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Empirix Licenses VQmon for Hammer Call Analyzer and PacketSphere

Atlanta, GA (August 11, 2003) - Telchemy, the leading provider of software for real time Voice over IP call quality monitoring announced today that Empirix has licensed Telchemy's VQmon call quality monitoring and analysis software for use in its Hammer Call Analyzer and PacketSphere Voice over IP test equipment. VQmon provides fast accurate real-time analysis of Voice over IP calls, generating call quality metrics and detailed diagnostic information.

"We are very pleased that Empirix selected Telchemy's VQmon to add call quality monitoring and analysis to their market leading product line" said Dr Alan Clark, CEO and President of Telchemy. "Empirix has been one of the pioneers in the Voice over IP test equipment market and have strong innovative products, which has given them a leadership position within the industry."

"We thoroughly evaluated Telchemy's technology and found that it was fast, accurate and provided the detailed Voice over IP call quality analysis that we needed for our products." said Phil Odence, VP Business Development for Empirix. "Telchemy is the leading provider of non-intrusive call quality analysis software and VQmon will be a great complement to our product line."

The Hammer Call Analyzer is the industry's first VoIP-aware protocol analyzer. The recently released version 1.2 incorporates VQmon to add media analysis to the tool's unique signaling analysis capabilities. The PacketSphere is a network processor-based platform for emulating and monitoring IP networks.

Chris Bajorek, President of CT Labs and author of the "Ask Dr C" column in Communications Convergence, commented "Empirix are an established leader in the Voice over IP test equipment market and Telchemy is the established leader in packet based Voice over IP call quality analysis technology. The partnership between Telchemy and Empirix should bring some great products to the industry."

About Empirix

Empirix is the leading source for test and monitoring solutions that measure Quality of Experience (QoE) for Web and voice applications, contact centers and communications networks. Established by combining Hammer Technologies and RSW Software, Empirix offers powerful testing products and services that shorten deployment time, reduce costs, and enhance performance across today's rapidly converging communications channels. Empirix has nearly 2000 customers worldwide, including Global 2000 enterprises, leading telcos, and network infrastructure suppliers. Headquartered in Waltham Massachusetts, Empirix has offices throughout the United States, as well as in Europe and Asia. For more information, visit Empirix on the Web at