About Broadsoft Broadworks / M6
BroadSoft is a publicly held company founded in 1998 by Michael Tessler and Scott D. Hoffpauir. It is a leading global technology innovator in cloud PBX solutions. Revenue in 2015 was $278 million. In 2013, they acquired Hosted IP Communications Europe Ltd. and Finocom AG. Their wholly owned subsidiaries – Placetel (Germany), and BroadSoft Japan – also provide cloud-based UC solutions. They have 41% of the market share and provide unified communication solutions for 25 of the world’s top 30 service providers in 80 countries. Their core values include diversity, innovation, empowering people and teams to remove barriers to human interaction.
BroadWorks allows service providers to deliver unified communications to customers by shifting legacy PBX infrastructures to cloud-based VoIP service. Carrier-grade software, mobile-ready cloud architecture, and the ability to deploy on any type of network lessens integration worries. It’s web scalable and allows multi-tenant use. Based on a modular software platform, the open environment enables the quick launch of new applications and operates in IMS, wireline, wireless, broadband, cable, 2G/3G/VoLTE and WiFi environments. It works on any type of network architecture and allows deployment of an extensive portfolio line of communications and collaboration, which is ideal for a business of any size. Back office functions include billing, provisioning, operations and support, and it is scalable and cost effective.
BroadSoft has won multiple awards, including Global Telecom Business: 2016 Chief Strategist of the Year, and Smart CEO: 2017 Smart CEO Award. They received the TMC Unified Communications Product of the Year in 2016 and 2017. In 2016, they received Frost and Sullivan’s Best Practices Award – APAC Hosted Telephony and Cloud UC Platform of the Year, Gartner’s UCaaS Magic Quadrant Award, Frost & Sullivan’s Hosted IP Telephony Award for Latin America, and were named Leader for Unified Communications and Collaboration by Aragon Research Globe.