Unified Communications Product of the Year Award
Siemens Enterprise Communications was awarded “Unified Communications Product of the Year award” by TMC for the recently announced OpenScape UC Suite 2011, OpenScape UC Server 2010 solutions and OpenScape Office MX. The 2010 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award distinguishes those companies that brought ground-breaking advancements to UC technologies in the past year. Unified Communications is pleased to present its readers with a means of identifying exceptional UC solutions.
The winners which were selected to be a part of this elite list of the Product of the Year Awards have demonstrated that their products or services have gone the extra mile to help improve unified communications solutions for both the customer experience and the ROI for the companies that use them,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Congratulations to all the winners and I look forward to seeing continued technological advancement in the coming year."
OpenScape UC Suite 2011 includes a comprehensive set of applications for Voice, Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC), Contact Center, Video and Mobility to securely and reliably deliver improved productivity and significant cost savings to enterprises. Enhancements to the suite include the recently launched OpenScape Web Collaboration which provides scalable, secure, rich multimedia conferencing; OpenScape UC Application which facilitates collaboration and mobility while reducing conferencing and teleworking expenses; OpenScape Video featuring high-definition (HD) video and interoperability between desktop, room, and Telepresence video, backed by leading video vendors; OpenScape Mobility for reducing cellular costs; and OpenScape PhoneApps bringing a wide range of pre-built applications and customization capabilities to OpenStage devices.
OpenScape UC Server 2010 is our next-generation, software-based enterprise communications platform for the OpenScape UC Suite, that extends our Open Communications approach with a cross-portfolio, standards-based, open, virtualization strategy, new hosting and subscription pricing options to help reduce financial barriers to UCC, and OpenScape Fusion packaged integrations that further simplify integration of OpenScape solutions with other business applications. This provides unparalleled deployment flexibility and further simplifies an IT manager’s ability to design, deploy, and manage UC solutions in the data center.
OpenScape Office V3 includes new SMB deployment options for all-in-one, IP-based unified communications and collaboration (UCC) solutions, tailored to meet the communications needs of companies with up to 500 users in single and up to 1000 users in multisite environments. OpenScape Office V3 offers the most complete UC offering for SMBs on the market today, including voice and conferencing services, presence, mobility, social networking and multi-channel contact center capabilities. These features combine to help SMBs increase productivity, offer better customer service and save on communication costs.
"Siemens Enterprise Communications is honored to have been selected for this award and would like to thank the TMC team,” said Eve Aretakis, executive vice president product management and development at Siemens Enterprise Communications. “The goals of the OpenScape UC Server, OpenScape UC Suite and OpenScape Office are to help customers overcome the cost and complexity barriers to enterprise collaboration, by making rich, enterprise-grade, multimedia collaboration solutions more affordable, easier to use and faster to deploy. This award is a proof point of our commitment and leadership position to make UCC more accessible to businesses of all sizes and from all industries.”