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Hoffpauir recognized for driving firm's technical vision, advancing product innovation on behalf of customers

GAITHERSBURG, MD, November 28, 2011 – BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that Chief Technology Officer Scott Hoffpauir has been selected as IT Executive of the Year by the Tech Council of Maryland (TCM). The award was presented to BroadSoft at the 2011 Mid-Atlantic CIO & CTO Live! Awards Ceremony held in Bethesda, MD on November 17th.

The Mid-Atlantic CIO & CTO Live! Awards recognize the Greater Washington region's most accomplished CIOs, CTOs, VPs of IT and senior IT leaders. The awards are in their sixth year and, according to TCM, it is the Mid-Atlantic's only award ceremony for IT professionals.

As CTO and co-founder of BroadSoft, Mr. Hoffpauir was honored for his visionary approach to technology development, and a demonstrated ability to not only analyze where the market is, but where it is headed. As a result, Mr. Hoffpauir has been instrumental in helping BroadSoft transform communications applications for delivery over IP networks.

"The finalists for this award represent some of the region's technology innovators and leaders, so it is a tremendous honor to win," said Scott Hoffpauir, chief technology officer, BroadSoft. "I'd like to thank the Tech Council of Maryland, and also thank my team members in engineering, operations and product management who make these technology accomplishments possible."

About BroadSoft

BroadSoft provides software that enables mobile, fixed-line and cable service providers to deliver voice and multimedia services over their IP-based networks. The Company's software, BroadWorks®, enables service providers to provide enterprises and consumers with a range of cloud-based, or hosted, IP multimedia communications, such as hosted IP private branch exchanges, video calling, unified communications, collaboration and converged mobile and fixed-line services.


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BroadSoft, now a part of Cisco, is a technology innovator in cloud PBX, unified communications, team collaboration, and contact center solutions for businesses and service providers across 80 countries. We aim to empower users and teams to share ideas and work simply to achieve breakthrough performance. For additional information, visit www.BroadSoft.com.

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