Comverse Receives 2015 WebRTC Product of the Year Award

WAKEFIELD, Mass., March 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comverse (Nasdaq:CNSI), a global leader in cloud-based and in-network services enablement and monetization software solutions for communication service providers and growing enterprises, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, has named the Comverse WebRTC Gateway as a 2015 WebRTC Product of the Year Award winner.

"Service providers today are facing tremendous market pressures, including OTT competitive threats and questions about how to quickly satisfy the enormous appetite of today's digital user for new services," said Adolfo Masini, Senior Vice President, Managing Director for Digital Services at Comverse. "The Comverse WebRTC Gateway offers the most advanced solution for Service Providers to easily accelerate and monetize their customer digital services capabilities for the 4th wave. It's a true honor to receive validation of Comverse's WebRTC solution innovation from TMC, which hosts some of the most influential publications in the industry."

The Comverse WebRTC Gateway offers service providers and enterprises an innovative and secure approach to web reachability. By enabling real time audio/video/messaging communication directly from a web browser to any IMS/RCS/UC/VoIP network without plug-ins and downloads, the Comverse WebRTC-Gateway extends these communication services to the web domain, making them more available and reachable.

"It gives me great pleasure to honor Comverse as a 2015 recipient of the WebRTC Product of the Year Award for their innovative Comverse WebRTC Gateway," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "Through advanced technology initiatives, it's leaders like Comverse who are spearheading the enablement of telcos and enterprises to meet the rapid growth of consumer demands for the next generation of video, voice and P2P file sharing."

The Comverse WebRTC Gateway takes a novel approach to browser support, reducing integration complexity and increasing solution security. Comverse's product solution can be deployed In-Network or in a Cloud, and supports a wide range of enterprise and service provider use cases.

About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, IoT Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; IoT Evolution Conference & Expo; SmartVoice Conference; Software Telco Congress; Super Wi-Fi Summit - The Global Spectrum Sharing and TV White Space Event; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo; Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo, WebRTC Conference & Expo; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information. For more information about TMC, visit

About Comverse

Comverse provides true carrier-grade cloud-based and in-network monetization and revenue management software solutions that help global carriers and growing enterprises profitably enable the way people obtain and share digital experiences, today and tomorrow. We support digital lifestyles through a suite of proven and flexible solutions that includes managed BSS and Policy, Enterprise and Cloud Billing, and Digital Services, all guided by an experienced Managed Services offering, that ensure our customers gain competitive advantage. Comverse's customer base spans more than 125 countries with solutions successfully delivered to over 450 communication service providers and enterprises serving more than two billion subscribers. For more information, visit

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