BroadSoft Augments Sales and Support Forces in Europe and Asia to Meet Growing Worldwide Demand for Hosted Voice Applications.
Stockholm, Sweden, VON Europe , May 24, 2005 - BroadSoft®, Inc., the leading provider of VoIP application software, today announced that, as part of its global corporate expansion, the company has achieved a major milestone with the successful deployment of its BroadWorks® platform on six continents. In addition to its US and Canadian offices, BroadSoft also announced that it has opened the first six in a planned series of international offices to support its growing worldwide customer base. The offices are located in Germany, France, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, and China.
With the leading market share in its sector, including more than 100 network operators and more than 900,000 lines deployed, BroadSoft's BroadWorks VoIP application platform now also leads the industry with deployments in more than 35 countries and more than 25 languages. The company's customer base includes leading global carriers and incumbents from around the world such as BellSouth, MCI, PCCW, Singtel, Slovak Telecom and Telstra.
"We're proud to be the first company in Africa to launch hosted VoIP services based on the BroadSoft platform," said Greg Hatfield, general manager of Voice Solutions at Internet Solutions. "We've worked closely with the BroadSoft sales and support team to get to market quickly with competitively-priced, compelling voice services that our customers need. BroadSoft is a mature global company with an exciting product, and we look forward to growing with them as we serve the African market."
"To win in the VoIP space today, you can't just be a single-region player. You have to be able to scale globally to support global carriers and maximize revenue opportunities," said Michael Tessler, CEO and president of BroadSoft. "We're deepening our operations with six new international offices to provide even more support to our customers and channel partners worldwide."
BroadSoft's BroadWorks VoIP application platform provides a comprehensive range of advanced applications, including hosted PBX, IP Centrex, mobile PBX, business trunking and residential broadband services fully integrated into a single VoIP application platform. BroadWorks is uniquely capable of providing these applications with the reliability, redundancy, scalability and regulatory capabilities required to deliver carrier-class service.
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 more than 100 network operators, including BellSouth, MCI, Singtel, Telstra and XO Communications leads the industry with more than 900,000 lines deployed. Additional information is available at www.broadsoft.com.