SOURCE: CallTower


January 04, 2011 07:00 ET

CallTower Positioned as Visionary in Leading Analyst Firm's Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service

Position Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

FOSTER CITY, CA--(Marketwire - January 4, 2011) -  CallTower, Inc., the market-leading provider of Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "visionaries" quadrant of the newly published "Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, North America"* report. The report evaluates vendors based on a set of criteria that include "completeness of vision" and "ability to execute."

"We are proud to be included in the Gartner Magic Quadrant, as we believe it further affirms our ability to deliver the right kind of solutions for today's greatest UCaaS and business phone service needs," said Bob Barnes, EVP sales, marketing and business development, CallTower. "We are committed to offering the products and services that maximize the benefits for our customers while ensuring unparalleled service quality that enables complete focus on core business issues."

To be included in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, vendors must adhere to a subset of capabilities identified by Gartner as most critical from the overall range of capabilities expected in UCaaS. Vendors also have to meet stringent market size and market penetration requirements.

CallTower's Unified Communications as a Service solutions offer the highest levels of service, support and security, product upgrades, the latest available technologies, one predictable bill and one common interface for all communications applications. The on-demand platform delivers fast results and ROI without capex, expensive infrastructure and network upgrades.

For more information on CallTower's UCaaS solutions please visit

* Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, North America" by Daniel O'Connell, Bern Elliot; December 20, 2010.

About CallTower, Inc.
CallTower is a leading provider of fully hosted and managed enterprise-class unified communications solutions. The company helps organizations transform voice and data communications into a strategic business tool that provides a competitive advantage. Its Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) provides a feature-rich comprehensive solution based on an end-to-end Cisco® and Microsoft Unified Communications platform including Cisco® Unified Communications Manager, Microsoft® Lync Server, Microsoft® Office Communications Server, Microsoft® Exchange Server and Microsoft® SharePoint Server powered by the proprietary CallTower vXML VoiceCube voice messaging platform. With CallTower, organizations gain the functionality of all available advanced Unified Communications features in a reliable, stable and scalable environment, without the complexity and costs of buying, implementing and managing a solution internally.

About the Gartner Magic Quadrant
The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2010 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the "Leaders" quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

Contact Information

  • CallTower Media Contact
    Lisa McCausland
    Dahlia Public Relations
    Email Contact