First European NUViA deployment offers one of Britain’s fastest growing business communications providers the latest in UCaaS capabilities
Frisco, TX, July 29, 2014 – GENBAND, a leading developer of multimedia and cloud communications solutions, today announced that iHub, one of Britain’s leading business hosted communications suppliers, has selected its NUViA™ cloud service for feature-rich Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) coverage capabilities across its current and future service footprint. NUViA is a comprehensive, Unified Communications (UC) offering that allows iHub to ubiquitously deliver the latest in enterprise communications features including video conferencing and collaboration, WebRTC, mobility and high definition voice over IP, to its base of enterprise and small to medium sized business customers.
“GENBAND’s comprehensive platform provides us with a best-in-class cloud-hosted, geo-resilient solution that offers our business customers a superior communications experience throughout Europe and the rest of the world,” said Mike Webb, CEO of iHub. “GENBAND provides a local presence with global capabilities, which allows us to achieve our vision of entering new verticals and offering our growing enterprise customer base carrier-grade, reliable Unified Communications technology that can be seamlessly delivered across multiple countries.”
“Over the years, we have built a strong partnership with iHub and we are delighted to launch our NUViA cloud service in the European market with such a trusted partner,” said Ramnik Kamo, Senior Vice President and General Manager of NUViA Cloud Services for GENBAND. “Offering our customers a consistent, highly available UCaaS experience across the globe is one of the distinct advantages of our cloud service. With NUViA, we manage the cloud service and allow our customers to focus on providing their subscribers with unparalleled solutions and service.”
GENBAND’s cloud service is powered by its EXPERiUS™, QUANTiX™ and Converged Intelligent Messaging (CIM) portfolio. It enables real time flexibility to create differentiated service offerings for the enterprise, small and medium business market segments. GENBAND’s cloud offering is supported by its world class Professional Services team and global technical support services, who can assist the organization’s customers in seamlessly migrating their infrastructure to the cloud.
About iHub iHub is one of Britain’s leading business hosted communications suppliers but unlike most other providers, iHub specialises in providing hosted voice and SIP trunk solutions for businesses of all sizes. We have dedicated hosted voice specialists in all key business areas such as engineering, customer service and provisioning, technical support and sales, making iHub unique in its expertise and depth of knowledge. Our name symbolises what we do – the provision of an intelligent and fully integrated network which together with supporting systems, provides a communications hub for businesses of all types and sizes as well as a hub for channel partners where ease of doing business and customer service is central to everything we do. In 2012 iHub was recognised by Deloitte as one of the top 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK.
FROM THE CORE TO THE EDGE TO THE EXPERIENCETM, GENBAND is a global leader in smart networking solutions for service providers and enterprises in over 80 countries. The company’s technology improves IP networks by making them more scalable, secure, profitable and efficient. GENBAND’s market-leading technology supports multimedia voice, data and video sessions and fixed-mobile unified communications applications that scale on public and private networks. With a flexible, cloud-ready platform, GENBAND’s IMS, edge and application solutions help its customers compete effectively by increasing revenues, improving profitability, and attracting and retaining customers. To learn more, visit us on the web at www.GENBAND.com.