Mitel vs NEC

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Mitel
Based on 17 reviews.
NEC
Based on 2 reviews.
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Overview
Mitel Networks is a high-tech company providing unified communications solutions for business. The company previously produced TDM PBX systems and applications but after a change in ownership in 2001 now focuses almost entirely on Voice-over-IP products. Mitel is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, with offices, partners and resellers worldwide. Michael Cowpland and Terry Matthews founded Mitel in 1972. Conventionally, its name is regarded as a combination of the founders' first names and their first product - MIke and TErry's Lawnmowers. Cowpland is quoted as stating that it stands for MIke and Terry's Electronics, whereas Matthews confirmed the lawnmower acronym during an interview on BBC Radio 4's "The Bottom Line" in May 2011.NEC Corporation is a Japanese multinational provider of information technology services and products, with its headquarters in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. NEC provides information technology and network solutions to business enterprises, communications services providers and to government agencies. The company was known as the Nippon Electric Company, Limited, before rebranding in 1983 as just NEC. Its NEC Semiconductors business unit was one of the worldwide top 20 semiconductor sales leaders before merging it with Renesas Electronics. NEC is a member of the Sumitomo Group.
Sample Customers
Aastra Solidus eCare: Viking Line, Carlsberg Breweries
Mitel Contact Center Solutions: Centrinex, eNerds, Food for the Poor, Aerial Capital Group, The City of Charles Sturt, Subaru Canada, Canary Wharf, Niko Group, London Borough of Enfield, MedQuist, Iconstruye, Twente Region, Hand Picked Hotels, East Midlands Ambulance Service, HotelBeds
ShoreTel Sky: Abacus Service Corporation, AIPAC, Airlie Womens Clinic, All Erection Crane And Rental Corporation, Aquent, Aspire, Bonobos, Brooklyn Brewery, Cable Scope, Caduceus
Aastra 5000: AIPA SpA
Aastra Clearspan: Tessie Cleveland Community Services Corporation
Mitel Communications Director: Banfield Pet Hospital, Carlsberg Breweries
Mitel Application Suite: Carlsberg Breweries, Hyatt Hotels, Louvre-Lens, Firmdale Hotels, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, Banfield Pet Hospital
Aastra MX-One: UFRGS, Viking Line, Turku University Hospital, Aerial Capital Group
Aastra Mobile Client and Controller: Exclusive Cars, ONG&ONG, Six Payment Services, Mark Barnes & Associates, TriCorp Federal Credit Union
ShoreTel Mobility: ZK Research
NEC UNIVERGE Sphericall: The Peninsula Shanghai, Voorhees College, Keller Williams Realty, Curve
NEC UNIVERGE UC&C Contact Center: Nippon Express, Virtua Healthcare System, Ministry of Education Province of San Juan Argentina, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, Minaminihon Information Processing Center, Tift Regional Medical Center, TORO National Support Network
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Top Industries
Comms Service Provider
31%
Computer Software Company
16%
Government
9%
Energy/Utilities Company
7%
Comms Service Provider
32%
Computer Software Company
19%
Government
9%
Manufacturing Company
8%
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