October 25, 2010 10:00 ET

AVST Demonstrates CallXpress at the 2010 ACUTA Fall Seminar

More Than 1,000 Educational Institutions Rely on CallXpress to Unify Communications

VIENNA, VA--(Marketwire - October 25, 2010) -  This week at the 2010 ACUTA Fall Seminar, Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) will be showcasing its flagship Unified Communications (UC) platform, CallXpress® 8. CallXpress delivers a powerful suite of UC applications, including advanced call processing, voicemail, unified messaging, personal assistant, fax, speech, and notification, to help colleges and universities become more mobile and productive. AVST can be located at booth #307 on the show floor at the Sheraton Premiere Hotel, Tysons Corner in Vienna, Va. from October 24-26.

At the 2010 ACUTA Fall Seminar, AVST will be on hand to educate attendees on the benefits of CallXpress and how they can leverage and extend the useful life of their existing IT infrastructure. AVST will spotlight more than 1,000 educational institutions that have adopted CallXpress to improve staff and student communications and productivity. 

"CallXpress has proven to be a great fit for educational institutions of all sizes, from small schools to large colleges and university departments," said Denny Michael, AVST's Vice President of Marketing. "CallXpress was specifically developed to offer quick and painless conversions to next generation technology, and ACUTA is the perfect place to highlight all of the ways in which CallXpress can enrich student to faculty communications while preserving the communications infrastructure."

ACUTA, which stands for the Association for Information Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education, is an international non-profit educational association serving colleges and universities. Representing over 1,700 individuals at nearly 750 institutions of higher education with members ranging from small schools and community colleges to the 50 largest U.S. institutions, ACUTA's core purpose is to support higher education institutions in achieving optimal use of communications technologies.

CallXpress 8 has set a new benchmark in resiliency by combining survivability, high availability and remote disaster recovery into a single platform. AVST designed CallXpress to deliver the core communications capabilities that are essential to universities and colleges by offering unparalleled PBX integration interoperability, mobility, and scalability to meet the growing demands to centralize voice networks.

AVST is a corporate affiliate of ACUTA and has been acknowledged for its support of ACUTA's regional and national events over the last five years. For more information about AVST's products for the higher education marketplace visit the company's website at

About AVST

Applied Voice & Speech Technologies, Inc. (AVST) is a leading developer of Unified Communications solutions with over 15 million users relying on its products and services to maximize their productivity. With three decades of innovation excellence, AVST is solely focused on delivering communications solutions that increase individual, group and enterprise productivity. Its flagship Unified Communications platform, CallXpress®, offers best in class interoperability, scalability and resiliency while delivering advanced call processing, voicemail, unified messaging, personal assistant, fax, speech and notification capabilities. With CallXpress, an organization can uniquely protect and extend its existing IT and telephony infrastructure investments -- now and into the future.

Headquartered in Orange County, Calif., AVST maintains facilities in Seattle, Wash. and the United Kingdom and has remote sales offices throughout the United States. AVST's Unified Communications solutions are sold and supported internationally by an extensive network of resellers and OEM partners. For more information contact Denny Michael, Vice President of Marketing, at 949-699-2300 or access the company's website at

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