PARTNERSHIPS

STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

US Signal is a leading IT solutions provider, offering connectivity, cloud hosting, colocation, data protection, and disaster recovery services — all powered by its wholly owned and operated, robust fiber network. US Signal also helps customers optimize their IT resources through the provision of managed and professional services. In fact, it’s one of the largest, fully deployed networks in the Midwest, blanketing Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, Kentucky, and Missouri with over 14,000 miles of lit fiber and metro rings in 23 strategic tier-one, tier-two and tier-three markets.

In 2009, Aryaka saw an opportunity to disrupt the enterprise WAN market, and empower businesses by providing a high-performance WAN solution that’s as simple to deploy and use as the Internet. To this end, they designed the world’s first software-defined WAN. Aryaka’s global SD-WAN provides optimized, software-defined network connectivity and application acceleration to globally distributed enterprises. Aryaka’s services have over 10 million users across more than 4.500 sites.

Designed from the beginning to provide organizations with a unified option for cloud services, Evolve IP enables decision-makers to migrate all or select IT technologies to its award-winning cloud platform. Evolve IP’s combination of security, stability, scalability, and lower total cost of ownership is fundamentally superior to outdated legacy systems and other cloud offerings. Today, over 100,000 customers across the globe depend daily on Evolve IP for cloud services like virtual servers, virtual desktops, disaster recovery, unified communications, contact centers, and more.

Heartland Payment Systems is a Global Payments company. Global Payments Inc. is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Heartland’s technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable them to provide a broad range of products and services that allow their customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world.

TelNet Worldwide, Inc. provides essential enterprise communications products and services, including hosted business applications, network service enablement, data center, cloud infrastructure and contact center services. TelNet’s solutions-focused professionals are the foundation of a trusted partner that is easy to do business with and dedicated to creating value for its customers each and every day.

Comcast Business, a unit of Comcast Cable, provides advanced communication solutions to help organizations of all sizes meet their business objectives. Through a next-generation network that is backed by 24/7 technical support, Comcast delivers Business Internet, Ethernet, TV, a full portfolio of Voice services and Managed Enterprise Solutions for cost-effective, simplified communications management.

8×8, Inc. is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 48,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8×8’s out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and conferencing.

Liquid Web delivers reliable, highly-available, secure and hassle-free hosting fueled by their Heroic Support.® The company empowers its employees to go above and beyond to make life easier for professionals who create the content and commerce on the ever-changing web – so they can focus on the work they love. With over 30,000 customers spanning 150 countries, the company has assembled a world-class team, global data centers and an expert group of 24/7/365 solution engineers.

enPower Technology Solutions is an IT provider, headquartered in Lansing, Michigan. The team has over 25 years of combined experience managing and supporting network systems for businesses of all sizes. It is because of their extensive experience, that they have created a program that meets the complex and ever-changing needs of your business. Their IT Management platforms cover Desktops, Laptops, Servers & Systems, Helpdesk, MDM, and full Implementation Services.

123.Net provides colocation, fiber, fixed wireless, voice and data services to thousands of Michigan businesses, including a dozen Fortune 500 companies through a growing network that incorporates the latest and most reliable, fast and secure technologies.

123.Net built and owns its entire wireless network and now has 56 fixed wireless towers located strategically throughout Michigan. The Company expects to bring several additional fixed wireless sites on-line in the next 12 months.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company that provides local, national and global communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers. Level 3’s comprehensive portfolio of secure, managed solutions includes fiber and infrastructure solutions; IP-based voice and data communications; wide-area Ethernet services; video and content distribution; data center and cloud-based solutions. Level 3 serves customers in more than 500 markets in over 60 countries across their global services platform.

CenturyLink is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.

CallTower exists to enable people to easily connect to transact business communications. Since its inception in 2002, CallTower has become a leading provider of cloud-based, enterprise-class Unified Communications solutions for growing organizations worldwide. CallTower provides, integrates and supports industry-leading, cloud-based, Unified Communications and Collaboration solutions, including Cisco® Unified Communications Manager, Microsoft® Skype for Business, Office 365 and Adobe Connect services for business customers.

West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services. West helps its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of solutions that include unified communications services, safety services, interactive services such as automated notifications, telecom services and specialty agent services. For 30 years, West has provided reliable, high-quality, voice and data services.

RapidScale, a managed cloud services provider, delivers world-class, secure, and reliable cloud computing solutions to companies of all sizes across the globe. Its state-of-the-art managed CloudDesktop platform and market-leading cloud solutions are the reasons why RapidScale is the provider of choice for leading MSOs, VARs, MSPs, Carriers and Master Agents throughout the United States. RapidScale is not only delivering a service but also innovating advanced solutions and applications for the cloud computing space.

ServerCentral provides managed IT infrastructure solutions for leading technology, finance, healthcare, & e-commerce companies. Since 2000 ServerCentral has architected, deployed, managed & scaled mission critical solutions across their global data center footprint -including North America, Europe, and Asia. Whether it’s custom designed & managed infrastructure, private clouds, enterprise clouds, DDoS mitigation, DRaaS, backup as a service, managed network stacks, custom managed networks, real-time remote hands, or simply colocation in one of the eight data centers across the globe.

Everstream is a superregional network service provider bringing fiber-based Ethernet, internet and data center solutions to businesses throughout the Midwest. Fucusing on delivering best-in-class network solutions while providing an unrivaled commitment to customer service. With more than 9,500 miles of fiber across 5 states & comprehensive data center connectivity at 100 Gigabit speed, they provide the fastest network in our service areas. Everstream’s network allows businesses to operate a converged IP network capable of delivering robust voice, video, and data services at speeds from 10 Mbps to 100 Gbps.

Matrix is a premier data center & IT resource company, offering customized solutions for growth, integration & technology for the large and mid-sized business market. Matrix’s solutions allow companies to be strategic with their IT & allow Matrix to take on all the tactical elements.  Matrix has fine-tuned core competencies, best practices & a best-of-breed approach to support customers with a white glove level of service & attention. Services include Fully Outsourced IT, IaaS, DRaaS, DaaS, Help Desk and Mobile Device Management.

Headsets.com was established in 1997 when CEO, Mike Faith couldn’t find a supplier with a decent selection of phone headsets. Today Headsets.com is leading supplier in North America, with over a million customers. Tootsie Rolls in every package they ship. Headsets.com offers a board selection of wired and wireless headsets from Sennheiser, Leitner, Jabra, Plantronics and they also have their own brand of headsets. World-class customer service is a hallmark of the company.

SADA Systems has transformed how organizations work, collaborate, engage, analyze & report to meet key business objectives & thrive in an ever-changing market. As a privately-held global leader in cloud computing solutions & strategic IT services, SADA Systems is a platform-neutral partner of industry-leading cloud providers, Microsoft and Google. Together, delivering expert consultation, cloud migration, custom application development, managed services, as well as user-adoption & training services to our clients worldwide.

Masergy owns & operates the largest independent Software Defined Platform in the world, delivering hybrid networking, managed security & cloud communication solutions to global enterprises. Their patented technology, customizable solutions & unmatched customer experience are why a growing number of leading organizations rely on Masergy to deliver performance beyond expectations. Masergy’s Managed SD-WAN delivers the most advanced SD-WAN feature set on the market.

AT&T serve more than 3.5 million business customers, including nearly all of the Fortune 1000 companies – in all major industries – ranging from the largest global companies to medium and small businesses.  AT&T’s global network connects customers in more than 190 countries and territories, which represent 99 percent of the world’s economy.

Windstream a FORTUNE 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications, including cloud computing and managed services, to businesses nationwide. The company also offers broadband, phone and digital TV services to consumers primarily in rural areas. The company’s corporate headquarters is in Little Rock, Ark.

Mitel is a global market leader in enterprise and mobile communications powering more than two billion business connections, Mitel helps businesses and service providers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers. Our innovation and communications experts serve more than 60 million business users in more than 100 countries.

Cogent is a multinational Tier 1 Internet Service Provider consistently ranked as one of the top five networks in the world. Their primary service offering consists of Internet access and data transport, offered over their award-winning fiber optic, IP data-only network, along with colocation in any of our 52 Internet data centers. Cogent’s network stretches over 198 markets throughout 41 countries in North America, Europe and Asia.

Equinix, Inc. connects the world’s leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 41 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies.  In the United States, Equinix operates data centers in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Seattle, Silicon Valley and Washington D.C.

Five9 is based in San Ramon, California and is an application specialist offering its multitenant Virtual Contact Center (VCC) solution leveraging its own cloud platform. The company has historically focused on the small to midsize contact center market, but is gaining traction in larger accounts. Five9 offers services out of data centers in the U.S. (three), the U.K. and the Netherlands. Five9 began offering CCaaS in 2003.

Frontier Communications Corporation is a leader in providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business Edge™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses.

Sprint’s Global IP Network, a global Tier 1 Internet backbone, provides industry-leading IP/MPLS services. Sprint’s suite of Unified Communications products include seamless integrated mobility solutions and industry-leading Mobility-as-a-Service and Workplace-as-a-Service solutions.  Sprint has invested in providing wireline solutions with features designed to enable networks and applications to operate together seamlessly for optimized business workflow

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. is global provider of bandwidth infrastructure services, including dark fiber, colocation & interconnection, mobile infrastructure, wavelengths, Ethernet, IP services, and SONET. Its 80,000+ route mile network connects locations in and between cities on dense metro and intercity fiber assets. Zayo’s network serves 319 markets in eight countries and 47 states.

First Communications is a leading technology solutions provider offering data networking, voice, and managed services throughout the Midwest. Founded in 1998, First Communications network has grown to include more than 600 on-net wire centers and supports over 35,000 customers. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio and a 24 x 7 x 365. First Communications is dedicated to pairing effective customer communications with next generation technology.

Verizon is a global leader delivering innovative communications and technology solutions that improve the way our customers live, work and play. For more than 100 years, Verizon has been at the center of the communications revolution. Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.

Since 2003, RingCentral has been transforming how companies communicate and collaborate. Breaking down the barriers created by traditional on-premise PBX hardware, our cloud-based communication and collaboration platform offers a comprehensive set of capabilities that unify voice, business messaging, team collaboration, video conferencing, and online meetings. Multiple state-of-the-art data centers located in the US, Europe, and Singapore

WOW! is one of the nation’s leading broadband providers, serving residential, business and wholesale customers in Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Kansas, Maryland and the Southeast. With an expansive portfolio of advanced services including high-speed Internet, data, voice, cloud and cable television services, the company is dedicated to delighting customers with friendly, quality service at affordable prices.

IntelePeer is a leading provider of on-demand, cloud-based business communication solutions. Delivering high-quality HD voice, messaging and contact center solutions for enterprises and contact centers, IntelePeer’s SIP services and Atmosphere® platform provide an unprecedented level of simplicity, analytics, savings and control.

Fusion delivers a comprehensive suite of innovative, yet proven cloud solutions to businesses of all sizes. Their advanced, high availability service platform enables the integration of leading edge solutions in the cloud, including cloud communications, cloud connectivity, cloud computing and additional cloud services such as storage and security. Fusion’s cloud solutions reduce their customers’ cost of ownership, and deliver new levels of security, flexibility, scalability and speed of deployment.

Founded in 1996, MegaPath is a cloud communications and connectivity company that empowers businesses to easily and securely communicate between their headquarters, employees and business partners. Offering a comprehensive portfolio of Business Voice, Unified Communications, Cloud IT, Business Internet, Private Networking, and Security services that increase productivity and customer satisfaction, while lowering costs.

Hibernia Networks is dedicated to providing best-in-class network connectivity and content solutions for today’s networked world. They own and operate a global network serving more than 100 markets and spanning 25 countries. Serving a variety of industry segments, including financial markets, web-centric, media and entertainment, and telecom service providers, Hibernia Networks provides customers with unparalleled support, flexibility and service.

ACC is a 100% agent sales driven marketing division within AT&T, offering AT&T’s network at a more competitive price for small to mid-size businesses. They offer voice, private line, AT&T Prime Local Products, Frame Relay, Internet, and MPLS. Their hot product Dedicated Internet Access, includes the port, access, and router all for a single MRC.

As America’s Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. is redefining the way consumers & businesses buy wireless services through leading product & service innovation. The Company’s advanced nationwide 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality & value.

inContact is the cloud contact center software leader, with the most complete, easiest and most reliable solution to help organizations achieve their customer experience goals. Recognized as a market leader by Gartner, IDC, Frost & Sullivan, Ovum and DMG, inContact continuously innovates in the cloud and is the only provider to offer a complete solution that includes the customer interaction cloud, an expert service model and the broadest partner ecosystem.

Granite provides one-stop solutions for voice, data, Internet, wireless, video and secure network options throughout the United States and Canada. Granite understands that no two businesses are run the same way, and will create a flexible communications solution tailored to each customer’s needs today and in the future. Granite’s scalability allows your business to grow with imminent demand.