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February 23, 2013

TMCnet SIP trunking Week in Review


By Carlos Olivera
SIP Trunking Report Content Producer

It’s been an exciting week for the SIP trunking community so let’s dive right in.

First off, Verscom Solutions has decided to replace its old legacy software with IMS XpressWorkX’s next generation network services. IMS XpressWorkX service delivery platform delivers a new cost-effective, feature-rich network service. IMS helps developers build sophisticated next generation network applications and has the functionality to rapidly meet the demands of existing and new customers alike.


"Verscom Solutions have a set of very demanding and complex network applications. Their migration to the IMSWorkX platform acknowledges the exceptional performance and capabilities of our product,” said Shannon Chevier, president and CEO, IMSWorkX.

In other SIP news, Digium Inc recently honored 18 of its channel partners through its annual Pinnacle Partner award program. The winners from the five categories; Partner of the Year, Direct Marketing Partner of the Year, Distributor of the Year, Rising Star Distributor of the Year, Pinnacle Circle of Excellence, were selected based on their commitment to customer satisfaction and 2012 sales performance.

The awards were presented to distributors, resellers and direct marketers spanning across the globe from North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia and to Latin America.

“These awards demonstrate Digium's commitment to the growth and recognition of our channel partners who are contributing to our remarkable growth. We are happy to have the opportunity to present these awards to those organizations that have shown a commitment to growing their Digium business and expanding our worldwide customer base” said Jim Butler, director of worldwide channel sales for Digium in a statement.

Finally, WiMacTel has decided to go with ThinkTel as one of its primary SIP carriers. WiMacTel a nationwide provider of pay phones, inmate telephone systems, friends and family calling plans and operator services chose ThinkTel for its flexible solutions that enable the efficient cost-cutting goals without sacrificing customer satisfaction.

"ThinkTel is a great fit for WiMacTel. We have combined our flexible network and innovative technology solutions to position ourselves as the only long term viable provider of pay phones in the USA and Canada, a fully featured inmate telephone system provider, the lowest priced inmate friends and family calling plans provider and a life cycle operator services provider to telephone companies. With the addition of ThinkTel, WiMacTel now has all the necessary components and partners in place to more aggressively market our products and services," said James MacKenzie, CEO of WiMacTel.

Well that’s it for this week! Be sure to check out our SIP trunking page for more news and information!



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