September 01, 2009 08:01 ET

Sangoma Launches NetBorder Express Gateway on Linux

Linux-Based Applications Can Now Leverage Compact and Cost Effective Sangoma Telephony Interface Cards via Ubiquitous SIP Interface

Internet Telephony Conference & Expo West 2009

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 1, 2009) - Sangoma(R) Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a leading supplier of hardware and software enabling server-based voice and data communication applications, today announced at the Internet Telephony Conference & Expo West 2009 event the general availability under the Linux operating system of its award-winning NetBorder Express Gateway product line. The product was previously only available under the Windows operating system.

NetBorder Express Gateway offers a wide range of densities and configurations, ranging from 2-port analog, all the way to 960 ports of digital telephony on a single system, to any SIP-based application. PBX, IVR and Contact Center application vendors and system integrators all over the world deliver powerful communication solutions by combining Sangoma's NetBorder Express Gateway with their software-based SIP applications into general purpose computing servers.

Sangoma partner, pbxnsip, has already designed and launched a set of PBX appliances based on the NetBorder Express Gateway on the Linux operating system. Kevin Moroz, COO at pbxnsip explains: "Releasing an affordable, simple-to-use, all-in-one PBX appliance that includes our SIP-based PBX software has been a long-time priority for our organization, because that's what our customers demand. NetBorder Express Gateway, with its compact form factor, wide support of telephony protocols and attractive price points was the obvious choice for our product line."

Sangoma optimizes its entire product line specifically to make software-based communication applications run more efficiently and more cost effectively. Sangoma's telephony interface products are used in a wide variety of open source telephony projects such as Asterisk(R), FreeSwitch(TM), CallWeaver(TM), Yate(TM) and others, as well as a high number of proprietary SIP-based applications, covering all ranges of communication systems from enhanced services in carriers to small-business phone systems, automated speech applications and massive outbound call center operations.

"Among all cost-effective PCI telephony interface card vendors, Sangoma certainly has the broadest product coverage in terms of applications and platforms," said Frederic Dickey, director of product management at Sangoma. "With this release of NetBorder Express on Linux, Sangoma further extends its leadership in providing a choice of interface and operating systems to telephony application developers worldwide".

NetBorder Express Gateway product details can be at the following Web site:

About Sangoma Technologies Corporation

Sangoma is the premium provider of voice and data connectivity components for software-based communication applications. Sangoma's data cards, voice cards, gateways and connectivity software are used in leading PBX, IVR, contact center and data-communication applications worldwide. The product line represents a comprehensive toolset for deploying cost-effective, powerful, and flexible software communication applications.

Founded in 1984, Sangoma Technologies Corporation is publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE:STC). Additional information on Sangoma can be found at:

About pbxnsip

pbxnsip ( makes SIP-based Private Branch Exchange (PBX) telephone systems. The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) is used to talk to attached devices like telephones, PSTN gateways and SIP service providers. The pbxnsip PBX is used to put the components from different vendors together in an enterprise communication system. Customers benefit from a modern PBX feature set that includes mobility support, computer telephone integration, and vendor independency. pbxnsip also respects the security requirements of a business critical application. Customers may run the PBX on Microsoft Windows, Mac and Linux-based servers and on embedded appliances. pbxnsip Inc was incorporated in 2005 and is located in Andover, Massachusetts, USA and pbxnsip Europe Ltd was created in 2008 and is located in Leeds, United Kingdom.

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