ESTOS ECSTA middleware linked first snom SIP phones with modern unified communications solutions for businesses of Starnberg, 02 March 2009 ESTOS, leading provider of unified communications software for the first time presents a professional middleware for the snom devices. In the future, so the snom SIP phones in the enterprise can be used with Microsoft TAPI-enabled applications (E.g., computer telephony integration, call center, CRM and ERP solutions). In addition to a single-user solution a network solution is for the first time and as an absolute world innovation ready. The new product is also independent of any connection to the telephone system. ESTOS and snom technology present the new software for the first time at CeBIT.
The new ESTOS middleware implements the snom CTI interface protocol in the Microsoft TAPI standard. This can be linked from immediately TAPI-enabled applications with snom devices: the monitoring and control of snom device functions such as call begin, questions, brokering, or Call forwarding this via the Windows PC. ESTOS ECSTA is compatible for snom with 32 – bit and 64-bit operating systems. The product is available as single and also as a network solution. The network version is designed for use in medium-sized and larger enterprises and allows for real, so called 3rd party remote call control for the snom SIP phones. The professional integration of unified communications solutions with snom phones is possible thanks to 3rd party support. A completely new technology concept ensures the complete independence of ESTOS the inserted PABX or SIP-provider middleware. This creates a wide range of ESTOS product.
The single-user version in combination with Office productivity solution ESTOS ProCall one is recommended for use in a small office environment, and on the Einzelpatz. The new middleware welcomed Oliver Wittig, VP Sales EMEA snom: with the development of new TAPI driver for our snom devices, a real coup succeeded the ESTOS. In particular convinced the 3rd party support, which allows the use of unified communications solutions and other focused in large corporate structures. This opens up the future more new market segments.” The middleware ESTOS ECSTA for snom is available April 2009 for the snom 8XX series and 3XX version 7.3.4 end devices. The price is EUR 529,00 (5 licenses, including VAT) for the network solution. When purchasing a ESTOS ProCall one ECSTA supplied free of charge for snom. The software is available through qualified dealers and specialist system integrators. On the occasion of the CeBIT 2009, ESTOS demonstrated the new software in combination with unified communications applications in Hall 13 at stand A74. An integration of Microsoft Office Communications Server R2 with ESTOS middleware and the snom devices is also shared with the system integrator Crealogix at the snom booth in Hall 13, stand C42 presents. About ESTOS since 1997, develops and distributes the ESTOS GmbH innovative standard software and is now a leading provider of unified communications products. The CTI – and SIP-based solutions are used to optimize the workflow in communication-intense areas of business. Numerous strategic technology and sales partners in Europe and has today more than 200,000 customers benefit from the know-how of ESTOS. The independent producer is a Microsoft Gold Certified partner and has its headquarters in Starnberg near Munich. More information under press contact ESTOS GmbH Hille Vogel of Inc. str. 3a 82319 Starnberg Tel.: + 49 8151 368 56 132 email:.