2600hz to Join Other Telecom Innovators at ComCon to Kick Off Super Mobility Week
2600hz Provides Scalability and Improvement to SendHub’s Mobile Business Phone System
We are proud to announce that we have partnered with SendHub, the leading provider of all-in-one mobile business phone systems. As part of this partnership, SendHub has integrated with our Kazoo platform to meet their growing demand from businesses and enhance their customers’ experience.
SendHub is a rapidly growing company, enabling businesses to utilize fully-featured voice capabilities, mobile messaging and enterprise analytics on any device out of the box. With this 2600hz integration, SendHub was able to migrate their customers seamlessly to a multi-region installation of Kazoo on their assets. This collaboration ensures that SendHub’s final product corresponds with their vision of providing crystal-clear call quality for all of their business customers.
SendHub as well is contributing back to the open source community by maturing Kazoo’s WebRTC support, adding new features and fixing bugs.
So what are we providing Sendhub?
WebRTC Feature - We worked closely with SendHub to develop a custom WebRTC solution, replacing its existing core client library. The new solution provides support for both WebRTC and RTMP, enabling SendHub to utilize the latest advances in web technology while still supporting clients using older browsers.
Carrier Flexibility – SendHub has improved call quality control and can provide enhanced service to their customers. SendHub can also find and acquire contracts that better suit their business model or utilize 2600hz carrier relationships by purchasing minutes and DID’s from 2600hz, including international numbers.
Redundancy – The Kazoo platform was deployed on SendHub’s servers, providing redundancy across the cloud by utilizing servers as independent and pervasive nodes.
Scalable Backend – We are providing tier 2 & 3 monitoring, routine maintenance, and upgrades to SendHub systems. As SendHub grows its user base, we will advise on where to expand to ensure that its system is optimized for the user load.
Read the full press release: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12119644.htm
2600hz Now Supports the iPhone
2600hz and SureTax® Partner, Adding Tax Calculation Services to the 2600hz Platform
2600hz, the leading provider of mobile and cloud telecom technology, announced today that it is partnering with SureTax to integrate SureTax Telecom into 2600hz’s Kazoo platform. This strategic partnership allows 2600hz to leverage the rating, reporting and tax calculation services offered by SureTax through a turn-key solution that integrates directly into the Kazoo platform. 2600hz can offer telecom taxation services for all ITSP, MVNO and VoIP providers.
2600hz will soon release a SureTax application on its Kazoo platform so that telecom providers can better manage their business. This app rates and calculates taxes using SureTax’s taxation engine, helping customers determine what tax bureaus they must remit taxes to. The system is completely automated and allows VoIP, landline and cellular services to be bundled and taxed properly together.
“We are excited to partner with SureTax, making telecom tax easy for our customers,” said 2600hz CEO Darren Schreiber. “SureTax helps us with our core initiative, enabling smaller telecoms grow while taking the work out of day-to-day telecommunications logistics and operations.”
SureTax Telecom is a robust, real-time, accurate tax calculation solution designed specifically for the telecommunications industry. SureTax Telecom easily adapts to evolving products and services, and can be customized to meet jurisdiction or industry-specific nuances. SureTax Telecom contains over 600 taxability items, plus VAT coverage from international calls, offers extensive reporting capabilities and easily accommodates remittance systems and compliance service provider needs.
“We look forward to working with 2600hz and the Kazoo community,” adds Mike Sanders, SureTax Chief Product Architect. “SureTax Telecom makes telecom compliance easy, so you can focus on value added operations. We share the same vision. That’s why we think this is such a great fit.”
Read the Press Release: http://www.prweb.com/releases/telecom/tax/prweb12001662.htm
2600hz Speaks at Kamailio World
2600hz Announces KazooCon! Purchase Tickets and Register to Speak Today
We’re proud to announce that we will be hosting our second annual conference, KazooCon on October 6th – 7th in San Francisco, CA. Early-Bird tickets are available and can be purchased here!
Inspired by Kazoo’s open-source platform and led by our awesome team, KazooCon is focused on revolutionizing the telecom industry. KazooCon is a unique blend of telecom presentations, mindblowing demos, and in-depth discussions that will push the boundaries of telecom. We enable all members of the telecom community to engage in hands-on experiences focused around distributed communication networks. Attendees will learn about the latest Kazoo news and project updates, participate in technical sessions, and network with other attendees throughout the conference.
We are also proud to announce a Call for Speakers for KazooCon. We are looking for presenters that can discuss the technologies, strategies, and success stories that can shape communications. Do you have a vision for the future of Telecom? Perhaps an idea that would boggle minds in the industry. We would love to hear from you, apply to speak here.
That’s not all, we will also hosting a Kazoo training directly following KazooCon from October 8-10. This three-day training will teach you about Kazoo and all of the third-party components that power the platform. You will deep-dive into Kazoo APIs, and learn how to set up a cluster, GUI, WhApps, FreeSWITCH, BigCouch and much more. Purchase both an Early-Bird KazooCon and Kazoo Training ticket and save money! Register Here!
In the coming weeks, 2600hz will launch it’s 2014 KazooCon website and announce speakers. To see a recap of last year’s inaugural KazooCon, please visit http://kazoocon.com. Those interested in sponsoring, exhibiting, or launching their product or service at KazooCon should contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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