SOURCE: Challenger Mobile Group

January 14, 2008 08:00 ET

Challenger Mobile Receives INTERNET TELEPHONY® Magazine's 10th Annual Product of the Year Award

Leading VoIP Authority Recognizes White-Label Mobile VoIP Platform for Outstanding Innovation in IP Communications

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN--(Marketwire - January 14, 2008) - Challenger Mobile, the white-label Mobile VoIP Company, announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation's (TMC®) INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine (www.itmag.com), the VoIP Authority Since 1998™, has named Challenger Mobile as the recipient of its 2007 Product of the Year Award.

"Challenger Mobile has proven they are committed to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace. INTERNET TELEPHONY is pleased to grant a 2007 Product of the Year Award to Challenger for their white-label Mobile VoIP platform," said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Editor-in-Chief of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. "We're proud to honor their hard work and accomplishments and look forward to further innovative achievements from Challenger Mobile in the future."

Challenger's white-label Mobile VoIP platform allows subscribers to place calls from their mobiles over the Internet, using a WiFi, GPRS or 3G connection. In addition to core Internet telephony capabilities, Challenger's platform supports remote mobile handset configuration, call detail record (CDR) support, and flexible billing system integration. For customers choosing Challenger's optional hosting service, the platform also includes attractive call termination capabilities and rates.

"The communications industry is clearly beginning to recognize the rapid emergence of mVoIP technologies and the vital need to include these capabilities in any robust, competitive mobile service offering," said Christina Sundman, Challenger Mobile's CEO. "VoIP services have evolved into a mainstay offering of the telecom sector, and Mobile VoIP is on the cusp of achieving similar market recognition. All of us at Challenger Mobile are honored to receive this impressive award, and we thank TMC for recognizing the hard work and innovative thinking that has been invested in creating our unique, turnkey white-label mVoIP."

A full list of Product of the Year winners will be published in the February 2008 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. (www.itmag.com)

About INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine

INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the VoIP Authority since 1998. Since the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has a circulation of 225,000 including pass-along readers. For more information, please visit www.itmag.com.

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 Challenger Mobile Group

Challenger Mobile is a leading provider of end-to-end white-label Mobile VoIP platforms to wireless operators and the content providers and services companies that serve them. Since 2001, Challenger has been on the forefront of the convergence of Mobile and VoIP technologies, and has created software solutions that enable providers to rapidly enter this emerging market with flexible, scalable systems that offer a low cost of entry, standards-based architecture, and innovative branded service offerings. Based in Stockholm, Sweden, Challenger markets its offerings through resellers, OEMs and systems integrators worldwide.

For more information, visit http://www.challengermobilegroup.com.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Challenger Mobile Group
    Ally Forbes
    For Immediate Release PR
    617-262-1968, ext. 101
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    TMC
    Jan Pierret
    203-852-6800, ext. 228
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