Atreus Systems, Inc.

Atreus Systems, Inc.

January 11, 2005 07:00 ET

Atreus Systems Receives Internet Telephony'R' Magazine's 'Product of the Year' Award for 2004


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JANUARY 11, 2005 - 07:00 ET

Atreus Systems Receives Internet Telephony'R'
Magazine's 'Product of the Year' Award for 2004

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 11, 2005) -

Atreus xAuthority™ Honored for Outstanding Innovation in Helping
Service Providers Improve Profitability with Feature-Rich Voice Over IP
Bundles

Atreus Systems™, the Service Fulfillment Experts, announced today
that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC®)'s INTERNET TELEPHONY®
magazine (www.itmag.com) has named the Atreus xAuthority™ solution as
the recipient of a 2004 Product of the Year Award. INTERNET TELEPHONY
has been the VoIP Authority Since 1998™.

Atreus' award-winning service fulfillment solution empowers service
providers to decrease costs and improve profitability. Through automated
provisioning and self-management, service providers quickly deploy
feature-rich Voice Over IP (VoIP) and application bundles on demand,
while reducing the time, cost and complexity of adding new customers.
With pre-packaged support for leading vendors, Atreus enables providers
to speed their time to revenue, simplify market trials and rapidly
introduce compelling offerings via direct, reseller and partner
channels. With Atreus, service providers select from an extensive
business, residential and wholesale service library that bundles
everything from VoIP and collaboration to digital media and desktop
applications.

"We're honored to receive this prestigious award as it further validates
the leadership and innovation that Atreus delivers to service providers
worldwide", said Andrea Baptiste, CEO, Atreus Systems. "To maintain a
competitive advantage, service providers must cost-effectively
introduce, bundle and rapidly deliver a wide range of revenue-generating
services to their customers. Atreus has answered this need with its
automated service fulfillment solution and industry-leading library of
TriplePlay services, specifically designed to help service providers
deploy and bundle new applications faster, and at a lower cost."

"Each year INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine bestows its Product of the Year
awards on companies that have demonstrated excellence in technological
advancement and application refinements. Atreus Systems has demonstrated
to the editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY that its service fulfillment
solution for VoIP and IP services are committed to quality and
innovation while addressing the real needs in the marketplace," said
Rich Tehrani, Group Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of INTERNET TELEPHONY.

Atreus' solution is delivering benefits in real-world deployments by
enabling service providers to rapidly tailor and deliver hundreds of
features to their business and residential customers", continued Ms.
Baptiste. "We're thrilled that INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine has
recognized our leadership in helping providers significantly reduce
their costs and increase profitability."

The Product of the Year Award winners for 2004 will be published in the
January 2005 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

About TMC®

Celebrating more than 30 years as a leading publisher, Technology
Marketing Corporation (TMC®) publishes Customer Inter@ction
Solutions® and INTERNET TELEPHONY® magazines, Web portal TMCnet.com,
and the online publications SIP™, Speech-World™, VoIP
Developer™, WiFI Telephony™, WiMAX™, Alternative Power™ and
BiometriTech™. TMC® is also the first publisher to test new
products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC® Labs. TMC® produces
INTERNET TELEPHONY® Conference & EXPO, VoIP Developer Conference™
and Global Call Center Outsourcing Summit™. TMC offers live and
online certification programs through TMC University. TMCnet.com
publishes more than 14 online newsletters. Visit www.tmcnet.com for
details.

About Atreus Systems

Atreus Systems™, the Service Fulfillment Experts, enables global
communications providers to extend their existing systems to profitably
deliver new services like Voice Over IP, Connectivity, Collaboration and
Desktop Applications. Atreus Systems is the vendor of choice for the
creation, provisioning and activation of new services. Leaders including
SAIC, Telcordia and Ericsson (Nasdaq: ERICY) sell Atreus' software to
their customers worldwide. For more information, visit the company's web
site at www.atreus-systems.com or call (800) 764-5514 (North America).

Atreus Systems, the Atreus Systems logo, Atreus xAuthority and all
Atreus Systems products are trademarks of Atreus Systems, Inc. or its
subsidiaries and are used under license. All other trademarks or
registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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