OTTAWA, Ont. – May 30, 2014 – Magor (TSX-V:MCC) today announced that in partnership with Cumulus Solutions Inc., Magor has won the opportunity to deploy its cloud-based Aerus Service Delivery Platform (SDP) for a range of video and collaboration services throughout the State of Texas’ agencies, universities, counties, public school districts and other state funded entities.
Cumulus and Magor bid on a competitive request for proposal that the Department of Information Resources (DIR) issued to supply transformational, cloud-based video and collaboration technology to the State of Texas. Cumulus was awarded a contract through DIR for video, voice, web conferencing, webcasting and video room installation services.
“Aerus provides a scalable, cloud-based visual collaboration platform that offers a rich mix of services that will enable the broad group of organizations throughout the State of Texas to transform the way they interact with video and collaborate,” said Mike Pascoe, President and CEO of Magor. “Together with Cumulus, we look forward to delivering innovative, visual collaboration services across the State of Texas.”
Visual communication and collaboration enables a multitude of video-enabled business processes that have not been addressable with traditional forms of video conferencing. The Aerus SDP brings people into high quality visual conversations while simultaneously sharing, viewing and editing concurrent pieces of shared data from desktops, tablets, smartphones, whiteboards, or other connected devices.
Jerry Edgerton, President and CEO of Cumulus said, “By partnering with Magor, we are able to provide the State of Texas with an industry-leading cloud-based platform with the flexibility for both public and private deployment options. With it’s unique media stream switching architecture that lowers overall costs, combined with an extensive interoperability with legacy video systems, the Aerus SDP provides us with an exciting opportunity in the market.” He added, “We believe that through this contract award we can help organizations transform how their end users interact and become more productive with video and collaboration.”
Cumulus Solutions, Inc. is focused on delivering a truly collaborative audio and visual conversation without the normally associated costly infrastructure. Cumulus provides software and web based tools for High Definition (HD) conversations. This enables flexible, adaptable, secure and efficient voice, video, web conferencing and webcasting services combined with the ability to design, build and deliver a turn-key collaborative environment. Learn more at www.cumulussolutionsinc.com.
Magor enables people to engage in high-quality visual conversations while simultaneously sharing, viewing and editing relevant collaborative material on desktops, laptops, tablets, smartphone applications, whiteboards and other devices. Magor fits any workflow so that users have the freedom to work together naturally anytime, regardless of location, network or device. To find out more about Magor Corporation (TSX-V: MCC), visit our website at www.magorcorp.com.
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