San Francisco: 4th January, 2011 – CommuniGate Systems, the leader in super efficient, massively scalable Unified Communication multi-tenant hosting technology, has been nominated for the Telecom Council’s coveted Graham Bell SPIFFY Award. Judged by 20 global carriers, this award “recognizes the company that advanced the noble cause of improving telecommunications.”

CommuniGate Systems develops the only fully unified communications solution for the multi-tenant carrier environment. Combining virtually all forms of communication including HD Voice & video, mVoIP, conferencing, PBX, collaboration, SMS, IM, e-mail and more into one platform with a universal client application called Pronto!, CommuniGate Systems delivers massive scalability, with exceptional features and unparalleled cost-effectiveness.

“Being nominated for this award is truly exciting.” commented Jon Doyle, Vice President CommuniGate Systems, “These awards are taken seriously through the telecoms industry, and being nominated for the Best Communication Solution is an honor that reflects our passion in providing exceptional communication solutions for our service providers partners as they build out their cloud environment for business and residential subscribers.”

“After reviewing over 100 other startups in 2010, our carrier members selected CommuniGate Systems as a company with the technology worthy of attention.” stated Liz Kerton, President of Telecom Council. “Their attempt to advance the state of telecommunications by changing the way carriers deliver applications is high commendable.”

CommuniGate Systems will be announcing the 4th generation Pronto™ product portfolio with mobile clients for Android & iOS4 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this coming February. Visit us at Stand 7E40, for a live demonstration.

Find out more about how CommuniGate Systems are driving innovation across the industry with our executive summits www.communigate.com/Bodrum/2010

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About CommuniGate Systems

CommuniGate Systems develops carrier-grade unified communications software for fixed-line, cable and mobile operators to deliver value-added voice and multimedia services over their IP-based networks. The Company’s software solutions enable service providers to deliver hosted, SaaS, or cloud-based communications, including Voice over IP (VoIP), Mobile Voice over IP (mVoIP), Unified Communications and converged mobile and fixed-line services cost-effectively at massive scale.

The Company’s software comprises of the industry acclaimed CommuniGate Pro™, and the application suites Pronto™, MobileOffice™, UC Centrex™, VoicePlus™ and MessagePlus™. For more information visit www.communigate.com.

Press Contacts:

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CommuniGate Systems

+49 30 2589 5018

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