BroadSoft Verifies Voilà IP's BroadWorks® Platform - All Systems Go For Launch of Hosted VoIP Services
Voilà IP Set To Rapidly Introduce Simple Business VoIP Service Bundles Via Direct, Agent Resellers and Wholesale Channels
GAITHERSBURG, MD, October 5, 2005 - BroadSoft, the leading provider of VoIP application software, today announced that Voilà IP (vwä-lä IP) Communications has completed the deployment of the BroadSoft hosted PBX and Business Trunking VoIP applications. Voilà IP is an emerging provider of secure voice, data and productivity application services to small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs.)
Using the BroadSoft® BroadWorks® platform capabilities, delivered through a secure and reliable broadband connection, Voilà IP gives businesses more than just unlimited local and long distance calling plans. Voilà IP provides value-added services by bundling BroadWorks-enabled features, like audio and video conference calling, find-me-follow-me, voice mail-to-email, auto-attendant and web-based click-to-dial calling, and packages them with productivity applications including fax-to-email, file back-up and sharing, VPN, web hosting and collaboration applications. All of these next-generation applications are managed across a single network and bundled on a simple-to-understand bill.
"BroadSoft's carrier-class platform delivers a flexible and highly reliable solution that affords our SMB customers all the advanced features of a Fortune 1000 company's premises-based IP PBX system for fractions of the cost of owning and maintaining one," said Zane Russell, CEO of Voilà IP.
"The BroadWorks platform also enables us to rapidly deploy services to our agent and wholesale partners," explained Jeffrey Uphues, Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing of Voilà IP. "Through the power of BroadWorks and Voilà IP, they can begin earning revenues in their target markets without the challenges of deploying new networks or dealing with carriers who have to modify legacy systems to compete."
"Voilà IP's creatively bundled applications and services to the SMB marketplace deliver a compelling value proposition to virtually all businesses" said Michael Tessler, president and CEO of BroadSoft. "Their business-only focus and service delivery method uniquely positions them to offer an excellent quality of service over the BroadWorks platform for next generation VoIP applications for years to come."
BroadSoft's BroadWorks provides a comprehensive range of VoIP applications, including hosted PBX, IP Centrex, mobile PBX, business trunking and residential broadband services fully integrated into a single hosted communications platform. BroadWorks is uniquely capable of providing these applications with the reliability, redundancy, scalability and regulatory capabilities required to deliver carrier-class service.
About Voilà IP Communications
Voilà IP (vwä-lä IP) Communications is a privately held, all VoIP-based provider of secure voice and data communication services to small- to medium-sized businesses. Through its managed Internet Protocol (IP) private network, Voilà IP uses hosted PBX and Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) enabled services to deliver more features and value-over-IP applications at lower rates versus traditional carriers and their legacy technologies. Voilà IP's system carries high quality broadband telephony service including unlimited local and long distance, dedicated high-speed Internet access, E911, web-based call and account management, collaboration and messaging applications as well as easy-to-understand billing. The company's customer-centric approach is made possible through a select network of agents and direct sales representatives supported by Internet telephony certified engineers and quick-response customer service personnel. Voilà IP, headquartered in Houston, Texas, currently serves the Texas marketplace and plans a national launch in over 60 major cities across the United States in 2006. For more information, visit www.voilaip.com.
BroadSoft's VoIP application software is revolutionizing the delivery of hosted telephony and multimedia services. Its flagship BroadWorks® technology empowers wireless and wireline carriers to deliver next-generation voice and multimedia applications and advanced features that increase revenue, enhance competitive differentiation and elevate customer satisfaction. BroadSoft's family of carrier-class software products delivers the scale, open architecture and reliability that the world's leading telecommunications companies demand to serve mission-critical enterprise and residential broadband customers. BroadSoft's customer base of 110 network operators, including BellSouth, MCI, Singtel, Telstra, Verizon and XO Communications leads the industry with more than 1,200,000 lines deployed. Additional information is available at www.broadsoft.com.
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