19/09/2016 Ballerup

Combining strengths in professional UC environments - Sennheiser announces strategic partnership with innovaphone

Sennheiser, a leading provider of premium headset and speakerphone solutions, today announced the interoperability of their products with innovaphone AG, the professional corporate communications specialist from Sindelfingen, Germany. The entire range of innovaphone IP telephones is, without exception, compatible with Sennheiser’s headsets and speakerphones. The successful completion of the interoperability testing marks the launch of a strategic partnership between the two companies within Unified Communications.

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Following the successful completion of comprehensive interoperability testing, innovaphone is now a Sennheiser “Strategic Partner for Unified Communications”. The combination of innovaphone IP112, IP222 and IP232 IP telephones with Sennheiser’s wired and wireless USB headset and speakerphone series will convince even the most demanding professional users with a first class audio experience. Furthermore, the two manufactures offer compatible DECT solutions. As of software version V12r2, innovaphone Software Phone supports Sennheiser headsets and speakerphones with full call control interoperability. Sennheiser products are also supported by innovaphone in real time applications over WebRTC using innovaphone myPBX web client (audio only).

Konstantin Kruse, Director International Sales at innovaphone explains, “Unified Communications solutions are no longer a niche product, we can no longer imagine professional corporate communications without them. Sennheiser is specialized in wireless and wired headsets and speakerphones for UC environments and supplies cutting-edge audio solutions on a global scale. This cooperation allows us to approach the European UC market with innovative solutions that perfectly complement the innovaphone PBX”.

“innovaphone has a long track record of introducing state-of-the art solutions for IP telephony and Unified Communication. The standard integration of the latest WebRTC technology in the innovaphone PBX is a good example,” said Andreas Bach, President at Sennheiser Communications A/S. “We are pleased to announce this partnership and to ensure a premium user experience for our mutual customers.”

About Sennheiser

Audio specialist Sennheiser is one of the world's leading manufacturers of headphones, microphones and wireless transmission systems. Based in Wedemark near Hanover, Germany, Sennheiser operates its own production facilities in Germany, Ireland and the USA and is active in more than 50 countries. With 19 sales subsidiaries and long-established trading partners, the company supplies innovative products and cutting-edge audio solutions that are optimally tailored to its customers' needs. Sennheiser is a family owned company that was founded in 1945 and which today has 2,750 employees around the world that share a passion for audio technology. Since 2013, Sennheiser has been managed by Daniel Sennheiser and Dr. Andreas Sennheiser, the third generation of the family to run the company. As part of the Sennheiser Group, the joint venture Sennheiser Communications A/S is specialized in wireless and wired headsets and speakerphones for contact centers, offices and Unified Communications environments as well as headsets for gaming and mobile devices. In 2015, the Sennheiser Group had sales totaling €682 million. www.sennheiser.com

About innovaphone AG

innovaphone AG has been playing a decisive role in the development of IP telephony ever since the company was founded in 1997. The company’s entrepreneurial spirit and development work are characterised by the emphasis placed on the guiding concepts of achieving long-term value, producing durable products, reliability and sustainability. The technology company with approximately 90 employees is financed entirely with private funds. All innovaphone products come from the innovaphone Development department in Germany. Company headquarters are based in Sindelfingen, further company sites include Austria and Italy. Under the name of “innovaphone PBX”, innovaphone offers a complete IP telephony and Unified Communications solution suitable for companies of any size with any profile.


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Over Sennheiser
Vorm geven aan de sound van morgen en voor zijn klanten unieke klankervaringen tot stand brengen… Dat is het doel waarrond wereldwijd alle medewerkers en partners van Sennheiser zich verenigen. De onderneming is opgericht in 1945 en uitgegroeid tot een van ’s werelds toonaangevende producenten van koptelefoons, microfoons en draadloze zendersystemen. Met zijn 21 verkoopfilialen en partnerrelaties van vele jaren is de groep actief in ruim 50 landen. Daarnaast telt hij nog eens eigen productiefaciliteiten in Duitsland, Ierland, Roemenië en de VS. Sinds 2013 staat met Daniel Sennheiser en Dr. Andreas Sennheiser de derde generatie van de familie aan het hoofd van de onderneming. In 2017 genereerde de Sennheiser-groep een omzet van in totaal € 667,7 miljoen.