Using the Analytics module, Cisco Prime Collaboration also provides historical reporting of key performance indicators (KPIs) and enables IT Network Managers to analyze trends for capacity planning, resource optimization and quality of service. The solution helps track collaboration technology adoption rates in the network and provides metrics to help analyze how users are actually using the collaboration end points daily. It also can show status and rollout progress of a collaboration network deployment. With one year's worth of historical data, many options to slice and dice the reports, and easy report customization, Cisco Prime Collaboration provides actionable information to IT managers, planners and executives. This information simplifies the long-term planning process, informs ongoing technology investment decisions, and helps optimize the network configuration to improve end user quality of experience.