Solution enables any mobile phone to be an extension of Lync 2013
FRISCO, TX – March 10, 2014 –Tango Networks™, a leading supplier of Business Mobility Services to service providers, channel partners and enterprises, today announced that its award-winning Enterprise Connect solution for enabling any mobile phone to become an extension of Microsoft Lync has been qualified with Microsoft® Lync™ 2013 as part of the Lync ISV Qualification Program.
With Tango Networks Cloud Connect and Enterprise Connect solutions for Mobile Unified Communications, corporations are able to integrate mobile phones with Microsoft Lync creating a complete UC environment that includes mobile voice, presence, and location.
Tango Networks’ unique Mobile UC solutions provide companies using Microsoft Lync 2013 the ability to manage mobile phones as part of the overall corporate Unified Communications environment. Corporate IT and Compliance departments can be assured employees are using their mobiles in accordance with the mobile policies established by the company. Lync 2013 end users are able to make and receive calls with their mobile phone utilizing the enterprise communications network for least-cost routing, transfer calls between their mobile phones and the Microsoft Lync desktop client, record mobile calls for corporate compliance, and have a single unified communications inbox for both desktop and mobile voicemail. Outgoing calls from the employee’s mobile phone can display the corporate identity for business calls or the mobile phone number for personal calls as determined by the end user. Additionally, presence and location information from the mobile network can be shared with Lync contacts adding value to the Unified Communications environment within the corporation.
“Lync’s platform model enables developer partners to extend Lync meeting a growing variety of customer needs”, said Dan Benedict, Program Manager for Microsoft Lync ISV Developer Programs. “The qualification of Tango Networks’ Enterprise Connect application gives customers another way to enhance and extend the benefits of Lync 2013 with the confidence of third party testing.”
“Microsoft Lync 2013 extends the power of collaboration to embrace desktop voice communications as part of the enterprise’s overall unified communications strategy,” stated Andrew Silver, CTO and co- founder of Tango Networks. “Tango Networks has continued to take this one step further by enabling enterprises to extend the power of Lync to all mobile devices both corporate and employee owned while enhancing Lync presence information for all end users with true mobile availability status.”
Qualification with Microsoft® LyncTM 2013 follows Tango Networks interoperability with Microsoft® LyncTM 2010, Microsoft® OCSTM, Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R1 and R2, and Tango Networks’ participation in the Microsoft Unified Communications Open Interoperability Program. For more information regarding the Tango Networks qualification please visit http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/lync/hh972602.aspx and select Lync Extensibility or visit http://www.tango-networks.com/partners-2/microsoft-lync/.
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About Tango Networks
Tango Networks enable service providers, channel partners and enterprises to offer Mobile Business Services to their customers and workforce. Based on a unique federated design, Tango Networks’ award-winning edge services platform results in specialized and tailored services capabilities that work with all mobile phones, providing value to mobile and fixed service providers, enterprises and consumers. Services include Mobile Unified Communications and PBX integration, Mobile Call Recording, SIP Trunking, Corporate SMS and Messaging, Business Continuity, Multi-line, Mobile Policy Control and Responsible Driver System. Tango Networks’ customers include Tier 1 service providers in North America and Europe, as well as a rapidly growing base of enterprise and government customers worldwide. To learn more about Tango Networks, please visit www.tango-networks.com or follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/tangonetworks.
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