- Among virtualization pioneers with head start in cloud business
- Strong channel and position in some vertical industries
- Expanding reach with growth via mergers and acquisitions
OTTAWA, Oct. 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in real-time business, cloud and mobile communications, announced today it was among the select companies Forrester invited to participate in the evaluation The Forrester Wave™: Contact Center Interaction Management For Midsize Contact Centers, Q3 2016. In this evaluation, Mitel was cited as a Leader.
Forrester assessed strengths and weaknesses of eight vendors based on 40 criteria in three major categories: current offering, strategy and market presence. Mitel emerged as one of only two companies to receive the Leader designation. According to the report, “Mitel was one of the first vendors to virtualize its software, and this gave the firm a head start on the path to cloud-based offerings. Mitel has a strong channel and position in some vertical markets such as the public sector and hotels.”
The report also cited Mitel’s recent mergers and acquisitions strategy which has helped “grow the company from a scale and reach perspective, and integration of the companies it has acquired is going well.”
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