January 21, 2008
Allworx Wins Internet Telephony Magazine's Product of the Year Award for the Third Consecutive Year
EAST ROCHESTER, N.Y. --(Business Wire)-- Allworx, the small business phone and network solutions company, today announced that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), the publisher of Internet Telephony magazine (www.itmag.com) has awarded a "Product of the Year Award" to Allworx, for its 24x VoIP Communications System. This is the second TMC award for the Allworx 24x, having previously won the 2006 Internet Telephony Excellence award, and it also marks the third consecutive year that an Allworx system has been named product of the year, with the Allworx 6x winning the distinction in 2006, and the Allworx 10x winning the award in 2005.
"2007 was a tremendous year for Allworx," said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Editor-in-Chief of Internet Telephony magazine. "The company's name is everywhere and their team seems to be omnipresent. The latest version of the Allworx 24x brings new functionality to an already award-winning offering, to meet the telecommunications needs of the SMB market in a unique way. We're proud to recognize Allworx for the third consecutive year."
The Allworx 24x is a multi-faceted business communications system designed to support small and medium businesses with up to 100 users. The 24x combines a full-featured phone system, with simultaneous support for T-1/PRI, FXO, and VoIP trunking options and networking functionality that comprehensively can meet all of a company's communications needs. The latest update to the Allworx 24x brings unified communications capabilities, such as "follow-me-anywhere" features that route incoming calls to multiple externals numbers, including mobile phones. Additional enhancements include off-site access calling features, SMS notification, and voicemail escalation capabilities that help SMBs improve their productivity, as well as a host of network installation tools that help service providers ensure smooth CPE installations.
"Since the inception of Allworx, we've won awards for every major product we've introduced. This latest award from TMC underscores the prowess of our engineering teams to incorporate all of the functionality that SMBs need into our offerings, and do it in a way that makes it easy for our partners to sell, install, and support," said George Daddis, President of Allworx. "This year, more than ever, we've taken the product line to a point where the one-number, one-mailbox, everywhere you go concept has become a reality for SMB workers, regardless of where, when, and how they work."
The award-winning Allworx 24x forms a cornerstone of the Allworx product family, which also includes the award-winning Allworx 6x and 10x IP-PBXs, and the award-winning Allworx 9112, 9102, 9202, and 9212 SIP phones; plus a series of software options including: Call Assistant; Call Queuing; Conference Center; and Dual language packs with English and Castilian Spanish voice prompts. For more information on Allworx' offerings, please visit: www.allworx.com.
Allworx, a wholly owned subsidiary of PAETEC Holding Corp., develops award winning, phone & network systems for small-to-medium sized businesses through a network of Authorized Resellers. The product line includes the Allworx 6x, 10x and 24x systems and Allworx 9112 and 9102 phones along with a series of software options. By combining the advanced features of today's VoIP systems with the key system features SMBs have grown to rely on, Allworx systems are ideal replacements for the millions of aging (TDM) PBX and key phone systems in use today. Allworx' Consulting Division delivers elite software and digital hardware engineering services to both large and small companies who want to enhance and compliment their research and product development capabilities. For more information please visit www.allworx.com.
About INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine
INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the VoIP Authority since 1998(TM). Since the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has a circulation of 225,000 including pass-along readers. For more information, please visit www.itmag.com.
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and IMS Magazine. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. Ranked in the top 6,000 most visited Web sites in the world by alexa.com*, TMCnet serves as many as three million unique visitors each month. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, and Call Center 2.0 Conference. For more information visit www.tmcnet.com.