SOURCE: IntelePeer

IntelePeer

March 15, 2011 08:05 ET

IntelePeer Cloud Communications Helps Real Estate Agents Serve More Customers and Increase Sales

ShowingTime's Appointment Center Integrates IntelePeer's Cloud Communications Services to Schedule Thousands of Real Estate Showings for Agents

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - March 15, 2011) - Today at the ATA Convention and Expo 2011, IntelePeer Inc. (www.intelepeer.com), a leader in the delivery of communications via cloud-based infrastructure, announced that ShowingTime, a technology and service provider for the real estate industry, has selected IntelePeer's cloud communications services for its Appointment Center, which enables real estate agents to schedule showings, serve more homeowners and increase sales.

The Appointment Center, one of several products ShowingTime has deployed to help its customers manage 1.5 million showings each month, integrates IntelePeer's on-demand cloud communications infrastructure so it can cost effectively help real estate agents schedule showings, collaborate and increase sales. With IntelePeer's cloud communications, ShowingTime's Appointment Center is scalable without the company needing to invest in and manage expensive and complex telecommunications and network infrastructure.

"IntelePeer's cloud communications services allow our Appointment Center to seamlessly serve real estate agents across the country, boosting their ability to attract and serve homeowners," said ShowingTime Executive Vice President Michael Lane. "We are already known as a leading showing management technology provider in the real estate industry, but IntelePeer offers a critical advantage by helping us run a cost effective Appointment Center that provides practical solutions for real estate agents. We are able to easily integrate phone communications with personalized service to streamline and automate the appointment setting process."

Through its cloud-based platform, IntelePeer delivers feature-rich, carrier-quality services over public or private Internet Protocol (IP) connections using the scale of the cloud. The company's SuperRegistry™ directory of more than 478 million phone numbers enables intelligent communications Media Peering Grid™ services that directly transport billions of voice minutes every month and enables the delivery of rich multimodal communications, such as video calls between peered wireless, wireline and VoIP service providers, contact centers and enterprises. IntelePeer's patented cloud platform provides real-time service availability eliminating the lengthy delays associated with typical service deployments.

"ShowingTime offers a great example of how a service provider can use our cloud communications infrastructure to create powerful services that drive revenue growth while delivering impressive value for its customers," said Margaret Norton, general manager, enterprise for IntelePeer. "We give providers scalable and reliable services for developing applications and communications-enabled business services that stand out in today's competitive market."

About IntelePeer
IntelePeer, Inc. is the leading provider of cloud communications services for enterprises and service providers. The company's patent pending, all-IP platform connects customers' telecommunications networks and systems on-demand. The IntelePeer CaaS IP platform includes an extensive carrier-grade Media Peering Grid™ service carrying more than 25 billion minutes annually, a SuperRegistry™ global directory with more than 478 million telephone numbers, and AppworX® communication application toolset. IntelePeer's platform easily and cost-effectively delivers high-quality voice, video, SMS, and other rich-media communications to any phone or IP connected device worldwide. By making it easy for customers to transition from legacy TDM to next-generation IP networks, IntelePeer is transforming communications, while helping service providers and businesses save money, enhance productivity, and generate new sources of revenue. For more information visit: www.intelepeer.com.

IntelePeer, AppworX, SuperRegistry and Media Peering Grid are trademarks of IntelePeer, Inc. All rights reserved worldwide. Other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective owners.