NEC to Showcase Solutions that Empower the Smart Enterprise at Enterprise Connect 2015

Enterprise Connect 2015

IRVING, Texas--()--NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT and communications solutions, today announced with NEC Corporation that it is a Platinum Sponsor at the Enterprise Connect 2015 conference, the leading conference and exposition on enterprise communications and collaboration, taking place at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando. Visit NEC in Booth #1121 during the conference March 16-19.

Echoing the Empowering the Smart Enterprise theme, NEC will be demonstrating solutions that incorporate its considerable expertise and experience in IT and communications technologies. Demonstrations will include: hosted and “SDN Ready” UC&C WebRTC and Contact Center Cloud services; business analytics integrated with other NEC solutions; and ProgrammableFlow® SDN infrastructure integrated with UC. The entire NEC booth set-up, including the demonstrations, will be hosted out of NEC’s Irving, Texas, office, further demonstrating the overall benefits of NEC’s Smart Enterprise solutions as Cloud and service offerings.

Additionally, NEC will be demonstrating a variety of SMART industry-focused solutions, including:

  • Healthcare: NEC’s telecare solution set and a new readmissions tool using a tablet
  • Hospitality: UC-attendant console, including the Hotel Service Optimization System (HotSOS), which enables hotels to automate and track preventive maintenance, service orders and guest requests
  • Education: NEC’s Collaborative Content Management Solution (CCMS), which includes a Cloud-based content management combined with collaboration capabilities to enhance and improve the educational experience for teachers and students
  • Government: Cloud-hosted UC capabilities, designed for the Department of Defense and certified by the Joint Interoperability Test Command

“As communications have evolved to more IT-oriented technology, the shift toward a more natural integration of communications with business objectives and the related IT components is becoming a trend in our industry,” said Shinya Anraku, senior vice president, NEC Corporation of America. “NEC has the customer base and the proven solutions in both IT and communications to offer valuable solutions to our global customers.”

Featured Speakers

Several NEC industry experts will present in conference sessions covering key industry trends and current topics. These sessions include:

Breakout Session: Deskphones: Going, Going, But Never Gone?
Monday, March 16, at 10:15 a.m. Eastern
Featuring NEC’s Andrew Beckmann, Director of Business Development

UC Summit: Reality Check on Progress toward UC
Monday, March 16, at 11 a.m. Eastern
Featuring NEC’s Gary Gordon, Group Leader, Enterprise Solutions Group

UC RFP and Review: Enterprise Communications Platform - Premise vs. Cloud-Based
Monday, March 16, at 2 p.m. Eastern
Featuring NEC’s Jay Krauser, Director UNIVERGE Cloud Services, and Pat Henkle, Director Product Development

EC Summit: Is There a New Model for Enterprise Communications and Collaboration?
Tuesday, March 17, at 9:15 a.m.
Featuring NEC customer Ryan Kingery, CIO, YMCA Louisville

Sponsoring #StayConnected Twitter Contest

NEC also invites Enterprise Connect attendees to participate in NEC’s Twitter contest using hashtag #StayConnected. Simply take a selfie during the conference and Tweet “I #StayConnected with @NEC #EC15” to enter for a chance to win up to $500 in gift cards. Stop by booth 1121 during the show to find out more or go to for contest rules. You must be present in the NEC booth to win.

Booth Drawing for Headsets

Additionally, NEC will be conducting a survey in its booth to gauge attendees’ sources of technology news. Taking the survey will enter you in a drawing for Plantronics® headsets. More details are available in booth 1121 during the show or at

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NEC Corporation of America
Linda Graham, 214-262-3766

Release Summary

NEC is a Platinum Sponsor at the Enterprise Connect 2015 conference in Orlando March 16-19.


NEC Corporation of America
Linda Graham, 214-262-3766