PR Archives:  LatestBy Company By Date

Press Release -- October 20th, 2011
Source: Inteliquent

Neutral Tandem Receives a 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award

HD Voice Interconnection Service Honored For Exceptional IP Communications Solutions

CHICAGO, IL, October 20, 2011 – Neutral Tandem, Inc., (NASDAQ:TNDM, news, filings), a leading provider of global interconnection services, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, named Neutral Tandem’s HD Voice Interconnection Service as a recipient of the 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award presented by INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

“With the advancements in HD Voice technology, and the recent launch of our HD Voice Interconnect platform, we are pleased to receive TMC’s 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award,” said Surendra Saboo, President and COO of Neutral Tandem. “It serves as a great recognition of Neutral Tandem’s innovation in high-definition voice routing and performance.”

Launched in August 2011, Neutral Tandem’s HD Voice Interconnection Service is a straightforward service aimed at providing carriers and service providers, poised to launch wideband calling services, the ability to efficiently route HD Voice calls between competitive carriers and hosted Voice Application Providers.

“Taking risks to advance IP Communications technology and provide real solutions has earned Neutral Tandem recognition from the editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY and an INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award. The company’s HD Voice Interconnect service is a new cutting edge solution,” stated Erik Linask, Group Editorial Director of INTERNET TELEPHONY.

“We are proud to present Neutral Tandem with a 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award. Its HD Voice Interconnect Service has makes an outstanding contribution to the development of IP communications,” continued Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.

The 2011 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award winners are published in the October 2011 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine,

For more information, please visit

About Neutral Tandem, Inc.

Headquartered in Chicago, Neutral Tandem, Inc. provides voice, data and video interconnection services worldwide. In October 2010, Neutral Tandem acquired Tinet, a global carrier focused on the IP Transit and Ethernet wholesale market. The acquisition combines Neutral Tandem’s interconnection services for wireless, wireline, cable and broadband companies with Tinet’s global IP backbone. Collectively, Neutral Tandem provides voice, IP Transit and Ethernet solutions to carriers, service providers, and content management firms worldwide. With over 100 Ethernet sites, the company is now the largest global Ethernet interconnection provider, a top 10 global IPv4 backbone provider and has a leading IPv6 network. Please visit Neutral Tandem’s website at and follow us on Twitter@NeutralTandem.

INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the IP Communications Authority since 1998. Beginning with the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine reaches more than 225,000 readers, including pass-along readers. For more information, please visit

About TMC

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person, and online. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, InfoTECH Spotlight and Next Gen Mobility magazines. TMCnet, which is read by nearly two million unique visitors each month, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries.

TMC is the producer of ITEXPO, the world’s largest and best-attended IP Communications event. ITEXPO West 2010 was ranked #3 on Trade Show Executive’s Fastest 50 Award List. In addition, TMC runs multiple industry events: 4G Wireless Evolution; Smart Grid Summit; M2M Evolution; Cloud Communications Expo; SIP Tutorial; VIPeering; Business Video Expo; Regulatory 2.0 Workshop, DevCon5: The HTML5 Development Conference; CVx; Digium|Asterisk World; StartupCamp; MSPAlliance, MSPWorld and more! Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

For more information about TMC, visit

TMC Contact:
Jan Pierret
Marketing Manager
203-852-6800, ext. 228

Neutral Tandem Media Contact:
Ilissa Miller
Jaymie Scotto & Associates Neutral Tandem
1-866-695-3629 1-866-268-4744

Neutral Tandem Investor Contact:
Jim Polson
Neutral Tandem

PR Archives: Latest, By Company, By Date