FRAMINGHAM, MA – February 3, 2009 – AnchorPoint, the leading provider of integrated Telecommunications Expense Management (TEM) solutions, announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine (www.itmag.com) has named AnchorPoint Version 6.3 as a recipient of its 2008 Product of the Year Award. AnchorPoint is a division of MTS – Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (Nasdaq: MTSL), a global provider of Telecom Expense Management solutions and customer care & billing (CC&B) solutions.
“AnchorPoint Version 6.3 incorporates customer input for meeting enterprise global TEM demands,” said Michael Grillo, Vice President of Marketing. “Our latest release extends enterprise options for international call management. Responding to the converged communications needs of our customers is a primary driver in our product evolution. We’re honored that INTERNET TELEPHONY recognizes the work of our team.”
AnchorPoint Version 6.3 also introduces an updated user interface to the product and reporting platform and incorporates improved dispute management tracking, newer search options, and more robust report scheduling capabilities. AnchorPoint has also finalized support for Microsoft ® Windows Vista® with this release.
“INTERNET TELEPHONY is pleased to grant a 2008 Product of the Year Award to AnchorPoint for their TEM solution. AnchorPoint has proven they are committed to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Editor-in-Chief of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. “We’re proud to honor their accomplishments in the advancement of IP communications and look forward to more innovative solutions from them in the future.”
A full list of Product of the Year winners will be published in the February, 2009 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine, (www.itmag.com). INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the authority in IP communication since 1998™.
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AnchorPoint (www.AnchorPoint.com) is a leading provider of Telecom Expense Management Solutions that enable enterprises to gain visibility and control of strategic assets that drive key business processes and crucial competitive advantage. The company’s award-winning software, consulting and managed services solutions — including integrated Invoice, Asset, and Usage Management and Business Analytics tools — provide professionals at every level of the organization with rapid access to concise, actionable data. Armed with this knowledge, they can make smart operational and financial decisions that maximize the performance of core assets and services. From reducing costs and optimizing resources for superior ROI; from allocating budgets to ensuring regulatory compliance; from purchasing to payment; and everything in between, global leaders rely on AnchorPoint for absolute control over bottom line results.
AnchorPoint is a division of MTS – Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (Nasdaq: MTSL), a global provider of business support systems (BSS) for comprehensive telecommunication management and customer care & billing (CC&B) solutions. Headquartered in Israel, MTS markets its solutions through wholly owned subsidiaries in the United States, Hong Kong, The Netherlands, and Brazil, as well as through OEM partnerships with Siemens, Phillips, NEC and other vendors. MTS shares are traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market (symbol MTSL). For more information please visit the MTS web site: www.mtsint.com
Certain matters discussed in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, risks in product development plans and schedules, rapid technological change, changes and delays in product approval and introduction, customer acceptance of new products, the impact of competitive products and pricing, market acceptance, the lengthy sales cycle, proprietary rights of the Company and its competitors, risk of operations in Israel, government regulations, dependence on third parties to manufacture products, general economic conditions and other risk factors detailed in the Company’s filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.