January 11, 2011 – (HOSTSEARCH.COM) – WorkSpace Communications
, an integrated communications firm specializing in Microsoft Unified Communications solutions, today announced it has been selected as the first unified communications provider to receive Network Solutions’
Trusted Partner designation. The Network Solutions Trusted Partner portal – billed as a one-stop shop for business essentials – offers small businesses access to a suite of productivity and business-enabling tools to power their businesses. Companies featured within the Trusted Partner portal have been thoroughly vetted and meet a high service and capability criteria. This is the second such honor for WorkSpace. In late 2010, the company was named among the first cloud communication and collaboration service providers to be featured within Ingram Micro Inc.’s new Cloud Marketplace.
WorkSpace delivers small business a “cloud-based” suite of communication and collaboration tools right to the desktop. Built on the Microsoft platform, the unified communications solution is a cost-effective, subscription-based, all-in-one service that’s easy to manage. It offers small businesses the latest in phone and data services, without a costly capital investment.
Among the tools offered in the one-stop solution are internet-based phone service, email, and audio-, video- and web-based conferencing services, as well as instant messaging, real-time desk sharing and the unique unified communications “presence” tool, enabling employees to assess the availability of co-workers. By combining all of the disparate voice, video, messaging and collaboration media into a single, integrated cloud-based service offering, WorkSpace Communications eliminates for businesses the daunting task of searching out and selecting phone and data carriers and streamlines the way they communicate.
“We’re very excited to be among those top tier companies selected as Network Solutions Trusted Partners,” says Bryan DiGiorgio, CEO of WorkSpace Communications. “Our solution offers businesses the reliability, security and productivity gains of our unified communications portfolio at an affordable price point, and without a capital investment. They can scale up or down according to their needs. This flexibility gives them a tremendous market advantage.”
“Our Trusted Partner portal is a valuable resource for small business owners, giving them access to the best-in-class companies that offer the solutions they need to power their businesses,” adds Kurt Gastrock, senior vice president of Product Management for Network Solutions. “WorkSpace Communications unified communications portfolio is a strong element within that resource. When you combine the communication and collaboration capabilities with the wide range of other services available on a subscription basis, they give businesses a powerful productivity advantage at a cost they can afford.”
About WorkSpace Communications
WorkSpace Communications is a Kansas City-based integrated communications firm. The company’s services are uniquely integrated and based on the Microsoft Office Communications Server, Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SharePoint Server. The company also provides systems integration services for enterprises not yet ready for cloud-based solutions. Additionally, WorkSpace delivers a number of managed services offerings ranging from call center management, support and end-user training which support the company’s systems integration efforts.