Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 03, 2011
The Aastra BluStar(TM) HD desktop video conferencing solution has won two awards at recent conferences in France and in Spain.
Aastra BluStar 8000i desktop media phone further increases its industry recognition with two new awards won in October:
- Best Video Conference Solution at ”Trophées de la Convergence” award ceremony that took place in Paris, France
- Best product during the VoIP2DAY conference organized in Madrid, Spain.
The award-winning Aastra 8000i desktop media phone marks a new era in enterprise communications, reinforcing Aastra’s position as a key global player in the unified communications market. Aastra BluStar helps teams work together more effectively across multiple sites and countries with broadcast-quality video and audio, resulting in a totally “natural collaboration” experience.
“We are delighted that the innovation, quality, and value delivered by Aastra BluStar are once more recognized,” said Tim Whittington, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Aastra USA. “BluStar is a powerful communication tool that brings natural collaboration to every desktop. It brings the latest in high definition (HD) video and communications technology, combined with advanced business collaboration features and applications, to deliver a high quality and easy-to-use video conferencing and collaboration experience.”
This desktop media phone is intuitive to use, with a familiar phone interface and clear touch screen controls, requiring a short learning curve. Without the need to book meeting rooms, teams can conference to share documents from their computers, review and discuss project developments, and collaborate quickly for improved reactivity, increased productivity, and reduced travel expenses.
BluStar solution options provide peer to peer, 3-way video calling or up to 100-way video conferencing. The lifelike video and true high quality audio, combined with desktop sharing features makes communicating remotely as natural as being face to face. It makes doing business personal, reduces travel needs, and increases employee productivity.
For further information, visit http://www.aastra.com/blustar
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 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 enables enterprises to communicate and collaborate more efficiently. For additional information on Aastra, visit our website at http://www.aastrausa.com.