MIAMI, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- RedSky Technologies, a leading provider of E911 location information management solutions, today announced that it has achieved the status of Developer Partner in the Nortel Developer Program. Through this program, RedSky and Nortel will now work more closely to identify, deliver and promote enhanced solutions for mutual customers. The announcement was made at TMC's Internet Telephony(R) Conference and EXPO East 2008. RedSky's award-winning E911 Manager version 5.4.1 was tested in a Nortel lab facility and verified as compatible with Nortel's Communication Server 2100 release SE10. By focusing on products that bear the Nortel Compatible Product brandmark, such as E911 Manager, customers may realize a reduction in total cost of ownership, as these products have been verified to use established, supported Nortel interfaces and integration specifications. E911 Manager provides automated, end-to-end E911 location management and 911 call routing. For the CS 2100 platform, E911 Manager uses Nortel APIs to establish real-time communication between the platforms. RedSky's solution tracks IP phone movement in real time and provides the CS 2100 with updated 911 call routing and emergency number information while delivering complete location record management and automated updates to local ALI databases. E911 Manager also supports real-time notification of 911 calls to enterprise administrators. "The CS 2100 is a highly capable IP telephony platform for the largest government, education and commercial enterprises," said Nicholas Maier, RedSky senior vice president. "We are bringing the latest E911 technology to this platform to support multiple customer installation scenarios. Whether users are mobile or static, IP or digital, branch office or main office, E911 Manager automates E911 across the enterprise." The Communication Server 2100 is a large-scale enterprise converged solution based on its carrier derivative, the Communication Server 2000, which is deployed and proven in the world's leading service providers' networks. The Communication Server 2100 addresses the needs of demanding large enterprises and the US Federal government with a highly scalable converged solution deploying a "best of all worlds" philosophy. The Communication Server 2100 incorporates Nortel's leading enterprise features and applications, plus combines the carrier attributes of scalability, reliability and networking typically only found in carrier solutions. E911 Manager is now available to Nortel customers direct from RedSky or through select Nortel business partners. About the Nortel Developer Program The Nortel Developer Program is a co-marketing and compatibility testing program which acts as a liaison with leading independent software and hardware vendors to encourage and empower the development of innovative solutions that complement and enhance Nortel communication platforms, including traditional telephony, IP telephony, contact centers, and converged networks. The Nortel Developer Program has established a website specifically designed to promote Nortel Developer Partners and their Compatible Products. Simply enter http://www.nortel.com/developer into your web browser address field. About RedSky RedSky Technologies Inc. helps large organizations of all types capture, manage and deliver the detailed location information necessary to provide effective 9-1-1 emergency response. More than 300 enterprises, including 50 Fortune 500(R) companies, rely on RedSky to automate their E911 processes. Headquartered in Chicago, RedSky has partnerships with leading telecommunications and 911 organizations to help shape 911 policy and deliver technology solutions for E911. For more information on RedSky, visit http://www.redskyE911.com.
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