Agito Networks, Inc., the company delivering new technology in enterprise mobility, today announced that one of its enterprise fixed mobile convergence (eFMC) customers has been selected to present at the Mobile Enterprise Executive Summit 2008 conference, to be held Nov. 5 – 7 in Orlando, Fla.
Patrick Tisdale, CIO of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP, will present “Fixed Mobile Convergence – Facilitating Firm-to-Client Accessibility” at the event on Nov. 6. Further information about the conference, themed “Mobile Business Strategies: The Challenges, The Realities” this year, can be found online.
“We are pleased to have Mr. Tisdale on the agenda, to present his experiences, benefits he sees, and lessons learned in working with FMC products to address the accessibility needs of his very mobile workforce,” said Dorene Van Houten, publisher of Mobile Enterprise magazine. “FMC is of prime interest for enterprises, not only to enable their ever-growing mobile workforces but to cut costs as well. We expect this session to be one of the highlights of the event.”
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, a Washington, D.C.-based law firm, sees FMC as a way to increase the accessibility and productivity of its highly mobile group of more than 1,200 lawyers. With Agito Networks, users remain connected and productive with all their deskphone and PBX capabilities delivered to them wherever they are, on one device. Using a Cisco Call Manager PBX and Nokia N95 dual-mode phones, Tisdale has also improved his users’ voice coverage in facilities with limited cellular coverage, leveraging the law firm’s Cisco wireless LAN.
Agito Networks’ enterprise mobility solution – the RoamAnywhere Mobility Router – is the industry’s most powerful eFMC product, purpose built for enterprises to help them increase mobile worker productivity while reducing cellular costs. Agito Networks uniquely fuses WiFi, cellular, IP telephony, and location information, improving the accessibility and responsiveness of mobile workers, while drastically reducing mobile costs. RoamAnywhere uses the industry’s most complete set of proactive, location- and policy-based metrics, in addition to simplistic reactive metrics, to deliver fast and automatic, sub-100ms handover of mobile voice between WLAN and cellular networks. It is uniquely architected for the enterprise with high availability, resiliency, security, and scalability capabilities to meet enterprises’ complex voice requirements, while natively integrating into directory stores and the broadest set of IP-PBXs and handheld devices.
About the Mobile Enterprise Executive Summit 2008
With the theme of “Mobile Business Strategies: The Challenges, The Realities,” Mobile Enterprise Magazine has designed the Mobile Enterprise Executive Summit to offer executives, directors and managers the opportunity to learn about the strategic benefits of mobile technology and how a mobile implementation can improve their businesses. This exclusive event is open only to enterprise end users and industry analysts, and features a roster of dynamic sessions led by industry visionaries. Highlights of the Mobile Enterprise Executive Summit include mobile technology and the multi-generational workforce, mobile fraud and security, fixed mobile convergence, and mobile device lifecycle management and total cost of ownership.
About Mobile Enterprise Magazine
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About Agito Networks
Agito Networks (agitonetworks.com) is the award-winning technology leader in enterprise mobility. Its product, the RoamAnywhere Mobility Router, is an innovative enterprise fixed mobile convergence (eFMC) platform enabling enterprises to extend voice and Unified Communications to cell phones. RoamAnywhere is the first and only network appliance that fuses enterprise wireless LANs, carrier cellular networks, IP telephony and location technology to mobilize voice and data applications, while remaining agnostic to customers’ choices of carrier and equipment vendors. Agito enables low-cost in-building voice coverage, reduced cellular costs, improved enterprise visibility and control over cellular usage, and better accessibility and responsiveness for mobile workers. A Red Herring 100 winner, Agito was named a Coolest Emerging Technology Vendor for 2008 by CRN. RoamAnywhere has received numerous industry awards, including earning CTIA Emerging Technology and eWEEK Excellence awards, and receiving Product of the Year honors from Unified Communications and Internet Telephony magazines. CTO Timothy Olson was also named one of the Best CTOs of 2008 by InfoWorld. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., the company is venture backed by Battery Ventures, Castile Ventures and ITX International.
Agito Networks and RoamAnywhere are trademarks of Agito Networks, Inc.