Active Voice Announces Newest Version of Repartee® for Windows® 2000 Solutions

Active Voice to Demonstrate Repartee for Windows 2000 at COMDEX

Seattle, Washington, USA - November 15, 2002 – Active Voice, LLC, a global provider of unified messaging, computer telephony, and voice messaging solutions, today announced the newest version of its Repartee® UC (Unified Communications) and Repartee VM (Voice Messaging) for Windows® 2000 products (version 2.0), which will be made generally available to customers on November 22, 2002. Active Voice will demonstrate its Repartee for Windows 2000 products at COMDEX in Las Vegas, on November 18-22, booth #137 in the Microsoft Partner Pavilion.

"This latest version of Repartee builds on the strong Microsoft® Windows 2000 platform with features that enhance worker productivity, increase port capacity, and target the international market," said Mike Prescott, vice president of marketing for Active Voice. "We will continue to aggressively develop the Repartee for Windows 2000 products with innovative features that allow people to communicate in the most convenient and efficient way possible."

The Repartee for Windows 2000 products include a new Mailbox Manager application that brings voice mail capabilities to the desktop PC. The Mailbox Manager graphical user interface (GUI) allows subscribers to configure personal mailbox settings via the computer, in addition to using the telephone user interface (TUI). With this new tool, Repartee for Windows users can modify greetings, message notification, playback options and security codes from their desktop PC.

Additionally, the Repartee for Windows 2000 solutions now offer multilingual support. With 16 international prompt sets to choose from, including United Kingdom English, Spanish, German, and French, businesses are able to meet the language needs of their employees and customers. Other product improvements include expanded 48-port capacity, optional time and date stamp before message feature, and system administration console enhancements.

About AVST

With more than 35 years of continuous innovation, Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) is a trusted developer of software-based, enterprise-class Unified Communications (UC) solutions. Our mission is to design, deliver and support communications solutions that transform the productivity of individual workers, teams and enterprises while leveraging the value of their existing and evolving IT infrastructure. Thousands of businesses worldwide rely on AVST's advanced voice, mobility, team communications and business process UC solutions to meet their mission-critical communications requirements. The world-class interoperability and flexibility of AVST's UC platform provides a future-proofed bridge to their digital future. Headquartered in Orange County, California, AVST maintains facilities in Seattle, Washington, Victoria B.C., Canada, the United Kingdom, and has remote sales offices throughout the United States. AVST's UC solutions are sold and supported worldwide by an extensive network of resellers and OEM partners. To learn more about AVST, our products and partners, please visit www.avst.com or you can follow us at Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.

About XMedius

XMedius is a global leader in the field of enterprise communications solutions. Its suite of enterprise-grade on-premises and cloud communications solutions enable businesses to benefit from secure and unified communication as well as to exchange sensitive and confidential data that meets and exceeds industry regulatory compliance requirements. Based in Montreal (Canada) with offices in Seattle (USA) and Paris (France), the company serves businesses, enterprises and service providers through a global team of customer focused employees. Its solutions are deployed worldwide in over 17,500 locations across education, financial, government, healthcare, manufacturing, retail and legal services sectors. For more information about XMedius and its solutions, visit www.xmedius.com.


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