Sangoma’s Lync Express Named Best VoIP CPE Solution by ITSPA

UK-based VoIP Industry Association Includes Lync Express Among Best Products and Solutions in 5th Annual Awards Ceremony

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 16, 2013) – Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for both voice and data, announced that the Internet Telephony Services Providers’ Association (ITSPA), the voice of the UK VoIP industry, has awarded its Best VoIP CPE Solution Award to the NetBorder™ Lync Express from Sangoma. The award was recently presented during a ceremony hosted by Dr. Julian Huppert, MP, vice chair of the Parliamentary Internet Communications and Technology Forum at the House of Commons in London. The NetBorder Lync Express is an all-in-one appliance that incorporates all of the Microsoft® Lync™ software and services necessary for a complete Lync services environment along with a VoIP gateway to facilitate Lync deployments serving up to 500 seats.

The ITSPA annually presents awards in eight categories that represent the range and scope of the VoIP and Unified Communications (UC) industry in the United Kingdom. Sangoma was selected from among a broad group of entries from leading technology providers in the enterprise communications space. “We were very pleased that Lync Express was recognized by ITSPA, and it was an honor to accept this award in the House of Commons on behalf of the entire Sangoma team,” said Simon Horton, Sangoma UK GM & director of product management. “ITSPA keeps a close watch on industry trends and business needs throughout the UK, and its recognition of the NetBorder Lync Express as the Best VoIP CPE solution validates Sangoma’s efforts for making Lync deployments simple and cost effective is indeed a winning strategy. Sangoma is committed to continuing this initiative, and will soon roll out exciting new capabilities in the Lync Express product line that will make it even more flexible and powerful for addressing Lync and VoIP deployments by enterprises throughout the UK and the rest of the world.”

Sangoma’s industry-leading solution portfolio enables the interworking of a wide variety of disparate TDM and IP networks, clouds, protocols, services, devices, and applications. Its portfolio includes award-winning voice and data boards, transcoding and gateway software, standalone gateway appliances for SS7 and TDM-to-SIP, wireless boards, multiplexers, Microsoft Lync gateways, and session border controllers. These products are designed for simple integration with open source and closed source IP PBX applications, contact centers, unified communications systems and service provider networks. For more information about the Sangoma portfolio of IP telephony and network integration solutions, or to locate an authorized reseller, visit www.sangoma.com.

About Sangoma Technologies Corporation
Sangoma Technologies is a trusted leader in delivering value-based Communications as a Service (CaaS) solutions for businesses of all sizes. Sangoma’s cloud-based Services include Unified Communication (UCaaS) business communications, Meetings as a Service (MaaS), Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS), Trunking as a Service (TaaS), Fax as a Service (FaaS), Device as a Service (DaaS), and Access Control as a Service (ACaaS), Managed Internet Access, Managed Security, Managed SD-WAN. In addition, Sangoma offers a complete line of communications Products, including premise-based UC systems, a full line of desk phones and headsets, and a complete connectivity suite (gateways/SBCs/telephony cards). Sangoma’s products and services are used worldwide in leading UC, PBX, IVR, contact centers, carrier networks, office productivity, and data communication applications. Sangoma is also the primary developer and sponsor of Asterisk and FreePBX, the world’s two most widely used open-source communication software projects.
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Sangoma Technologies Corporation

David Moore
Chief Financial Officer
(905) 474-1990 Ext. 4107
dsmoore@sangoma.com
www.sangoma.com

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