Quicknet's Linux Products Win Product of the Year!

Communications Solutions Magazine Honors Quicknet's Linux Special Edition

Telephony Hardware With Prestigious Award



Jan 09, 2001, 00:00 ET from Quicknet Technologies, Inc.

     SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Quicknet Technologies, Inc., a
 leading provider of low-density Internet telephony hardware, software and
 services enabling customers to make toll quality Internet telephone calls from
 their PCs, is very pleased to announce that its Linux Special Editions
 products have been awarded Product of the Year from TMC's Communications
 Solutions(TM) magazine.
     Released in July 2000, the Linux Special Edition products are specially
 packaged to meet the needs of the Linux community, bundling Quicknet's high
 performance Internet Telephony cards with Quicknet's open-sourced Linux
 drivers.  The four Linux Special Edition products are the Internet
 LineJACK(TM) Linux Edition, Internet PhoneJACK Lite(TM) Linux Edition,
 Internet PhoneJACK-PCI(TM) Linux Edition, and Internet PhoneCARD(TM)
 Linux Edition.  Using award-winning hardware-based audio compression and
 decompression for unexcelled audio quality, these products set the standard
 for high quality, low cost, long distance Internet Telephony.  The
 hardware-based audio acceleration provides phone-quality sound without
 burdening the computer's CPU, maximizing system performance.
     "We are truly delighted to win this prestigious award, Linux offers
 developers an exceptionally flexible and robust environment for developing
 reliable dedicated telephony applications," commented Stacey Reineccius, CEO
 and President of Quicknet Technologies, Inc.  "The Linux Special Editions are
 Quicknet's response to countless requests by the Linux community for Quicknet
 products bundled to meet the specific needs of Linux users without the
 additional cost and frills associated with Windows packaging."
     Communications Solutions magazine is dedicated to telephony applications,
 products, services, developments and integration.  The Communications
 Solutions(TM) Product of the Year award is designed to honor innovative
 products and services that have furthered voice/data convergence.
     "As the industry matures, we're finding more than just products and
 services on the market -- entire solutions are being offered," said TMC
 president and group publisher Rich Tehrani.  "Communications Solutions(TM)
 magazine initiated the Product of the Year award program to help our readers
 sort through the vast proliferation of new products and services in the
 marketplace.  The Product of the Year award, selected by the editors of
 Communications Solutions(TM) and the engineers of TMC Labs(TM), is given to
 those select products, such as the Internet PhoneJACK Linux Editions, the
 Internet PhoneCARD Linux Edition and the Internet LineJACK Linux Edition,
 supplied by Quicknet Technologies, that deserve the attention of
 forward-thinking organizations looking for best-of-breed solutions.  We are
 pleased to honor the Product of the Year winners today, as they lay the
 groundwork for the next generation of communications solutions."
     For more information or to purchase the Linux Special Edition products,
 check out the Quicknet Linux Special Edition website at www.linuxjack.com .
 
     About Technology Marketing Corp.
     Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) of Norwalk, Connecticut produces
 Communications Solutions(TM) EXPO and INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) EXPO.  Since its
 inception in 1972, TMC has produced industry-leading trade magazines, events
 and Web sites in high technology and telecommunications.  Communications
 Solutions EXPO is sponsored by: Communications Solutions(TM), C@LL CENTER CRM
 Solutions(TM) and INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) magazines. INTERNET TELEPHONY EXPO is
 sponsored: by INTERNET TELEPHONY and Communications Solutions magazines.
 
     For more information, visit TMC's Web portal at www.tmcnet.com.
 
     About Quicknet Technologies, Inc.
     Quicknet Technologies, Inc. has been the leading innovator in low-density
 Internet telephony hardware and software since 1995.  Quicknet Technologies,
 Inc. is a privately held company, based in San Francisco; they specialize in
 the design and manufacture of low-density Internet Telephony products for
 small businesses.  Sold in over 179 countries around the world, Quicknet's
 product enable users to effectively boost Internet call quality and provides
 hassle-free use.  Their whole line of award winning products is available to
 resellers directly through Quicknet.  End customers can purchase this
 outstanding hardware through a rapidly growing, worldwide base of dealers,
 distributors, and catalog superstores.  Quicknet provides free lifetime
 technical support (for registered users) on their products.  Equivalence is a
 supplier of high quality software and network solutions that allow users to
 harness the power of the Internet to send and receive voice and video with
 increased ease, flexibility, and security.  Equivalence products are available
 for download from its web site at www.equival.com.au .  For more information
 about the OpenH323 Project visit www.openh323.org .
 
     For more information please call Quicknet at (415) 864-5225, send email to
 sales@quicknet.net or visit Quicknet on the Internet at www.quicknet.net .
 
     Quicknet Technologies, Internet PhoneJACK, Internet LineJACK, Internet
 PhoneCARD, SmartCable, Internet SwitchBoard, Web800, MicroTelo, OpenH323,
 Internet PhonePATCH, and Equivalence are trademarks of Quicknet Technologies,
 Inc.
 
     Contact:  Belinda Maldonado of S&S Public Relations, 718-320-4898, or
 belinda@sspr.com, for Quicknet Technologies, Inc.
 
 

SOURCE Quicknet Technologies, Inc.
     SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Quicknet Technologies, Inc., a
 leading provider of low-density Internet telephony hardware, software and
 services enabling customers to make toll quality Internet telephone calls from
 their PCs, is very pleased to announce that its Linux Special Editions
 products have been awarded Product of the Year from TMC's Communications
 Solutions(TM) magazine.
     Released in July 2000, the Linux Special Edition products are specially
 packaged to meet the needs of the Linux community, bundling Quicknet's high
 performance Internet Telephony cards with Quicknet's open-sourced Linux
 drivers.  The four Linux Special Edition products are the Internet
 LineJACK(TM) Linux Edition, Internet PhoneJACK Lite(TM) Linux Edition,
 Internet PhoneJACK-PCI(TM) Linux Edition, and Internet PhoneCARD(TM)
 Linux Edition.  Using award-winning hardware-based audio compression and
 decompression for unexcelled audio quality, these products set the standard
 for high quality, low cost, long distance Internet Telephony.  The
 hardware-based audio acceleration provides phone-quality sound without
 burdening the computer's CPU, maximizing system performance.
     "We are truly delighted to win this prestigious award, Linux offers
 developers an exceptionally flexible and robust environment for developing
 reliable dedicated telephony applications," commented Stacey Reineccius, CEO
 and President of Quicknet Technologies, Inc.  "The Linux Special Editions are
 Quicknet's response to countless requests by the Linux community for Quicknet
 products bundled to meet the specific needs of Linux users without the
 additional cost and frills associated with Windows packaging."
     Communications Solutions magazine is dedicated to telephony applications,
 products, services, developments and integration.  The Communications
 Solutions(TM) Product of the Year award is designed to honor innovative
 products and services that have furthered voice/data convergence.
     "As the industry matures, we're finding more than just products and
 services on the market -- entire solutions are being offered," said TMC
 president and group publisher Rich Tehrani.  "Communications Solutions(TM)
 magazine initiated the Product of the Year award program to help our readers
 sort through the vast proliferation of new products and services in the
 marketplace.  The Product of the Year award, selected by the editors of
 Communications Solutions(TM) and the engineers of TMC Labs(TM), is given to
 those select products, such as the Internet PhoneJACK Linux Editions, the
 Internet PhoneCARD Linux Edition and the Internet LineJACK Linux Edition,
 supplied by Quicknet Technologies, that deserve the attention of
 forward-thinking organizations looking for best-of-breed solutions.  We are
 pleased to honor the Product of the Year winners today, as they lay the
 groundwork for the next generation of communications solutions."
     For more information or to purchase the Linux Special Edition products,
 check out the Quicknet Linux Special Edition website at www.linuxjack.com .
 
     About Technology Marketing Corp.
     Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) of Norwalk, Connecticut produces
 Communications Solutions(TM) EXPO and INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) EXPO.  Since its
 inception in 1972, TMC has produced industry-leading trade magazines, events
 and Web sites in high technology and telecommunications.  Communications
 Solutions EXPO is sponsored by: Communications Solutions(TM), C@LL CENTER CRM
 Solutions(TM) and INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) magazines. INTERNET TELEPHONY EXPO is
 sponsored: by INTERNET TELEPHONY and Communications Solutions magazines.
 
     For more information, visit TMC's Web portal at www.tmcnet.com.
 
     About Quicknet Technologies, Inc.
     Quicknet Technologies, Inc. has been the leading innovator in low-density
 Internet telephony hardware and software since 1995.  Quicknet Technologies,
 Inc. is a privately held company, based in San Francisco; they specialize in
 the design and manufacture of low-density Internet Telephony products for
 small businesses.  Sold in over 179 countries around the world, Quicknet's
 product enable users to effectively boost Internet call quality and provides
 hassle-free use.  Their whole line of award winning products is available to
 resellers directly through Quicknet.  End customers can purchase this
 outstanding hardware through a rapidly growing, worldwide base of dealers,
 distributors, and catalog superstores.  Quicknet provides free lifetime
 technical support (for registered users) on their products.  Equivalence is a
 supplier of high quality software and network solutions that allow users to
 harness the power of the Internet to send and receive voice and video with
 increased ease, flexibility, and security.  Equivalence products are available
 for download from its web site at www.equival.com.au .  For more information
 about the OpenH323 Project visit www.openh323.org .
 
     For more information please call Quicknet at (415) 864-5225, send email to
 sales@quicknet.net or visit Quicknet on the Internet at www.quicknet.net .
 
     Quicknet Technologies, Internet PhoneJACK, Internet LineJACK, Internet
 PhoneCARD, SmartCable, Internet SwitchBoard, Web800, MicroTelo, OpenH323,
 Internet PhonePATCH, and Equivalence are trademarks of Quicknet Technologies,
 Inc.
 
     Contact:  Belinda Maldonado of S&S Public Relations, 718-320-4898, or
 belinda@sspr.com, for Quicknet Technologies, Inc.
 
 SOURCE  Quicknet Technologies, Inc.