MIAMI, Jan 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cbeyond, Inc. (www.cbeyond.net/smb) (NASDAQ:CBEY, news, filings) a provider of communications and IT solutions to more than 48,000 small businesses across the country will participate in the SIP Trunk Summit at ITEXPO East (January 20-22, 2010). Cbeyond will present on two panels discussing the features and benefits of SIP trunking for small business.
ITEXPO is a bi-annual telephony tradeshow and symposium that educates resellers, enterprises, small and medium businesses and government agencies about the challenges and technologies related to IP-based voice, data, fax and unified communications. Jason Walker, Cbeyond's product manager for SIPConnect, will speak on a panel discussing SIP trunking for small business on January 20, 2010, at 1:55 p.m. Eastern time. Walker will also present a Cbeyond case study on SIP trunking installation focusing on the perspective of the service provider on January 21, 2010, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern time.
Since 2005, Cbeyond has been a leader in the development of the SIPConnect standard and in deploying commercial SIPConnect services for small businesses. SIPConnect greatly enhances a small businesses' productivity by eliminating expensive gateway equipment and providing the rich telephony feature set normally only available to large enterprises. Cbeyond, one of the original contributors to a working group which authored the accepted specification for SIP trunking, has certified over 20 IP PBX manufacturers as being interoperable with its all-IP network. As a result of these certifications, customers may interconnect leading IP phone systems and Cbeyond's core voice and data package, BeyondVoice with SIPConnect.
At ITEXPO, Cbeyond will also be talking about the latest developments of its recently announced Platform Partner Program designed to make the most innovative voice and data solutions available to small businesses. The Cbeyond Platform Partner Program aligns Cbeyond with leading IP PBX equipment manufacturers to certify the equipment as interoperable with Cbeyond's core voice and data services offering: BeyondVoice with SIPConnect(R). In addition, the program aligns Cbeyond and manufacturers across sales, marketing, training, technology and support groups within the organizations to bring a seamless end-to-end experience to customers through innovation and service excellence.
Cbeyond, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBEY) is a leading provider of IT and communications services to more than 48,000 small businesses throughout the United States. Recently named as the sixth fastest growing technology company by Forbes magazine, and added to Standard & Poor's Small Cap S&P 600 Index, Cbeyond offers more than 30 productivity-enhancing applications including local and long-distance voice, broadband Internet, mobile, BlackBerry(R), broadband laptop access, voicemail, email, web hosting, fax-to-email, data backup, file-sharing and virtual private networking. Cbeyond delivers these services over a 100 percent private all IP network. For more information on Cbeyond, visit www.cbeyond.net.
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