News | April 15, 2014

SYNNEX Combines Product Strengths From Avaya And Lenovo To Offer Compact, Affordable UC Solution For SMB Market

Orlando, FL from Varnex Spring Conference - SYNNEX Corporation, a leading distributor of IT products and services, announced it is now offering a compact UC solution for small businesses with fewer than 50 users that embed the proven Avaya IP Office Server Edition software on the Lenovo ThinkCentre Tiny Desktop.  The solution delivers all of the features and benefits of the Avaya IP Office(TM) Platform in a dramatically smaller hardware footprint, at an affordable price, including:

  • IP Office feature server
  • Voicemail Pro server
  • Avaya one-X® Portal and Mobility server
  • Solution Administration web portal
  • IP Office Server Edition Manager, including System Status Application
  • Voicemail Pro client
  • Client and DevConnect applications such as IP Office Softphone and DevLink
  • Acts as a central host for licensing, Solution directory and time server
  • IP focused telephony capabilities to support 50 users and extensions such as H.323, SIP, IP DECT, and Wi-Fi
  • Supports voicemail recording and Text to speech (TTS) channels
  • Supports remote worker including Avaya one-X® Portal, Avaya one-X® Mobile, and Flare Experience clients
  • Conference resources for ad-hoc and meet-me conferences

"We've received overwhelming response and demand for this combined innovation at its soft launch," said Peter Larocque, President, North America Distribution, SYNNEX Corporation.  "By bringing together product strengths within our vendor base, SYNNEX is able to offer our SMB customers an exclusive on-premise UC solution that meets budget challenges faced in the SMB market."

"Being able to offer full UC functionality on a compact platform for the sub 50 space at a cost effective price is very valuable.  The ease of downloading the software, provisioning and applying licenses was very quick, easy and painless.  In this very competitive market we look for ways to differentiate ourselves from Avaya competitors and SYNNEX has done just that with the release of this bundled product," said Rich Darress, Chief Technology Officer, DJJ Technologies.

"SYNNEX is known for its innovative approach to providing its channel partners with unique value to bring to market.  The latest collaboration between Avaya, Lenovo and SYNNEX further demonstrates our shared commitment to help our channel partners win and keep business with thoughtful and effective solutions for the SMB market," said Richard Steranka, vice president, Worldwide Channels, Avaya.

Solution providers interested in offering Avaya IP Office on the ThinkCentre Tiny Solution through SYNNEX Corporation should visit www.synnex.com/avaya/index.html, email avaya@synnex.com, or call 855-767-6729.

About SYNNEX Corporation

SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world. The Company provides services in IT distribution, supply chain management, contract assembly and global business services. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

Statements in this release that are forward-looking, such as product capabilities and features, product availability and pricing, and the general success of the collaboration, involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company's actual results in future periods to be materially different from any future performance that may be suggested in this release. The Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release.

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SOURCE: SYNNEX

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