MUNICH, GERMANY, 27 MARCH 2015 – 3CX, developer of the next generation software PBX 3CX Phone System has beaten the competition to win the award for the “Most Innovative Product” in the category of Unified Communications with 3CX WebMeeting. The award ceremony was held at this year’s CeBIT, in Hannover, Germany, one of the largest IT expos globally. The award was collected by 3CX CEO Nick Galea and Marcus Kogel, Sales Manager EMEA.
3CX WebMeeting was chosen for its innovative use of WebRTC technology. WebRTC is Google’s open standards technology which allows users to launch web meetings directly from their browser, without having to download any clients or plugins. 3CX launched the hosted version of 3CX WebMeeting in August 2014 and the on-premise version in February 2015. Since its launch 3CX WebMeeting has received positive feedback from both 3CX Partners and end-users. 3CX WebMeeting is free for up to 10 participants for all 3CX Phone System 12.5 users.
The Innovationspreis-IT 2015 Awards, are organized by Initiative Mittelstand, an online information service, which provides information to companies about the newest and most innovative products, services and technologies available.
Nick Galea, 3CX CEO said:
“This award is a great recognition of 3CX as a forerunner in the Unified Communications and PBX industry. We are the first vendor to offer a multi point WebRTC based video conferencing solution which is also integrated with our PBX at no extra charge. The “Most Innovative Product” prize, chosen by a jury of industry experts, is a highly esteemed award in Germany and we are very appreciative of the recognition our innovation is receiving in the industry.”
3CX has been awarded the 2014 Comms National Award for ‘Best On-Premise Enterprise Solution’. 3CX has been featured in CRN’s Annual Network Connectivity Services Partner Program Guide for 2014 and awarded CRN’s 5-Star Partner Program rating in 2013. 3CX was also named a CRN Emerging Vendor in 2011 and 2012, and has been awarded Windows Server Certification, Windowsnetworking.com Gold Award, the Windows IT Pro 2008 Editor’s Best Award and a Best Buy Award from Computer Shopper.