Featured Articles from IP Phones

Skype for Business Security Strengthened with Armour Mobile

February 24, 2017



Technology is serving to make the world two things: smaller and mobile. Firms far and wide, small and large are not just transitioning to IP communications, but mobile IP solutions to ensure business can take place anywhere, anytime. In addition to the mobile movement, innovation in video conferencing and its sibling technologies is making the world a much smaller space, offering face-to-face interactions from Tokyo to New York at the push of button.

The ability to communicate is phenomenal, however the ability to communicate securely is paramount, and this week Armour Communications announced a successful integration with Skype (News - Alert) for Business to provide completely secure communications for end users.

Armour Mobile is utilizing standard Cisco (News - Alert) SIP-based technology to integrate with the highly popular collaboration platform, and provide team members with the ability to communicate over video or audio in a secure fashion. Armour mobile is allowing businesses to take advantage of the cost savings by leveraging VoIP, and protecting an organization’s precious data by linking calls to a Cisco Meeting Server via the Armour Connect Gateway (News - Alert).

David Holman, a director at Armour Communications commented, “Armour Mobile is the first fully secure mobile communications platform to provide integration with a unified communications service, including conferencing. Skype for Business is a popular choice with customers and we are now able to extend its use by offering Armour Mobile users integration with the service wherever they are in the world. This enables our customers to participate in secure audio and video conferencing and call Skype for Business users from their Armour Mobile app.” 

Deployment is as simple as downloading and activating the app; literally placing users minutes away from secured collaboration.

As Skype for Business continues to build momentum, so too is its list of partners. It’s important to remember that supplying a communications service is one thing, but without the proper IP phones or security the communications experience can be tainted.

So while the world continues to shrink, security must remain front of mind – well played, Armour.




Edited by Alicia Young
Article comments powered by Disqus

Popular Articles

Yealink Becomes Platinum Sponsor for ITEXPO 2016
It's a new year likely to be filled with new and exciting innovations for the information and communications technology space. Fortunately, ITEXPO Florida is running from January 25 to 28 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, providing a complete look at the latest technology and trends in areas including the cloud, VoIP, WebRTC, unified communications (UC) and more.

FreeSWITCH Finds Compatibility in Yealink
At the heart of every deal, every transaction, every successful business - is communication. Having the proper tools in place to support collaboration between colleagues and customers is key. From an IP phone to telephony platform, an exceptional communications solution is integral to a company’s success today and into the future.

Yealink Promises Portfolio Fit for Office 365
Enterprise communication and collaboration is mission critical to success. And, in the ever-innovating space of communications it is vital to ensure the proper tools are in the place to meet a firm's needs. To that end, in recent months we’ve seen Microsoft go through a transformation, and it is clear industry leading IP phones and unified communications solution provider Yealink (News - Alert) will be around to enjoy the ride.


Yealink Awards

YealinkYealinkYealink

Contact

Yealink Network Technology Co., Ltd.
Website: www.yealink.com
Wiki: support.yealink.com
Tel: 86-592-570-2000
Email:
sales@yealink.com
| support@yealink.com

Yealink Real-time Technical Support Service:
Email: support.usa@yealink.com
Tel: 877-387-2624 (toll free)
Time: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to
6:30 p.m., EDT.