Sonus Networks and Westcon Group to Make Enablement andSecurity of Real-Time Communications Easily Accessible to U.S. Government Agencies Can Now Procure Sonus’ Session Border Controller Portfolio at Pre-Negotiated Terms via Westcon Group GSA Program
For Immediate Release: November 17, 2014 Key Takeaways:
The entire Sonus Session Border Controller (SBC) portfolio is available for the first time to U.S. government agencies through the General Services Administration (GSA) IT Schedule 70 program.
The agreement between Sonus and Westcon Group will allow U.S. government agencies to expedite the procurement of Sonus SBCs at pre-negotiated pricing and terms.
WESTFORD, Mass. – Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONS), a global leader in enabling and securing real-time communications and Westcon Group - the value-added distributor of security, Unified Communications, network infrastructure and data center solutions - today announced that Sonus’ complete line of Session Border Controllers (SBCs) is now available to U.S. government customers via the distributor’s General Services Administration (GSA) program. The reseller agreement marks the first time Sonus SBCs are available to both civilian and Department of Defense (DoD) agencies through the GSA’s IT Schedule 70 − the most widely used acquisition vehicle in the U.S. federal government.