Ceragon Deployed AudioCodes in a Global Microsoft Lync Implementation

LOD, Israel, June 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AudioCodes (Nasdaq:AUDC), a leading provider of Voice-over-IP (VoIP) technologies, products and services, today announced that Ceragon, a leading vendor of mobile backhaul solutions, has selected AudioCodes' products and services from the One Voice for Lync portfolio to enable migration to Microsoft Lync.

"We wanted to implement a full Lync deployment throughout the company and looked for a seamless migration process that would enable smooth adoption," commented Avi Dayan, VP Information Technology at Ceragon. "We selected AudioCodes for its broad portfolio of products and reputable support and service capabilities. Using Neway Technologies we were able to get a complete solution to suit our needs, a clear support structure and effective deployment services in our tens of offices around the world."

"Neway Technologies relies on AudioCodes One Voice for Lync portfolio of products and services as it helps us address global projects," added Lior Meresse, CTO at Neway, a leading Microsoft integrator. "We really value the fact that AudioCodes helped us with network planning, site survey, logistics and installation services, as we were rolling the Lync deployment at Ceragon. Our ability to get these services from our equipment vendor makes us more competitive on a global scale."

"Ceragon is a great example of how Lync helps organizations improve the way they conduct their core business," said Nimrod Borovsky, Vice President of Unified Communications at AudioCodes. "We enabled Neway Technologies to focus on their core competence of enabling creative communications at Ceragon using Lync, while leveraging our global logistics, installation and advanced support services. This project is yet another example of how our One Voice for Lync offering is empowering Lync integrators."

More about AudioCodes' One Voice for Lync offering can be found here.

More about AudioCodes' The Voice Experts @ Your Service offering can be found here.

AudioCodes will be exhibiting at Microsoft's World Wide Partner Conference, Houston, Texas, starting July 8th, 2013 at booth #222.

About AudioCodes

AudioCodes Ltd. (Nasdaq:AUDC) designs, develops and sells advanced Voice-over-IP (VoIP) and converged VoIP and Data networking products and applications to Service Providers and Enterprises. AudioCodes is a VoIP technology market leader focused on converged VoIP and data communications and its products are deployed globally in Broadband, Mobile, Enterprise networks and Cable. The Company provides a range of innovative, cost-effective products including Media Gateways, Multi-Service Business Routers, Session Border Controllers (SBC), Residential Gateways, IP Phones, Media Servers and Value Added Applications. AudioCodes' underlying technology, VoIPerfectHD™, relies on AudioCodes' leadership in DSP, voice coding and voice processing technologies. AudioCodes' High Definition (HD) VoIP technologies and products provide enhanced intelligibility and a better end user communication experience in Voice communications. For more information on AudioCodes, visit http://www.audiocodes.com.

Statements concerning AudioCodes' business outlook or future economic performance; product introductions and plans and objectives related thereto; and statements concerning assumptions made or expectations as to any future events, conditions, performance or other matters, are "forward-looking statements'' as that term is defined under U.S. Federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements are subject to various risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those stated in such statements. These risks, uncertainties and factors include, but are not limited to: the effect of global economic conditions in general and conditions in AudioCodes' industry and target markets in particular; shifts in supply and demand; market acceptance of new products and the demand for existing products; the impact of competitive products and pricing on AudioCodes' and its customers' products and markets; timely product and technology development, upgrades and the ability to manage changes in market conditions as needed; possible need for additional financing; the ability to satisfy covenants in the Company's loan agreements; possible disruptions from acquisitions; the ability of AudioCodes to successfully integrate the products and operations of acquired companies into AudioCodes' business; and other factors detailed in AudioCodes' filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. AudioCodes assumes no obligation to update the information in this release.

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CONTACT: Company Contacts Shirley Nakar, Director, Investor Relations AudioCodes Tel: +972-3-976-4000 shirley@audiocodes.com IR Agency Contact Erik Knettel, Grayling Tel: +1-646-284-9415 erik.knettel@grayling.comSource:AudioCodes Ltd.