Eyeball Networks

September 19, 2005 12:25 ET

Erik Lagerway Joins Eyeball Networks; VoIP Pioneer to Serve as Eyeball's Chief Operating Officer Effective Immediately

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(CCNMatthews - Sep 19, 2005) -

Eyeball Networks, a leader in VoIP and video telephony software for service providers and device makers, today announced that it has hired Erik Lagerway as its Chief Operating Officer. Lagerway will continue his leadership role in the VoIP community and support Eyeball's ongoing development of technologies and products that enable the next generation of VoIP services, with a focus on call completion, call quality, and security.

"Erik is one of the pioneers in VoIP software," said Chris Piche, CEO of Eyeball Networks. "His vision for VoIP technology helped create an entire industry, one that is transforming businesses, markets and lives. We are honored to welcome Erik to Eyeball."

Erik Lagerway is a longtime VoIP and SIP leader. He previously founded Xten Networks, where he served as President and Chief Operating Officer. His popular blog, SIPthat.com, is considered a must-read in the VoIP industry.

According to Erik Lagerway, "Eyeball has already made tremendous strides in making VoIP services and devices a reality for subscribers around the world. We're still in VoIP's early innings. VoIP and video telephony will be as ubiquitous as landlines and mobile phones. Eyeball has succeeded by innovating. I am joining Eyeball Networks now because Eyeball's innovation puts it in a unique position to help deliver the full promise of VoIP services and devices."

About Eyeball Networks

Eyeball Networks is a world leader in VoIP and video telephony software for service providers and device makers. Eyeball's patented Any-Bandwidth™, Any-Firewall™, and Anti-SPIT™ Technologies guarantee the best possible voice and video quality for every subscriber, over any Internet connection, across any firewall, and on any device. Eyeball's software supports more than 6 million VoIP and video telephony subscribers and 10 billion call minutes for more than 100 licensees in North America, Europe and Asia.

Founded in 2000, Eyeball Networks is a privately held company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, visit www.eyeball.com.

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