CHANNEL PARTNERS Technology-driven communications service provider West Corporation has announced the rebranding of its IP communications subsidiary as West IP Communications (WIPC) (Booth #522 at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo). The new name replaces Smoothstone, acquired by West in June 2011.
West IP Communications, which is a part of Wests unified communications business segment, designs, configures, manages and supports next-generation unified communications applications and services. It specializes in transitioning its clients to a cloud-based delivery model for voice services, network services, contact centers and collaboration.
Aligning our IP communications business with the West name gives us a consistent voice and clarity in the marketplace,” said Todd Strubbe, president of Wests UC business segment. Our vision for unified communications always begins with our clients, so we want to ensure they understand the full breadth of the West product portfolio upon which they can build their businesses.”
West’s suite of services includes network management, enterprise voice, conferencing and collaboration, messaging and presence, and client applications integration solutions.