Calgary and Montreal, Canada (February 20, 2013) – WiMacTel, a nationwide provider of pay phones, inmate telephone systems, inmate friends & family calling plans and operator services, announced today that it had chosen ThinkTel as of one of their primary SIP carriers.
James MacKenzie, CEO of WiMacTel commented that, “ThinkTel is a great fit for WiMacTel. We have combined our flexible network with our innovative technology solutions to position ourselves as the only long term viable provider of pay phones in the USA and Canada, a fully featured inmate telephone system provider, the lowest priced inmate friends and family calling plans provider and life cycle operator services provider to telephone companies. With the addition of ThinkTel, WiMacTel now has all the necessary components and partners in place to more aggressively market our products and services.”
John Wilson, WiMacTel’s Chief Technology Officer stated, “We have worked hard for the last 24 months building a network to fulfill our long term vision. ThinkTel thinks like us: creative, out of the box and fast. They were a logical choice to add to our network as we deliver on our strategic plans as they offer 100% guaranteed network uptime and the deployment of services and features on the network in minutes vs. days or weeks. ThinkTel was also one of the only underlying providers we could find that would work this fast and be flexible in both the SIP and traditional TDM space that is still such a vital part of serving our legacy telco customers.”
Dave Damer, President and CEO at ThinkTel added, “It has been a pleasure working with WiMacTel to determine how they could leverage our network and our software tools to enhance their service offerings. WiMacTel’s people have an extensive knowledge of telecommunications industry and technology and we’re excited that we could play a part in the innovative solutions they offer while getting them to market faster. We’re looking forward to a great partnership and continuing our efforts to build on our wholesale offerings to support their business.”
WiMacTel is a Telecommunications Company providing pay phones, inmate telephone systems, friends & family calling plans and operator services nationwide in Canada and the USA.
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ThinkTel, a division of Distributel Communications, is a provider of advanced voice and unified communications services catering to enterprise, wholesale and SMB customers. With service in over 1,000 centres across Canada, ThinkTel continually innovates to meet the demanding standards of the country’s largest organizations.
A proud Microsoft Partner since 2008, ThinkTel has earned a Gold Competency in Communications, as well as Silver Competencies in Hosting and MidMarket Solution Provider. ThinkTel is the first Canadian company independently qualified by Microsoft’s standards to deliver SIP Trunking directly to Microsoft OCS R2 and Lync 2010 & 2013.