October 2, 2006 - Grandstream Networks, Inc. Receives a 2006 INTERNET TELEPHONY® Excellence Award GXP-2000 Honored For Delivering Exceptional IP Telephony Solutions BROOKLINE, MA — Grandstream Networks, Inc. a leading designer and manufacturer of next-generation IP Voice and Video products for broadband networks, today announced that the GXP-2000 IP Enterprise Phone has received the 2006 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award from Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) INTERNET TELEPHONY® magazine (www.itmag.com). INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been a VoIP Authority since 1998™. The GXP-2000 is a next-generation enterprise SIP telephone that is feature rich, easy to use, supports integrated power-over-Ethernet and is competitively priced. Expandable, secure and easy to manage, the GXP-2000 offers superior audio quality, 4 line indicators, 7 programmable keys, visual message indicator, full duplex hands-free speakerphone, dual 10M/100Mbps Ethernet ports, intuitive user interfaces, large back-lit graphical LCD display with support for multiple languages, security and privacy protection (SRTP, AES encrypted provisioning file, and soon to be released support for SIPS/TLS), screen content customization using XML, automated phone book synchronization with directory server using XML, as well as broad interoperability with most 3rd party SIP products. The GXP-2000 is an ideal IP phone for both the small business and the enterprise customer. “We are extremely pleased that the Grandstream GXP-2000 has been recognized by INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. This award provides tremendous validation of Grandstream’s core technology and the continued innovative development of the enterprise-level IP phone. The GXP-2000’s exceptional voice quality, excellent features and affordability really sets the product ahead of the competition,” said David Li, CEO of Grandstream Networks. “This award reinforces Grandstream’s commitment to developing innovative and affordable IP voice products. We look forward to providing more exciting IP multi-media products to our customers in the near future.” “The editorial staff of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine is proud to announce the winners of the second annual INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Awards. These companies are as varied as the products that fit under the IP telephony umbrella, but they have all achieved delivering winning solutions for their customers’ needs,” indicated Rich Tehrani, Editor-in-Chief of INTERNET TELEPHONY. “The winners of the second annual INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award are leaders in VoIP. Taking risks to advance VoIP technology and provide real solutions has earned Grandstream Networks recognition from the editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY. The GXP-2000 IP Phone has excelled in the VoIP/IP Telephony industry, and most importantly, its customers are willing to offer their testaments of support,” said Greg Galitzine, Editorial Director of INTERNET TELEPHONY. The 2006 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award winners will be published in the October 2006 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine, www.itmag.com. The GXP-2000 IP Enterprise phone is available through Grandstream’s distribution channels worldwide. For more information about GXV-2000, please visit www.grandstream.com. Quelle: Pressemitteilung About TMC® Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes four print publications: Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, SIP Magazine and IMS Magazine. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. Ranked in the top 1,400 sites in the world by alexa.com*, TMCnet serves more than one million unique visitors each month. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, The VoIP Developer Conference, VoIP Demo, IMS Expo and Call Center 2.0 Conference. TMCnet.com publishes more than 15 topical online newsletters. For more information about TMC® please visit www.tmcnet.com. (*alexa.com is an amazon.com company that ranks Web sites by their traffic levels. Neither alexa.com nor amazon.com is affiliated with TMCnet.) About GRANDSTREAM NETWORKS Grandstream Networks, Inc. is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of next generation IP voice & video products for broadband networks. Grandstream’s products deliver superb sound and picture quality, rich telephony features, full compliance with industry standards, and broad interoperability with most service providers and 3rd party SIP based VoIP products. Grandstream is consistently recognized in the VoIP industry for their innovation, affordability and superior value in their products. Grandstream Networks is a private company headquartered in Brookline, MA with offices in Los Angeles, Dallas and China. For more information, please visit www.grandstream.com.