European service providers can leverage BroadCloud’s managed service to rapidly take hosted PBX, SIP Trunking and Unified Communications to market
GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 15, 2014 – BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced the commercial availability of BroadCloud® in Europe – enabling service providers to rapidly offer cloud-based hosted PBX, SIP Trunking and Unified Communications (UC) services to their enterprise customers throughout the region. These Unified Communications services are integrated with an end-to-end platform that supports the full life-cycle of the business customer, from initial quote to service activation to support.
As a hosted, cloud-based infrastructure, BroadCloud now arms service providers throughout Europe with the flexibility and scalability to market a comprehensive suite of Unified Communications, including Hosted PBX, SIP Trunking, instant messaging & presence, audio conferencing and video calling. With BroadCloud, service providers can more quickly deliver these Unified Communications services to their enterprise customers without the associated capital, lease, or maintenance costs of a premises-based telephony system.
“Our European customers have witnessed the accelerated time-to-market experienced by our U.S.-based BroadCloud customers, and they have expressed great interest in our managed service offer. We are excited to now bring BroadCloud to the European market,” said Michael Tessler, president and chief executive officer, BroadSoft. “We believe BroadCloud will enable our customers to offer a comprehensive unified communications solution, quickly and cost-effectively, enabling them to capitalize on the rapid transition by enterprises to cloud-delivered communication services."
BroadCloud is a managed service, which service providers white-label, and has the potential to offer service providers:
- Accelerated time-to-market and, therefore speeding time-to-revenue
- Reduced infrastructure and on-going support costs
- Along with the comprehensive hosted PBX, SIP Trunking and unified communications services enterprises are seeking
For additional information on how to leverage BroadCloud, visit http://www.broadsoft.com/products/broadcloud/.
Forward Looking Statements (BroadSoft)
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements may be identified by their use of terms and phrases such as "can," “will” and other similar terms and phrases and include, among others, statements regarding the benefits to service providers of using BroadCloud services. The outcome of the events described in these forward-looking statements is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results anticipated by these forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, the financial and other benefits to BroadSoft resulting from the use of BroadCloud by service providers in the European market, as well as those factors contained in the "Risk Factors" sections of the Company's Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, on February 28, 2014, and in BroadSoft’s other filings with the SEC. All information in this release is as of May 15, 2014. Except as required by law, BroadSoft undertakes no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statement made herein for any reason to conform the statement to actual results or changes in its expectations.
BroadSoft is the leading provider of software and services that enable mobile, fixed-line and cable service providers to offer Unified Communications over their Internet Protocol networks. The Company's core communications platform enables the delivery of a range of enterprise and consumer calling, messaging and collaboration communication services, including private branch exchanges, video calling, text messaging and converged mobile and fixed-line services.
Brian Lustig, Bluetext PR for BroadSoft
Becky Stanway, Hotwire PR London, for BroadSoft
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