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Active Voice Announces General Availability of VideoMail Version 1.1

VideoMail v1.1 offers integration to Kinesis Unified Messaging Systems and more.

September 25, 2008 — Active Voice, LLC, a global provider of voice mail, unified communications and speech-activated solutions, announces the release of its new VideoMail Version 1.1. In addition to providing enhancements to unified messaging with Kinesis, VideoMail offers flexibility to be installed as a standalone application with all Active Voice messaging solutions.

“Over the last several months, Active Voice has introduced some innovative messaging functionality that differentiates them from the competition and appeals to a more technologically savvy generation of users. VideoMail, support for iGoogle or iTunes personal portals and voice/fax notifications via RSS feeds to a desktop or mobile device, including an Apple iPod, are just a few of the new forward-looking solutions from Active Voice.”

Sandra Gustavsen,
Analyst, TelecomTactics

Kinesis AVMS is Flexible, Scalable and Reliable
Kinesis delivers a wide range of messaging and mobility features that can help companies streamline communications and business workflow. The Kinesis system provides convenient access to voice, fax, and e-mail messages from the phone, Microsoft Outlook® client, or browser, helping to improve employee productivity and maximize collaboration. Active Voice’s Kinesis solution gives users the flexibility to access their voice, fax and e-mail messages from the Microsoft Outlook inbox, where the information can be managed from a PC, telephone or the Internet. Users can also access their calendars and listen and reply to e-mail using the latest Text-to-Speech technology. Increased message access and real-time call control can allow business professionals to provide exceptional customer service and quickly share information across the company.

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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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AVST and XMedius have joined forces to offer a suite of secure enterprise-grade communications solutions, built for any industry.