In a release, the company said SIP Solutions combines multiple voice and data options on a single connection and is the latest addition to Integra's product offerings, which utilize Integra's own fiber-based voice and data network.
Media5 has released a SIP client application that allows the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch to be used as a IP-PBX extension. The company says the full-featured softphone enables the Apple devices to be used to access the same phone services and features as if they were in the office.
Speakeasy, a Best Buy company, has added Digium, the Asterisk company, to its growing portfolio of partners certified interoperable with Speakeasy’s expanded SIP Trunking integrated voice and data services.
Speakeasy further expands its SIP Trunking integration of voice and data services to reach an even larger SMB market with the certification of Digium’s Switchvox SMB and Switchvox SOHO IP PBXs and AsteriskNOW open-source telephony platform.
Editor's Note: We personally use Junction Networks for our SIP termination and we have been satisfied with their service. I have also chatted with their CEO and he was very knowledgeable and courteous.
New Jersey-based Critical Links has chosen VoIP service provider Junction Networks as the preferred provider for its edgeBOX all-in-one, voice-and-data appliance.
edgeBOX is an integrated device aimed at the SMB market. It includes a full-fledged IP-PBX, wireless access point, router, file, e-mail and VPN server. The edgeBOX will come preconfigured with a free trial of Junction Networks’ SIP or IAX VoIP trunking and PSTN gateway.
The SIP Forum has announced it has experienced a "dramatic surge" in memberships since the beginning of the year, with both corporate dues-paying and individual memberships experiencing 100 percent growth compared to the last quarter of 2007.
TECORE Wireless Systems, announced the launch of its pre-IMS VoIP/SIP enabled GSM base station to be showcased at this year's 3GSM World Congress. The BTS-4000RM delivers up to 64 high powered GSM/GPRS/EDGE voice and data channels occupying as little as 5U of a standard 19” telecommunications rack. The BTS-4000RM base station eliminates the need for traditional BSC, TRAU and PCU elements, embedding these functions within the base station platform.
Full Disclosure: We use this service in our office via IAX termination. So far it has been pretty darn good.
Building on the momentum of its PSTN Gateway offering, Junction Networks today officially announced the release of its Hosted PBX service and SIP For Business services. These new services break the mold of per-seat pricing by offering an unlimited number of users for Hosted PBX services. Additionally, the SIP For Business service allows free SIP calls with business-class PBX features.
Starent Networks, Corp., a global market leader in mobile packet core solutions, today announced its Session Control Manager – an integrated Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Proxy/Registrar, Proxy Call Session Control Function (P-CSCF), and Policy Agent – for its ST16 Intelligent Mobile Gateway. Starent Networks’ Session Control Manager (SCM) provides IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS)/Multimedia Domain (MMD) capabilities while providing a migration path to a complete IMS/MMD architecture. The Session Control Manager is a software upgrade to the company’s industry leading ST16 Intelligent Mobile Gateway. The standards-based solution simultaneously supports an IETF SIP Proxy/Registrar, a 3GPP/3GPP2-compliant P-CSCF, and a Policy Agent.
Note: Nice little article explaining SIP in a basic sense. Informative Read
Have you ever wondered why long distance calls cost so much? In part the reason is because telephone lines cost so much. When driving, you might occasionally see a telephone crew maintaining a telephone line, but what you may have never considered is that there are literally thousands of individuals working around the clock to maintain our telephone lines.
Ingate Systems, which develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge, showcases traversal and security solutions for enterprises connecting to SIP trunks, with Ingate Firewal and Ingate SIParator products at the VoiceCon show.