Based on its recent analysis of the unified communications (UC) technologies healthcare market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Siemens Enterprise Communications with the 2011 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Line Strategy. Siemens Enterprise Communications offers healthcare organisations an unmatched set of communications solutions. This includes one of the strongest and most comprehensive UC and collaboration (UC&C) portfolios, a strong suite of implementation and management services, and a broad range of communications solutions tailored specifically to the healthcare industry.
Siemens Enterprise Communications has leveraged its experience as an early innovator in UC to offer the OpenScape UC Suite, which is considered one of the most open and mature solutions in the market. The OpenScape Fusion Developer Program provides an open services-oriented architecture and different software development kits to enable healthcare partners to create and develop vertical-specific applications that add value to healthcare workflows.
“The OpenScape UC Suite offers a wide variety of features and capabilities such as voice over IP; instant messaging; unified messaging; mobile UC; and audio, Web and desktop video conferencing,” said Frost & Sullivan Senior Industry Analyst and ICT Team Leader Alaa Saayed. “The vendor’s significant strides in cloud communications and data center architectures, virtualisation, social media integration, and application enablement further enhance the company’s overall positioning as an end-to-end provider of advanced communications technologies.”
Siemens Enterprise Communications also provides a broad range of professional and managed services through its OpenScale Services portfolio. While OpenScale professional services support sales and deployments with custom system integration and professional services, OpenScale managed services offer various degrees and levels of system and network maintenance, proactive support, and active monitoring through several service packages.
The company’s Enterasys brand delivers a full suite of data networking products that offers top-rated, integrated wired and wireless networking solutions from the edge to the data center. The advanced wireless solutions establish a sound foundation for mobile communications deployments for healthcare workers and patients alike.