AudioCodes Announces Availability of 400HD IP Phones for Microsoft Lync

AudioCodes Announces Availability of 400HD IP Phones for Microsoft Lync

Expected to Achieve Qualification and Start Shipping This Quarter, the IP
Phones Complete AudioCodes One Voice for Microsoft Lync End-to-End Voice
Connectivity Solution

LOD, Israel, Feb. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AudioCodes (Nasdaq:AUDC), a
Microsoft Gold Certified partner and a leading provider of Voice over IP
(VoIP) technologies, products and services, today announced that its 400HD IP
Phones expect to achieve qualification this quarter through the Microsoft Lync
Third Party Interoperability Program. The IP Phones complete AudioCodes One
Voice for Microsoft Lync, a unified product and service program intended to
simplify and accelerate voice-enablement of Microsoft Lync implementations.

AudioCodes' Lync-compatible IP Phones combine high-definition voice quality
and a rich enterprise phone feature set with tight integration with Microsoft
Unified Communications. Among the features developed specially for the Lync
environment are support for Lync configuration, secured sign-in and
centralized provisioning via Lync. An optional tablet expansion module enables
enterprises to run an attendant console application which is fully integrated
with the phones.

"The qualification of AudioCodes' IP Phones as compatible with Lync is an
important milestone in the development of Microsoft's Lync ecosystem," said
Giovanni Mezgec, General Manager of Lync Product Marketing at Microsoft. "With
AudioCodes, we now have a hardware vendor partner that will help enable system
integrators to smoothly design and implement Lync deployments, and will offer
Enterprise customers the benefits of simplified administration and

"We are pleased that our IP Phones are expected to achieve Microsoft
qualification, and already see solid demand in the market place," said Nimrod
Borovsky, Vice President, Unified Communications, at AudioCodes. "AudioCodes
now offers a complete suite of voice connectivity solutions for Lync
environments, which, coupled with our enhanced management solutions and broad
offering of professional services, will help our customers enjoy a smooth
migration to unified communications."

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

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 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.

©2013 AudioCodes Ltd. All rights reserved. AudioCodes, AC, HD VoIP, HD VoIP
Sounds Better, IPmedia, Mediant, MediaPack, OSN, SmartTAP, VMAS, VoIPerfect,
VoIPerfectHD, Your Gateway To VoIP and 3GX are trademarks or registered
trademarks of AudioCodes Limited. All other products or trademarks are
property of their respective owners. Product specifications are subject to
change without notice.

CONTACT: Company Contacts
         Shirley Nakar,
         Director, Investor Relations
         Tel: +972-3-976-4000
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         Erik Knettel,
         Tel: +1-646-284-9415
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