Mitel have announced the acquisition of ShoreTel!

Posted by Elliot Dacosta on 31 July, 2017

As you may have seen at the end of last week, Mitel have announced the acquisition of ShoreTel! This is huge for us as we are a ShoreTel Platinum and Mitel Gold partner so we're really excited to these two great vendors have joined up to further enhance the capability we can provide to you as our valued customer. We anticipate exciting times ahead!

What does this mean?

ShoreTel and Mitel will continue to operate as two independent companies but will become stronger together as a global leader in the rapidly growing UCaaS market.

Any of your existing services and support will be unaffected by the merger of the two companies and we will continue to work closely with Mitel and Shoretel as our partners of choice for enterprise grade telephony.

What will change?

The combined company will be the 2nd largest provider of Unified Communications as a service in the market, becoming a supplier with the scale and technical capabilities to enable customers with new cloud-based solutions and applications. Our status with these two great partners will mean we are uniquely qualified to help you on your journey to the cloud.

We'll continue to keep you informed with any information as it happens but in the meantime you can view the full press release from Mitel here.

If you have any questions or concerns please get in touch with your account manager or send us a quick message here.

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