Tuesday, February 5, 2013

AT&T Signs Telepresence Deals with Tata Comm and T-Systems

AT&T signed new global telepresence interconnection agreements with T-Systems and Tata Communications.

AT&T also announced that its telepresence solution is one of the first Open Visual Communications Consortium (OVCC) compliant services, offering customers multi-vendor video collaboration across a range of service providers.  In addition, AT&T has expanded its offering with BT and Orange Business Services through the OVCC’s first wave of compliant video services, creating a larger ecosystem for users to collaborate through video.

"As a leader in pervasive video collaboration, we are committed to providing global interoperability across service providers and endpoints,” said Alan Benway, Executive Director of AT&T Business Solutions. “These agreements demonstrate our progress in providing customers with increased opportunities to improve how they work with suppliers and business partners through global video collaboration."