Frisco, TX (PRWEB) June 28, 2010
Aastra, a leading company at the forefront of the enterprise communications market, announced today that ABP is now an authorized distributor for the Aastra MX-ONE™ Compact.
ABP Technology is a division of ABP International, Inc. and specializes in the distribution of high-end technology products in the fields of Information Technology and Telecommunications, such as solutions for IP Telephony, IP surveillance, and IP infrastructure.
The MX-ONE Compact provides small and medium businesses (SMB) with a competitive solution for IP Telephony and Unified Communications (UC). The MX-ONE Compact supports standards-based communications protocols like SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) on both extension and trunk lines and is available with a wide variety of terminals (SIP, IP, cordless) and applications. The MX-ONE Compact scales to 1,000 users and can be converted to the full enterprise version of MX-ONE with just a license upgrade.
Many applications are bundled with the MX-ONE Compact, and others are available as additional options. Applications include:
- Integrated mobility - with fixed mobile convergence mobile phones are integrated into the call manager, so that employees can enjoy the features usually provided by an office desk phone on their mobile handsets, making them more responsive and reachable via a single number.
- Productivity enhancing tools - tools such as advanced messaging (for voice mail, fax mail and unified messaging) and call screening enable a more user-centric communications experience.
- Solidus eCare Lite™ - a specially packaged version of Aastra's multi-media contact center solution for enterprise is offered on the MX-ONE Compact, which can be converted to the full enterprise version with just a license upgrade.
"We are very excited to now offer the MX-ONE Compact as part of our portfolio. Our customers have asked us to provide more comprehensive enterprise solutions and the MX-ONE Compact fits that need with its rich UC applications, fixed mobile convergence and scalability to 1,000 extensions in a single cabinet. This solution, coupled with the expansion of our existing efforts in integrating Aastra's full line of IP and mobility end points, gives us a diverse portfolio for this market segment," said Justin Ramirez, Product Manager Voice and Video, ABP. "We look forward to working with Aastra's MX-ONE Compact resellers in the future."
"We have enjoyed a long-standing relationship with ABP as they are already distributors for Aastra's IP portfolio including our SIP telephones, our SIP-DECT cordless phones and ViPr™, our multimedia conferencing solution," said John Drolet, Vice President of Sales, Indirect Channels and Carriers, Aastra USA. "One of the things that makes this partnership strong is that we both share a commitment to open standards based IP communications products and interoperable solutions. We are delighted that they will now offer the MX-ONE Compact as well."
For more information regarding the Aastra MX-ONE Compact please visit us at http://www.aastrausa.com/compact.
About Aastra USA
Aastra USA Inc. is the US business unit of Aastra Technologies Limited, a company at the forefront of the enterprise communication market. Headquartered in Concord, Ontario, Canada, Aastra develops and delivers innovative communications products and applications for businesses. Aastra's operations are truly global with more than 50 million installed lines around the world and a direct and indirect presence in more than 100 countries. Aastra USA is entirely dedicated to enterprise communications and offers IP telephony and Unified Communications solutions individually tailored to satisfy its customers' requirements. These range from feature-rich call managers for small and medium businesses and highly scalable ones for large enterprises, integrated mobility, call center solutions to a wide selection of terminals. With a strong focus on open standards, Aastra USA enables enterprises to communicate and collaborate more efficiently. For additional information on Aastra, visit our website at http://www.aastrausa.com
About ABP Technology
ABP Technology is a leading distributor of SIP based, Open-Standards VoIP hardware and software. Located in Dallas TX, ABP markets and sells to an extensive network of VARs and Service Providers throughout the Americas. Offering a proven portfolio of quality products ABP also offers, engineering consultation, post sales technical support, training and webinars, along with turnkey operations for provisioning, pre-configuration and fulfillment services including reverse logistics and RMA support when required. Go to http://www.abptech.com.
Aastra® is a registered trademark and MX-ONE™ is a trademark of Aastra Technologies Limited.