SOURCE: Panasonic


September 28, 2011 09:00 ET

Panasonic Leads Global PBX Market in 2010

Leading Research Firm Reports Panasonic Is #1 in PBX Phone Systems, Under-100 Extensions Market

SECAUCUS, NJ--(Marketwire - Sep 28, 2011) - Panasonic System Networks Company of America today announced that Panasonic has again taken global leadership in the Corded PBX/IP PBX market for the full calendar year of 2010*. This new market information, released by prominent information technology market research firm MZA, helps to solidify Panasonic's leading position in the business telephony industry.

"Panasonic is pleased to once again be recognized for leading the global market in Corded PBX/IP PBX systems, under-100 extension category," said Bill Taylor, President, Panasonic System Networks Company of America. "We strive to create innovative communications solutions for our customers in the small business market and we are eager to continue to advance and set the bar for this industry."

According to the MZA report, The World PBX/IP PBX Market Competitive Environment 2011, Panasonic is the market share leader among manufacturers of Corded PBX/IP PBX in the below-100 extensions market (excluding Micro PBX systems) measured by volume of extensions sold. Panasonic's market share grew one point to 15% over 2009 research results in the same category and in 2010 enjoyed a two point lead when compared to the next most significant vendor.

"At Panasonic, we continue to focus our efforts on offering small to mid-sized businesses the dependable, cost-effective and flexible communication solutions which they desire," continued Mr. Taylor. "Our market leadership shows that small businesses recognize the value that Panasonic brings to their operations and that we continue to be the best fit for their special business needs."

*According to MZA Ltd., 2010 full calendar year results published 7/11. Visit for additional information.

About Panasonic System Networks Company of America
Based in Secaucus, NJ, Panasonic System Networks Company of America is a unit of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation (NYSE: PC). A comprehensive business-to-business solutions provider, the company develops and delivers reliable, affordable, and flexible solutions for communication, collaboration, security and productivity. The complete suite of solutions addresses Cloud-based services, other home and business communications, security and surveillance systems, retail information systems, office productivity solutions, and high definition visual conferencing, keeping Panasonic customers connected, informed, accessible and secure. Information is available at Additional company information for journalists is available at

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