SOURCE: Cistera Networks, Inc.

May 07, 2007 06:00 ET

Cistera Networks Receives 2006 Product of the Year Award From Communications Solutions for Cistera Convergence Server

Cistera Convergence Server Honored for Outstanding Innovation in IP Communications

DALLAS, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 7, 2007 -- Cistera Networks, Inc. (OTCBB: CNWT) announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation's (TMC) Communications Solutions ( has named the Cistera Convergence Server as a recipient of a 2006 Product of the Year Award and the preeminent Enterprise Application Platform for IP Communications.

"This award is another milestone for Cistera and caps of another year of strong growth and market leadership," says Chief Technology Officer and Founder Greg Royal. "We have been developing our platform for the last 4 years and it is now installed in some of the largest corporations in North America and Europe. The overwhelming support of our customers and the recognition from the industry is much appreciated."

"Cistera Networks has been recognized with a 2006 Product of the Year Award for their excellence in technological advancement and application refinement," said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Group Editor-in-Chief of Communications Solutions. "Cistera Networks has proven they are committed to quality and excellence in solutions that benefit the customer experience as well as ROI for the companies that use them. I am pleased to honor their hard work and accomplishments and look forward to more innovative solutions from them in the future."

The seventh annual Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award recognizes the vision, leadership and attention to detail that are the hallmarks of the prestigious award. The most innovative products and services brought to market in 2006 have been selected as recipients of this year's Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award for their groundbreaking achievement.

The 2006 Product of the Year Award winners can be found on the Communications Solutions Web site.

About Cistera Networks

Cistera Networks makes Application Driven Telephony a reality by setting the new standard in advanced IP phone application platforms and engines for the Enterprise VoIP Telephony environment. The Cistera ConvergenceServer™ (CCS) uses the industry-leading Cistera Enterprise Platform for IPT to provide Unified Application Administration as well as Fault and Performance Management for enterprise IPT Application deployments. Cistera provides next-generation solutions for numerous vertical markets including education, finance, healthcare and government. Cistera Networks maximizes IP phone capabilities -- taking the communications platform to an entirely new level.

About TMC

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes four print publications: Customer Inter@ction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine, IMS Magazine and Unified Communications (launching summer 2007). TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. Ranked in the top 0.003 percent of sites in the world by*, TMCnet serves nearly two million unique visitors each month, according to WebTrends. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, Communications Developer Conference, IMS Expo and Call Center 2.0 Conference. publishes more than 15 topical online newsletters. (* is an company that ranks Web sites by their traffic levels. Neither nor is affiliated with TMCnet.)

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Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Ron Both
    Liolios Group, Inc.
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    (949) 574-3860

    TMC Contact:
    Jan Pierret
    203-852-6800, ext. 228
    Email Contact