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Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Encourages Businesses to Digitise Now to Capture Future Opportunities

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, a leading provider of communications, networking and cloud solutions tailored to customers’ industries, organised its first-ever Connex20 APAC Partner Virtual Series. The online event took place from August 12th to 14th 2020.

Jack Chen, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, spoke about the need for partners to come together to support customers with their business continuity efforts as they transform their businesses. Though the health crisis has disrupted the way we live, work, play and commute, Mr. Chen highlighted that the situation has also helped businesses see the value of cloud and collaboration tools, resulting in many building a more productive workforce through remote working arrangements. He added that digital transformation should no longer be an afterthought but a journey all enterprises should embark on immediately in order to capture the opportunities that await as we emerge from the current global challenges.

Pierre Samson, APAC Senior Vice President for Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise said ” The connecx20 virtual seris offered us an invalauble oppurtunity to engage with out partners directly to understand what challenges they are facing

Rukmini Glanard, Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing at Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise also spoke to the participants about ALE’s focus on bringing more relevant cloud and communications solutions to customers. She highlighted the recent strategic partnership between ALE and RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration and contact centre solutions, and how the companies have jointly introduced the co-branded cloud solution Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral. She added that ALE and RingCentral will jointly develop programs enabling both companies to lead cloud communications services for customers and partners in the enterprise market.

(This content is surmised from a press release)