AVST Adds Teltronics as Strategic Reseller Partner

The Teltronics Suite of IP and Digital Switching Solutions will Include AVST's CallXpress®

Foothill Ranch, Calif., January 10, 2007Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST), a leading provider of unified communications solutions, today announced it has expanded its global presence by adding Teltronics, Inc. (OTCBB: TELT) to its growing list of global reseller partners.  Teltronics now offers AVST’s line of advanced unified communications solutions including its flagship product, CallXpress.

A premier provider of communication solutions and services, Teltronics has added AVST’s CallXpress product line to its suite of IP and digital switching systems.  AVST’s CallXpress platform delivers world-class call processing, voice messaging, unified messaging and advanced speech applications and increases employee productivity, effectiveness and collaboration at a minimal investment.

“Our mission is to design, develop and support innovative communications solutions that enable our customers to excel,” said Richard Begando, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Teltronics.  “The market for unified communications solutions is steadily growing.  Our customers require implementations that are quick, and have minimal disruption to day-to-day business.  AVST’s technology meets these basic requirements and also offers a messaging platform that will grow Teltronics’ business and move into the future.”

With over 36 years of industry expertise, Teltronics has developed a complete range of communications platforms that include digital switching systems, contact center applications and proactive, remote voice and data monitoring products.  The addition of CallXpress to the digital switching line offers Teltronics’ customers with a suite of second-generation communications solutions that enable a business to move into the future while protecting the infrastructure that is already in place.

“As an independent provider of voice and data solutions we are uniquely positioned to upgrade any communications infrastructure to the latest technology with the lowest overhead and fastest implementation of any provider on the market,” said Mike Berlin, AVST’s Vice President of Sales and Business Development.  “We are excited about this partnership with Teltronics and look forward to working together as they introduce CallXpress to their worldwide customer base.”

With over 35,000 systems sold worldwide, CallXpress is recognized as one of the most flexible and economical solutions for the enterprise market.  CallXpress is ideal for a variety of voice and data convergence needs and can be uniquely tailored to fit businesses and organizations in a wide range of industries.

About Teltronics
Teltronics, Inc. is a leading global provider of communications solutions and services that help businesses excel. The Company manufactures IP and digital telephone switching systems and software for small-to-large size businesses, government, and 911 public safety communications centers.  Teltronics offers a full suite of Contact Center solutions -software, services and support – to help their clients satisfy customer interactions.  Teltronics also provides remote maintenance hardware and software solutions to help large organizations and regional telephone companies effectively monitor and maintain their voice and data networks. The Company serves as an electronic contract-manufacturing partner to customers in the U.S. and overseas. Further information regarding Teltronics can be found at their web site, www.teltronics.com.

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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