Rochester, NY - March 21, 2019
Allworx Corp., a Windstream company, today introduced the latest generation of software for the award-winning family of Allworx VoIP communication systems designed for Small- and Medium-sized Businesses (SMBs). Supporting Allworx Connect™ servers, Allworx Verge™ VoIP telephones, linked mobile devices and other equipment, these software upgrades provide valuable enhancements and features for their expanding base of customers.
“I am excited about the customer impact of these powerful software releases our Allworx team has delivered. Park to Extension is a unique approach in which the tried-and-true park feature receives a dramatic upgrade by integrating it with modern usability concepts of contacts and notifications,” said David Plakosh, Chief Technical Officer and General Manager at Allworx. “And wait until you hear Reach! The 5.1 releases of Allworx Reach have delivered an amazing convergence of best-in-class audio quality, native platform integration, and business phone features.”
Meet System Software 8.5 — More Users, More Features
The latest version of Allworx system software provides key features which will enhance the workflow of Allworx SMB customers:
- Support for up to 250 users on Allworx Connect 731 Systems and 60 users on Allworx Connect 530/536 servers;
- Park to Extension for parking calls for specific users or groups;
- Secure remote server administration using client (web browser) certificates;
- Spanish and French Canadian character support for user and other displayed names;
- Import/Export of Audit PIN Codes;
- Other miscellaneous enhancements; and
- Minor bug fixes.
Note: System Software Release 8.5 will be the last major release to be supported on Allworx 6x, 6x12 and 48x servers.
Allworx Reach™ extends the rich functionality of the Allworx IP phone to mobile devices. The latest 5.1 releases of Allworx Reach extend the new Park to Extension feature right to your mobile device.
Allworx Interact™ — the ultimate call control dashboard — combines the ease of a PC-based interface with the high voice quality of the Allworx IP phone to boost employee productivity. The latest release 184.108.40.2063 provides an extremely powerful interface for the new Park to Extension feature, as well as enhanced drag-and-drop behavior.
Headquartered in Rochester, N.Y., Allworx is an award-winning maker of VoIP communication systems for SMBs and a wholly owned subsidiary of Windstream. Allworx provides a complete portfolio of VoIP systems, IP phones, network switches and advanced software options to help SMBs create solutions tailored to meet their unique needs. Allworx has deployed more than 60,000 VoIP systems and more than 950,000 IP phones across more than 38,000 business customers to date. Allworx is available to SMBs through a network of 1,000+ independent resellers in the U.S., Canada and Latin America, and also as Windstream IP Simple, a managed monthly subscription service that combines Allworx with VoIP and data services from Windstream.
For more information, please visit www.allworx.com.