Zoom Unveils New "Zoom Business Products" Line
desktop faxmodem is product line flagship
Boston, MA, May 23, 1996 - Zoom Telephonics, a high-volume
manufacturerof faxmodems, today announced its new Zoom Business
Products line, a family of communications products tailored
to the specific needs of business users. The product line
will be sold to businesses through value-added resellers and
dealers. Zoom will present the new line at the Comdex/Spring
'96 trade show in Chicago, June 3-6, showcasing the innovative
The Zoom/MultiLine sets new
standards of economy, port density, flexibility, and power
efficiency. Eight-channel and four-channel versions are available,
using independent V.34 28.8 Kbps or V.32bis 14.4 Kbps faxmodem
modules in a single attractive 11" x 8" x 2"
case. Additional faxmodem modules can be added quickly and
easily to the four-channel versions without shutting down
The Zoom Business Products line also
includes faxmodems in external, internal, and PCMCIA form
factors. Features include flash memory, enhanced protection
from lightning, priority technical support, and extended warranty.
"The Zoom/MultiLine is the flagship product of
the new Zoom Business Products line," said Eugene Chang,
Vice President of Strategic Business Development at Zoom.
"It is ideal for use with fax servers or communications
servers that need multiple modems, as well as with routers
and remote access devices," he said.
many users have resorted to stacks of individual modems, cluttering
their offices and risking reliable operations; or they have
installed costly rack modems. The Zoom/MultiLine FaxModem
provides a neat, rugged package that is easy to install anywhere
multiple modems are needed.
A single Zoom/MultiLine
case holds up to eight modules. Each MultiLine module is a
Rockwell-based serial V.34 28.8 Kbps faxmodem or V.32bis 14.4
Kbps voice/faxmodem. All modules include 14.4 Kbps Class 1
and 2 fax, flash memory, configuration-protection, Caller
ID, V.42, V.42bis, MNP®; 2-5, MNP 10EC™, NVRAM,
and robust SIDACtor® lightning and surge protection. The
front panel features a reset button and 3 status lights for
each channel. Each Zoom/MultiLine comes with a single in-line
switching power supply, which minimizes power cord clutter
and simplifies installation.
Headquartered in Boston
since its establishment in 1977, Zoom Telephonics is a leading
designer, producer, and marketer of faxmodems and related
products for the home and office. Zoom Telephonics is publicly
traded on NASDAQ (NASDAQ: ZOOM).