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NEC Phone Systems

The World’s Top Selling Telephone System Manufacturer

NEC, manufacturers of phones and applications to improve productivity,  have appointed Southern Communications as one of only three NEC Premier Partners in the UK and a UK Hospitality Partner.

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Southern Communications and NEC have been supplying, installing and supporting NEC telephone systems since 1995 and have won NEC Engineering Excellence and Premier Partner Of The Year awards for outstanding sales and service.

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You can call our friendly sales team on 01256 931 046 who will be able to help you with making the best decision for your business needs. ASPIRE and XN are older systems, for which we offer an efficient and cost-effective upgrade path.

NEC’s reputation as an industry leader

Originally known as the Nippon Electric Company, NEC Corporation (NASDAQ: NIPNY) is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies and enterprise business solutions. These services are dedicated to meeting the specialised needs of its diverse and global base of customers.

In the fields of computer, networking and electron devices, NEC has developed tailored solutions by integrating its technical strengths in IT and Networks, and by providing advanced semiconductor solutions through NEC Electronics Corporation.

Known for innovation and excellent customer service and post-sales management, the group employs over 100,000 people worldwide which has helped it achieve the accolade of the world’s top selling phone system manufacturer.

NEC Laboratories is currently focusing on IT / Network Domain, Mobile / Personal Domain, Device / Material Domain, and “Next-Generation Core Technology Domain / Production Innovation / Environmental Domain”. By constantly researching and innovating, they are at the forefront of business telephone solutions and offer comprehensive services.

Southern Communications are proud to work closely with NEC to provide you with a variety of phone systems and solutions for productivity and profitability at work.

Important facts about NEC

  • Established in 1899
  • One of the highest number of patents in the world
  • Japan’s largest supplier of telephone systems to the SME sector
  • The only global company in the world’s top 5 in both computers and communications
  • Ranked in the Fortune Global 500 companies
  • No.1 in the large-screen commercial LCD market
  • No.2 in the professional projector market
  • No.3 in micro-controllers

For more than 100 years it has been a byword for innovation in electronics, networking and IT. It is committed to the highest industry levels of customer support and the continuing development of the most advanced communications applications. NEC Enterprise Solutions are the UK’s local source of the UNIVERGE 3C, SV9100, and SL2100 telephone systems equipment and second-line support services.

Based in Nottingham, the team at NEC Enterprise Solutions provide Southern Communications with equipment and additional support services to enable customers to benefit from continued reliability and future proofing.



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