British telecom services provider BT has teamed up with Zoom to deliver cloud-based video conferencing solutions as a managed service to BT customers. The partnership makes BT the first telecommunications major to provide managed Zoom solutions.
Zoom’s rise is evident from the meteoric growth in its user base, which surged to 300 million by April 2020. Ryan Azus, Chief Revenue Officer at Zoom, said, “We chose BT as a global managed service partner because it’s a trusted and established leader in the world market with in-depth enterprise voice, video, security, cloud and networking expertise.”
The partnership entails connectivity and service interaction with the BT voice network globally. Connectivity options include the internet, global SIP, PSTN and MPLS, established via secure communication features such as encryption, customer user ID protection, private MPLS connectivity, dedicated network gateways etc. […]