Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise delivers hybrid cloud solutions for SMBs

alcatel-lucent-enterpriseALE, operating under the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brand, has unveiled a range of hybrid cloud solutions for SMBs.

Built on the new Alcatel-Lucent OXO Connect R2 communications server, the solution addresses the flexibility SMBs require for the modern workplace.

The new OXO Connect offers a hybrid system creating a future proof investment for cloud services, along with an end-to-end voice, data and Wi-Fi converged system.

The solution will benefit ALE channel partners as it enables them to reach a broader base of customers with increased capacity of up to 300 users, while new tools will provide partners secure remote management of customers’ networks.

The introduction of a simplified quotation and licensing management program has been designed to make IT easier for SMBs, and a simple licensing model will accompany the customers’ update, providing a software assurance guarantee for three years of support, the company said.

The unique telephony licensing allows channel partners to better manage the needs and use of installed configurations.

Alcatel-Lucent Rainbow UC cloud services connect people and systems, creating an integrated and innovative cloud-based collaborative workplace for business users and their business contacts.

Alcatel-Lucent Cloud Connect Agent will provide remote access for channel partners to deliver support and services.

Hospitality markets benefit from the increased capacity of up to 300 guest and administrative phones. Additionally, the new VTech analog phones better serve the needs of 2-3 star hotels.

Enterprise-grade, low cost Wi-Fi is now achievable with the new Alcatel-Lucent OmniAccess WLAN Access Point AP-1101 ewireless LAN technology designed specifically for SMBs.