Santa Clara, California – (The Hosting News) – May 21, 2007 – Service enablement and automation software for hosted IP and application services, Ensim Corporation, has developed a new version of its Unify for Enterprises. In addition, the company’s Communication and Collaboration Management Center facilitates the simplification, automation, and security of the deployment and management of applications, users, and devices.
Designed to accelerate and enable deployment of integrated solutions, simplify and automate secure management of complex environments, and increase user and IT productivity through a centralized system, the new edition of Unify eases the challenges of creating, activating, and configuring services throughout the enterprise.
Based on the company;s Unify technology, in use by many of the world’s largest telecommunications and hosting service providers, the enterprise edition is designed to enable automated provisioning, delegated administration, device and client configuration, and provides a simplified web portal for managing applications, users, and devices, thereby ensuring that organizations are able to meet the growing demands of unified communications and collaboration service requirements.
Edward Voermans, Technical Specialist at InfoSupport remarked, ”As long-time users of the Unify service provider edition, we are excited at the prospect of using the enterprise edition internally as this will allow us to provision new employees and their attributed applications quickly and easily. Furthermore, our support costs will decrease thanks to Unifyâ€™s delegated administration capabilities, allowing employees to self manage several task such as automatically configuring Outlook clients and their Smartphones, saving our IT and support organization many hours per user going from desk to desk to manually perform these task.”
Unify benefits from over 350 man years of development in the service provider industry and is currently utilized by tens of thousands of small and medium-sized businesses worldwide via its 60 plus service provider customers. The enterprise edition includes a connector to Microsoft Exchange 2003 along with its beta version.
Key features and benefits include:
Rapid and easy deployment of next generation applications
Self-configuration of complex application clients and devices, such as Outlook, IP phones and mobile devices
Provisioning of multiple features and applications via a single automated command
Secure delegated administration allowing IT staff to safely manage complex systems
Complete change management and audit logs for all operations
Roll back capabilities to restore previous state of the infrastructure upon error detection
Role management based on customizable access rights
Data consistency of employees across all applications
Implementation of organizationâ€™s existing processes and policies
Ease of Use and Installation
Simple download with single click installation
Automated detection and deployment leaving existing infrastructure untouched
Customizable and extensible to third party front-end and back-end applications via web services and web portal
David Wippich, CEO of Ensim added, ”With tens of thousands of small and medium-sized enterprises using Unify through our service provider partners, developing a solution for larger organizations was a natural strategy for Ensim. We are very excited to provide our flagship product and proven capabilities to enterprises so they too can benefit from our unique ability to unify unified communications.”
Since 1998, Ensim has provided automation software solution services, to enable the delivery of hosted services. The company offers an array of solutions designed to accelerate the creation, control and delivery of messaging, collaboration, web and data hosting, VoIP and other hosted services. Ensim serves more than 200 leading hosting providers, ISPs and carriers worldwide, including EarthLink, NTT America, Telus, Belgacom, SunRocket, Hewlett-Packard, Siemens, EV1 and Affinity, to deliver mission-critical hosted services to their customers. Ensim has formed key partnerships with leading infrastructure vendors including Microsoft, BroadSoft and Research In Motion.
To learn more about the Unify Enterprise Edition, please visit: www.ensim.com/products/unify/enterprise/.
For more information about Ensim, please visit: www.ensim.com.