SOURCE: BroadSoft, Inc.

BroadSoft, Inc.

March 31, 2014 03:00 ET

BroadSoft Is Telecom Italia Partner to Power Unified Communications for Medium & Large Enterprises

GAITHERSBURG, MD--(Marketwired - Mar 31, 2014) - BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that Telecom Italia has selected BroadSoft to power the communication services of its new Nuvola It Comunicazione Integrata service, an integrated voice, data and applications offer.

Telecom Italia will leverage BroadSoft's BroadWorks® and BroadCloud® platforms to offer a comprehensive suite of unified communications, including applications and features such as hosted PBX, SIP Trunking, instant messaging & presence, unified messaging, receptionist, audio conferencing and video calling. Telecom Italia will enable enterprises to access all of these business services across a variety of mobile devices with their branded version of BroadSoft's BroadTouch® Business Communicator. With these modern communications services Italian businesses can increase the productivity of employees, simplify deployment and management of UC services, and reduce communications costs.

Michael Tessler, chief executive officer, BroadSoft, said: "We are extremely excited to partner with Telecom Italia to offer businesses throughout Italy the mobile unified communications they are seeking. The flexibility inherent to Telecom Italia's offering ensures that businesses can rapidly reap the full productivity, efficiency and cost benefits cloud-delivered communications capabilities are designed to provide. We have enjoyed our close collaboration with Telecom Italia to bring these comprehensive UC offering to the Italian market."

"We were looking for a partner to power advance unified communications that meet the varied needs of medium and large enterprises throughout Italy," said Enrico Trovati, Business Marketing director, Telecom Italia. "BroadSoft, among market leaders in the development and delivery of UC services, offers an innovative user experience on mobile devices. The easiness of BroadSoft technology enabled us to dramatically reduce the Time-to-market. From the infrastructure point of view, BroadSoft solution is well-suited to maximize the benefit of our Cloud Infrastructure. In addition, we experienced extreme straightforwardness in integrating the BroadSoft technology into Nuvola It."

About BroadSoft

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.