INGATE® SYSTEMS AWARDED "BEST OF SHOW" AT
INTERNET TELEPHONY® CONFERENCE & EXPO LOS ANGELES 2005
Ingate Advanced SIP Routing Software Module, and New Firewalls and SIParators
Singled Out for Innovation at Leading VoIP Event
HOLLIS, NH -- Nov 22, 2005-
Ingate® Systems (www.ingate.com), which develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge, announces that Ingate Advanced SIP Routing software module, and Ingate Firewall® 1450 and Ingate SIParator® 45 have been named "Best of Show" winners at Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC®).s Internet Telephony Conference & Expo Los Angeles 2005.
The awards recognize innovative technology and creative product feature sets. Forward-looking products that will serve as a base upon which to build future developments in the industry were also awarded. Each winner submitted a thorough application and displayed and demonstrated their product on the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo exhibit floor.
Ingate Advanced SIP Routing module provides increased functionality for controlling and routing SIP media, both for incoming and outgoing communications. It gives IT managers the ability to control how the SIP traffic should be routed in a very detailed and flexible way, making almost any scenario possible. The new software module supports least-cost routing, ENUM lookup, emergency calls and can also handle transcoding of transport protocols like TCP, UDP and TLS.
The new Firewalls and SIParators offer businesses unique flexibility combined with complete support for SIP-based IP communications. Like all Ingate hardware, the Firewall 1450 and SIParator 45 solve the Network Address Translation (NAT) traversal issues inherent in SIP communications, and offer both far- and near-end NAT traversal to extend the SIP capabilities within the corporate network to remote workers. Incorporated in the new Firewalls and SIParators is the same full SIP proxy, which deliver maximum control over SIP signaling, traffic and network security as in all Ingate Firewalls and SIParators.
"We are honored to be recognized by TMC with the "Best of Show" award," said Olle Westerberg, Chief Executive Officer, Ingate Systems. "We pride ourselves in bringing the very best in next-generation firewall technology to our customers."
"These companies are pioneers and are responsible for the amazing growth in the VoIP market this year. Selecting Best of Show winners each year becomes more and more difficult as the solutions displayed on the exhibit floor become more and more impressive. Every product is worthy of distinction, therefore you can rest assured that the companies and products on the list this year represent truly outstanding achievement in IP telephony," said Rich Tehrani, president and group editor-in-chief of TMC®.
Internet Telephony Conference & Expo, held twice a year, is the leading event focused on VoIP and other IP telephony-based solutions. The conference and EXPO attracts small and large enterprises, government agencies and service providers seeking equipment and services; as well as developers and resellers. The Fall 2005 event was the twelfth conducted by TMC®.
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes four print magazines: Customer Interaction Solutions, Internet Telephony, SIP Magazine and IMS Magazine; as well as the digital publications, Speech-World, WiFI Telephony Magazine, VoIP Developer, IPTV Magazine and WiMAX Magazine. TMC also produces TMCnet, the world.s leading communications and technology Web site. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. TMC produces Internet Telephony Conference & Expo, The VoIP Developer Conference, Speech-World Conference, IP Contact Center Summit and The Global Call Center Outsourcing Summit. TMCnet, ranked among the top 2,500 Web sites in the World by Alexa.com, publishes more than 20 topical online newsletters.
About Ingate® Systems
Ingate® Systems develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge. Ingate has a long history of developing next-generation firewall technology that solves the NAT/firewall traversal issue inherent in SIP communications. In addition to an extensive line of Ingate Firewalls®, the company also produces the award-winning Ingate SIParator®, a device that connects to an existing network firewall to seamlessly enable SIP communications. Ingate products currently protect the networks of retail companies, financial institutions, industrial firms, government agencies and small-to-large enterprises throughout Europe, Asia and North America. Ingate Systems AB is headquartered in Sweden with offices in Stockholm and Linköping. Its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ingate Systems Inc., is located in Hollis, New Hampshire, with a U.S. technology center in Frisco, Texas. For more information on Ingate Systems,
For more information, please contact:
Hillary Call, Public Relations Manager, Ingate Systems
Michael Genaro, TMC
(203) 852-6800, ext. 142