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TMCNet:  The Votacall Hosted VoIP Phone Solution's Innate Disaster Recovery Capabilities Allow Real Estate Development Firm National Development to Continue Communications During Hurricane Sandy

[November 08, 2012]

The Votacall Hosted VoIP Phone Solution's Innate Disaster Recovery Capabilities Allow Real Estate Development Firm National Development to Continue Communications During Hurricane Sandy

BOSTON, MA, Nov 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Votacall, a leading Hosted VoIP and Cloud-Based Unified Communications Provider (UC),delivers a VoIP solution with a built in Disaster Recovery plan to National Development, a leading New England-based real estate development and property management firm, allowing for constant communication to tenants during Hurricane Sandy.

National Development was in need of a telecommunications solution for two of their newly acquired properties. The organization required their next communications solution to be a cost effective and flexible technology that could easily and seamlessly transition to alternate locations, provide a robust mobility feature set and deliver a Disaster Recovery plan during emergency situations.

National Development selected the Votacall Hosted VoIP platform to address their communications needs. Designed, implemented and managed by All Business Communications, the Votacall VoIP solution delivered the necessary functionality in a cost effective manner.

As a development and property management company, the tenant experience is critical to the success of the organization and that experience can and will be defined during an emergency. National Development needed a solution that allowed for efficient and effective communication during a disaster scenario that enhanced the tenant experience. The Votacall Hosted VoIP solution was up to the challenge and was put to the test during Hurricane Sandy. "The Votacall Hosted VoIP solution allowed us to have uninterrupted communication with our tenants during the storm," said Greg Gagne, Property Manager. "With a hosted VoIP solution, we were able to create and update a power outage hotline that tenants could access 24x7 to receive critical updates on the status of power in their buildings." A Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity plan is critical to the success of any business and the Votacall business class VoIP offer addresses this major hole within legacy platforms. "Votacall provides these two key properties with Disaster Recovery capabilities we would not otherwise have," said Mark Webb, Director of IT. "The anywhere access and control our end-users gain over the solution is a real advantage both on a daily basis and during an emergency scenario. And because it is a fully managed solution, we always have access to the Votacall Technical Team for ongoing support. As the Director of Information Technology, I view this as one of the real advantages of the Votacall Hosted VoIP solution." Votacall is committed to promoting your organization's presence and continued communications to clients and colleagues during an emergency regardless of the onsite situation or environment. The Votacall Hosted VoIP solution provides a robust feature set which includes all future upgrades as part of the fully managed service.

With Votacall, an organization can start at 5 employees and grow to 5,000 without the capacity and budgetary concerns presented by legacy PBX systems and because it is a Cloud-Based communications platform, moving locations is a painless process. With Votacall VoIP, our end-users receive enterprise functionality and unmatched scalability, providing a solution that truly offers the flexibility to grow, adapt and change.

About National Development National Development is a leading real estate development firm located in Newton, Massachusetts, with commercial and residential properties throughout Massachusetts.

About Votacall Votacall is a leading provider of Hosted VoIP and cloud-based Unified Communications (UC) solutions. Votacall is committed to delivering the latest best in class offerings to our end-users through constant market and product research. Our approach allows our customer base to stay ahead of the technological curve at the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) in the industry. The Votacall Cloud product suite is fully managed and through the delivery of innovative Cloud applications, we aim to enhance the end-user experience. The Votacall tag line states our vision; you must INNOVATE to effectively COMMUNICATE. We base our organization and its daily operations on those two words. The world is changing, technology is changing, organizations are changing, it is of the utmost significance that you partner with a company that respects and embraces change. Think Big, Go Votacall. For more information, visit http://www.votacall.com Contact Information: Andy DeAngelis (781) 693-0604 Email Contact www.votacall.com SOURCE: Votacall http://www2.marketwire.com/mw/emailprcntct id=4050DC61917D2F85 http://www.votacall.com/

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