Siemens Enterprise Communications Named Best of Enterprise Connect 2013 Award Finalist

Siemens Enterprise Communications Named Best of Enterprise Connect 2013 Award

OpenScape Mobile recognized as innovative UC solution

PR Newswire

RESTON, Va., Feb. 20, 2013

RESTON, Va., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --In recognition of its commitment to
delivering revolutionary unified communications (UC) solutions, Siemens
Enterprise Communications has been selected as a finalist for Enterprise
Connect Orlando's Best of Enterprise Connect Award, for its OpenScape Mobile
solution. The Best of Enterprise Connect award recognizes exhibitors who have
made significant technological advancements within the enterprise
communications and collaboration industry.

"We are pleased to be selected as a finalist for the Best of Enterprise
Connect Award," said Chris Hummel, chief commercial officer, Siemens
Enterprise Communications. "We have adopted a 'mobile first' philosophy to
focus on the mobile user experience and OpenScape Mobile is an excellent
example of how we are making UC easier and more flexible for users and IT

OpenScape Mobile is a single mobile client that brings together VoIP, Video
and comprehensive UC capabilities of OpenScape into a single next generation
user experience, featuring unique gesture-driven capabilities that take
advantage of the latest mobile device platforms and controls. OpenScape Mobile
intuitively places a wide range of sophisticated unified communications
capabilities at your fingertips, including presence, conferencing, directory
access, one number service, VoIP, Video and our award-winning Call Swipe

"We want to congratulate Best of Enterprise Connect finalists for their
innovation within the enterprise communications market," said Eric Krapf,
Enterprise Connect Co-Chair. "We applaud Siemens Enterprise Communications
and look forward to presenting the Best of Enterprise Connect award onsite at
the event."

Best of Enterprise Connect is a juried award in which the preliminary round of
voting chose six finalists, including Siemens Enterprise Communications.
Voting for the Best of Enterprise Connect winner takes place in early March
and the winner will be announced Wednesday, March 20, 2013.

Enterprise Connect takes place March 18-21, 2013 at the Gaylord Palms
Convention Center in Orlando, FL. For more information visit:

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About Enterprise Connect
Enterprise Connect (formerly VoiceCon) is the leading conference and
exhibition for enterprise IP Telephony, Converged Networks and Unified
Communications in North America. Enterprise Connect® brings corporate IT
decision makers together with the industry's vendors, analysts and consultants
to focus on the issues central to enterprise networks and communications.
Enterprise Connect® owns and produces No Jitter, (,
providing daily blogging and analysis of enterprise communications, and it
also serves the community with a weekly email newsletter, a Webinar Series and
Virtual Events. For more information, visit

About Siemens Enterprise Communications
Siemens Enterprise Communications is a leading global provider of unified
communications (UC) solutions and network infrastructure for enterprises of
all sizes. Leveraging 160 years of experience, we deliver innovation and
quality to the world's most successful companies, backed by a world-class
services portfolio which includes international multi-vendor managed and
outsourcing capabilities.

Our OpenScape communications solutions provide a seamless and efficient
collaboration experience – on any device – which amplifies collective effort
and dramatically improves business performance.

Together, our global team of UC experts and service professionals set the
standards for a rich communications experience that empowers teams to deliver
better results.

Siemens Enterprise Communications is a joint venture of The Gores Group and
Siemens AG, and includes Enterasys Networks, a provider of network
infrastructure and security solutions, creating a complementary and complete
enterprise communications solutions portfolio.

For more information, please visit: or

Siemens Enterprise Communications GmbH & Co. KG is a Trademark Licensee of
Siemens AG.

This release contains forward-looking statements based on beliefs of Siemens
Enterprise Communications' management. The words "anticipate," "believe,"
"estimate," "forecast," "expect," "intend," "plan," "should," and "project"
are used to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements reflect the
company's current views with respect to future events and are subject to risks
and uncertainties. Many factors could cause the actual results to be
materially different, including, among others, changes in general economic and
business conditions, changes in currency exchange rates and interest rates,
introduction of competing products, lack of acceptance of new products or
services and changes in business strategy. Actual results may vary materially
from those projected here. Siemens Enterprise Communications does not intend
or assume any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

SOURCE Siemens Enterprise Communications

Contact: Amy Martin, Corporate Communications, +1-408-492-2785,
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