MegaPath Receives Unified Communications Magazine's 2008 Product of the Year Award
Site-to-Site MPLS VPN Service Recognized for Outstanding Innovation
COSTA MESA, CA, April 6, 2009 — MegaPath, Inc., the leading provider of managed IP data, voice, and security services in North America, announced today that the company’s Site-to-Site MPLS VPN was named a Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) Unified Communications magazine’s 2008 Product of the Year. MegaPath’s fully-managed Site-to-Site MPLS VPN service allows businesses to consolidate all their applications onto a single, private network.
“Small-to-medium sized businesses are the foundation of our economy, and to be competitive they need technology partners that help them increase productivity while reducing overhead,” said Beth Tyebjee, Senior Vice President of Marketing at MegaPath. “Our fully-managed SSL MPLS VPN service gives businesses a secure, reliable and cost-effective way to get the job done without breaking the bank. We are honored to have received this award from Unified Communications magazine.”
MegaPath’s Site-to-Site MPLS VPN includes the following features:
- All-optical nationwide network and MPLS routing infrastructure that extends the reach of an existing VPN without having to purchase, install and manage a separate Internet connection and firewall
- Security Gateways that include Firewall, Anti-virus, Intrusion Prevention and Web Filtering, to allow safe access to the Internet without compromising security
- Twenty-four hour, seven days a week monitoring and management, as well as industry-leading Service Level Agreements
- End-to-end Quality of Service (QoS) on T1/T3 and DSL access nationwide
- The only MPLS VPN service that also integrates all major cable, satellite and wireless access into MPLS VPNs
“MegaPath has proven they are committed to quality and excellence, while addressing real needs in the marketplace. Unified Communications is pleased to grant a 2008 Product of the Year Award for their Site-to-Site MPLS VPN,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Editor-in-Chief of Unified Communications magazine. “We’re proud to honor their hard work and accomplishments and look forward to more innovative solutions from MegaPath in the future.”
MegaPath is consistently recognized for its innovation and industry leadership. In 2008, the Company was named one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States by Inc. Magazine and appeared on Deloitte’s Fast 500 and Technology Fast 50 in Orange County. MegaPath’s Channel Program was recognized as a 2008 Top 50 Channel Program by PHONE+ magazine, and most recently, the company’s Dan Foster appeared on CRN’s 2009 Channel Chiefs list.
MegaPath’s services also continue to receive industry accolades with its Duet™ voice and data service being named Internet Telephony’s Product of the Year for the second consecutive year. To view MegaPath’s awards visit: http://www.megapath.com/about/news-events/awards/
Additional information on the 2008 Product of the Year can be found in the March/April issue of Unified Communications magazine or online at www.uc-mag.com
About Unified Communicationsmagazine
Launched in July 2007, Unified Communications magazine is devoted to educating enterprise decision makers on why and how they need to deploy unified communications (UC) solutions. Every issue of Unified Communications magazine features a comprehensive news section; case studies of successful
deployments and lessons learned; interviews with leading hardware and software companies; and an 'industry' section, featuring analysis of important mergers and acquisition, partnerships and a Wall Street perspective on the unified communications market. Unified Communications has a readership of 100,000. For more information, please visit www.uc-mag.com.
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is a global integrated media company helping our clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and NGN Magazine. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading
source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by two to three million unique visitors each month worldwide, according to Webtrends. Ranked 2,724 by Quantcast, TMCnet is in the top .03% most visited Web sites in the US. In addition, TMC produces ITEXPO, 4GWE Conference, Digium|Asterisk World and Communications Developer Conference.
TMC also recently launched new industry-specific Web sites: IT.TMCnet.com, Cable.TMCnet.com, Robotics.TMCnet.com, Satellite.TMCnet.com, Green.TMCnet.com. For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com.
About MegaPath Inc
MegaPath is the leading provider of managed IP communications services in North America. MegaPath leverages its wide selection of broadband connectivity, Virtual Private Networks (VPN), Voice over IP (VoIP) and security technologies to enable businesses to lower costs, increase security and enhance productivity. Businesses of all sizes can easily and securely communicate between their headquarters, branch offices, retail locations, mobile workers, and business partners. To learn more about why over 23,000 companies have chosen MegaPath’s managed IP data, voice and security services to improve their business communications, visit www.megapath.com or call 1-877-MegaPath (634-2728).
MegaPath Media Contact:
Welz & Weisel Communications