Updates

Cisco/Avnet Event in Scottsdale, AZ

The Convergent Sales Team & Engineering Management is attending this event hosted by Cisco/Avnet to be briefed on the latest of Cisco’s constantly evolving  Data Center/Security/Converged Environment technologies.  Below are a few photos!

 

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Five Ways SD-WAN Can Give Your Business Network an Edge

Mitel presents five ways SD-WAN Can Give Your Business Network an Edge.  Check out the full story here.

10 Reasons Companies are Moving Communications to the Cloud

Mitel offers 10 real-world reasons why companies are moving their communications to the cloud.  View the full list here.

Michael Johnson on the importance of Mitel collaboration

Michael Johnson, world class athlete and founder of Michael Johnson Performance, Inc., discusses the ways Mitel’s collaboration features have enhanced his business and helped his clients achieve their goals.  Check out the video here.

Convergent would like to announce the addition of Matt Kopp, new Senior VP of Engineering

The team here at Convergent would like to welcome the addition of Matthew Kopp, our new Senior Vice President of Engineering.  Matt is a highly skilled and motivated IT professional who brings with him fifteen years of experience in sales, management, and implementation roles.  Throughout his career, Matt has continuously proven his strengths in supporting clients during the designing, planning and implementation of complex infrastructure initiatives.

Prior to Convergent, Matt served as the Solutions Account Manager at MTM Technologies, Inc., a leading national provider of innovative, next-generation, IT solutions designed to empower the modern organization and the users.  During his tenure at MTM Technologies, Inc., Matt oversaw the project team which designed and implemented global IT infrastructure for a company at 16 different locations spread amongst 3 different continents.  He has extensive experience in developing technology strategies, data center infrastructure, desktop, server and application virtualization as well as cloud solutions.

During his time at MTM Technologies Inc., Matt was awarded the Circle of Excellence Award and consistently met or exceeded his goals.

Prior to his time at MTM Technologies, Inc., Matt served as an Account Manager for Alliant Technologies, LLC., from 2008 to 2010 and as the Owner and Operator for NetworxPlus, LLC., from 2004 to 2008.

“We are pleased to have Matt leading our Technology Solutions & Engineering here at Convergent, I have known him professionally for a number of years and look forward to working with him as we continue to evolve our suite of offerings & services in the years to come.    Welcome Matt to you and your wife Libby to the family!” – Christopher Jones, President and CEO – Convergent.

With his ability to motivate individuals and organizations in the adoption of technology solutions to improve operational efficiency to provide a competitive advantage, as well as his multiple industry certificates, Matt proves to be a valuable asset to the team here at Convergent.

 

Christopher Jones

President and CEO

SimpliVity CEO speaks with Mad Money’s Jim Cramer

View entire interview here.

SimpliVity case study: Romac Industries

Read the full Case Study here.

Forrester Names Mitel a Leader in Wave™ Report for Midsize Contact Centers

View the full story here.

Here’s Who Made Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant For Unified Communications

Convergent is well positioned for the UC market as Cisco and Mitel are both within the top 3! View the entire slide show here.

Mitel wins 2016 Frost & Sullivan Hosted IP Telephony and UCaaS Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award

View the full story here.