Comcast is building bridges between the companies and AWS (Amazon Web Services) video conferencing platform providing ease of accessibility. Customers can now add the AWS Chime to their basket. Moreover, the company is also offering a free trial of Amazon Chime for U.S businesses through October 31st. According to Comcast business executives, they are simplifying the process so their customers can get their hands on AWS communications solution directly.
Comcast has confirmed that the service is ready to use and channel partners can offer to their respective customers. John Guillaume, Comcast Business’ chief design officer said “many businesses need enterprise-grade communication services as they continue to work outside their office”.
“By offering Amazon Chime directly through Comcast Business, and extending a free trial of Amazon Chime Pro, we’re making it easier for businesses to stay connected and collaborate while their employees work remotely,” Guillaume said. “Comcast Business is dedicated to providing the technology, tools, and resources needed to help businesses not just bounce back — but bounce forward. Our collaboration with AWS further illustrates this deep commitment.”
According to Sid Rao, AWS’ general manager for Amazon Chime customers don’t need to have an AWS account to subscribe to Comcast Business. They’ll sign up using an email and password. Read more.