AVST Marks 30 Years of Excellence

Software Developer at Forefront of Enterprise Class Interoperability, Mobility and Cloud-Based Communications Solutions

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., October 2, 2012 Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST), a leading independent developer of software-based unified communications (UC) solutions, announced today that it is celebrating its 30th year of innovation.

From its technology partners to its large global network of resellers and OEMs to its dedicated employees, AVST has built a robust ecosystem that has played a key role in the company's success and longevity.  "The industry has certainly changed over the past three decades, but AVST's passion for designing and delivering enterprise-class, software-based communication solutions that transform enterprise productivity remains unwavering," notes AVST President & CEO, Hardy Myers.  "The breadth and depth of the AVST product line has never been stronger then it is today.  Our CX-E platform delivers industry leading interoperability that uniquely enables the evolutionary transition of an enterprise's mission critical communications infrastructure while enabling an enterprise to deploy best of breed next generation UC capabilities."

Significant AVST accomplishments include:

  • Over 15 million users worldwide;
  • A complete product line of best of breed switch-independent UC solutions addressing SMB, Enterprise (Private Cloud) and Public Cloud;
  • Broadest interoperability capabilities in the UC market segment;
  • Three global OEMs with significant additional partnering activities in discussion across all product lines;
  • The successful integration of five acquired organizations over the past decade; and
  • A committed focus on delivering a "Customer First, Always!" level of service from the AVST organization.

AVST focuses on providing best of breed UC solutions to SMBs, large enterprises, and public institutions worldwide.  Over 15 million users rely on AVST solutions, including many Fortune 500 companies with different levels of deployment and integrations, ranging from regional branch offices to large corporate headquarters.  AVST's customers are geographically concentrated in North America and Europe, with particular strength in the education, health care, and government sectors.  AVST's flagship offering, the CX-Series, brings feature-rich, highly interoperable UC to organizations of all sizes.

For more information, please visit the company 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.

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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