|RICHARDSON, TX, (Jan. 30, 2006) - Samsung Business Communication Systems today announced that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC®)'s Customer Inter@ction Solutions® magazine (www.cismag.com) has named Samsung's OfficeServ 7200 converged communications platform as a recipient of a 2005 Product of the Year Award. Customer Inter@ction Solutions has been the leading publication in the CRM, call center and teleservices industries since 1982.
"At Samsung BCS, we're dedicated to helping small- and medium-sized business increase productivity and to communicate more efficiently," said Samsung Business Communication Systems Vice President Steve Gobeli. "The OfficeServ 7200 platform is a highly effective solution that brings convergence to those who need it most. We are honored that the prestigious Customer Inter@ction Solutions has recognized our dedication to both our products and our customers."
The OfficeServ 7200 converged communications platform is one of the most efficient and flexible platforms for business communications solutions currently available. Capitalizing on Samsung's extensive expertise and long history in developing wireline, wireless, voice and digital convergence equipment, the OfficeServ 7200 platform allows end-users to leverage new capabilities not previously available to them via Samsung products such as IP-based, in-building mobility and additional OfficeServ applications.
"Each year Customer Inter@ction Solutions magazine bestows its Product of the Year awards on companies that have demonstrated excellence in technological advancement and application refinements. Samsung Business Communication Systems has demonstrated to the editors of Customer Inter@ction Solutions that its products or services have gone the extra mile to help improve both the customer experience and the ROI for the companies that use them," said Nadji Tehrani, Executive Group Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Customer Inter@ction Solutions.
The Product of the Year Award winners for 2005 will be highlighted in the January and February 2006 issues of Customer Inter@ction Solutions magazine.
About Samsung Business Communication System
Samsung Business Communication Systems (BCS), a Dallas-based division of Samsung Telecommunications America, is the distribution arm for Samsung Electronics Company's line of business telephony solutions. Targeting small- to medium-sized businesses, Samsung BCS offers an elite line of telephony-based customer premise equipment (CPE) with dynamic architecture that can accommodate tremendous growth at low incremental costs to meet a variety of communications needs. As an innovator in convergence technology, Samsung's business telephony systems bring together traditional voice and data capabilities to offer fully integrated, converged communications platforms and applications. In addition to CPE, Samsung BCS also offers a comprehensive line of voice processing equipment, CTI applications and wireless solutions.
Samsung BCS' parent company, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2004 parent company sales of US$55.2 billion and net income of US$10.3 billion. Employing approximately 113,000 people in more than 90 offices in 48 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Appliance Business, Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business and Telecommunication Network Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is the world's largest producer of color monitors, color TVs, memory chips and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com/bcs.
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