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Level 3 brings in Amazon Chime for unified comms

Level 3 Communications has unveiled a new single vendor-managed unified comms offering using Amazon’s Chime solution.

The Amazon Chime delivered by Level 3 offering runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS), with added customer support which is provided by Level 3.

Amazon Chime is a communications service platform built to transform the way online meetings are structured, using a secure application.

The service has been built for businesses embracing digital transformation, while providing a solution that will offer easier access for meetings.

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Instead of the traditional platforms used by businesses, this service offers a cloud-based platform that can be synchronised across employee devices.

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Amazon ChimeThis enables an easier structure to create meetings, while providing different tools that can be merged into one video, voice, chat and screen-sharing tool.

It is also delivered with a pay-as-you-go tool, removing the need for long-term commitments or upfront capital investments.

Cindy Whelan, Principal Analyst of Global IT managed and hosted services, GlobalData said: “Despite advances in conferencing technology, all too often online meetings are delayed by common pitfalls like call access coordinates and distractions from background noise.

“Amazon Chime delivered by Level 3 gives Level 3’s enterprise customers a new option for collaboration services, with one click to join meetings and noise cancelling audio that can add up to more productive meeting time.”

Level 3’s new solution is available for customers across North America and EMEA, providing them with training and necessary implementation services they may require during adoption.

Carlin Wiegner, GM of Amazon Chime, Amazon Web Services said: “AWS and Level 3 have a solid trach record of working together to provide solutions to businesses. Our customers have told us that Amazon Chime takes the frustration out of meetings, with a single tool that helps ensure meetings start on time and gives employees high quality meetings with video, voice and chat.

“As an advanced partner in the AWS Partner Network, Level 3 is well suited to participate with us to deliver Amazon Chime.”
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