Elder Construction has replaced its legacy phone system with Comcast’s Business VoiceEdge, a cloud-based, unified communications service that provides a consistent telephone experience across both offices and innovative features that help boost productivity, such as a mobile app and voicemails that can be emailed to a user. The company is also using Comcast Business Internet connections at up to 50 Mbps at their two offices for communicating with customers, accessing the Internet and reaching the company’s data and applications at a remote data center.“While many companies understand the need to expand operations in order to foster continued growth and tap into business opportunities present in other markets, many underestimate the growing pains associated with expansion and the changes that need to be made in order to remain successful,” said Shawn Adamson, regional vice president for Comcast Business. “By moving their network to the cloud and adopting a cloud-based unified communications system, Elder Construction is not only able to maintain efficiency between employees in both offices, but also to present a single, unified entity with which existing clients and prospective customers can interact. Moreover, the fact that our services are highly scalable provides room for the company to grow and expand even further.” Comcast Business conducted a LinkedIn poll regarding Unified Communications (UC) earlier this year, and from the responses of 633 professionals, 32 percent considered mobility features to be the most important feature when evaluating a UC voice solution, while 26 percent focused on ease of call management. Another 17 percent see Business voice continuity as being most important, while 22 percent were more concerned with scalability. About Elder Construction Founded in 1994, Elder Construction is a family-owned, local commercial General Contracting company specializing in Construction Management, Design/Build, General Contracting, and Pre-construction services. The firm’s areas of expertise span from Healthcare, Office and Tenant Improvement, as well as Government, Retail, Hospitality, Entertainment, Education, Worship and residential projects. At Elder Construction, Building Green and Sustainability are core competencies, as they look to maximize the use of sustainable products and materials, energy efficient lighting and well-insulated building envelopes for total energy conservation. In 2009, Elder Construction opened an office in Windsor, Colorado to better serve the Rocky Mountain Front Range.
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