AVST Demonstrates CallXpress at Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2008

ORLANDO, Fla., October 13, 2008Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) will be showcasing its flagship product line, CallXpress, at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2008.  AVST will highlight the flexibility of its market-leading platform, citing real-life examples from its global customer base of over 40,000 systems worldwide.  AVST will be demonstrating CallXpress at booth #1405 on the show floor at Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort from October 13 – 16.

The Gartner Symposium ITxpo is one of the most comprehensive IT business conferences and is hosted by Gartner, the world’s largest provider of information technology research and analysis.  A gathering of hundreds of companies displaying their newest technologies to solve problems and help with innovation to achieve growth, the ITxpo offers attendees an opportunity to interact with solution providers in a no-hype environment.

 “Gartner is highly respected in the industry and has orchestrated an event that brings together high profile executives to network and share technology innovations,” said Denny Michael, AVST Vice President of Marketing.  “The communications landscape is ever-changing and we are pleased to have this opportunity to share the benefits of our solutions and help attendees as they begin their transition to the next generation in communications platforms.”

Attendees to the Gartner Symposium ITxpo can take advantage of the booths, theaters and learning labs that deliver the information necessary to make the right decision.  Gartner analysts are on-hand to give 20-minute presentations on relevant technology and service markets.  Learning Labs are available for 30-minute super tutorials for hands on access to test and explore the features of new and emerging products.  Community lounges are available for attendees to connect with their peers on technology challenges and solutions.

“Gartner fosters a learning environment at the Symposium ITxpo,” added Michael.  “It’s a great venue for us to begin a dialogue with senior level executives looking to find solutions that meet their communications needs.”

CallXpress delivers world-class call processing, voicemail, unified messaging, fax, notification and speech-enabled personal assistant and automated attendant capabilities to help employees become more productive.  Users can manage voice, fax and e-mail messages from any location at any time—via laptop, telephone, cell phone or the Internet.

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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