AVST Demonstrates CallXpress 8 at the 2009 Internet Telephony Conference & EXPO (ITEXPO)

AVST on hand to help celebrate the 10th anniversary of the world’s largest and best-attended IP Communications trade show

LOS ANGELES, Calif., September 2, 2009 – This week at TMC’s ITEXPO West 2009, Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) will be showcasing its flagship Unified Communications platform, CallXpress® 8, to an anticipated audience of over 7,000 buyers and sellers of IP communications products and services. From September 2-3, AVST will demonstrate the benefits of CallXpress 8 in Booth #232 on the show floor of the LA Convention Center.

AVST has designed CallXpress to address the growing market for enterprise-class Unified Communications solutions that facilitate the move from traditional telephony systems to next-generation IP telephony by leveraging their existing infrastructure to offer advanced call processing, voicemail, unified messaging, personal assistant, fax, speech, and notification capabilities. To make the transition to Unified Communications as seamless as possible for businesses of all sizes, AVST offers more than 250 TDM and IP-PBX integrations with the ability to support multiple switches on a CallXpress system. CallXpress offers the most comprehensive collection of IP integrations available, including Alcatel®, Avaya®, Cisco®, Mitel®, Nortel® and NEC Sphericall.

Today’s connected businesses are continually looking for solutions to increase productivity with less resources and time. The CallXpress Unified Communications platform turns a telephone system into a productivity tool, allowing organizations to leverage and extend their existing investments rather than spending money to replace them. Over 40,000 organizations rely on CallXpress to increase productivity, enable users to stay mobile, and improve their overall communications performance.

Denny Michael, AVST’s Vice President of Marketing stated “AVST has a rich history in the business marketplace and is looking forward to this annual industry conference. Each year as businesses progress and the speed at which decision making is happening, the need to stay competitive moves to the top of our agenda. At AVST we enable organizations to implement Unified Communications applications that increase productivity while supporting their existing PBX. Our solution is a natural fit for this audience and ITEXPO is the perfect venue to co-strategize”.

CallXpress 8 delivers a powerful suite of Unified Communications applications including advanced call processing, voicemail, unified messaging, personal assistant, fax, speech and notification capabilities to help businesses become more productive. For more information about AVST’s products visit the company’s website at www.avst.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.

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