Zoom Telephonics Announces Product Direction for Global Village
Boston, MA, August 21, 2000
-- Zoom Telephonics Inc. (NASDAQ: ZOOM)
announced today the product direction for its recently acquired
Global Village brand.
New Global Village products
are expected to include dialup modems with the new V.92 standard,
ADSL modems, cable modems and wireless LAN products.
"Global Village is a great brand with a history of providing
excellent software and hardware for the Macintosh market",
said Frank Manning, president of Zoom Telephonics. "Zoom
is pleased to continue the proud tradition of the Global Village
brand by introducing exciting new products for the Macintosh."
Zoom intends to ship a Global Village modem with the
new ITU V.92 international standard in the fourth quarter
of this year. The new Global Village V.92 modem will ship
with the highly rated GlobalFax™ software. Other new
Global Village products are expected to follow in 2001 and
Experienced Global Village technical support
staff members have been retained by Zoom Telephonics. That
staff will continue to provide technical support for Global
Village brand products.
About Zoom Telephonics
Zoom Telephonics, a communications leader since 1977, designs,
produces, and markets dial-up modems, cable and ADSL modems,
wireless LAN products, home phoneline networking products,
and other data communication products under the Zoom®
and Hayes® brand names. Zoom products are available in
over 3000 of the highest volume computer retailers in the
USA and over 5000 retail outlets worldwide. For more information,
visit Zoom at www.zoomtel.com.