June 18, 2008

Allworx Named 2007 Product of The Year By Communications Solutions Magazine

Allworx, the small to medium business phone and network solutions company, today announced that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC), the publisher of Communications Solutions magazine has named Allworx as a recipient of its Product of the Year Award. Two Allworx products, the 6x communications system and Allworx' flagship 24x communications system, which is receiving this prestigious accolade for the second consecutive year, were recognized as the most innovative products that address the business communications needs of small and medium sized businesses.

"We are proud to distinguish the greatest achievements in the advancement of communications technologies in 2007," said Rich Tehrani, TMC President. "Allworx has earned its reputation as a solid technology provider with the most straight-forward install and lowest cost per user in the marketplace. They have also grown a top-notch Channel that continues to deliver value to the SMB market. We're proud to recognize Allworx for the second consecutive year."

Allworx was recognized by Communications Solutions magazine for its multi-faceted VoIP business communications systems designed to support small and medium businesses with single or multiple locations and with up to 100 users per location. Allworx' highly acclaimed and award-winning portfolio of SMB products includes the 24x, 10x, and 6x VoIP communications systems, the Allworx 9100 and 9200 SIP phone series with traditional key or PBX system functionality, and Allworx software suites - Call Assistant, Call Queuing, Conference Center, VPN, etc.

"Allworx is the only business telephone system being offered today that can be configured for PBX functionality, key system functionality or a hybrid of both PBX and key system functions," said George Daddis, president, Allworx, "We are honored to be recognized once again as it validates our goal to replace the thousands of aging TDM systems in the market today."

The eighth annual Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award recognizes the vision, leadership and attention to detail that are the hallmarks of the prestigious award. The most innovative products and services brought to market in 2007 were selected as recipients of this year's Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award for their groundbreaking achievement.

The 2007 Product of the Year Award winners can be found on the Communications Solutions Web site.

About TMC:

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and IMS Magazine. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. Ranked in the top 6,000 most visited Web sites in the world by alexa.com, TMCnet serves as many as three million unique visitors each month. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, and Call Center 2.0 Conference. For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com.

About Allworx:

Allworx, a wholly owned subsidiary of PAETEC Holding Corp., develops award winning, phone and network systems for small-to-medium sized businesses through a network of Authorized Resellers. The product line includes the Allworx 6x, 10x and 24x systems and Allworx 9100 and 9200 series of phones along with a complete package of software options. By combining the advanced features of today's VoIP systems with the key system features SMBs have grown to rely on, Allworx systems are ideal replacements for the millions of aging (TDM) PBX and key phone systems in use today. Allworx' Consulting Division delivers elite software and digital hardware engineering services to both large and small companies who want to enhance and compliment their research and product development capabilities. For more information please visit www.allworx.com.