September 18, 2008
TMC Names Best of Show Winners of INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO West 2008
Outstanding IP Telephony Solutions Recognized at Leading IP Communications Conference at Los Angeles Convention Center
Norwalk, CT, and Los Angeles, CA, September 18, 2008 — Technology Marketing Corporation, (TMC (News - Alert)), today announced the winners of its prestigious “Best of Show” award at the INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO West 2008. The event concludes today at the LA Convention Center in Los Angeles, California.
The awards recognize innovative technology and creative product feature sets. Forward-looking products that will serve as a base upon which to build future developments in our industry were also awarded. Each winner displayed and demonstrated its product on the INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO exhibit floor. Awards were determined by a panel of judges who visited with exhibitors, viewed product demos, and interviewed company staff.
The following companies and their products were awarded the “Best of Show” designation:
Best Service Provider Solution
Best Large Enterprise Solution
Best SMB Solution
Best Consumer Offering
Best Development Tool
Apex Voice Communications
Most Innovative Solution
Best of Call Center 2.0
Best of Open Source
“These companies are pioneers and their products represent the cream of the crop in VoIP solutions,” said Rich Tehrani, president and group editor-in-chief of TMC. “As the event grows, selecting Best of Show winners each year becomes more and more difficult as the solutions displayed on the exhibit floor become more and more impressive.”
Tehrani continued: “Every product is worthy of distinction, therefore you can rest assured that the companies and products on the list this year represent truly outstanding achievement in IP telephony.”
INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, held twice a year, is the leading event focused on IP Communications and IP telephony-based solutions. The conference attracts service providers, small and large enterprises, and government agencies seeking VoIP equipment and services; as well as developers and resellers. The West 2008 event was the 18th conducted by TMC.
INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO East 2009 will be held February 2–4, 2009 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Call now for details about attending or exhibiting, 1-203-852-6800, ext. 146, or e-mail email@example.com.
INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO is the world’s largest international IP Communications marketplace where buyers and sellers convene at a single venue. The show includes three days of conference sessions, two days of exhibits, and networking events. The schedule gives vendors, manufacturers, and other interested parties an ideal opportunity to meet and compare products, as well as ascertain an accurate snapshot of the state of the industry.
For more information about the show or any of the winners, visit www.itexpo.com.
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is an integrated global media company helping our clients build communities in print, in-person and online. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and IMS Magazine. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. According to Quantcast*, TMCnet reaches nearly one million U.S. unique visitors each month. TMCnet serves as many as three million unique visitors globally each month according to Webtrends. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, Call Center 2.0 Conference and Communications Developer Conference. (*Quantcast is an independent Web site that monitors U.S. Web traffic)
TMC also recently launched new industry-specific Web sites: Cable.TMCnet.com, Green.TMCnet.com, iPhone.TMCnet.com, IT.TMCnet.com, Robotics.TMCnet.com, Satellite.TMCnet.com and WiMAXToday.TMCnet.com.
For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com.
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Edited by Mae Kowalke