Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 19, 2012
Aastra, a leading company at the forefront of the enterprise communication market, announced today that several of its 6700i SIP phones were selected by EarthLink, Inc. to be included in its EarthLink Complete™ Voice hosted voice service for business customers.
Complete Hosted Voice from EarthLink Business® is a full-featured Hosted IP-PBX solution which offers an affordable managed network solution that delivers significant advantages such as increased productivity, geographic flexibility and real time disaster recovery.
“The recent launch of EarthLink CompleteTM, our innovative portfolio of hosted and managed business-class communications solutions, was a milestone for our company and our customers,” said Jim O’Brien, EarthLink Executive Vice President of Network Services and Customer Operations. “We added Aastra SIP phones to our solution portfolio because of the company’s reputation for quality, cost-effectiveness and scalability. With Aastra, we have a partner that enables us to provide an affordable hosted voice solution for businesses and organizations of any size."
Aastra is a leading provider of open standards-based IP telephones. Aastra provides a broad range of high-quality SIP telephones to give EarthLink customers choice and value. From the entry-level feature-rich 6731i, the powerful and flexible 6757i with an optional cordless handset, the executive color touch-screen 6739i, and an expansion module for increased call control, this portfolio is well positioned to meet the needs of organizations of all sizes.
“We’re very excited about the opportunity to be included in EarthLink’s Complete Voice product,” said Tim Whittington, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Aastra North America. “As innovator in the VoIP industry, we are pleased to see that through its expansive, new offering EarthLink is making IP applications available to all enterprises.”
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. With a strong focus on open standards, Aastra enables enterprises to communicate and collaborate more efficiently. 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 one of the most complete portfolios of 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, associated UC applications, integrated mobility, multimedia call center solutions and high definition video communications to a wide selection of desk phones and cordless terminals. For additional information on Aastra, visit http://www.aastrausa.com.
EarthLink, Inc. is a leading IT services, network and communications provider to more than 150,000 businesses and over one million consumers nationwide. EarthLink empowers customers with managed IT services including cloud computing, data centers, virtualization, security, applications and support services, in addition to nationwide data and voice IP services. The company operates an extensive network including 28,000 route fiber miles, 90 metro fiber rings and 4 secure data centers providing ubiquitous IP coverage across more than 90 percent of the country. Founded in 1994, the company’s award-winning reputation for both outstanding service and product innovation is supported by an experienced team of professionals focused on best-in-class customer care. For more information, visit EarthLink's website http://www.earthlink.net.
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