Ribbon Communications Inc., a global software enabler in secure and intelligent cloud communications, will be showcasing its advanced Microsoft Teams Direct Routing and Service Assurance solutions in 15 cities around the world as part of Microsoft Ignite: The Tour.
“With decades of expertise securing real-time communications in some of the world’s largest and most critical networks, we’re proud to bring our Microsoft-certified Session Border Controller (SBC) portfolio to Teams Calling and Direct Routing,” said Patrick Joggerst, Ribbon’s Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Business Development. “We value our longstanding relationship as a trusted Microsoft partner and being part of Microsoft Ignite: The Tour is another great way to showcase the innovative solutions we are delivering to help partners, service providers and enterprises improve their Microsoft Teams communications and collaboration experience.”
Direct Routing for Microsoft Teams (Teams) enables users to choose their telephony provider when implementing Teams. Ribbon’s SBCs connect existing analog, digital or VoIP lines to the Microsoft Phone System for a seamless experience that allows end users to connect with anyone anywhere via the Teams client, empowering enterprises to migrate to Teams Calling at their own pace. Ribbon is among a select number of SBC vendors officially certified by Microsoft to integrate its SBCs with Teams.
Ribbon’s Next Generation Intelligent Edge portfolio, which is one of the broadest sets of Microsoft- certified enterprise edge solutions on the market, uniquely provides Service Assurance for Teams Calling and Direct Routing by prioritizing real-time communications and Teams traffic to deliver the highest quality user experience.
Ribbon is participating in the following 15 cities of the tour: Toronto, London, Milan, Johannesburg, Washington D.C., Dubai, Sydney, Singapore, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Mexico City, Bengaluru, Chicago and Berlin.