NextUC launches an on-boarding portal for its limited time free beta trial of hosted Microsoft Lync.
Foster City, CA (PRWEB) August 31, 2011
NextUC, a hosted Microsoft Lync service that provides a full IP PBX replacement for businesses nationwide, just announced a second phase of its beta trial launch. At this time, customers can sign up for a limited-time free beta trial by accessing the NextUC self-provisioning trial portal. The on-boarding process is easy and fast and customers can be fully provisioned within an hour after the sign up. With NextUC customers of any size get instant access to advanced unified communications features that are typically only enabled for large enterprises.
NextUC is currently offering a 2-month free trial of NextUC Enterprise and NextUC Messenger. NextUC Enterprise is a cloud-based, all-inclusive voice, collaboration and conferencing platform designed for companies that want to streamline their enterprise-class telephony, instant messaging, Presence, audio, video and web conferencing and collaboration tools into one interface. This service will replace all of their audio and web conferencing charges as well as local and long distance PSTN telephony charges. It is suitable for companies that want to receive all services from one vendor for one monthly affordable cost.
NextUC Messenger is intended for partners, consultants, temporary or non-strategic employees who are looking for a reliable and secure instant messaging tool. It allows users to see and display Presence information such as available, busy, in a call or in a meeting and conduct secure chat with other team members on Lync or with public IM clients that are federated with NextUC. Additionally, users can place PC to PC audio calls and PC to PC video calls. The Messenger service also allows users to participate in a Web conference via IP with up to 25 participants.
NextUC is delivered to all of the main operating systems on the desktop as well as mobile environments including Windows, iOS, Android and Windows phone. “The key benefit for customers is that this approach is device-agnostic and works essentially in any environment, be it Mac or PC desktop, laptop, tablet or a smart phone. This is a critical feature for today’s mobile and dispersed workers who need to be able to be reachable anywhere on any device. We are continuously working on improving the communications flexibility for the information worker.” Said Bob Barnes, EVP of Sales, Marketing and Business Development.
NextUC is a cloud-based communications product providing enterprise-class voice, messaging, conferencing, collaboration and mobility capabilities from a single unified client, hosted Microsoft Lync, all provided by CallTower. For a monthly subscription fee, NextUC replaces all of your voice and conferencing providers and streamlines your multiple communications channels into one collaboration platform that improves your team’s efficiency and productivity. NextUC works on all operating systems including Windows, iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry. For more information please visit http://www.nextuc.com.
CallTower is a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise-class unified communications (UCaaS) that integrates business phone service, email hosting, unified messaging, presence, instant messaging, conferencing and collaboration tools into one reliable platform. CallTower partners with leading technology providers: Cisco® (Unified Communications Manager) and Microsoft® (Office Communications Server®, Lync™ Server, Exchange® Server and SharePoint®), integrating these services through CallTower’s proprietary vXML Voice Cube voice messaging platform. With CallTower, organizations gain the functionality of all available advanced Unified Communications features in a reliable, stable and scalable environment, without the complexity and costs of implementing, managing and upgrading solutions internally. For more information please visit http://www.calltower.com.