CallTower: Designing Hosted Enterprise-class Unified Communications Solutions

William Rubio, Chief Revenue Officer
The current networking landscape is resonated with myriad of communication tools that continues to grow across telephony, conferencing, messaging, and social platforms. Organizations in the networking industry are making strenuous efforts to cater the needs of their end-users, who demand to get access of their resources from any location and device. CallTower, an UT-based company tackles these challenges by offering best-of-breed web-based platform/portal, “CallTower Connect” for administrators and users. “With many businesses developing a cloud first mentality, providers like CallTower offer value differentiated services to increase addressable market, improve relevance, and enhance monetization opportunities,” begins Bret L. Eng¬land, President and CEO of CallTower.

CallTower Connect is a powerful tool within an easy to use application. With a few clicks individual users can customize many phone features such as: call or email directly from the corporate directory, forward any extension to an outside number, add or edit speed dials, manage multiples Microsoft settings, and manage mobility. Administrators can manage a number of functions across numerous company locations, add or delete users and devices, assign phone numbers from available inventory of numbers within a few minutes. The CallTower Complete 2013 for Lync, now Skype for Business, provides clients with an efficient and secure way to connect with contacts in real time.

In addition, William Rubio, Chief Revenue Officer at CallTower explains that the defining characteristics of the emergence UC features is the growing mobile workforce demands. UC providers need to accommodate to those enterprise mobile requirements. “At CallTower we offer a wide range of best-of-breed hosted communication services that includes, Hosted Microsoft Products: Skype for Business with Voice Communication Suite of Products, Office 365, and Hosted Exchange. Also, Hosted Cisco Products such as Cisco Unified Communication Suite, Cisco CallManager (currently 10.5) and Cisco CallManager with Integrated Microsoft Unified Messaging now Skype for Business,” opines Rubio.

CallTower Connect has the ability to integrate different platforms/services by using a robust user-friendly web based portal. The solution provides a rollup aggregation of the existing and future platform/services.
“CallTower Connect also provides the ability to pull call detail information, reporting metrics, service and implementation items inventory updates and other administration related functions,” says Rubio.


We enhance our clients’ strategic and business operational capabilities by integrating business phone service, mobile applications and email hosting into one reliable platform


For enabling Private Branch Xchange (PBX) replacement solution, CallTower offers a unique voice-enabled Skype for Business. With Microsoft’s approved multi-tenant platform, this architecture provides a cost-effective vehicle for customers to enjoy the benefits without premise based equipment costs. This solution helps customers to obtain a competitive advantage through additional benefits, such as faster implementation, no fixed hardware costs, zero maintenance costs, 24/7/365 live support, and software upgrades at no additional costs.

Additionally, CallTower has integrated the Cisco CallManager 10.5 platform with the Microsoft environment.

CallTower has leveraged its extensive industry experience to help many notable clients across the globe. For an instance, a client outgrew their current PBX and vendor as they opened new offices in different states. The customer tried to comply with the business continuity requirements placed upon them by their customers. CallTower deployed voice services to approximately 215 users across four office locations. “We leverage the customer’s existing dedicated Internet service to connect to CallTower's Data Centers,” says England. The customer also experience productivity gains by leveraging the collaboration built into Microsoft Voice enabled Lync.

Going forward, CallTower will continue to stay ahead of the competition by providing innovative, state of the art solutions that will be unrivaled in the industry.

Company
CallTower

Headquarters
South Jordan, UT

Management
William Rubio, Chief Revenue Officer and Bret L. England President & CEO

Description
An enhanced provider of hosted enterprise-class Unified Communications solutions for growing organizations nationwide.