VODACOM SELECTS NEXT GENERATION IVR FROM SIEMENS AND TECNOMEN

Tecnomen Corporation                    PRESS RELEASE
                                        4th January 2007

VODACOM SELECTS NEXT GENERATION IVR FROM SIEMENS AND TECNOMEN

Vodacom has selected Siemens Telecommunications and Tecnomen as their preferred
supplier for carrier-class VXML-based IVR applications.

For Siemens this contract further solidifies its position as a Value Added
Services (VAS) solutions provider in the market, proving its strength the Voice
and IP applications business.

"This contract proves that Siemens is a strong player in the carrier VAS
solutions space, and has a significant role to play as an integral prime
contractor" says Malan Smith, Managing Director for Networks at Siemens
Telecommunications.

"This contract again validates Tecnomen as a leading vendor of Next Generation
messaging technology. This contract also proves Tecnomen's firm commitment to the
fast growing African telecommunications market" says Miika Reinikka, Vice
President for Messaging products at Tecnomen

"Siemens Telecommunications and Tecnomen have already provided Vodacom with
similar technology this year, the new ring-back tone (RBT) technology.
Distributed IVR access is simply an extension of the access layer that is also
used for RBT" says Greg Cress, account manager for end to end applications at
Siemens.

Siemens and Tecnomen have enjoyed a long-standing and a good working relationship
having partnered in other local and international ventures.

Tecnomen is one of the leading suppliers of Next Generation Messaging solutions
based on Open Standards such as VXML which allows a wide range of cutting-edge IP-
based voice applications to be deployed, such as IP Centrex, Conferencing, Tele-
voting, Video Portals, Video Call Completion service.

FURTHER INFORMATION
Mr Matias Sillanpää, Managing Director, Tecnomen Middle East,
tel. +971 4 88 38 268 matias.sillanpaa@tecnomen.com
Mr Miika Reinikka, Vice President, Messaging, Tecnomen Corp.
tel. +358 40 551 7759, miika.reinikka@tecnomen.com


About Tecnomen
Tecnomen develops messaging and charging solutions for telecoms operators and
service providers worldwide. Founded in 1978, it is one of the leading suppliers
of messaging and charging solutions. Tecnomen markets its products and services
through its own worldwide organisation, as well as through global and local
partners, and has supplied its products to customers in over 60 countries.
Headquartered in Espoo, Finland, Tecnomen has 370 employees working in 14
locations. The company's shares are quoted on the Main List of the Helsinki Stock
Exchanges. For more information on Tecnomen visit www.tecnomen.com.

About Siemens Networks
http://apps.siemens.co.za/networks/

About Vodacom
http://www.vodacom.co.za/about/profile_overview.jsp

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