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Panasonic Announces Interoperability Certification for Its SIP Telephones with IPsmarx Technology

<p class='bwalignc'> <i><b>Certification Confirms Interoperability of Panasonic's Scalable SIP Endpoints with IPsmarx Technology's Class 5 Softswitch & Multi-Tenant IP-PBX Solution</b></i> </p>

Monday, August 13, 2012

Panasonic Announces Interoperability Certification for Its SIP Telephones with IPsmarx Technology09:00 EDT Monday, August 13, 2012 SECAUCUS, N.J. (Business Wire) -- Panasonic, the leader in the business telephony market*, today announced that IPsmarx Technology has certified the Panasonic line of SIP Cordless Phone Systems, the KX-TGP500 and KX-TGP550, for use with their hosted telephony platform. This alliance solidifies Panasonic's global leadership in the DECT cordless telephone market with IPsmarx Technology's Class 5 Softswitch & Multi-Tenant IP-PBX Solution with integrated billing. The Panasonic SIP Cordless Phone Systems are ideal for both home office and business environments, boasting outstanding voice quality and a range of productivity-boosting options in feature-rich desk phone replacements. In addition, DECT 6.0 handsets ensure no interference with wireless networks and a convenient cordless design eliminates the need to run dedicated network wiring to each employee workstation. “Certification with Panasonic SIP endpoints furthers our mission to offer complete IP-PBX and billing solutions to VoIP service providers,” said Arash Vahidnia, CEO of IPsmarx Technology. “Integration with our Auto-Provisioning feature also enables our clients to easily and affordably implement this line of Panasonic products without having to manually configure the phones.” With the IPsmarx Cloud Based Multi-Tenant IP-PBX Solution, VoIP Service Providers are able to offer feature-rich IP-PBX service to their business clients. The all-in-one solution includes complete billing, e-commerce, and provisioning to facilitate easy deployment and a rapid return on investment. TGP500 Series DetailsKX-TGP500 The system features a wall-mountable base unit and one cordless handset. It is expandable up to six DECT 6.0 cordless handsets and supports up to eight phone numbers and three simultaneous calls. It boasts Wide Band Audio (G.722) and five-hour Talk Time, 10-day Standby. Its elegant design features a white backlit large LCD on the handset and a Handset locator button on the base unit. It also has a handset speakerphone, 2.5mm headset jack and belt clip. KX-TGP550 The KX-TGP550 has all the features and benefits of the KX-TGP500 and adds a corded base unit with a large white backlit LCD and five-hour Talk Time, 10-day Standby, plus a Hands-Free Speaker phone, Handset Call Button on the base unit and one-touch call transfer with Busy Lamp Indication. KX-TPA50 The TGP500 systems can be expanded up to a total of six cordless handsets by adding the KX-TPA50 cordless handset. Follow Panasonic for Business Receive updates and news from Panasonic for Business by connecting with us on Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Flickr and the Solutions for Business Blog. *For full calendar year of 2011 in North America. By the Parsippany, NJ based information technology market research firm T3i Group. Defined by T3i Group as the sum of key/hybrid, PBX, and IP-PBX business phone systems with 2-40 extensions. *For full calendar year of 2010 globally. By the UK-based market research firm MZA Ltd. Defined by MZA as the Corded PBX/IP PBX systems under 100 category. Panasonic Solutions for Business Built on a celebrated engineering foundation, Panasonic architects business technology solutions that help build a better world. Customers in government, healthcare, production, education and a wide variety of commercial enterprises, large and small, depend on integrated solutions from Panasonic to help them acquire, manage and interpret the information that drives innovation. The complete suite of Panasonic solutions addresses unified business communications, mobile computing, security and surveillance systems, retail information systems, office productivity solutions, high definition visual conferencing, projectors, professional displays and HD and 3D video production. As a result of its commitment to R&D, manufacturing and quality control, Panasonic engineers reliable and long-lasting solutions as a partner for continuous improvement. Panasonic solutions for business are delivered by Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, which is a Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation (NYSE: PC). All brand and company/product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective companies. All specifications are subject to change without notice. Information on Panasonic solutions for business can be obtained by calling 877-803-8492 or at www.panasonic.com. About Panasonic Corporation of North America Based in Secaucus, NJ, Panasonic Corporation of North America provides a broad line of digital and other electronics products and services for consumer, business and industrial use. The company is the principal North American subsidiary of Osaka, Japan-based Panasonic Corporation (NYSE: PC), and the hub of Panasonic's U.S. branding, marketing, sales, service and R&D operations. Panasonic was the only Consumer Electronics company to be listed in the top ten brands on the Interbrand Best Global Green Brands 2011 ranking (http://www.interbrand.com/en/best-global-brands/Best-Global-Green-Brands/2011-Report/BestGlobalGreenBrandsTable-2011.aspx). As part of its continuing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint, Panasonic Corporation of North America will relocate its operations to a new eco-efficient office tower adjacent to a mass transit hub in Newark, NJ in 2013. Information about Panasonic Eco Ideas initiatives is available at http://panasonic.net/eco/ecoideas/. Information about Panasonic and its products is available at www.panasonic.com. Additional company information for journalists is also available at www.panasonic.com/pressroom. About IPsmarx Technology, Inc. IPsmarx Technology has been providing feature rich VoIP solutions since 2001 in 68 countries. Their Class 4 & 5 Softswitch solutions, SIP Based Calling Card Platform, and Multi-Tenant IP-PBX Platform with integrated billing have earned worldwide acclaim. Systems from IPsmarx are modular, scalable and flexible. This gives clients the opportunity to customize solutions to their needs. Visit IPsmarx at www.ipsmarx.com Cohn & Wolfe for PanasonicHolly Luka, 415 365-8539 directHolly.Luka@cohnwolfe.comPanasonicB2B.PR@cohnwolfe.comorPanasonicLori Chiazzo, 201 392-4178 directlori.chiazzo@us.panasonic.com