Leading TEM player launches global group for users of the Company’s Communications Management Platform (CMP) softwareORANGE, Conn., October 17, 2006—Tangoe, Inc., the leading globalprovider of enterprise telecommunications expense management (TEM)software and services, today announced the formation of the Tangoe CMPUser Group. The CMP User Group will provide Tangoe’s rapidly expandingnetwork of global customers and business partners with a forum toregularly exchange ideas, information, best practices, and strategiesthat will assist them in optimizing the management, understanding, andcontrol of their voice, data, and wireless communications resources.“Clients and business partners welcome the opportunity to shareindustry best practices with each other, and provide feedback to Tangoeexecutives regarding product enhancements, new services, or industrybest practices,” said Calence’s Executive Vice President of ManagedServices William McCarthy. “The formation of a CMP user groupfacilitates the communications process and enables everyone involved toexperience better results. As both a Tangoe business partner and a userof Tangoe’s CMP software, I appreciate Tangoe’s leadership in makingthis happen.”
Initially established by Tangoe, the CMP User Group will be selfmanaged by a membership drawn from Tangoe clients and partners, withparticipation from Tangoe liaisons. Following its initial organization,the membership will elect its executive leadership and adopt a charterto serve as a guideline for its ongoing operation. The group will holdan annual user conference in a location selected by Tangoe (scheduledfor Spring 2007), with input from the user group membership. Userconference activities and agendas will be collectively managed byTangoe and the CMP User Group membership.
“The formation of the CMP User Group is an important next step infulfilling Tangoe’s commitment to exceptional solution outcomes for ourclients and partners. While we take pride in Tangoe achievingrecognition as the industry leader in TEM automation solutions, thereal measure of our success is how we enable our client to achievebetter results,” said Al Subbloie, Tangoe president and CEO. “A keycomponent of our strategy is to actively respond to the needs of ourcustomers by adding new features and functionality based on theirinput, developing alternative delivery methods, and offering additionalservices they’ve requested. The User Group will serve as a forum forTangoe clients around the globe to exchange ideas, discuss thechallenges they face, and enhance their communication with our ownmanagement and development teams so that their ideas and needs can bestbe embodied in our solutions.”
Tangoe, Inc., the global leader in Telecom Expense Management(TEM) solutions, delivers software products and consulting servicesthat enable organizations to better understand, manage, and controltheir enterprise-wide voice, data, and wireless telecommunicationsservices and their costs. Tangoe’s flagship software product, theCommunications Management Platform (CMP), provides a technologyfoundation that enables dramatic cost reductions, which significantlycontribute to organizational profitability. Global 2000 organizationsworldwide depend on Tangoe software and services to optimize theirtelecommunications expense management processes. Named one ofConnecticut’s fastest growing technology companies in the DeloitteTechnology Fast 50 and placing number 105 on the 2006 Inc. 500 list,Tangoe is headquartered in Orange, Connecticut and provides solutionsin the United States through direct and partner sales channels, andinternationally through partner sales channels.