Radiant Communications Corp.

Radiant Communications Corp.

January 17, 2007 16:53 ET

Radiant and OneConnect Partner to Provide Voice and Multimedia Solutions to Canadian Businesses

Radiant to offer hosted digital voice solution over secure national IP network

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 17, 2006) - Radiant Communications Corp. ("Radiant") (TSX VENTURE:RCN), Canada's leading supplier of Internet-based data communications and Internet services to the business market, is pleased to announce an agreement with OneConnect Services Inc. to provide OneConnect's hosted voice and multi-media solutions over Radiant's national secure and private network. This partnership will allow small and medium businesses to utilize existing secure high speed IP connectivity for voice, conferencing and many other features not previously available or affordable to small and medium businesses.

"Business quality digital telephony is here to stay," said David Buffett, President and CEO of Radiant Communications. "Using OneConnect's suite of leading edge hosted solutions we can now offer our customers a single converged solution for all of their voice and data requirements. Not only are these solutions rich with new features, they also allow businesses to implement and modify their services faster and with less cost then traditional telephone services. OneConnect and Radiant are truly the cost effective alternative for businesses seeking quality, superior service and the right price."

"In partnership with Radiant, OneConnect will lower the costs of doing business by replacing multiple communication applications with a single, converged, secure solution," said Gianni Creta, Chief Technology Officer at OneConnect. "OneConnect offers tools that allow businesses to be more accessible to their customers, while providing them with carrier-class services that are affordable. These solutions deliver value immediately, with almost no capital investment and tremendous flexibility for future expansion and service requirements."

Radiant is currently integrating the OneConnect solution with its exisiting national IP network. Radiant completed testing and integration of the new services in 2006 and will offer commercial availability in the first quarter of 2007.


Radiant Communications Corp. (www.radiant.net) provides a total, integrated solution for businesses requiring national IP data communications services including, broadband and managed network services, Internet access and web hosting.

The Company offers a complete range of coast-to-coast broadband services including DSL, T1, Fibre, and Cable. Radiant also provides specialized IP services for the Canadian retail industry, namely, RetailCONNECT( IP network services and TurboSwitch IP payment gateway services. Radiant has offices in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver.

About OneConnect:

OneConnect is the Independent Canadian Leader of Hosted IP Communications and has developed solutions to provide business-class service in well-tailored packages to clients across North America. OneConnect's IP Communications system offers a hosted and managed solution that integrates voice, data, Internet, video, collaboration, and conferencing services on a single converged platform.

OneConnect was the first Independent Service Provider to offer hosted VoIP solutions to the Canadian Business Market and currently services the following regions: Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Ottawa, Halifax, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Victoria, London, Kitchener, Kingston, Cornwall, Barrie, Aurora, South Pickering/Ajax, Mississauga, Port Credit, Richmond Hill, Thornhill, Markham, Concord, Burlington, St. Catharines, Sault Ste Marie and more.

Launched in early 2004, OneConnect is built on the world-leading technology of Nortel Networks and is an affiliate of the award-winning Globalive Communications Corp.

For more information, please visit www.oneconnect.ca.

This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the business and anticipated financial performance of Radiant, which involve risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties may cause Radiant's actual results to differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements. Factors that might cause or contribute to such differences include, among others, competitive pressures, the growth rate of the Internet and telecommunications concerns, constantly changing technology and market acceptance of the company's products and services. Investors are also directed to consider the other risks and uncertainties discussed in Radiant's required financial statements and filings. All other companies and products listed herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

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