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March 09, 2012

2012 TMC Labs Innovation Award Call for Entries from INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine

Norwalk, CT (March 9, 2012) —TMC, a global media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, has announced a call for entries for the 2012 TMC (News - Alert) Labs Innovation Award presented by INTERNET TELEPHONY INTERNET TELEPHONY TMC Labs Innovation Award honors IP Communications products and services that are truly innovative. magazine. The Thirteenth Annual

The TMC Labs Innovation Award will honor ground-breaking products in the IP Communications world. While innovation is frequently a question of firsts, often it is taking an existing idea and improving upon it. Challenging established standards and introducing different approaches to achieve distinctive results signify innovation within this industry.

“The staff at TMC Labs is truly excited to judge in this year’s TMC Labs Innovation Award selection candidates,” said Tom Keating (News - Alert), Chief Technology Officer and Executive Technology Editor for TMC Labs. “IP communications is growing by leaps and bounds. New companies, new products, and new services are being created all the time. With the market growing so quickly, there’s never been a greater need for this award.”

"TMC Labs is searching for the companies whose products have broken the mold when it comes to launching a new product or putting a new spin to an existing application,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “The TMC Labs engineers have extensive knowledge of the IP communications market and are anxious to begin their search for this year’s trendsetters. Only a handful of companies that show their out-of-box thinking to transform the industry will be honored."

Company revenue or number of products sold is not a factor in determining winners. The TMC Labs Innovation Award is based on the concept thattheproduct or service demonstrates raw innovation, uniqueness and represents a significant contribution to the industry.

TMC Labs is the industry’s only in-house testing lab providing objective test for the communications and technology market. 

TMC Labs profiles each of the winning vendors with individual in-depth reviews in INTERNET TELEPHONY’s July 2012 issues.

Learn more and apply. Early-bird registration is due by March 27, 2012. Final deadline for applications is April 17, 2012.

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INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the IP Communications Authority since 1998™. Beginning with the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine reaches more than 225,000 readers, including pass-along readers.  For more information, please visit

About TMC

TMC, celebrating their 40th Anniversary in 2012, is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person, and online.  TMC publishes the Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Next Gen Mobility and Cloud Computing (formerly InfoTECH Spotlight) magazines., which is read by two million unique visitors each month, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is the producer of ITEXPO, the world’s leading B2B communications event.  In addition, TMC runs multiple industry events: 4G Wireless Evolution; M2M Evolution; Cloud Communications Expo; SIP Tutorial 2.0:Bringing SIP to the Web; Business Video Expo; Regulatory 2.0 Workshop; DevCon5; HTML5 Summit; CVx; AstriCon; StartupCamp; MSPAlliance MSPWorld and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

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Edited by Rich Steeves

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