Bletchley, Milton Keynes - 6th June 2011 - Open IP PBX short listed for innovation accolade

The VoIPCortex Compact IP PBX has been selected as a finalist in the "Most Innovative Hardware" category of the Comms Business Awards. Independently judged by a panel of eight industry experts, the product was chosen from a record number of entrants to feature in the final which is to be held in London on the 23rd June.

Designed and developed in the UK, the VoIPCortex Compact IP PBX features sophisticated unified communications functionality and unprecedented ease of use for deployments within the sub 30 user sector. Buckinghamshire based vendor ipcortex have developed the product with a focus on open standards to provide real interoperability and freedom of choice.

ipcortex Director Rob Pickering says, "We have a real commitment to development and constantly seek to offer new, game changing functionality whilst finding new ways to radically simplify the process of providing this functionality to organisations of all sizes. We are delighted that this commitment has been recognised and that the Compact PBX has been identified as one of the industry's most innovative hardware solutions."

About the VoIPCortex IP PBX

Providing sophisticated features without complex configuration, the revolutionary VoIPCortex IP PBX has made it easy for any organisation to deploy cutting edge voice and UC functionality. Designed and developed in the UK, the range is the product of a relentless programme of development and innovation around open protocols and technologies - an approach which has seen the VoIPCortex IP PBX cement its place as a leader in the UK open IP PBX market since its introduction in 2005. Owing to a unique configuration model and a focus on open standards, the VoIPCortex PBX also offers unprecedented flexibility and freedom of choice - empowering businesses of all sizes to take advantage of unified communications at a cost effective price point.

About the Comms Business Awards

The Comms Business Awards are an annual celebration of innovation within the converged communications industry. Independently judged, they are designed to recognise and reward excellence across the channel - acknowledging the successes of resellers, vendors, distributors and service providers.