Loughborough, UK, 26th September, 2007 - NEC today announces it has been named as worldwide leader in the enterprise telephony equipment market according to the latest Gartner report. The company has been ranked number one for global telephony extension line shipments for the second year running.
The Gartner “Market Share: Enterprise Telephony Equipment, Worldwide, 2006” Report identifies NEC as having a leading 12 percent market share. The company's enterprise telephony shipments have grown by 11 percent over 2005 alone, increasing to over 7 million in total.
“The results of the Gartner report highlight NEC Infrontia's success and ongoing commitment to offering high-quality traditional and IP-based telephony solutions to suit all of our customers' needs,” says Doug Lawes, managing director, NEC Infrontia.“ To add future growth and remain market leader, NEC Infrontia will target vertical markets and continue to strengthen its dealer network.”
About NEC Infrontia
NEC Infrontia, a subsidiary of the global NEC Corporation, is the world's largest manufacturer and supplier of enterprise telephone systems. Through Japanese engineering excellence and complemented by the UK's highest-level of support and development, NEC Infrontia provides traditional or LAN based IP telephony systems that enable businesses to be more productive.
Recently named as worldwide leader in the enterprise telephony equipment market by Gartner in its “Market Share: Enterprise Telephony Equipment, Worldwide, 2006”, the company is reported as having a 12 per cent market share, with telephony shipments growing by 11 per cent over 2005, increasing to 7 million in total.