The intelligent cloud communication provider Ribbon Communications has completed the acquisition of ECI Telecom Group Ltd. (ECI), a global provider of end-to-end packet-optical transport and SDN/NFV solutions for service providers, enterprises, and data center operators.
The transaction strengthens Ribbon’s strategy of expanding into the service provider 5G data domain with bundled network analytics, intelligence and security offerings. The merger of Ribbon and ECI Telecom Group creates a leading communications software and networking company with a comprehensive portfolio of advanced voice, security, data and optical networking solutions.
The major collaborations by Ribbon Communications are mentioned below:
December 2019: Ribbon Communications announced that it has expanded its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enable simplified forwarding of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) audio streams to Amazon Chime Voice Connector by using Session Initiation Protocol-based Media Recording (SIPREC).
October 2019: Ribbon Communications announced collaboration with Bandwidth Inc., a software company focused on communications for the enterprise, to provide real-time emergency 911 (E911) support for Microsoft Teams Dynamic Emergency Calling for Direct Routing users.
April 2019: Ribbon Communications Inc. announced that it is extending its partnership with Neustar, a leading global information services provider and the exclusive host of the ATIS Robocalling Testbed, to deliver a comprehensive solution designed to combat robocalling and call spoofing
About Ribbon Communications
Massachusetts based Ribbon Communications is a leading real time communications security and software solutions provider. The company transforms fixed, mobile and enterprise networks from legacy environments to secure IP and cloud-based architectures, enabling highly productive communications for consumers and businesses across the world. The company has operations in more than 25 countries and on the six continents of the world. Ribbon’s Kandy Cloud real-time communications software platform provides advanced and embedded CPaaS and UCaaS capabilities enabling service providers to rapidly create and deploy high-value communications services.