Westcon Group announces availability of solutions for Microsoft Lync from the Lync In-a-Box catalogueDistributor brings hardware solutions for Microsoft Lync to Europe, Middle East, and Africa
Burgess Hill, UK, April 24th, 2012 - Westcon Group, a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, data centre and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers, today announced its convergence business practice has become the first Pan-EMEA distribution partner for Microsoft's Lync-in-a-Box solutions catalogue.
The Lync In-A-Box hardware catalogue brings together tested and qualified phones, gateways, video and USB devices for Microsoft Lync so partners and customers can take advantage of the broad choice, price range and variety of hardware solutions for Lync, in a simpler and more efficient way.
"Our goal is to make Lync easy and more profitable for customers, which is why we are so excited about this collaboration with Microsoft." said Guy Koster, European Director of Product Management and Product Marketing at Westcon Convergence.
"The Convergence Business Unit of Westcon Group offers a wide portfolio of hardware solutions that are fundamental for a Lync deployment, it brings simplicity and agility for partners and customers," said Scott Brown, Senior Director – Worldwide Lync Enterprise Voice at Microsoft.
Weston currently provides this support for the following Lync eco-system partners: Active Communications, Acme Packet, Advatel, AudioCodes, Jabra, NET, Plantronics and Polycom.