ConnectSolutions today announced that they have acquired provider of Microsoft Lync-based UC solutions, NextUC. This acquisition will allow ConnectSolutions to expand their market to include service offerings for the SMB niche.
“The addition of NextUC will enable ConnectSolutions to capitalize on the growth we anticipate in the Lync market and extend the company’s leadership position within the Unified Communication as a Service market. NextUC’s strong Lync technology capabilities and deep understanding of the small-and-midsize-business market, combined with ConnectSolutions’ success in managed cloud deployments for large enterprise and government agencies, positions ConnectSolutions as the trusted unified communications partner for any organization, whatever its size or complexity,” explained Michael Fitzpatrick, ConnectSolutions CEO and Co-Founder in a press release today.
In particular, ConnectSolutions will add the NextUC self-service platform to deliver their UC technology, which includes VoIP, IM/E-mail, Real-presence, virtual classrooms and online collaboration services. This cloud-based platform is expected to greatly simplify and shorten the Lync deployment process for any size of organization.
To learn more about the NextUC features now a part of ConnectSolutions, please visit the site here.