SOURCE: HelloSoft, Inc.

April 23, 2009 16:30 ET

AWB Corp. Licenses HelloSoft's Award Winning SIPv2 Tool Kit

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - April 23, 2009) - HelloSoft, Inc., a leading provider of VoIP Technologies for wireline and wireless devices, announced today that Accton Wireless Broadband Corp. (AWB), a global outsourcing partner for wireless broadband communications solutions, has licensed HelloSoft's award winning, powerful SIPv2 tool kit for use on AWB's RG230 WiMAX 802.16e wave 2 indoor CPE.

"With HelloSoft's mature, highly optimized and user friendly SIPv2 Development Tool Kit, we are able to integrate and enable Value added Services such as Voice Over IP in a short time and can enjoy the benefits of early time to market with reduced R&D costs," said Dr. Mingshou Liu, president of AWB.

AWB's RG230 WiMAX indoor CPE is compliant with the IEEE 802.16e WiMAX standard, and supports SIPv2 signaling for voice applications. The product allows users to make or receive VoIP phone calls over WiMAX. Users can enjoy the convenience of wireless mobility and the cost savings of VoIP using their analog PSTN phone.

"We are excited about the integrated product both companies will bring to the WiMAX CPE market," said Rama Sreeramaneni, HelloSoft's Vice President and General Manager for VoIP and IMS solutions. "HelloSoft is leading mobile convergence by providing the most optimized VoIP and IMS/VCC products for wired and wireless VoIP client end-points."

HelloSoft has a range of VoIP and wireless products to meet the price and performance needs of multiple high-volume markets, including cellular handsets, PDAs, IP phones, ATAs and next generation set-top boxes and game consoles. HelloSoft's VoIP is the industry's most optimized and comprehensive software solution for VoIP client devices. All HelloSoft VoIP products are standards compliant and have been tested for interoperability with commercial SIP proxy servers and popular IP phones.

About AWB

Established in 2006, Accton Wireless Broadband Corp. (AWB), part of the Accton Group, develops WiMAX devices for fixed and mobile solutions being compliant with IEEE802.16e wave 2 standards. Partnering with leading telecommunication vendors and operators, AWB has developed a best-of-breed WiMAX CPE that enables next generation broadband-centric anytime, anywhere access. For more information, please visit www.awbnetworks.com.

About HelloSoft

HelloSoft is the world's leading provider of VOIP and convergence technologies. The company enables mass deployment of low-cost, power-efficient, full-featured multi-mode wireline and wireless devices though its convergence chip and highly optimized and comprehensive VOIP, IMS, VCC and DSC software products with superior voice quality, QoS, and efficient call/data session switching specifically designed for next generation end-points. The comprehensive portfolio of award winning products enables OEMs, ODMs and semiconductor manufacturers to deliver convergence products with a short time to market schedule.

HelloSoft is headquartered in San Jose, California with an R&D facility in Hyderabad, India. HelloSoft's customers include top semiconductor manufacturers, Original Device Manufacturers (ODMs) and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) globally, including Skype, Sony Ericsson, HTC, Motorola, Samsung, Accton, Toshiba, Wistron NeWeb Corp, Panasonic, Orange, Jajah, BenQ and 5V Technologies. HelloSoft's partners include Sonus, Tango, Newstep, ARC, ARM, Texas Instruments, Intel, Microsoft and Symbian. www.hellosoft.com