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Mitel Demonstrates Integration with Microsoft’s Unified Communications

  • 07 July, 2006 13:38

<p>Microsoft and Mitel® have demonstrated the interoperability of Microsoft's unified communications technologies (Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 and Microsoft Office Communicator 2007) and Mitel's 3300 IP Communications Platform.</p>
<p>Marc Sanders, Microsoft Group Product Manager Unified Communications commented, "We utilised the Mitel 3300 ICP as part of our demonstration of the unified communications technologies that tightly integrate telephony, presence and collaboration features for enabling better, faster decision-making, increasing productivity and efficiency and streamlining costs."</p>
<p>Marc Sanders continued, "Mitel's understanding of Unified Communications extends to integrating collaboration features into the desktop experience, providing easy-to-use, flexible and secure real-time communications capabilities for our customers."</p>
<p>Combining Mitel’s 3300 ICP solution with Microsoft Office Communicator adds value to existing Microsoft Office deployments. When approached from a Business Process Improvement perspective, integrating IP telephony and Microsoft Office applications can help organisations drive process improvement, and create sustainable competitive advantage.</p>
<p>Gwilym Funnell, Mitel Australia Managing Director commented, "Mitel offers an easy and cost effective integration path for businesses looking to add advanced voice capabilities to their Microsoft application deployments. Supporting SIP, XML, and legacy voice technologies, our Mitel 3300 ICP solution offers tight integration with Microsoft Office Live Communications Server. This advanced integration allows a new generation of VoIP capabilities, which are accessible directly within Microsoft Office applications.”</p>
<p>About Mitel
Mitel is a leading provider of integrated communications solutions and services for business customers. Mitel's voice-centric IP-based communications solutions consist of a combination of telephony hardware and software that integrate voice, video and data communications with business applications and processes. These solutions enable our customers to realize significant cost benefits and to conduct their business more efficiently and effectively by enabling enhanced communications, information sharing and collaboration within a business and with customers, partners and suppliers. Mitel is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, with offices, partners and resellers worldwide. For more information please visit www.mitel.com.</p>
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