July 15, 2008

TMC Partners With Streamcore to Offer Managed Network Services for Superior Application Performance

Streamcore, the global provider of visibility and dynamic performance control solutions to manage application delivery over the WAN, today announced TMC Communications has selected Streamcore to provide application performance management to its enterprise customers. When deployed together with TMC's carrier-partner network, Streamcore's solutions will provide both network and application visibility and control to business customers, improving performance of business critical applications and increasing employee productivity.

TMC Communications, a leading nationwide telecommunications company, is providing their team of agents this advanced data service to sell to their existing base of business customers and to offer to new prospects. This service will enhance business critical application performance management and improve customer satisfaction.

Acting to make the most of available bandwidth, Streamcore's centralized administration console gives businesses the tools to provision, control and report on both network and application performance. This becomes especially important for agents who are fighting shrinking margins and need a service for their customers to improve the efficiency of their network. The new advanced application performance data service branded "Titan" will be sold as a managed service powered by Streamcore and will allow TMC Communications to provide an advanced data service offering - creating a strong differentiator in the marketplace.

"Businesses are searching for ways to decrease management cost and improve business efficiencies, and Streamcore's solutions give us the ability to provide application and network performance to ultimately enable businesses to do just that," said Ron Ireland, president of TMC Communications. "We are finding that new customers will benefit from this unique service offering that no other provider offers, as well as represent new revenue streams for our agents working with enterprise customers."

By deploying centrally managed Streamcore appliances, TMC agents and their customers will benefit from a variety of granular visibility services and strong control capabilities aimed at providing automation and adaptability for managing WAN infrastructure and applications performance. Services such as real-time network and application monitoring, reporting with personalized Web portals, performance control such as ABBA and advanced QoS, plus VoIP and video control will be available. In addition, Streamcore's application delivery system ensures Service Level Agreements (SLA) for TMC customers, making sure that application performance never falls below the agreed upon SLAs.

"TMC has already begun to take advantage of Streamcore's strong application management features to build innovative and advanced value-added managed services that will demonstrate their edge over the competitors," said Mel Melara, vice president of Service Providers for Streamcore. "This partnership will strengthen TMC's data product offerings by providing differentiated and innovative, application-centric data services to benefit customers."

About TMC

Established in 1997, TMC Communications is a nationally certified communications company offering a full range of voice and data products and innovative telecom solutions to businesses nationwide. For more information, please visit www.tmccom.com.

About Streamcore

Streamcore is a global provider of visibility and dynamic performance control solutions to manage application and VoIP delivery over the WAN. Streamcore solutions quickly and cost-effectively enable companies to benefit from all-in-one visibility - network, applications and VoIP - real-time monitoring, advanced on-demand reporting and granular alarm systems from a single centralized management console. What make Streamcore unique is that visibility and unique performance control capabilities are tied together, and can be enabled from data centers to ensure fast deployment and cost-efficiency. Moreover, Streamcore multi-tenancy capabilities allow service providers to offer innovative value-added services. Streamcore's US headquarters are in Emeryville, California. The company's technology is field-proven with over 250 global customers across more than 20,000 sites, including numerous service providers and Global 1000 enterprises. To learn more visit www.streamcore.com.