DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 11/19/13 -- Masergy Communications Inc., a global leader in managed networking and cloud services, today announced that American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE: AMH), a real estate corporation specializing in acquiring, renovating, leasing and operating residential homes, is leveraging the company's cloud communications to support dynamic business growth and new market opportunities.
Masergy engineered a flexible cloud communications solution to support American Homes 4 Rent's nationally distributed leasing agents as they quickly established new market territories. The robust services are quickly delivered via the cloud and are considered by the real estate corporation to be an important factor in the company's dynamic growth from a small start-up to an organization with over 600 employees, 26 leasing locations and three call centers.
"Having a cloud-based communications model helps us quickly establish a new market presence without the need for an entire PBX infrastructure and local IT support staff in every new office," said Steve Pomush, director of information technology at American Homes 4 Rent.
In addition to the instant market presence, Masergy's customized communications solution scales to support the mobile workforce's diverse needs by providing anytime/anywhere call connectivity and new phone numbers in a matter of hours with the same features found in American Homes 4 Rent's corporate office devices.
"Masergy's Cloud Communications services enable enterprises to use advanced Unified Communications (UC) features to boost business agility resulting in increased productivity," said John Dumbleton, senior vice president of business development for Masergy. "As American Homes 4 Rent continues its rapid growth, our future-proof technology will scale to meet their changing needs while avoiding considerable capital investments."
For more information about Masergy's cloud-based communications implemented at American Homes 4 Rent, read the full case study.
Masergy is a managed networking and cloud services provider delivering customized, high-performance solutions that help businesses compete in the global marketplace. The company pioneered one of the first global IP/MPLS networks in 2000 that could deliver a pure Ethernet experience to any location worldwide. Masergy has since expanded its offerings and today operates the largest independent global network platform, a fully integrated cloud communications offering, cloud-based security and managed network services. These solutions deliver a superior customer experience with guaranteed performance, scalability and reach. Masergy's award-winning technology, flexible solutions and unmatched passion for customer care are why a growing number of the world's largest companies rely on Masergy to deliver performance beyond expectations. For more information about Masergy visit www.masergy.com or follow the company on Twitter @Masergy.