Mitel launches new consolidated global partner program

Business communications company Mitel is combining its heritage partner program with recently acquired ShoreTell’s legacy program into one comprehensive system. Mitel’s new Global Partner Program includes restructured authorized certification levels with new incentives

Published on: March 9th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Mitel acquires competitor ShoreTel for $430 million

The number of players in the Unified Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS) market has just gotten a little bit smaller. This morning Mitel announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant where it

Published on: July 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

Mitel acquires Toshiba’s unified communications business

After announcing earlier this year that it is bowing out of the North American telecommunications market, Toshiba is selling various assets and support from its unified communications (UC) business to Mitel. The acquisition

Published on: July 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Inefficient communication costs more than $15,000 per employee: Mitel

A recent study by Ottawa-based enterprise communications firm Mitel Networks has concluded that inefficient methods of communication are costing businesses more than $15,000 USD per employee, per year. To reach this number, researchers

Published on: April 12th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Mitel improves network performance with new partnership

Mitel has started a new partnership with VeloCloud to improve network performance of its cloud-based business communications and collaboration services with new networking solution called MiCloud Edge. MiCloud Edge will be powered by

Published on: November 17th, 2016 Alex Radu

Mitel launches new business phone with one-touch integration

Mitel is upgrading their latest class of business phones to include mobile integration, with the new 6900 series of enterprise-class business phones, is available now. The 6900 series comes equipped with automatic handoff from

Published on: October 25th, 2016 Alex Radu

Mitel reveals new global cloud UC solution

Mitel is expanding its cloud footprint to more than 40 countries worldwide with the launch of World Cloud, Mitel’s newest cloud solution for backend services and cloud communications across multinational businesses. World Cloud

Published on: October 25th, 2016 Alex Radu

What happened to the Mitel/Polycom deal?

TORONTO – There is a point of no return on most transactions but in the case of Mitel and Polycom that point in the road took a dramatic 180 degree turn. Polycom board of

Published on: July 13th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nick Tidd talks up Mitel/Polycom deal

Nick Tidd is one excited executive these days. His excitement comes from the opportunity in front of him to finally be working for a Canadian company in Mitel. Unless you have been living

Published on: May 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Mitel acquires American communications provider for almost $2 billion

Mitel has agreed to acquire American unified communications (UC) company Polycom for $1.96 billion. The Wall Street Journal reports that the deal, which will see the latter's brand preserved, was encouraged by activist investor

Published on: April 15th, 2016 Dave Yin

Highlights from the Telecom 2015 conference

Last week's Telecom 2015 Conference, organized by Neotelis Inc., was an incredible event with more than 260 customers, consultants and vendors in attendance. The level of energy and engagement between attendees was outstanding!

Published on: November 4th, 2015 Roberta Fox

Established ICT players are now feeling the heat

We have attended numerous industry calls related to vendor business results. One of the changes is that there seems to be more product strategy and announcement changes than the previous quarter with vendors

Published on: March 27th, 2015 Roberta Fox

Mitel refreshes brand to reflect expanded offerings

Over the past 18 months, Ottawa-based IP telecommunications vendor Mitel Networks Corp. executed a series of strategic moves that enabled the company to become a global player offering an expanded suite of videoconferencing,

Published on: October 1st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Mitel launches new UCaaS offering for Canadian partners

Ottawa-based Mitel Networks has rolled out a unified communications-as-a-service (UCaaS) offering that will enable its channel partners in Canada meet the growing cloud-based communication needs of their customers. MiCloud Enterprise UCaaS bundles Mitel’s

Published on: July 31st, 2014 Nestor Arellano