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Nasdaq Welcomes Bandwidth Inc. (Nasdaq: BAND) to the Nasdaq Stock Market


NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bandwidth Inc. (Nasdaq:BAND), a leading cloud-based communications platform for enterprises in the United States, rang the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square today in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO) on The Nasdaq Stock Market.

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Bandwidth’s solutions include a broad range of software application programming interfaces (“APIs”) for voice and text functionality and their owned and managed, purpose-built Internet protocol (“IP”) voice network, which is one of the largest in the nation. Their sophisticated and easy-to-use software APIs allow enterprises to enhance their products and services by incorporating advanced voice and text capabilities. They are the only CPaaS provider in the industry with their own nationwide IP voice network, which is capital-efficient and custom-built to support the applications and experiences that make a difference in the way enterprises communicate.

“Today represents a huge milestone for Bandwidth, and we are honored to be associated with and listed on Nasdaq,” said David Morken, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO. “Over the years, Bandwidth has broken down the walls of the centuries-old telecommunications marketplace to change and usher in a new modern era of voice communications. Today, we celebrate a new phase in our story as a publicly traded company.”

“As technologies evolve, firms must adapt to these changes, and Bandwidth is shaping the future of how enterprises connect,” said Nelson Griggs, President of the Nasdaq Stock Exchange. “They have pioneered the communications platform-as-a-service space through innovation-rich culture, and we are proud to welcome Bandwidth as they continue their journey, joining other world class technology companies listed on Nasdaq.”

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