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[October 03, 2005]

NEC CEO to Keynote INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO Fall 2005; Tom Burger, President & CEO of NEC Unified Solutions to Address Thousands at Premier VoIP Conference in Los Angeles Convention Center

NORWALK, Conn. --(Business Wire)-- Oct. 3, 2005 -- Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC(R)) announces today that Tom Burger, president and CEO of NEC Unified Solutions, Inc., will deliver a keynote address at its INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO Fall 2005, on October 24-27, 2005 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Mr. Burger's address, which is open to all registered attendees, will take place Tuesday, October 25th, at 9:00 a.m. PST. Registration for the conference is now open at http://www.itexpo.com.

INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, held since 1999, is the world's largest and best-attended VoIP trade show. Last February, TMC's INTERNET TELEPHONY attracted over 6,200 buyers and sellers of IP Telephony products and services. For this upcoming October show, TMC projects total attendance to exceed 7,500.

Mr. Burger joined NEC in 1989, where he has served as president and CEO of several NEC subsidiaries and business units. Mr. Burger began his career with New York Telephone Company before transitioning to the private sector at the advent of deregulation. He has served as president of two publicly traded communications companies and has participated on numerous industry and philanthropic boards.

"As a leader in integrated voice and data communications solutions for the enterprise market, NEC is excited to be a part of the industry's largest VoIP marketplace and trade show," states Mr. Burger. "INTERNET TELEPHONY offers the industry an effective platform to feature the latest VoIP technology and applications. NEC is honored to share its VoIP vision to the thousands of other service providers, enterprises, government buyers, resellers and developers that attend INTERNET TELEPHONY."

"NEC's current and future VoIP enterprise solutions are of paramount interest to the VoIP industry as a whole," continues Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Conference Chairman for INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO. "TMC is excited to have Mr. Burger, a distinguished thought leader and spokesperson in the communications field, to speak at our event in Los Angeles. We are certain the NEC vision can provide a useful answer to the growing enterprise demand for immediate and effective communications services."

Registration for the conference and trade show is now open: http://www.itexpo.com. Vendors interested in exhibiting or sponsoring should contact Dave Rodriguez immediately at 1-203-852-6800, ext. 146 or e-mail drodriguez@tmcnet.com.

Press inquiries regarding Thomas Burger's address can be directed to Mostafa Razzak at 23-31 Communications: 646-442-3361 or email m.razzak@23-31.com.

About TMC(R)

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes two print magazines: Customer Interaction Solutions, and Internet Telephony; five digital publications, SIP Magazine, Speech-World, WiFi Telephony Magazine, VoIP Developer, WiMAX Magazine; and the online publications TMCnet, Planet PDA Magazine, WiFi Revolution, Alternative Power and BiometriTech. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. TMC also produces The VoIP Developer Conference, Speech-World Conference, IP Contact Center Summit and The Global Call Center Outsourcing Summit. TMCnet publishes more than 20 topical online newsletters. For more information about TMC, visit http://www.tmcnet.com.

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