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2nd Annual Canadian IP Telephony Reseller Road Show – Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal

Aug 20, 2014

ThinkTel is delighted to join Run Distribution’s 2nd Annual Canadian IP Telephony Reseller Road Show. We will be presenting at the events taking place in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal    Read more



ThinkTel Communications and Ingate Systems Announce SIP Trunking Interoperability

Sep 09, 2013

Ingate Systems, a developer of secure Enterprise Session Border Controllers (E-SBCs) and firewalls that allow the best of SIP- and WebRTC-based quality multimedia real-time communication and SIP trunking globally beyond the protected enterprise network, and ThinkTel, a provider of advanced voice and unified communications services catering to enterprise, wholesale, and SMB customers, announce that Ingate E-SBCs and ThinkTel’s SIP trunking service have successfully completed full interoperability    Read more



ThinkTel and 3CX announce successful interoperability test

Aug 29, 2013

ThinkTel Communications, Canadian-based VoIP Service Provider and 3CX, developer of the award-winning Windows VoIP PBX 3CX Phone System and mobile device management solution, 3CX Mobile Device Manager, announce that interoperability testing has proven successful.    Read more



ThinkTel's Torren Manson is now a Lync Master!

Aug 26, 2013

ThinkTel Communications is pleased to announce that Senior Lync Consultant, Mr. Torren Manson, has earned a Microsoft Certified Solutions Master (or MCSM) certification on the Lync Server 2013 platform.    Read more



Canadian IP Telephony Reseller Road Show – Vancouver, Edmonton & Calgary

Apr 19, 2013

ThinkTel is delighted to join Run Distribution’s Canadian IP Telephony Reseller Road Show. We will be presenting at the events taking place in Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary.    Read more



Enterprise Connect 2013 Conference & Expo

Mar 07, 2013

ThinkTel is proud to announce that Dave Damer, President & CEO of ThinkTel will be a panelist at the ‘Enterprise Connect 2013 Conference & Expo’ held March 18-21 in Gaylord Palms, Orlando, FL.    Read more



City of Langford enjoys more collaboration features and offers improved customer service, while achieving significant cost savings.

Mar 07, 2013

City of Langford was an early adopter of Unified Communications (UC) messaging solutions from Microsoft and had been following the Lync product from infancy, starting with Exchange Instant Messaging. They relied heavily on presence information and when they approached ThinkTel, they were using Microsoft’s OCS R2 and Bell Canada’s CS1000 (on the Avaya/Nortel product line) to meet UC chat and voice requirements.    Read more



Lync & SharePoint 2013 event - Montreal - March 26th, 2013

Feb 28, 2013

Uncover the power of Unified Communications through Microsoft Lync and SharePoint 2013    Read more



WiMacTel chooses ThinkTel as one of their primary SIP carriers

Feb 20, 2013

WiMacTel, an independent nationwide telecommunications company in the USA and Canada announced they had chosen ThinkTel as one of their primary SIP carriers.    Read more



ThinkTel’s SIP trunking for Microsoft Lync enables Subaru to benefit from enhanced collaboration at a lower cost (Case Study).

Jan 09, 2013

Subaru distributes vehicles to dealerships across the country and supplies them with automotive parts, services and warranty coverage. In 2011, Subaru Canada recorded its second best annual sales figures thanks to their commitment to providing quality products and services, as well as their long term customer loyalty.    Read more



ThinkTel partners with Techtra to offer clients a complete Unified Communications solution powered by Microsoft Lync and SharePoint Server.

Jan 07, 2013

ThinkTel, the first and only Canadian company to be independently qualified by Microsoft's standards to deliver SIP Trunking directly to Microsoft Lync, is proud to partner with Techtra, a Microsoft Partner with numerous Gold competencies and a specialist in SharePoint Platform solutions (collaboration, business intelligence, document management, etc.)    Read more



ThinkTel partners with The SIP School™ to provide industry standard SIP training to clients, partners and staff.

Dec 19, 2012

Edmonton, Canada, and Birmingham, United Kingdom (December 19, 2012) – ThinkTel, one of the longest operating and most experienced providers of SIP-based telecommunications services in Canada, is proud to partner with The SIP School, a leading provider of first class education on SIP and VoIP along with industry recognized Certifications.    Read more



ThinkTel is the first Canadian company to qualify with Microsoft for SIP trunking to Lync 2013!

Dec 17, 2012

ThinkTel is proud to announce that we are the first Canadian company to be qualified by Microsoft to deliver SIP trunking to Microsoft® Lync™ 2013.    Read more



ThinkTel announces a new Proof of Concept model to help your organization uncover the power of Lync 2013!

Nov 30, 2012

ThinkTel is delighted to offer a 'Build Your Own Package' Proof of Concept (POC) model for Microsoft® Lync™ 2013.    Read more



ThinkTel’s SIP Trunking Solution Earns Certification for Fonality trixbox Pro.

Nov 08, 2012

ThinkTel and Fonality announced that ThinkTel’s SIP trunking solution is now certified with Fonality’s trixbox Pro business communication solution.    Read more



ThinkTel earns Microsoft’s Silver Midmarket Solution Provider Competency

Oct 23, 2012

We have attained Microsoft’s Silver Midmarket Solution Provider competency, demonstrating our leading expertise in solutions based on Microsoft technologies.    Read more



ThinkTel at Microsoft's WPC 2012 in Toronto

Oct 18, 2012

This summer, WPC 2012 was hosted in Toronto so we were exceptionally excited to take part and what an event it was!    Read more



ThinkTel Achieves Interoperability with Epygi Technologies

Oct 16, 2012

ThinkTel and Epygi announced that ThinkTel’s network services are now certified with Epygi's entire line of IP PBXs.    Read more



ThinkTel and AudioCodes Complete Successful Interoperability Testing

Jul 11, 2012

ThinkTel announced that it had successfully completed a rigorous ITSP Interoperability Acceptance Test Plan with AudioCodes.    Read more



ThinkTel Launches Strategic Lync Consulting Program for Microsoft Partners

Jul 10, 2012

ThinkTel, the only Canadian company qualified to SIP Trunk directly to Microsoft Lync, announced the launch of a Strategic Partner Consulting Program.    Read more



ThinkTel Increases Service Offering To Public Health Ontario

May 03, 2012

ThinkTel announced that Public Health Ontario (PHO), an important customer since 2009, has just completed the move of 15 additional locations from across the province of Ontario on to ThinkTel's SIP Trunking service. Over the course of the year, an additional 11 locations are scheduled to be moved on to the service.    Read more



ThinkTel Launches Professional Services Practice

Apr 05, 2012

ThinkTel announced today the launch of a Professional Services practice. The new specialized group will help enterprise customers and partners embrace unified communications, with a particular focus on Microsoft Lync.    Read more



ThinkTel Achieves Microsoft Competencies Gold Communication Competency and Silver Hosting Competency

Apr 03, 2012

ThinkTel Communications today announced it has attained a Gold Communication competency and a Silver Hosting competency, demonstrating a "best-in-class" ability and commitment to meet Microsoft Corp. customers' evolving needs in today's dynamic business environment and distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft's partner ecosystem.    Read more



RapidTel continues to grow business with ThinkTel

Dec 14, 2011

ThinkTel Communications announced today that RapidTel International, a Canadian telecom company specializing in consumer and business services, is continuing to grow its services with ThinkTel.    Read more



ThinkTel Delivers 100% SIP Trunking Reliability With Exclusive Feature: Surecall

Nov 09, 2011

Canadian SIP provider ThinkTel today announced the launch of Surecall, an industry first that allows customers to receive calls despite outages affecting their Internet connection, on-site PBX, or service provider outages. The service automatically works to detect an outage and redirect all inbound calls to alternate predetermined "PSTN" numbers such as mobile phones or analog backup lines.    Read more



ThinkTel Certifies Telax Hosted Call Center as its Contact Center Solution

Oct 03, 2011

Businesses to enjoy a flexible, affordable contact center solution on a reliable coast-to-coast network Metaswitch Forum 2011, Las Vegas, October 3, 2011 – ThinkTel Communications today announced Telax Hosted Call Center, a leader in contact center technology, will now be its official solution for businesses that require a contact center due to increasing customer calls or need to replace their current contact center.    Read more



ThinkTel’s SIP Trunking Solution Earns Certification for Zultys IP Phone Systems

Sep 20, 2011

Customers using Zultys MX product line to enjoy top-tier voice over SIP with fewer points of failure. Canadian business telecom provider ThinkTel Communications today has announced the certification of its market-leading SIP Trunking solution for Zultys IP Phone Systems.    Read more



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Aug 26, 2011

Telax Hosted Call Center. Many companies use a call centre to get the most out of every inbound call, from sales to support to customer service.    Read more



Distributel Business Services becomes ThinkTel

May 04, 2011

Over the course of May 2011, Distributel Business Services will become known as ThinkTel, the biggest change in branding since the division’s founding in 1988. The entire Distributel Business Services team is extremely excited about this transition – it’s a story we’d like to share with you.    Read more