Palo Alto, CA - Monday, June 15th, 2009
Ooma announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), a global integrated media company, named the ooma Hub and Scout as a recipient of the First Annual NGN Leadership Award presented by its publication, NGN, www.ngnmag.com.
The ooma system combines with a broadband Internet connection and home phones to provide incredible cost savings and advanced telephony features through VoIP technology. The ooma Hub is a one-time purchase that eliminates monthly phone bills, and offers free calling in the U.S. and low international rates. The ooma Hub’s high-performance Linux system enables a fully networked home by connecting the Internet, home phone and cell phone into one system. The ooma Scout extends the benefits of the ooma system to additional phones in the home.
“Every day, consumers and technologists alike are discovering and enjoying ooma’s superior call quality, impressive suite of features, and ease of use, while saving money by eliminating the monthly phone bill,” said Eric Stang, Chief Executive Officer at ooma. “We would like to thank NGN Magazine for awarding our product with such high distinctions and honoring us with this award.”
The NGN Leadership Award has been established to recognize outstanding achievement in the IP Communications community, including outstanding products, services and technologies relating to IMS and NGN environments.
“Ooma has been recognized for their exceptional work in advancing IMS and NGN services and technologies, and we honor the ooma Hub and Scout with an NGN Leadership Award. With the significant growth in next generation network technologies, receiving this award distinguishes them as a leader in the industry,” stated Rich Tehrani, president of TMC.
The 2009 NGN Leadership Award winners can be found in the May/June 2009 issue of NGN magazine, www.ngnmag.com.
NGN Magazine is the resource for communications service providers and the supporting ecosystem of equipment providers, system integrators, and solutions developers as they make the transition to next generation networks. NGN Magazine will cover how these new technologies will integrate with legacy systems, and how they will improve service, deliver new applications, and offer ROI to carriers. TMC continues to provide leading-edge information as this market develops. NGN represents the evolution of IMS Magazine. Launched in January 2009, NGN encompasses a wider swath of the important trends and newsmakers that are shaping the networks of the future.
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/.
Ooma (NYSE: OOMA) creates powerful connected experiences for businesses and consumers, delivered from its smart cloud-based SaaS platform. For businesses of all sizes, Ooma provides advanced voice and collaboration features that are flexible and scalable. For consumers, Ooma’s residential phone service provides PureVoice HD voice quality, advanced functionality and integration with mobile devices. Ooma’s innovative smart security solution delivers a range of wireless security sensors that make it easy for anyone to protect their home or business. Learn more at www.ooma.com.