cloud-based, "Office-in-the-cloud" business IT & communications
suite, iAreaOffice, has been selected by TMC as a recipient of
the 2013 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award, presented by
INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.
trend towards the cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS)
continues with worldwide spending on public IT cloud services
projected to be more than $40 billion this year alone,
according to International Data Corporation (IDC). That is
expected to approach $100 billion in 2016, with a compound
annual growth rate (CAGR) of 26.4 percent--five times that of
the IT industry overall. And by the end of the decade, IDC
expects at least 80 percent of the industry's growth, and the
highest-value leverage of IT by enterprises and small- and
medium-sized businesses (SMBs), will be driven by cloud
VARs, a solution like iAreaOffice can be a critical addition
to their portfolio," said James deCrescenzo, CEO, iAreaNet.
"SMBs and enterprises alike are implementing cloud-based
delivery models for software as they look to reduce costs and
bolster functionality–indeed, many have a mandate to do so.
VARs can combine iAreaOffice with traditional IT services like
LAN installation and security implementations, for a holistic
solution to meeting market demand and gaining more share of
wallet inside the small/medium enterprise or SMB."
provides businesses, VARs and agents with a solution that
leverages the benefits of the cloud service delivery model to
deliver a best-in-class IT communications portfolio that can
be combined with data and mobile connectivity. The secure
"office-in-the-cloud" suite includes the latest version of
Microsoft Office, which includes Word, Excel, Outlook and
PowerPoint, and can integrate other software to be delivered
as a service, such as QuickBooks, Saga, Amicus, Fireworks or
Dreamweaver. iAreaNet's programmers can also develop and
deliver CRM and custom applications, all hosted on iAreaNet's
IT staff and VARs, iAreaOffice also provides extras like
Archive on Demand, which backs up and restores every file via
the cloud. Also, iAreaNet automatically updates and upgrades
to the latest version of a business' software portfolio,
eliminating the costly administrative task of ongoing
maintenance and user standardization. Businesses gain more
control over their communications, mitigating IT headaches
like out-of-policy downloads and software patching.
is a critical event for the IT and communications industry,
and we are looking forward to advancing our role as a thought
leader in the cloud communications space," said Andrew
Campbell, Managing Partner, iAreaNet. "There is a sea change
happening in IP communications that really brings to fruition
the promise of all-IP services and virtualization. iAreaNet is
proud to be at the forefront of developing and clarifying the
opportunity for business, VARs and Agents."
"The editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY were pleased to grant
iAreaNet with an INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award for its
innovation in IP communications. iAreaOffice 5..0 has demonstrated
outstanding quality and delivered exceptional solutions for
its customers," said Erik Linask, Group Editorial Director of
2013 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award winners are published
in the September 2012 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine, www.itmag.com.
has been recognized with a 2013 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence
Award for proving its dedication and excellence in advancing
IP communications," stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.
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17 years, iAreaNet has been helping small businesses
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