Arkadin and Pexip Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver More Efficient and Productive Virtual Meetings
Fills Gap in Market for Greater Connectivity Between Collaboration Technologies
July 12, 2016

ATLANTA, GA and OSLO, NORWAY - Arkadin, an NTT Communications company and one of the world's largest and fastest growing providers of cloud-hosted Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) solutions, and Pexip, a leading innovator in scalable, distributed collaboration software, today announced a strategic partnership that will enable Arkadin's customers to enjoy more engaging and successful meeting experiences.

Pexip's award-winning Infinity meeting platform seamlessly ties together enterprise communication tools such as Microsoft® Skype for Business, audio and web conferencing and legacy video conferencing solutions, providing customers with simpler deployments and unmatched simplicity, flexibility and scalability. As a result of the strategic partnership, Arkadin's customers will achieve greater workplace efficiencies that will lead to cost savings and a higher return on their UC&C investments.

"We are extremely pleased to announce this strategic partnership with Arkadin, considered by most to be the worldwide leader in cloud-hosted UC&C solutions." -Åsmund O. Fodstad, Pexip CEO

"We are extremely pleased to announce this strategic partnership with Arkadin, considered by most to be the worldwide leader in cloud-hosted UC&C solutions," said Åsmund O. Fodstad, Pexip CEO. "Our Infinity platform is developed with the enterprise in mind -- large organizations that demand predictability, large scale, and interoperability between their existing collaboration platforms and the new wave of UC solutions. Arkadin is the perfect partner to provide this to the world's leading enterprises."

"The combination of Pexip's innovative platform with Arkadin's sophisticated global UC&C architecture and global support capabilities, raises the bar giving customers the highest quality meeting experience available anywhere today." -Thomas Valantin, Arkadin CCO

"Seamless interoperability between collaboration technologies is what customers want," says Thomas Valantin, Arkadin's Chief Commercial Officer. "The combination of Pexip's innovative platform with Arkadin's sophisticated global UC&C architecture and global support capabilities, raises the bar giving customers the highest quality meeting experience available anywhere today."

About Arkadin

Arkadin is one of the largest and fastest growing Unified Communications and Collaboration Service Providers in the world. Our collection of market-leading audio/web/video conferencing and Unified Communications solutions enables enjoyable collaboration experiences that are essential to success in a digitally connected global workplace. As an NTT Communications company, our services are delivered in the cloud and backed by a cutting-edge infrastructure for premium service quality. Over 50,000 customers spanning the largest global enterprises to small businesses are supported locally in 19 languages through our network of 56 operations centers in 33 countries. For more information: http://www.arkadin.com.

About NTT Communications Corporation

NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT) environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company's worldwide infrastructure, including leading global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching 196 countries/regions, and 130 secure data centers. NTT Communications' solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.