SOURCE: Carrier Access

July 14, 2005 11:12 ET

Carrier Access and cyLogistics Announce Partnership

Ensuring Cost-Effective End-to-End Solutions for Small and Medium Businesses

BOULDER, CO, and MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 14, 2005 -- Carrier Access Corporation (NASDAQ: CACSE), a leading provider of broadband communications equipment announced that cyLogistics™, a specialty distributor of enterprise-class VoIP telephony products and solutions has joined its CarriedAway™ Partner Program.

CarriedAway is Carrier Access' solution to providing valued sales partners with the enhanced ability to capitalize on opportunities across carrier and enterprise communication environments. Specifically, members of the alliance program benefit from access to priority marketing and sales support and various training opportunities on best-in-class products and services.

"As with all our partners in our CarriedAway Program, we are extending to cyLogistics' our commitment to provide the most competitive products and pricing in the industry," said Nancy Pierce, corporate development officer, Carrier Access. "We believe that cyLogistics' strength as a specialty distributor servicing large Linux networking resellers and interconnects that target enterprise clients' needs is an asset for our continued market leadership."

"cyLogistics is laser focused on sourcing for the open enterprise market segment since 1989," noted Don Witt, president of cyLogistics. "By providing our customers with the latest technology and true carrier-class products, and the ability for them to deliver secure, high-quality real-time communications across IP networks, we can ensure our reseller channels have cost-effective services with our commitment as a CarriedAway Alliance Partner."

Field-proven and backed by extensive interoperability partnerships, the Carrier Access Adit® line of IP access solutions are deployed globally by service providers to meet the growing demand to deliver converged IP services to their business customers. Powering some of the leading IP and VoIP deployments, the Adit products' combination of carrier-grade design, performance and security features at disruptive price points offers unparalleled cost savings for both business users and service providers.

About Carrier Access

Carrier Access (NASDAQ: CACSE) provides consolidated access technology designed to streamline communication network operations of service providers, enterprises and government agencies. Carrier Access products enable customers to upgrade access capacity, and implement converged services while lowering costs and accelerating service revenues. Carrier Access' technologies help our customers do more with less. For more information, visit www.carrieraccess.com.

About cyLogistics

cyLogistics is a specialty distributor, providing resellers and VARs with enterprise-class VoIP telephony products, integrated solutions, and world-class open source operating systems and applications. Our warehouse of carrier-grade VoIP telecommunications equipment, open source network operating systems and applications enables VARs to provide enterprise customers with the most powerful, flexible, and secure communications solutions. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, cyLogistics offers products with the latest technology, the highest quality and services at unbeatable wholesale prices. For more information, contact us at 800-749-2734, or visit www.cylogistics.com.

Forward Looking Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements, which reflect management's best judgment based on factors currently known. However, these statements involve risks and uncertainties, including the successful development and market acceptance of new products, the ability to sell new products into new and existing customers, the degree of competition in the market for such products, and other risks detailed in our annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2004. Such risks and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements included in this press release.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact Carrier Access:
    Nick Green
    303-218-5643
    Email Contact

    Media Contact cyLogistics:
    Jay Shotwell
    408-666-9200
    Email Contact