Bouygues Telecom Entreprises Chooses Mitel to Meet Customer Demand for Advanced Cloud Communications

A Market-Leading French Carrier Enters the UCaaS Market With Mitel MiCloud

PARIS, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)
  • Leverages Mitel's cloud and unified communications for two million professional and corporate users
  • Delivers a single, seamless managed service experience for medium and large enterprises
  • Optimizes the modern workforce with UCaaS solutions that break down barriers of communications

Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in real-time business, cloud and mobile communications, announced today that Bouygues Telecom Entreprises, the third largest enterprise carrier in France, chose Mitel UCaaS solutions to deliver real-time communications, collaboration and conferencing to medium and large businesses.

Bouygues Telecom has 14 million customers and its Enterprise division handles over two million professional and corporate users. As a result of this partnership, it will now also be able to offer medium and large-sized businesses the many benefits of Mitel MiCloud. These solutions can easily and quickly be adapted according to the companies' changing needs, no matter their size.

For the growing mobile enterprise, Bouygues Telecom Entreprises now offers its customers advanced communications tools and services that are accessible from any device. These include feature-rich voice, video and collaboration tools with telepresence, chat, audio and videoconferencing capabilities, screen and desktop sharing. This brings businesses increased profitability and labor efficiencies with offices and individuals that are seamlessly connected to support real-time collaboration while also bringing customers closer.

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"Bouygues Telecom Entreprises has always set itself the objective of bringing the latest technological advances to the largest number of people," said Thierry Labbé, Managing Director of Bouygues Telecom Entreprises Division. "We have chosen to partner with Mitel due to its leadership position within the UC market and its ability to provide a future-proof solution for both our customers' business and our own business."

"We're moving to a mobile-first world for enterprises, workers and consumers. Demand for unified and cloud communications keeps growing," said Bernard Etchenagucia, Mitel VP Sales, Southern Europe, and Managing Director, Mitel France. "As such, partnering with Bouygues Telecom Entreprises will help their customers seamlessly tie mobile and office environments together for greater speed and simplicity."

Important Facts

  • More than two million cloud business communications subscribers trust Mitel.
  • Mitel is the fastest-growing provider of cloud business communications in the world with the number one market share position based on total cloud users globally.
  • Mitel is the only brand across five Gartner Magic Quadrant Reports for business communications.

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Tags/Keywords
UCaaS, Bouygues Telecom, Cloud, Unified Communications, UCC, Collaboration, MiCloud, Mobile-First, Mobile Enterprise 

About Bouygues Telecom Entreprises
Since 1997, Bouygues Telecom has offered businesses fixed, mobile, Internet, networks and cloud communication solutions. Today over 2 million professionals and businesses trust Bouygues Telecom, including companies such as AIR FRANCE, La Poste (French Post Office), TOTAL and LAFARGE. With its fixed national IP fibre network, and the quality of its Mobile 4G network currently covering 75% of the population, which will increase to 82% at the end of 2016, companies can take full advantage of its technological innovations from its almost 20 years in the market. The company is present in Paris and its regions, and with 900 employees Bouygues Telecom support their customers in choosing, installing and monitoring of their telecom and IT solutions. It relies also on more than 70 certified distributors across France. For more information, go to www.bouyguestelecom-entreprises.fr and follow us on Twitter @BouyguesTel_Ent

About Mitel

A global market leader in enterprise and mobile communications powering more than 2 billion business connections and 2 billion mobile subscribers every day, Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) helps businesses and mobile carriers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers. Our innovation and communications experts serve more than 60 million business users in more than 100 countries, and 130 mobile service providers including 15 of the top 20 mobile carriers in the world. That makes us unique, and the only company able to provide a bridge between enterprise and mobile customers. For more information, go to www.mitel.com and follow us on Twitter @Mitel.

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