LONDON--(Marketwire - Mar 5, 2013) - This week at the 2013 Unified Communications Expo (UC Expo) in London, Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST), a leading provider of Unified Communications (UC) software, will be in Stand #F618 to showcase its CX-Series -- the industry's most interoperable UC platform that brings best of breed mobile, voice and business process applications to the enterprise. AVST is also hosting a seminar titled, "UC Myth Busters: Is Everyone Talking About the Wrong Things?" in the Flexibility and Mobility Theater from 11:50 a.m.-12:20 p.m. on March 6th.
"Businesses today are faced with a myriad of complex issues regarding the deployment of next-generation Unified Communications applications in a mixed TDM and IP-PBX IT landscape," said Paul Cheslaw, Vice President and General Manager, EMEA for AVST. Addressing this challenge, AVST will demonstrate its CX-E platform, which supports over 400 TDM and IP integrations. The latest release of CX-E extends AVST's leadership position in offering the broadest range of IP integrations which include IP support for Avaya® (Communications Manager, CS1000 and IP Office), Alcatel-Lucent®, Cisco®, Dialogic®, Mitel®, Siemens® and ShoreTel®.
What are some of the misconceptions surrounding UC? Hosted by Paul Cheslaw, some of the UC myths AVST will bust and realities they will explore include:
- Is the Cloud an All-or-Nothing Decision? Hear about some critical considerations to determine whether the public cloud, private cloud or hybrid is your best bet.
- Is Lync my PBX Replacement? Discover how to integrate Lync into your communications infrastructure.
- Is a Single Vendor UC Suite in My Future? Gain insight into the reality of 1000+ IT executives' UC initiatives.
- CEBP: Is It Fool's Gold? Learn how the delivery of effective business processes is arguably the most powerful outcome that IT can bring to any organization in 2013.
AVST's solutions deliver best of breed UC applications including mobile clients, unified messaging, speech-enabled personal assistant and automated attendant, call processing, voicemail, fax, notification and other business process integration capabilities. AVST's UC solutions deliver an unparalleled level of interoperability, scalability, feature depth and resiliency. These UC solutions are designed specifically to support the enterprise migration to the cloud. AVST's products can be deployed in various configurations including premise-based, private cloud and hybrid. AVST offers CX-E, ideal for midsize businesses to multi-site global enterprises and CX-S, ideal for small to midsize businesses.
"We are excited for attendees to connect, collaborate and communicate with AVST at UC Expo's six different event areas: voice, video and conferencing; Microsoft®; social business and collaboration; flexibility and mobility; cloud and convergence; and contact center," noted Cheslaw. At the show, attendees should stop by stand #F618 for a chance to win an iPad® mini.
UC Expo highlights the latest business communications technologies from industry-leading exhibitors and gives people the chance to interact with the latest technology and hear from IT experts with live demonstration areas.
The typical enterprise communications infrastructure is made up of a collection of technologies from multiple vendors, acquired over time and never intended to work together. To maximize user and business productivity, while leveraging existing IT investments, interoperability is a must.
AVST delivers the industry's most interoperable Unified Communications (UC) platform that brings best-of-breed voice, mobility and business process applications to the enterprise. Unlike virtually every other UC vendor, AVST does not constrain customers with a single vendor lock-in approach. In fact, it's the very opposite. By connecting new and existing technologies, AVST frees organizations from the constraints of a closed, single-source UC solution, unlocking the full potential of their communications infrastructure.
With over 15 million users worldwide and three decades of innovation excellence, AVST is unifying communications®.
Headquartered in Orange County, California, AVST maintains facilities in Seattle, Washington, Victoria B.C., Canada and the United Kingdom and has remote sales offices throughout the United States. AVST's UC solutions are sold and supported worldwide by an extensive network of resellers and OEM partners. To learn more about AVST, our products and partners, please visit http://www.avst.com or you can follow us at Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.