snom technology, Inc. announced today that TMC, named its snom UC edition portfolio, such as the  Snom UC600 Lync IP Phone for Microsoft Lync as a 2012 Unified Communications TMC Labs Innovation Award winner presented by INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

As deployment of Microsoft Lync with voice accelerates in both the enterprise and small business markets, the snom UC portfolio offers the best mix of desktop phones fully tested and qualified with Microsoft Lync, matching any sized customer environment or fit any industry, This award from TMC and INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine is yet another proof point of the snom UC portfolio’s full compatibility with Microsoft Lync and recognition of the value these desktop business phones deliver to our distributors, resellers and customers – as well as Microsoft systems integrators: a fully tested and integrated line of IP phones that blends rich features with affordability, and choice, said Mike Storella, chief operating officer, snom technology Inc.

snom technology AG develops and manufactures VoIP phones and related equipment based on the IETF open standard, SIP (Session Initiation Protocol). Recognized for its high-quality, customizable, and cost-effective business solutions, snom is also differentiated by the company’s history in the VoIP industry and its dedication to high security standards. All of snom’s products, from desktop phones to IP PBXs, are designed to be fully interoperable with leading communications equipment vendors. snom customers benefit from the interoperability and flexibility that the snom telephones offer, including plug-and-play integration and universal compatibility with any SIP-based telephony platform. In September 2011, the snom 300 and the snom 821 were the first SIP phones to be officially tested and qualified as interoperable with Microsoft Lync™ by Microsoft.