Highlights continued commitment to sustainability

PLANO, TX, June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global provider of real-time communications technology and optical IP networking solutions to many of the world’s largest service providers, enterprises and critical infrastructure operators to modernize and protect their networks, has today announced that it has won the 2021 Award for Excellence in Networking Equipment Durability at the TIA QuEST Forum Sustainability Award.

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“This award underscores our commitment to advancing our sustainability practices, including our commitment to reduce direct carbon emissions by 30% by 2030. We, and our industry as a whole, can make a real difference in the fight against climate change. Our customers expect it and we demand it of ourselves,” said patrick mcken, executive vice president and chief legal officer of Ribbon. “I would like to thank the internal teams who have worked tirelessly to drive these improvements forward – their efforts are rightly recognized.”

Annual awards are based on the TIA Sustainability Assessment Tool and recognize companies for their outstanding performance and innovation in sustainability practices.

Ribbon has received scores of 100% or “Best in Class” in the areas of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Supply Chain Management, Stakeholder Engagement and commitment and organizational abilities, in addition to high scores in the other six categories scored by the TIA assessment tool. This is the third time Ribbon or its components have been honored with TIA QuEST Forum awards, demonstrating the company’s continued care and dedication.

“We approach sustainability from multiple angles, including industry certifications, environmental and HR KPIs, and ongoing assessments that review and validate our efforts. We are honored to have received this recognition,” added Mr. Macken.

About the Ribbon

Ribbon Communications (Nasdaq: RBBN) provides communications software, IP and optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises and critical infrastructure sectors globally. We are deeply committed to our customers, helping them modernize their networks to improve their competitive positioning and business results in today’s intelligent, always-on, data-hungry world. Our portfolio of innovative, end-to-end solutions deliver unparalleled scalability, performance, and agility, including core-to-edge software solutions, cloud-native offerings, industry-leading security and analytics tools, and IP and optical network solutions for 5G. . We remain attentive to our commitments in terms of the environment, society and governance (ESG), by offering an annual report on sustainable development to our stakeholders. To learn more about the ribbon, please visit rbbn.com.

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The information in this press release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events that involve risks and uncertainties. All statements other than statements of historical facts contained in this release, including those regarding the expected benefits of using Ribbon Communication’s products, are forward-looking statements. Ribbon Communications’ actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements. For more information about the risks and uncertainties associated with Ribbon Communications’ business, please see the “Risk Factors” section of Ribbon Communications’ most recent annual or quarterly report filed with the SEC. Any forward-looking statement represents the views of Ribbon Communications only as of the date such statement is made and should not be relied upon as representing the views of Ribbon Communications as of any subsequent date. Although Ribbon Communications may choose to update forward-looking statements at any time, Ribbon Communications expressly disclaims any obligation to do so.

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