March 24, 2009 09:00 ET

Sangoma Names Frederic Dickey Director of Product Management

Paraxip's Dickey Will Create Comprehensive Hardware-Software Solutions for Sangoma Channel Partners

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 24, 2009) - Sangoma® Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), today named Frederic Dickey director of product management. Comprehensive integration of Sangoma's award-winning hardware with Paraxip's software is Dickey's first priority, making next generation Sangoma solutions truly out-of-the-box with tight integration and leverage of legacy systems simpler than ever.

Dickey, a 20-year veteran of telephony product development and formerly Paraxip's product director, will be responsible for defining product feature requirements, arranging for structured hardware and software product releases, and managing the entire Sangoma product lifecycle.

"It is with great pleasure that I announce that Frederic will be responsible for managing the marketing/engineering interface so that Sangoma continues to produce innovative products that are the gold standard of the industry," said David Mandelstam, Sangoma's CEO. "He brings expertise not only product-specific expertise, but channel training programs and support, to ensure maximum benefit to our customers."

Dickey's first priority is to bring the NetBorder Express Gateway line to Sangoma in the form of a complete solution.

"It's exciting that for solution providers and end users there will be no more integration challenges. We have always used Sangoma hardware, and now our software and hardware products are seamlessly integrated," said Dickey. "Also, our call center customers now have access to the Sangoma channel, making the entire process of upgrading to VoIP simple and economical."

About Sangoma Technologies Corporation

Sangoma is the premium provider of software-centric media and signal processing hardware. The company develops and manufactures the most scalable and reliable voice and Wide Area Network data cards in the industry, including the award-winning Advanced Flexible Telecommunications (AFT) product line. By offering the building blocks for all processing in any architecture, Sangoma gateways are tightly integrated and easily scalable. The result is a comprehensive toolset for creating cost-effective, powerful, and flexible solutions.

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