Connect Awarded 2022 TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award

Shawn Boehme
Post by Shawn Boehme
October 26, 2022
Connect Awarded 2022 TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award

San Jose, CA, October 26, 2022 — PanTerra Networks announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Streams Connect as a 2022 TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award winner presented by TMCnet. 

The TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award honors available products that help ensure remote workers have access to the same communications and other corporate resources as they would in the office. Whether they are adjusting to new teleworking environments due to the COVID-19 pandemic or had previously adopted technologies in response to an already existing remote workforce trend, the products, and services from winners of the 2022 Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award enable businesses to effectively support their mobile and remote workforces. 

Arthur Chang, PanTerra’s President and CEO, was quoted, “Streams Connect delivers key features and benefits for Teleworkers to keep staff connected and productive in a dynamically distributed workforce. Whether you’re in sales, support or engineering, teams and customers will benefit from the comprehensive collaboration and real-time communications Connect offers.” Arthur continued, “The latest Connect features address many aspects of the everchanging workforce and have experienced excellent early adopter use.” 

Connect’s all-in-one, scalable, secure team collaboration solution seamlessly integrates audio, video, screenshare and messaging through single mobile or desktop interfaces. Connect is a part of the Streams unified communications platform from PanTerra. Some of the features of
Connect include: 

  • Advanced Moderator Controls: Assign Participant Rules (audio, video, chat and
    screenshare) based on profiles (audience, speaker or custom) for each user.
  • Advanced Security: Multi-Factor Authentication eliminates unauthorized meeting
    access and infamous “Video Bombing,” and Password Protected and Temporary
    Links to control meeting access with password protected meeting links and set a
    meeting link to timeout.
  • Supervisory Modes: Allows a supervisor to silently join, whisper or barge into a
    Connect meeting for improved training and performance tracking.
  • Background Replacement: Select a background image of choice for the session.
  • Waiting Room: Users can be placed in waiting room until the host allows into
    session. Host can also place active users back into the waiting room at any time.
  • Connect Meeting HD Recording: HD Audio/Video recordings and messages can be
    stored locally or in the Connect cloud. 

“The TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award recognizes the best and the most innovative products that this industry has to offer. PanTerra has proven their commitment to quality and the further development of Teleworking Solutions industry through its Connect collaboration solution,” stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Congratulations to the entire team at PanTerra for earning this great honor. I look forward to seeing more innovative solutions from them as they continue to contribute to the future of Teleworking,” Tehrani added.

The 2022 TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award will be highlighted on TMCnet and INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine’s online news portal. 

About PanTerra

PanTerra is a business-class Unified Cloud Service Provider, seamlessly delivering unified communications, team collaboration, call center, file sync & share and business analytics through Streams, its secure, all-in-one business communications cloud solution. By offering a fully customizable, unified UCaaS and CPaaS, HIPAA/HITECH secure, multi-service cloud solution, PanTerra can significantly reduce costs, simplify IT administration, increase security, and improve employee productivity. Streams can be configured and deployed within hours, virtually anywhere in the world and with 24/7/365 support, you can have peace of mind that PanTerra will be with you every step of the way. Let Streams and PanTerra bring out the best in your enterprise.


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Shawn Boehme
Post by Shawn Boehme
October 26, 2022
Shawn Boehme is a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience in the Unified Communications space. As the Director of Sales for PanTerra Networks since March 2015, Shawn has played a pivotal role in empowering businesses across the U.S. and Canada to maximize their productivity and streamline costs through advanced cloud communication solutions. His unwavering commitment to delivering top-notch service and driving business growth through effective communication strategies has earned him the reputation of an expert in the field.

With a deep understanding of the challenges enterprises face in harnessing the full potential of their phone systems, Shawn is dedicated to uncovering each client's unique needs, pain points, and successful aspects of their existing communication infrastructure. This extensive industry experience, coupled with his specializations in phone and messaging platforms, PBX and call centers, contact centers, and unified communication, allows him to design tailor-made solutions that address specific challenges and expedite businesses towards success.

Shawn's unwavering dedication to providing unmatched value and a superior customer experience demonstrates his commitment to surpassing client expectations. He leverages his extensive knowledge and technical expertise to not only meet but exceed the unique demands of each client. When seeking advice or solutions in the Unified Communications space, businesses can trust Shawn's judgment and rely on his proven track record of driving growth and delivering exceptional outcomes.