SOURCE: Kerio Technologies

October 09, 2012 08:30 ET

MegaPath Teams With Kerio Technologies to Offer High Quality IP Voice With Easy Configuration

Network Services Provider Will Provide SIP Trunking to Partners and Customers Deploying Kerio Operator

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 9, 2012) - Kerio Technologies today announced that MegaPath Corporation, one of the leading providers of managed data, voice, security and hosted IT services in North America, has been approved as a SIP Trunking provider with Kerio Operator. This approval follows comprehensive mutual testing between both companies of MegaPath's SIP Trunking service and Kerio's IP PBX. Now, channel partners of both vendors can offer a seamless Voice over IP (VoIP) solution to customers.

"More organizations are bringing voice onto their IP-based networks every day and SIP Trunking is making this possible. IT VARs that embrace IP telephony have the opportunity to expand their business with MegaPath and Kerio Operator," said John Scarborough, Vice President of Products and Services, MegaPath.

MegaPath performs validation testing with all IP PBX vendors that it partners with. Going beyond confirming connectivity, MegaPath ensures voice quality remains comparable to POTS (plain old telephone system) lines through its Quality of Service (QoS) features that allow IT administrators to confidently recommend the SIP provider with Kerio Operator and know they are offering a high-quality, reliable system.

Kerio Operator is secure, flexible and can be set up and deployed within a few minutes. The system improves voice communications, controls telephony costs, and lets users stay connected anywhere, while remaining simple for both the employee and the IT administrator. Kerio Operator utilizes the industry-standard SIP VoIP protocol, is compatible with any IP Phone, and will auto-configure with many popular phones.

"With Kerio Operator and MegaPath, I can tell my clients that I have their voice needs covered from install to first call," said Bob McCool, President and CEO, arielMIS, Inc., a Kerio Preferred Partner in Boulder, Colo. "The SIP Trunking service from MegaPath made my first deployment of Kerio Operator a painless process. I'm now ready to jump into IP voice without fear."

To meet the needs of enterprise organizations and SMBs across the country, MegaPath offers a comprehensive portfolio of voice, data, security and hosted IT services. Whether a business has one location, multiple offices, virtual teams, or is looking for a secure way to transition to the cloud, MegaPath can deliver flexible, affordable business solutions across the United States.

Kerio and MegaPath plan several education initiatives including webinars and knowledgebase educational articles to help their respective channels become familiar with the capabilities of this partnership.

About MegaPath
MegaPath Corporation operates one of the largest end-to-end communications networks in the country, providing both commercial and wholesale services. The company provides a full range of data, voice, security and hosted IT services for small, medium and enterprise businesses nationwide, as well as wholesale solutions to the carrier and service-provider markets. MegaPath helps businesses easily and securely communicate between their headquarters, employees and business partners to lower costs, increase security and enhance employee productivity. To learn more about MegaPath's managed IP data, voice security and hosted IT services, please visit www.megapath.com.

About Kerio Technologies, Inc.
Innovating in Internet security since 1997, Kerio Technologies, Inc. provides unified collaboration, communications and security solutions for businesses and organizations worldwide that prefer a simple approach to IT. Kerio is headquartered in San Jose, California, and has offices in New York, Germany, the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic, Australia, and Russia. Kerio is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, a member of CalConnect, a calendaring and scheduling consortium, and a member of the Mac Developer Program. Kerio has more than 5,000 channel partners who support more than 50,000 customers in more than 108 countries. Technology partners include Sophos, zvelo, VMware, Parallels and Notify Technology Corporation. For more information, please visit www.kerio.com.

"Kerio," its products and its logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Kerio Technologies, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries, as the case may be.

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