ShoreTel was founded in
1996 with the idea of developing a voice communications platform that was easy
to deploy, easy to manage and easy to use.
It is ShoreTel’s mission to position global enterprises to leverage
unified communications as a strategic asset, achieving new levels of internal
efficiencies which translate to a competitive market advantage. The three areas
of focus for ShoreTel: Reliability, Flexibility, and Ease of Use
Headquartered in Sunnyvale,
California, ShoreTel has been making IP Voice Communications a reality in the
enterprise since 1998. Now shipping the
eight release of its software, the company has delivered its award-winning
ShoreTel Unified Communications System to eight thousand plus customers –
represented by multinational deployments as well as single sites.
ShoreTel is focused solely on
IP-based telephony solutions for the enterprise. The Company was in development
stage for about 1 1/2 years building the architecture that is widely accepted
as the most reliable and elegant Voice over IP (VoIP) solution on the market.ShoreTel has over 8,000 existing installation,
including the United States Army Corps of Engineers, Heifer International and
the City of .
Fortune 1000 clients include such companies as, Robert Half Intl,
Washington Mutual Savings, A. Schulman, Hitachi Consulting, ThyssenKrupp
Elevator, One United Bank and BWAY. A sampling of other customers
includes, Southern Polytechnic State University, Big Brothers Big sisters,
Anthony & Sylvan Pools, Clark Pest Control, Crocs, American Cancer Society,
Quaker Fabric, Safeway Insurance and Liberty Hardware.
Perhaps most importantly, they
have a very experienced management team (please check website at
www.ShoreTel.com) with a CEO that has a maniacal focus on customer
ShoreTel is the only vendor to
deliver voice communications as a business critical, enterprise-class
application, unifying all users, across all sites, collaborating with all