Ooma Awarded 2009 Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award
ooma Hub and Scout Recognized for Exceptional Innovation
Palo Alto, Calif - Monday, June 8th, 2009
Ooma announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), a global integrated media company, named the ooma Hub and Scout as a 2009 TMC Labs Innovation Award winner presented by its publication Unified Communications.
“ooma Hub and Scout offer major advancements on traditional home phone service – delivering an unparalleled calling experience at a significant cost savings to consumers,” said Eric Stang, Chief Executive Officer at ooma. “Achieving the 2009 Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award validates ooma’s dedication to technology excellence while improving the home phone experience for consumers around the globe. We are honored to be recognized by TMC and Unified Communications for our dedication to revolutionary home phone communication.”
“Ooma has demonstrated a commitment to quality, and a commitment to the further development of the unified communications industry through the ooma Hub and Scout,” said Tom Keating, CTO and TMC Labs editorial director at TMC. “ooma deserves this great honor, and I look forward to seeing other innovative solutions from them as they continue to contribute to the future of the UC industry.”
“We’re proud to grant ooma with a Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award,” stated Rich Tehrani, TMC president. “ooma Hub and Scout is clearly deserving of recognition for its out-of-box innovation.”
The TMC Labs Innovation Award honors products that have demonstrated raw innovation, unique features, and significant contributions toward improving communications technology. The TMC Labs Innovation Award is not granted to the best-selling products, but instead to those demonstrating a significant contribution to the industry.
2009 TMC Labs Innovation Award winners can be found in the May/June 2009 issue of Unified Communications magazine. About Unified Communications Magazine
Launched in July 2007, Unified Communications magazine is devoted to educating enterprise decision makers on why and how they need to deploy unified communications (UC) solutions. Every issue of Unified Communications magazine features a comprehensive news section; case studies of successful deployments and lessons learned; interviews with leading hardware and software companies; and an ‘industry’ section, featuring analysis of important mergers and acquisition, partnerships and a Wall Street perspective on the unified communications market. Unified Communications has a readership of 100,000.
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is a global integrated media company helping our clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and NGN Magazine. TMCnet, TMC’s Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by two to three million unique visitors each month worldwide, according to Webtrends. TMCnet is ranked as 2,921 in Quantcast’s Top U.S. Sites placing TMCnet in the top .03% most visited Web sites in the US. In addition, TMC produces ITEXPO, 4GWE Conference, Digium|Asterisk World and Communications Developer Conference.
TMC’s Green Blog has been ranked on the “100 Best Blogs for Those Who Want to Change the World”.
TMC also recently launched new industry-specific Web sites: IT.TMCnet.com, Cable.TMCnet.com, Robotics.TMCnet.com, Satellite.TMCnet.com, Green.TMCnet.com.
New services offered by TMCnet include the Tech Jobs site and TMCnet iPhone News.
For more information about TMC, visit http://www.tmcnet.com/.
About Ooma, Inc.
Founded in 2004, Ooma creates new communications experiences for small businesses and consumers. Its smart platform serves as a communications hub, which offers cloud-based telephony and other connected services. Ooma combines PureVoice HD call quality and innovative features with mobile applications for reliable anytime, anywhere calling. The company has been ranked the No. 1 home phone service for overall satisfaction and value for five consecutive years by the leading consumer research publication. Ooma is also partnering with connected device makers to create smarter offices and homes. Ooma is available in stores and online from leading retailers. For more information about Ooma, please visit www.ooma.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.
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