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Company Executive Presents Educational Session: “GDPR: Impact on Security from EU to US”

ORLANDO, Booth #1413, March 12, 2018 – Meeting the needs of the most demanding organizations requires a secure and future-proof communications solution. This week, XMedius and Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) will showcase their portfolio of enterprise communications solutions at Enterprise Connect held at the Gaylord Palms Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

AVST was recently merged with XMedius, creating a complete set of communications tools leveraging voice and data for enterprises all over the world. Enterprise Connect represents the first time that the newly integrated organizations will be showcasing their combined strengths, forming a new leader in voice and data enterprise communications solutions.

Data security is an essential element for today’s organizations, with secure file exchange being a top priority for enterprises. With this in mind, AVST General Manager, Tom Minifie, will present an educational session titled, “GDPR: Impact on Security from EU to US,” on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. in the Sun C Ballroom. Minifie’s presentation will educate attendees on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) mandate approaching May 25, 2018. Any organization, anywhere in the world that collects, processes, exchanges, or stores personal data on EU citizens will have to comply with GDPR data security regulations or be subject to penalties. Session attendees will learn:

  • What is GDPR?
  • How will GDPR affect your business?
  • The influence of GDPR on communications security.


“We are excited to come together as one company at this event, to show that we have joined forces to offer a complete suite of enterprise communications applications,” said Jean Champagne, president and chief executive officer at XMedius. “Our joint mission is to provide enterprises with solutions that leverage and enhance their IT infrastructures to future-proof today and tomorrow’s investments.”

Together, XMedius and AVST are improving the productivity of their customers, while enabling end-to-end secure communications. The newly combined companies offer a portfolio of enterprise-grade communications solutions, deployed on-premises or via the cloud. Their solutions allow enterprises of any size to migrate to future technologies, while utilizing and augmenting their existing IT infrastructure. XM SendSecure and XM Fax solutions enable businesses to exchange data to help meet today’s strictest compliance and security requirements. While the latest version of their Unified Communications (UC) platform, CX-E 9, offers enterprises scalability unmatched in the industry, multi-tenancy, and enhanced security, facilitating the transition to the cloud overtime. CX-E simultaneously integrates with multiple vendors – Avaya, Cisco, Microsoft – to deliver mission-critical UC applications.

To learn more about XMedius and AVST, as well as their enhancements in CX-E 9, visit their company websites at www.xmedius.com and www.avst.com, or booth #1413 at Enterprise Connect.


About XMedius

XMedius is a global leader in the field of enterprise communications solutions. Its suite of enterprise-grade on-premises and cloud communications solutions enable businesses to benefit from secure, Unified Communications, as well as to exchange sensitive and confidential data that meets and exceeds industry regulatory compliance requirements. Based in Montreal (Canada), with offices in Seattle (U.S.) and Paris (France), the company serves businesses, enterprises and service providers through a global team of customer-focused employees. Its solutions are deployed worldwide in over 17,500 locations, across a number of sectors, including education, finance, government, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and legal services. For more information about XMedius and its solutions, visit www.xmedius.com.

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Stephanie Olsen
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Stéphane Vidal
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(514) 787-2121