Parliant updates PhoneValet Message Center

OGDENSBURG, NY and OTTAWA, ON, Apr 29, 2008 — Parliant Corporation today
announced PhoneValet Message Center 5.4, a free update for all users of
PhoneValet 5.

Parliant’s multi-award winning PhoneValet Message Center turns a Mac into a
multi-line virtual call center. It features an automated attendant,
unlimited voice mail call tree, call blocking, recording, logging and
screening, automated dialing and Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
capabilities. Its advanced technology does all this and more using standard
telephone lines and many internet telephone lines — with no need for an
expensive phone switch. Standard telephone lines include traditional local
phone lines, cable phone lines and voice-over-internet (VoIP) services that
allow users to connect a standard telephone.

Today’s release includes state of the art audio compression, allowing
smaller, better-sounding audio for iPhone and iPod Touch users who use
PhoneValet Anywhere. This new software release also includes the extended
ability to screen or specially handle calls based on the area code of the
caller, including the ability to block calls from telemarketers who call
from 1-800 numbers, for instance. PhoneValet also includes new timed backup
features to protect your valuable call history in the event of a computer

“The update continues our commitment to rock-solid telephony on the Mac,”
said Kevin Ford, Parliant president. “PhoneValet gives you unprecedented
control over your calls and messages to let you choose how to spend your

PhoneValet Message Center retails at $169.95 per line (including software
and hardware) from, Apple and many retailers. PhoneValet 5.4
is a free upgrade for users of PhoneValet 5.x.

About Parliant Corporation

With facilities in Ogdensburg, New York and Ottawa, Canada, Parliant
Corporation is a world leader in developing and deploying Mac-based
computer telephony products for business and consumer use. For more
information, visit “the Mac telephony experts” at