Kuoni and Orange announce IP partnership

Kuoni has signed a five-year contract with Orange Business Services for pan-European managed IP Telephony and call centre services. The roll-out will start in the UK and Switzerland, and will run over the next 18 months.

Kuoni is aiming to unify and consolidate its telephony technology and PBX systems across territories in order to be more flexible and dynamic through virtualization.

Kuoni CIO Bojan Jokic said: “Orange Business Services showed us how a managed IP Telephony solution will add more value to our business and to our customers by increasing employee productivity and flexibility. Kuoni will benefit from having predictable costs and an even more reliable performance while our customers will benefit from our even greater ability and flexibility to service them over the phone, thanks to IP Telephony’s advanced capabilities.”

Peter Moebius, vice president and country manager, Orange Business Services Switzerland. “It’s always a great challenge to implement such a complex solution. In creating this cohesive business-relevant solution for Kuoni, we showcase our competency and dedication.