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Toshiba's New Enterprise Manager Personal Administration Super User Feature Enables Remote Administration of Other Users' Accounts for Toshiba's VIPedge and IPedge Business Telephone Solutions

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/20/14 -- Toshiba America Information Systems Inc., Telecommunication Systems Division (Toshiba - today announced its new Enterprise Manager Personal Administration (EMPA) Super User enhancement, enabling EMPA Super Users to administer other EMPA users' accounts. This gives the Super User the ability to remotely manage and program telephony and unified messaging features for Toshiba's VIPedge® cloud-based business telephone solution and IPedge® IP business telephone system.

"Toshiba's Super User feature was created in direct response to demand from our customers for expanded self-administration capabilities for their VIPedge and IPedge business telephone solutions," said Brian Metherell, vice president and general manager of Toshiba America Information Systems Inc., Telecommunication Systems Division. "Super User puts feature control in the hands of authorized users so that their managers or colleagues can make changes immediately without the need to wait for help from the main system administrator."

Toshiba's Super User enhancement makes it easy for department managers to configure select features for all users within the department, such as key programming and call routing.

The Super User enables administration for the following:

  • Station button functionality
  • Directory Name Listing
  • Display Name
  • Call Forward
  • Speed Dial
  • Voice mail parameters
  • DND toggle
  • Meeting parameters
  • Preferences including:
    • Phone display language
    • Email address

Toshiba's Super User feature is compatible with Toshiba's VIPedge cloud-based business telephone solution as well as Toshiba's IPedge IP business telephone systems. It is available now from Authorized Toshiba Dealers.

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About Toshiba America Information Systems Inc.
Telecommunication Systems Division
Toshiba America Information Systems Inc., Telecommunication Systems Division is one of the three business units of Toshiba America Information Systems Inc. (TAIS) and offers business communication solutions for SMB enterprises and enterprises with multi-site or regional locations. Toshiba's VIPedge cloud-based business telephone solution supports up to 500 users, and the IPedge and Strata CIX systems support from 8 to 1,000 users and offer Voice over IP, voice mail and unified messaging, conferencing and collaboration, unified communications applications, networking, mobility and more. Together with Toshiba's PCs, tablets, copiers, and surveillance video cameras/recorders, Toshiba's Telecommunication Systems Division helps enterprises maximize business efficiency in communications and mobility. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is an independent operating company owned by Toshiba America Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. For more information, visit

About Toshiba
Toshiba Corporation is a world-leading diversified manufacturer, solutions provider and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products and systems. Toshiba Group brings innovation and imagination to a wide range of businesses: digital products, including LCD TVs, notebook PCs, retail solutions and MFPs; electronic devices, including semiconductors, storage products and materials; industrial and social infrastructure systems, including power generation systems, smart community solutions, medical systems and escalators & elevators; and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 590 consolidated companies, with 206,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 5.8 trillion yen (US$61 billion). Visit Toshiba's web site at

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