Active Voice Set to Release New Speech-Driven Solution

SEATTLE, WAŚMarch 25, 2008 - Active Voice, LLC, a global leader in Unified Messaging, Unified Communications and speech-activated solutions, will soon unveil Active Voice SPEAK, its new speech-enabled auto attendant system that leverages open standards and cutting-edge technologies designed specifically for the needs of small to mid-size businesses (SMBs).

SPEAK improves business productivity by automatically routing calls and free staff to focus on relevant tasks; provides consistent customer service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year; allows safe, convenient mobile access for employees and customers; and helps mobile users communicate better.

In addition, SPEAK is self-configurable through a plug-and-play appliance, offering quick and easy deployment.

More to come April 2008.

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.

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