SOURCE: Cavalier


October 07, 2010 07:00 ET

Cavalier's IPeer Advanced IP Telephony Service Receives Metaswitch MarketVisionaries Award

Unified Communications Platform Campaign Honored for Marketing Innovation

RICHMOND, VA--(Marketwire - October 7, 2010) -  Cavalier, a leading provider of competitive telecommunications services throughout the eastern United States, announced today it was selected as the winner of the Metaswitch MarketVisionaries Award for Marketing Innovation. Cavalier was recognized in the Marketing Innovation category based on its IPeer Advanced IP Telephony "Cash for Clunkers" campaign for the ingenuity, economic alignment and overall success of the program.

The award was given at the annual Metaswitch Forum 2010 that brought service providers and partners together to explore innovative voice application development, hosted business services and cloud computing. This was the first year of the MarketVisionaries Awards. Winners were selected by a panel of industry experts.

The Cash for Clunkers campaign promoted the displacement of legacy phone systems with Cavalier's IPeer service. IPeer is a hosted unified communications platform based on Metaswitch technology with a rich set of features that enable businesses to be more efficient and their workforces to be more productive.

"This award is a positive reflection of the IPeer product and its ability to enable businesses to contain costs and of Cavalier's ability to clearly articulate its value in its marketing strategy," said Bryan Grimm, director of product management, Cavalier.

"We are pleased to recognize Cavalier for its innovative approach to bringing the benefits of the Metaswitch Hosted PBX solution to its business customers," said Chris Carabello, director of marketing, Metaswitch Networks. "Cavalier is well deserving of the MarketVisionaries Award."

About Cavalier
Cavalier, headquartered in Virginia, is a full-service provider of reliable and efficient telecommunications solutions for business, consumer and government customers. Using its owned and operated fiber optic network, the company serves hundreds of thousands of customers throughout the eastern United States. From landline voice to managed network services, customers depend on Cavalier for a wide range of communications products that drive their businesses and simplify their lives. We strive to combine technology with customer commitment to deliver the best value available. For more information, please visit us on the web at

About Metaswitch Networks
Metaswitch Networks is a leading provider of the technologies and solutions that are powering the migration of communications networks to open, next-generation architectures. Hundreds of network operators worldwide depend on its reliable, scalable carrier systems solutions, while its high performance, fault-tolerant software technologies are licensed by all the world's leading communications equipment manufacturers. For more information, please visit

Contact Information


    Lou Sommi
    +1 267.803.4244
    Email Contact

    Carol Daniels
    Metaswitch Networks
    +1 510.589.5074
    Email Contact