Scientific Publishing House Brill Moves to a Mitel Cloud Solution
New System Enables 150 Employees in Europe and North America to Seamlessly Connect With Colleagues, Customers and Suppliers
UTRECHT, Netherlands, Feb. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a leading provider of cloud and premises-based unified communications software solutions, today announced that publishing house Brill is replacing its legacy communication platform with a Mitel cloud solution. The new system, designed, implemented and managed by Mitel partner Detron, aims to unify and simplify every-day communications for the company's 150 employees around the world, and significantly improve their ability to engage, support and connect with their customers and suppliers, regardless of location.
Marcel Prins, IT coordinator at Brill, said: "Our system was really dated and difficult to manage. With locations in several countries and people working from different places, we were looking for a communication platform that supports all our immediate needs, and gives us the flexibility to grow and change in the future. The Mitel solution fits in our virtual strategy and will enable us to collaborate more efficiently regardless of location."
The publishing house, with a focus on scientific publications, replaced its legacy communication platform with the cloud-based Virtual Mitel® Communications Director (vMCD) platform. Once fully implemented, the company's teleworkers in Germany, Switzerland and the United States will be connected and integrated on a single system, centralising and simplifying management and fostering more efficient communication and collaboration between employees in the head office, teleworkers and those working in the company's international offices.
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