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative solution brief highlights the challenges and potential solutions that can be implemented to help embrace mobile customers, protect payment and personal data and deliver a secure shopping experience.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Vodafone Germany Adopts HP's Flexible Retail Applications
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: This webcast highlights the upgraded applications solution that Vodafone's German retail stores chose to help better manage purchase processes, inventory, and service contracts so that employees could spend more time better servicing customers.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Mar 25, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Measuring, Monitoring, and Improving Customer Experience
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this SearchCRM.com expert e-guide, find insights from leading organizations and industry authorities to help you address the challenges of monitoring and measuring your CEM strategy. Also inside, find 10 steps for improving your customer experiences.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

IBM

Best Practices in Customer Experience Management
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this e-guide from the experts at SearchCRM.com, find out why social media has become a powerful tool for customer experience management (CEM), and discover what you can do to drive social media success.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

IBM

Digital CRM and the Customer Experience
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This e-guide from the experts at SearchCRM.com describes why digital technologies are proving to be the "next big thing" in the world of CRM, and explores the strategies that small businesses are using to stay competitive in e-commerce.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

IBM

Engaging Customers: New Lessons Around Customer Behavior
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide lays out five CEM lessons learned from AMC's hit TV show Breaking Bad that can help you cook up better customer experiences. Also inside, find a case study that describes the success that doughnut store Krispy Kreme found with the right mobile engagement strategy.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

IBM

Contact Center Metrics for Customer Experience Success
sponsored by Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)
EGUIDE: In this SearchCRM.com expert e-guide, get an inside look at common practices for measuring contact center and organizational performance, and learn how you can transform metrics into a world-class customer experience.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)

The WOW Guide to Self-Service Support
sponsored by Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)
WHITE PAPER: This valuable guide describes why customers are demanding effective self-service support options and offers recommendations to help you get started.
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Mar 2014

Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)

Self-Service Support For Fast Growing Companies
sponsored by Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive guide reveals the business drivers for self-service support and describes how this strategy fuels customer experience excellence.
Posted: 10 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)

Leverage Security Intelligence for Retail
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative solution brief highlights the challenges and potential solutions that can be implemented to help embrace mobile customers, protect payment and personal data and deliver a secure shopping experience.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

The Four Pillars of End-to-End Sales
sponsored by Salesforce
WHITE PAPER: Many people think of used car salesmen or cold calling when it comes to sales -- but the modern sales rep knows it's more than transaction-based. Smart selling today is all about relationships, and in the age of the empowered customer, sales and clients must work together to receive mutual benefits.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Salesforce

Choosing the Perfect Customer Support App
sponsored by Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)
WHITE PAPER: This guide counts down four easy steps to help you cut through the market for customer support applications and identify the tool that meets your business needs.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)

Case Study: Golfbreaks Implements Integrated, Multichannel Contact Center
sponsored by Aspect
WEBCAST: This brief video case study reveals how Golfbreaks.com, Europe's largest golf travel company, successfully implemented a multichannel contact center and optimized its unified communications strategy.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Mar 3, 2014

Aspect

Rethink Customer Service for a Multichannel World
sponsored by SearchCRM
EBOOK: In order to really succeed at customer relationships, C-suite executives are -- finally -- warming up to multichannel communication.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

SearchCRM

Differentiate Your Business through Customer Engagement
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
ANALYST REPORT: This Forrester Consulting report reveals the findings of a study of 159 managers and business decision-makers regarding their customer engagement strategies.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

HP digital customer experience partner ecosystem
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: This brief on-demand video introduces a digital customer experience partner ecosystem that gives you the power to meet the demands of an increasingly connected, mobile consumer base.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Feb 10, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

HP helps United Airlines consolidate their IT infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: This brief video case study examines how United Airlines was able to consolidate its IT infrastructure and fuel customer experience success with the right service. Tune in to learn more now.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

HP Social Enterprise Services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: Social networks have revolutionized the way that today's customers gain information and make buying decisions. This brief video introduces a social enterprise service that enables your organization to effectively harness and exploit social information.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Customer Strategies & Technologies Summit 2014
sponsored by Gartner
BROCHURE: View this brochure to learn about Gartner's 2014 Customer Strategies and Technologies Summit, taking place on April 28-29, 2014 in London, UK. Get a sneak preview of the schedule of events, including keynote speeches from Gartner VPs and solution provider sessions.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Gartner

Solution Spotlight: Measuring, Monitoring and Improving Customer Experience
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, our experts sit down with Forrester analyst Zach Hofer-Shall and other industry authorities as they explore how you can address the challenges of CEM. Also inside, find 10 tips for improving customer experiences.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 29 Jan 2014

IBM

Taking Advantage of Transformational Mobile Technologies in Retail
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: View this brief resource for key information on how mobility has changed the way of growing retail business by enabling improved consumer-business interaction. Click now to see how to get started with a mobile planning strategy.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company
26 - 50 of 539 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4 5    Next Page
 
CUSTOMER SERVICE DEFINITION (continued): … Customer service and support (CSS) is the part of a company's customer relationship management (CRM) department that interacts with a customer for their immediate benefit, including components such as the contact center, the help desk, and the call management system.According to Lithium Technologies (a CSS product vendor), corporate costs for CSS interactions are expected to reach $100 billion in 2004. To increase customer satisfaction, while minimizing the costs involved, many companies are turning to customer-based service applications such as Web self-service and online communities for customer-to-customer support.

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2014, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement