Siemens Enterprise Communications and Amcom Software Partner for Next-Generation Healthcare Communications OpenScape Voice certification allows joint healthcare customers to move to data center and cloud-based models for unified communications
RESTON, Va., May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating its commitment to the healthcare industry, Siemens Enterprise Communications today announced that Amcom Software has been certified on its OpenScape Voice platform, allowing healthcare enterprises to easily leverage Amcom console platforms with the OpenScape portfolio for next-generation clinical communications.
For more than 20 years, Amcom Software and Siemens Enterprise Communications have continued to innovate and interoperate to provide high-quality communications solutions for healthcare organizations. With this latest certification, the companies together give joint customers the opportunity to move from restricted, facility-based legacy phone systems to more advanced architectures such as a data center or private cloud model.
"We are pleased to be certified on the Siemens Enterprise Communications OpenScape Voice platform," said Greg Stinson, Chief Technology Officer, Amcom Software. "We have worked closely with our strategic partners at Siemens Enterprise Communications, and together we are committed to delivering advanced solutions. Today more than 200 hospitals rely on Siemens Enterprise Communications and Amcom for critical communications solutions that help them improve patient care, staff satisfaction and overall efficiency."
"Our long-term partnership with Amcom Software has allowed us to serve our many mutual customers in the healthcare industry with the very latest in communications technology, in many cases helping the same companies together throughout our partnership to date," said Bob Zemke, Senior Consultant, Healthcare Solutions, Siemens Enterprise Communications. "Siemens Enterprise Communications is committed to providing healthcare organizations with secure, reliable and scalable voice and unified communications solutions that help our customers improve patient care and clinician communications."
OpenScape Voice is a carrier-grade, SIP-based platform that offers comprehensive voice features across the IP network, ideal for organizations looking to adopt a full SIP-based VoIP solution in the data center and leverage unified communications and one-number service for clinicians. It seamlessly integrates with existing data center infrastructure and provides the scalability, resiliency and application integration that healthcare organizations require.
About Amcom Software
Amcom Software, a subsidiary of USA Mobility, Inc. (Nasdaq: USMO), connects people to each other and to the data they need. This helps organizations save lives with communications that are faster, more accurate, and more efficient. Amcom Software's unified communications technologies include solutions for contact centers, emergency management, mobile event notification, and messaging. The company's products are used by leading organizations in healthcare, hospitality, education, business, and government. By continually developing its industry-leading technologies, Amcom Software has rapidly grown and solidified its market leadership. For more information, call 800.852.8935 or go to amcomsoftware.com or find us on Twitter @AmcomSoftware.
About Siemens Enterprise Communications
Siemens Enterprise Communications is a premier provider of end-to-end enterprise communications, including voice, network infrastructure and security solutions that use open, standards-based unified communicationsand business applications for a seamless collaboration experience. This award-winning "Open Communications" approach enables organizations to improve productivity and reduce costs through easy-to-deploy solutions that work within existing IT environments, delivering operational efficiencies. It is the foundation for the company's OpenPath® commitment that enables customers to mitigate risk and cost-effectively adopt unified communications. Jointly owned by The Gores Group and Siemens AG, Siemens Enterprise Communications includes Cycos and Enterasys Networks. For more information about Siemens Enterprise Communications or Enterasys please visit www.siemens-enterprise.com or www.enterasys.com.
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