SOURCE: Callis Communications

Callis Communications

April 21, 2010 16:22 ET

Callis Communications Becomes a Founding Member of the Cloud Communications Alliance

Newly Created Alliance to Drive First Nationwide Hosted-IP High-Definition Enterprise Voice Network

MOBILE, AL--(Marketwire - April 21, 2010) -  Callis Communications, the leading provider in the southeast of VoIP, hosted PBX and unified communications solutions, today announced it is a founding member of the Cloud Communications Alliance, a consortium of leading industry players driving development and adoption of the first nationwide high-definition enterprise voice and data network in the IP "cloud." The Cloud Communications Alliance (CCA) was launched this week at the Cloud Computing Expo in New York City.

"Cloud Communications is the technology that will drive business to innovate their networks through applications delivered via the cloud, and CCA is now the nationwide leader in this space," said Dean Parker, Callis Communications President & CEO. "The combined strengths of eight industry leaders in Cloud Communications will unleash the power of the cloud to business customers nationwide."

The eight companies that currently comprise the CCA aim to promote awareness of the Cloud Communications standard and drive its development through the pursuit of new technical standards, capabilities and applications. The CCA will also jointly deliver services directly to customers, allowing enterprise customers to experience more flexible and manageable voice and unified communications systems that will increase employee productivity while reducing costs.

Founding CCA companies include Alteva, Broadcore, Callis Communications, Consolidated Technologies Inc., IPFone, SimpleSignal, Stage 2 Networks and Telesphere. CCA members currently represent more than $100 million in combined annual revenue and collectively serve more than 110,000 business customers in the United States.

To learn more about the CCA, see complete announcements here: http://www.cloudcommunicationsalliance.com/news/

About Callis Communications

Callis Communications is the leading provider of Cloud Communications in the southeast, and has become the market leader for showcasing the high quality and reliability of hosted unified communications solutions. Callis provides businesses with "Platform as a Service" that requires minimal installation and configuration while eliminating the complexities of IT, Network and telecom in a business and reducing overall communication costs by leveraging the power of cloud-based computing. Based in Mobile, AL, Callis provides internet access, Cloud PBX, and Cloud based IT services across the southeast. For more information, visit www.mycallis.com or call 1-888-884-VOIP.

Callis is a founding member of the Cloud Communications Alliance, which harnesses the power of each member's individual networks and systems to create a seamless, nationwide HD voice network that delivers outstanding voice quality, apps, features and cost savings. For more information about the Cloud Communications Alliance, visit http://www.cloudcommunicationsalliance.com.

Contact Information

  • Callis Contact info:
    Dean Parker
    President & CEO
    Email Contact
    251.662.8300