MVD Communications Partners with AVST

MVD Communications Partners with AVST to Sell the Company's CallXpress Unified Communications Platform

Cincinnati, Ohio, February 1, 2010 - MVD Communications, a recognized voice and data solutions provider for companies nationwide, has partnered with Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) to provide their customers CallXpress®, an innovative Unified Communications platform. CallXpress delivers a powerful suite of applications including advanced call processing, voicemail, unified messaging, personal assistant, fax, speech, and notification capabilities to enhance the productivity of users and businesses.

"We work closely with the manufacturers we represent to ensure we are aware of the latest technologies and evaluate new products for efficiency and viability for our company and our clients," said Jeff Black, President and CEO of MVD Communications. "We are very excited to have joined the exclusive list of AVST resellers and look forward to helping our customers as they execute their technology roadmaps," said Black.

MVD is constantly adjusting its business plan to meet the demands of customers in the ever changing world of telecommunications, especially those who are ready to replace their legacy voicemail systems.  CallXpress is a leader in interoperability, integrating with more than 250 TDM, IP, and Centrex telephony switch options, therefore MVD customers can realize the benefits of next-generation enterprise communications solutions while protecting and extending their existing infrastructure.

"Companies of all sizes are actively seeking to replace their first generation communications systems with new technologies," said Denny Michael, AVST Vice President of Marketing. "MVD is a welcome addition to the network of resellers, and with their experience in this market, they are well-positioned to bring the CallXpress Unified Communications solution to customers looking to increase productivity within their organization."

About MVD Communications
With offices in Ohio, Indiana and Florida, as well as a full deployment center in Nebraska, MVD Communications has been providing nationwide service to the business community since 1992. MVD provides full-service telecommunication solutions to business customers through best-of-breed manufacturers such as Avaya, Mitel and others. Services include 24 x 7 remote monitoring and repairing of communications systems; a broad array of Maintenance Plans; Managed Services programs and Carrier Services. For additional information please visit www.mvdcommunications.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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