Unify, a leading communications software and services firm, and RedSky Technologies, Inc., the leader in E911 solutions, today announced that RedSky’s E911 Manager® with WiFi E911® has successfully completed interoperability verification testing with Unify’s OpenScape® Enterprise version 8 solution.
“We are excited to be officially integrated with Unify’s new feature rich version of their premier IP-based phone system. Unify’s OpenScape Enterprise V8 solution in conjunction with E911 Manager® gives enterprises total protection for their E911 safety needs,” said Kevin Sallmen, Director of Product Management, RedSky. “Customers taking advantage of these systems working together can track their devices using Layer 3 IP ranges along with Layer 2 MAC address mapping to the network switch/port and WiFi access points to provide the utmost in granularity. The solution also includes support for nomadic users who work remotely using Unify’s softphones and RedSky’s MyE911® client.”
E911 Manager® Version 6.4.X includes many new features introduced for cutting-edge E911 protection. Some of these new features include a revamped, easy to use user interface, geo coordinate address submissions, and Active / Active servers for redundancy and scalability.
Unify’s OpenScape Enterprise boasts carrier grade reliability and scalability (up to 100,000 users on a single system). The OpenScape Enterprise portfolio is completely virtualized making it data-center ready for private or public cloud deployments depending on the customer needs.
“Unify is very happy to have reached this milestone with one of the industry’s leading 9-1-1 solution providers,” said Peter Kuerpick, Executive Vice President Product House at Unify. “This benchmark provides Unify customers an even greater benefit when migrating to our OpenScape First Response NG9-1-1 solution, bringing premise-specific addressing and accuracy to the PSAP.”
The verified interoperable solution of Unify’s OpenScape and RedSky E911 Manager® are available now from Unify and RedSky and their networks of channel partners.
RedSky is the leading provider of on-premise and cloud-based E911 solutions with more customers, more technology, and more experience than any other provider. More than a million workers, students, guests and visitors rely on RedSky for E911 protection. RedSky leverages legacy standards as well as the new National Emergency Number Association (NENA) i3 standards for Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) to help organizations provide effective 9-1-1 emergency response, comply with state E911 regulations and meet business requirements for safety, risk management and efficiency. For more information, visit www.redskyE911.com.