NEC Announces General Availability of All-New UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT and ENGAGE in Canada

NEC Corporation (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, is announcing the general availability of NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT, a fully integrated and born-in-the-cloud unified communications as a service (UCaaS) solution, and NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® ENGAGE, a contact center as a service (CCaaS) solution for businesses of all sizes, in Canada.

The general availability of the all new UNIVERGE BLUE in Canada represents a significant step in NEC’s rapid global expansion of its cloud-based communication and collaboration services. In less than eight weeks since announcing a global strategic partnership with leading cloud communications provider Intermedia, NEC has successfully launched UNIVERGE BLUE in both Canada and the U.S., and is continuing its plans to roll out globally.

“I am incredibly proud of the speed at which NEC has been able to deliver the new generation of UNIVERGE BLUE in market,” said Ram Menghani, SVP of Product Development for NEC Enterprise Communications Technologies. “At a time where the ability to communicate and work remotely is no longer just a nice to have, we are proud to give our Canadian and U.S. customers and channel partners a clear migration path to the cloud and to provide them with the solutions needed to succeed in today’s business environment.”