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[August 07, 2019]

Windstream Named in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide

Windstream Enterprise (WE), a managed communication services provider, announced today that Gartner has included Windstream (News - Alert) in the Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide report. Windstream was positioned as one of 12 providers in the Magic Quadrant report, published on July 30, 2019.

"We're honored to be included in this 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant," said Layne Levine, president at Windstream Enterprise (News - Alert) & Wholesale. "Windstream Enterprise's focus on innovation with our proprietary technology combined with a full range of network and voice solutions will continue to distinguish us in the market."

OfficeSuite UC has emerged as Windstream Enterprise's flagship UCaaS® product. The company has continued to show its commitment to innovation and enterprise capabilities for the UCaaS product through a series of integrations with leading collaboration and voice assistance applications.

Windstream Enterprise also recently made additional investments in security and compliance for targeted verticals resulting in SOC 2 Type 2 compliance in accordance with Security and Availability Trust Services principles, and a HIPAA and HITECH attestation.

In addition to an extensive UCaaS portfolio, which includes proprietary OfficeSuite UC and contact center services, Windstream Enterprise offers SD-WAN Concierge™, Cloud Connect, and a range of complementary network and communications solutions. These offers include integrated network security, access, transport and business continuity solutions that are collectively designed to help businesses increase produtivity, improve ROI and win. More at windstreamenterprise.com.

About the Magic Quadrant

Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications (News - Alert) as a Service, Worldwide" by Daniel O'Connell, Megan Fernandez, Rafael Benitez, Christopher Trueman, Sebastian Hernandez, July 30, 2019.

Gartner (News - Alert) Disclaimer

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Windstream

Windstream Holdings, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions. Windstream provides data networking, core transport, security, unified communications and managed services to mid-market, enterprise and wholesale customers across the U.S. The company also offers broadband, entertainment and security services for consumers and small and medium-sized businesses primarily in rural areas in 18 states. Services are delivered over multiple network platforms including a nationwide IP network, our proprietary cloud core architecture and on a local and long-haul fiber network spanning approximately 150,000 miles. Additional information is available at windstream.com or windstreamenterprise.com. Please visit our newsroom at news.windstream.com or follow us on Twitter (News - Alert) at @Windstream or @WindstreamBiz.


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