Systems, a leading voice mobility solutions provider, today announced that its PowerConnect Voice Mobility Suite features the extended presence capabilities of the Jabber Extensible Communications Platform (XCP).
Through the BlackBerry ISV Alliance Program, Ascendent
can take steps to integrate additional voice mobility features on the BlackBerry platform to further enhance its functionality and capabilities when using Ascendent
Systems Enterprise Voice Mobility applications," said Greig Patton, VP of Sales at Ascendent
We chose to work with Ascendent Systems because of their advanced mobility and continuity solutions.
Ascendent Systems will be showcasing the Ascendent PowerConnect Communications Platform at VoiceCon(R) 2005.
Systems told TMC Labs they are "die first to provide an on-device, visual, fixed-mobile convergence solution integrated directly into the BlackBerry smartphone phone application.
By combining the power of Verizon's wired and wireless networks with Ascendent Systems' leading voice mobility software and BlackBerry smartphones, we are enabling a new level of collaboration and productivity for an increasingly mobile workforce.
As businesses become more mobile and organizations look for additional ways to improve communications, collaboration and productivity, IT departments are increasingly embracing fixed mobile convergence solutions," said Theron Dodson, director of sales and marketing at Ascendent Systems.
It allows enterprises to be more responsive to their customers, encourages collaboration and increases sales opportunities by providing a mobile user with many essential PBX functions as if the user was at their desk," said Debbie Miller, CEO, Ascendent
We also had a short timeline for implementation and testing of the product - about six months from start to finish - and Ascendent
was able to meet our immediate need.
will be announcing support for other manufacturers of SIP Direct Trunk Signaling in coming months as interoperability tests are completed.