PARIS, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- THECALLR, which specializes in cloud-based voice marketing services, has chosen Verizon's enterprise cloud to support the company's aggressive growth strategy. Verizon's cloud solution offers the security, flexibility and scalability THECALLR needs to expand its business around the globe.
Based in Paris and New York, THECALLR's call-tracking and marketing-automation services are targeted at companies that use voice services as a channel to market, for example, those in the banking, retail and debt recovery sectors. THECALLR had historically co-located its IT infrastructure at third-party data centers in Paris. However, given the company's rapid growth, this model was proving inflexible, as well as costly and complex to maintain. THECALLR therefore decided to take a new approach. Already a Verizon customer for networking services to support the THECALLR's call-routing solutions, the company looked to Verizon's private enterprise cloud as the platform for the future growth it required.
"As a cloud services company, we truly believe in the power and potential it can offer for our business," said Taoufik Zagdoud, CEO and co-founder of THECALLR. "Verizon's solution gave us exactly what we were looking for – speed and ease in setup, no onsite hardware to order or install, easily scalable capacity, and a trusted and expert team. As we expand across the world, we expect at least 70 percent of our services to be hosted in the cloud – and only Verizon's cloud offered the geographic scope we felt we needed. With Verizon managing our cloud, we are free to focus on developing our business."
Karine Calvet, area vice president of Verizon France, said: "For THECALLR to be able to successfully expand its global footprint, it needs the ability to increase or decrease infrastructure capacity at will. Verizon's enterprise cloud is a great business option, as it offers tremendous flexibility in a secure environment."Verizon Enterprise Solutions creates global connections that generate growth, drive business innovation and move society forward. With industry-specific solutions and a full range of global wholesale products and services offered over the company's secure mobility, cloud, strategic networking and advanced communications platforms, Verizon Enterprise Solutions helps open new opportunities around the world for innovation, investment and business transformation. Visit verizonenterprise.com to learn more. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), headquartered in New York, is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers. Verizon Wireless operates America's most reliable wireless network, with more than 101 million retail connections nationwide. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America's most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers integrated business solutions to customers in more than 150 countries. A Dow 30 company with nearly $116 billion in 2012 revenues, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of 178,300. For more information, visit www.verizon.com . Verizon Enterprise Solutions Online News Center: News releases, blog posts, media contacts and other information are available in Verizon Enterprise Solutions' online News Center at http://www.verizonenterprise.com/about/news. News from Verizon Enterprise Solutions is also available through an RSS feed at http://www.verizonenterprise.com/rss-options/.