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Cicero Networks wins Best VoIP Product at the 2006 Wireless Broadband Innovation Awards

CiceroPhone is awarded for putting VoIP on mobile phones

Cicero Networks, a leading provider of wVoIP solutions for Fixed Mobile Convergence, today announced that is has been awarded the Best VoIP product at the 2006 Wireless Broadband Innovation Awards. The WBI Awards recognise leadership, innovation and excellence in wireless broadband industry and are known as “the Oscars of the wireless industry”.

“Cicero Networks has consistently proven itself as a true Wireless Broadband Innovation Award winner by providing excellence and innovation in a the competitive VoIP market place”, said Michael Gebert, co-organiser of WBI Awards. With more than 150 nominations entries from 30 countries across the  world, Cicero Networks is well-positioned to grow into the future delivering fixed-mobile convergence technologies”.

“We are very excited to have won the Wireless Broadband Best VoIP Product Award for CiceroPhone,” said  Elaine Treacy VP Marketing at Cicero Networks. “We have focused on enabling the real convergence of fixed and mobile services, with products which are both easy to use and highly innovative and this award reflects our commitment to that goal.”

CiceroPhone is a dual-mode softphone which supports all calls – fixed, cellular, PBX and VoIP – on a single handset – smartphone or PDA. CiceroPhone’s unified dialer delivers a seamless end-user experience whereby calls are routed over the best available network i.e. Wi-Fi, GSM, CDMA, 3G or WiMAX based on cost and quality.

About Cicero Networks
Cicero Networks is a leading provider of wireless VoIP solutions enabling telecommunication service providers to deliver fixed mobile convergence services to their enterprise and residential customers. Cicero Network’s end-to-end SIP-based solutions optimise the delivery of carrier-grade voice and other media services over alternative wireless networks including Wi-Fi, 3G and WiMAX. Founded in 2002, the company is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and is privately funded. For more information, visit www.ciceronetworks.com

About Wireless Broadband Innovation Awards
WBI Awards Ltd is a Birmingham, UK based independent institution, organising the hotly contested independent Awards for users and service providers of wireless broadband worldwide. The WBI Award categories cover excellence in service provision; in enterprise deployment by the end-user; in product development; and personal and corporate achievement. An independent judging panel has selected the winners, who have been announced on May 17th at the gala dinner and awards ceremony at the Café Royal in front of the Who’s Who of wireless broadband industry. www.wbiawards.com

For further information, please contact:
Sarah Mulder
CMP Communications:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7627 8132
Email:smulder@cmpcommunications.com

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Registered Offices: Harmony Court, Harmony Row, Dublin 2, Ireland