SOURCE: Datameg

May 12, 2005 09:51 ET

Datameg Engages Boston Communications

Boston Communications to Launch Datameg's Network Assurance Tools and Services, and Develop and Implement Marketing Strategies for the Telecommunications Market

BOSTON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 12, 2005 -- Datameg Corporation (OTC BB: DTMG) today announced that it retained Boston Communications, a leading communications consulting firm helping companies develop and implement successful market differentiation strategies. Datameg selected Boston Communications to support Datameg's launch into the Network Assurance market, focusing on the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) segment. Working through its wholly owned subsidiary, North Electric Company, Inc., Datameg is a pioneer in offering Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) network tools and services that ensure network reliability, performance and voice quality across converged networks utilizing IP infrastructures. Boston Communications will employ its market positioning and public relations services to promote Datameg's quality control and testing products and services in the rapidly growing voice, data and video communications segment of the telecommunication industry.

"We chose Boston Communications because of their deep expertise in launching innovative telecom and other high-tech products and services," said Datameg Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Mark P. McGrath. "Boston Communications has a strong track record of creating successful market positioning for firms competing in fast-paced, rapidly evolving industries, and they have the experience, people and market relationships needed to introduce Datameg to Next Generation telephony providers."

"Boston Communications is pleased to help Datameg usher in a new level of Network Assurance for operators of managed IP networks," said Constantine Theodoropulos, President, Boston Communications. "New services, such as VoIP, are inevitable due to many factors, including compelling economics. Service providers are eagerly embracing new IP-based network services, and their success will require ensuring the quality and reliability of the service. Datameg's Network Assurance tools and services will help service providers ensure the performance of their IP-based services, making Datameg a very compelling company with loads of promise."

About Datameg

Datameg Corporation (OTC BB: DTMG) is a development stage communications technology company focused on the development and the supply of voice-quality products and related services that support critical network performance requirements in the voice segment of the rapidly converging voice, data and video communications industry. Specifically, through Datameg's wholly owned subsidiary North Electric Company, Inc., the Company designs, develops and offers network-wide fault identification, fault isolation and voice quality assurance products and critical real-time network health and performance monitoring services for both providers and end-users of Internet telephony, now commonly referred to as Voice over Internet Protocol ("VoIP"). The VoIP industry critically depends on the ability to deliver voice service over the Internet infrastructure with the high quality that end-users have grown to expect with traditional telephony services. The Company believes network monitoring for voice quality is a vital function for a successful commercial future of IP telephony.

About Boston Communications

Boston Communications is a marketing firm leveraging the power of public relations. For over fifteen years, Boston Communications has helped its customers increase their sales opportunity by differentiating them in their market. More than ever before, trust and credibility are non-negotiable currencies in today's market. That means public relations is taking a more central role in forward-thinking companies. Boston Communications helps its clients stand out with communications programs that articulate their uniqueness, build credibility and trust in their messages and, ultimately, lead to market leadership. The professionals at Boston Communications are pioneers in leveraging public relations as the vehicle to differentiate their clients and give client companies credibility in the market. That helps Boston Communications' clients achieve and sustain what the market values most today -- trust -- whose returns are increased sales and higher margins. The information in this paragraph was furnished by Boston Communications, which is solely responsible for its content. For more information about Boston Communications, visit the company's website, www.prboston.com, or call 617-619-9801.

Contact Information

  • For more information, please contact:

    Mark P. McGrath
    Datameg Corporation
    413-642-0160

    Constantine Theodoropulos
    Boston Communications
    617-619-9801