SIPHON Networks Announces Grant Award from Welsh Assembly Group


Cwmbran, UK, August 17 th 2010 ; SIPHON Networks Ltd (SIPHON), a leading Systems Integrator and Services Company, today announced it has established its headquarters and a Technology Centre of Excellence in Cwmbran.

The new centre, based in Technium Springboard, will support all the company's business activities in the UK and across Europe and will act as the central Technical Support, Demonstration and Training Centre.

The company's expansion and growth in South Wales has been supported by the Welsh Assembly Government and already led to the creation of eight new jobs.

Ieuan Wyn Jones, Minister for the Economy and Transport, welcomed the investment by SIPHON Networks.

"The ICT sector was identified in our recently announced Economic Renewal: A New Direction policy as one of the priority sectors for economic growth and I am pleased to see a Welsh business expanding and targeting national and international markets.

"Information and Communications Technologies are a driving force in economic development and an important industry sector while the application of ICT drives productivity and competitiveness across the whole of the economy.'

Steve Harris , Director, SIPHON Networks, said the company was continuing to grow its customer base across Europe : "We also are expanding our relationships with existing customers through strong performance and technical support and our new centre in Cwmbran is key to this development and expansion.

"It represents a substantial investment in equipment and hardware systems and we are delighted to have set up our headquarters in Cwmbran where we have been able to recruit high calibre staff with the skills we need to grow.

"The support from the Welsh Assembly Government is a vote of confidence in our continued growth and our strong commitment and investment in our technical services capabilities underpins our success."

About SIPHON Networks
Founded in the UK in 2009, SIPHON Networks Ltd is a leading European Systems Integrator focused on the design, supply, delivery & integration of advanced Voice & Unified Communications technology to enable the delivery of innovative services on a robust and scalable platform. For more information please visit: www.siphonnetworks.com