Danaos Shipping Co. Ltd (“Danaos”) is one of the largest container management companies (Containerships) in the world. The fleet it manages consists of 59 ships with capacities ranging from 2,200TEU (230m) to 13,100TEU (400m), it has a presence in 8 locations around the globe, while its personnel consists of 6,000 seafarers and 450 office staff.
Wishing to take advantage of the multiple benefits of Collaboration solutions, Danaos invested in Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) two-node cluster Instant Messaging (IM) and Presence node (IMP) solutions.
With the completion of the implementation of CUCM solution, Danaos enjoys integrated, quality, uninterrupted and secure communication between its executives who can work and collaborate easily and remotely from any available device (laptop, tablet, mobile phone), around the world.
It has also made it possible for the company to increase its productivity through the use of new technologies, a corresponding reduction in the cost of communication due to the high prior cost of roaming services, as well as the possibility of collaboration/video communication between its headquarters and its offices abroad.