(COPENHAGEN, DENMARK, MARCH 13th, 2012) Jabra, a world leader in innovative, high-quality hands-free audio solutions, announced today that its speakerphone for office professionals – the Jabra SPEAK™ 410 has won the Innovationspreis-IT 2012 at CeBIT, Germany.
The highly renowned award The Innovationspreis-IT 2012 is awarded each year at CeBIT, the world's largest trade fair showcasing digital IT and telecommunications solutions for home and work environments. The jury chose the Jabra SPEAK 410 as the winner in the Unified Communications category among more than 2500 other applicants in 40 different categories. The award was presented to Jabra by Mrs. Cornelia Rogall-Grothe, representative of the German Federal Government for information technology, and sponsored by IBM.
The Innovationspreis-IT was the second recognition awarded to Jabra and the Jabra SPEAK 410 in just a few weeks - back in early February the portable speakerphone also received the prestigious German iF Product Design Award - Jabra’s fifth iF award since 2002.
Launched in 2010, the Jabra SPEAK 410 speakerphone is designed for office professionals with everyday need for audio conferencing. Its compact design and travel case make it easy to carry around, and the integrated cable management ensures quick set-up. Featuring an innovative 360 degree noise-cancelling microphone, the Jabra SPEAK 410 allows a group of people gathered around the device to hear and be heard clearly from all angles and thereby easily distinguishing itself from competitive products.
Previously, the Jabra SPEAK 410 has been recognized as an exceptional innovation by the Unified Communications® Magazine receiving its 2010 Product of the Year Award.
Jabra is the brand of GN Netcom, a subsidiary of GN Store Nord A/S (GN) - listed on NASDAQ OMX. Jabra employs approximately 850 people worldwide and in 2011 produced an annual revenue which amounted to DKK 2,106 million. Jabra is a world leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of a broad range of hands-free communications solutions. With a reputation for innovation, reliability, and ease of use that goes back more than two decades, Jabra’s consumer and business divisions produce corded and wireless headsets, plus mobile and in-office speakerphones that empower individuals and businesses through increased freedom of movement, comfort, and functionality.
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