Black Box Expands Partnership with Aspect Software

Phoenix, Arizona, January 12, 2016—Aspect Software, a leading award-winning cloud provider of fully-integrated consumer engagement, workforce optimization, and back-office solutions, announced that it is expanding its relationship with Black Box Network Services (NASDAQ:BBOX). This will allow Black Box, a leading technology solutions provider, to expand its cloud contact center offerings to customers around the globe. The growth of the relationship is part of Aspect’s continuing strategy to bolster its channel presence and drive growth in its cloud portfolio.

Black Box will resell Aspect’s contact center solutions Zipwire, CXP and Aspect WFM all delivered through the Aspect Cloud, Aspect’s expansive and patented global data center and telecommunications infrastructure. Black Box will also offer Aspect Hosted, Aspect Unified IP, and the full Aspect Workforce Optimization (WFO) suite. The new offerings deepen Black Box’s solutions portfolio, bolstering its ability to offer the right solution to help organizations achieve the business outcomes they need to remain competitive.

“Black Box has been a partner of Aspect’s for many years and serves as a trusted advisor to thousands of customers all over the globe. With this renewed partnership, Black Box can continue to offer its best-of-breed cloud solutions. We look for Black Box to be a driving force behind Aspect’s cloud momentum in the market,” said Mike Moors, Vice President of Worldwide Channel Sales at Aspect.

“Our customers are looking for robust cloud contact center technology that better addresses their customer contact and workforce optimization challenges by enabling omni-channel contact with the ability to scale as-needed.,” said Mike Laughlin, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Black Box. “Aspect’s ability to deploy contact center solutions in any environment is a great asset to our robust suite of cloud offerings.” 

About Black Box
Black Box is a leading technology solutions provider dedicated to helping customers build, manage, optimize and secure their IT infrastructure. Black Box delivers high-value products and services through its global presence and approximately 4,000 team members. To learn more, visit the Black Box Web site at

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About Aspect

Aspect’s fully-integrated solution unifies the three most important facets of modern consumer engagement strategy: customer interaction managementworkforce optimization, and back-office. Through a full suite of cloud, hosted and hybrid deployment options, we help the world’s most demanding contact centers and back offices seamlessly align their people, processes and touch points to deliver remarkable customer experiences. For more information, visit

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