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VoIP Supply Launches Grandstream GXP1628 IP Phone
VoIP continues to grow its portfolio of next generation SIP endpoints with addition of Grandstream GXP1628 IP Phone.
Cambium Networks Introduces C3 VoIP-200 for Cable Triple Play Providers
The main reason these cord cutters opt for Internet TV, using both legal and pirated means, is that they say the price of cable packages is too high. Dish Network has even gotten in on the cord-cutting trend with Sling, offering popular channels like…
Three Must-Have Features for Your Network Emulator
Few things are more frustrating than having to delay bringing a product to market due to a gap in your test planning. After all, the testing process is the time to make adjustments-not to realize that you lack the sufficient tools for gaining a thoro…
Ooma Office Business Promoter May Mean More Customers for Small Business
Small businesses, particularly in the early days, live and die by the ability to land customers. Inbound customer calls are a great way to do this, but even getting people interested enough to make the call can be a tall order. That's where Ooma step…
ShoreTel & Government Agencies Prove Winning Combination
Most every company has a market of choice, one that provides ongoing results that help keep the business afloat. For the corner ice cream shop, it's the youth market. For the sports car maker, it's young single professionals. For ShoreTel-a provider …
Carrier VoIP and IMS Market Continues to Expand Globally
IHS, a research firm that serves a range of industries with information and analysis to support businesses' decision-making process, recently published its IHS Infonetics Service Provider VoIP and IMS Equipment and Subscribers report to provide insig…
VoIP Services Market on 12-Figure Track by 2020
A new report from Transparency Market Research is telling us all something that we already knew, but likely didn't know to its full extent. The report in question spells out just how big the voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) services market will be…
New Network Stress-Testing Solution Announced
GL Communications has announced a solution to stress-test networks with bulk-call generators using its Message Automation and Protocol Simulation (MAPS) platform.
VoIP Supply Announces the Availability of Grandstream VoIP Resellers Demo Kit
Even though the Internet and e-commerce have forever changed how we buy and sell products, people still want to see, touch and try the items they want to purchase. That is why brick-and-mortar stores are still outselling digital outlets despite the f…
SIP Trunking Week in Review: IntelePeer, Net2Phone and More
A holiday weekend may be approaching, but that didn't put a damper on the flow of news in session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking. No, this week carried on much like any other, and a substantial slug of news was the hallmark of the week in SIP tru…
Arkadin to Use Local Phone Numbers from Voxbone to Reduce Conferencing Costs
Voxbone recently announced that Arkadin would incorporate the former's virtual local phone numbers into its conferencing services. The move will allow Arkadin to save money on the costs of using traditional carriers for conferencing access. It also s…
PayNearMe and Telinta Partner on Payment Portals
PayNearMe a company that works in the electronic cash transaction network, as well as Telinta a global leader in the cloud based VoIP switching and billing field have announced a new partnership earlier this week. Customers of the Telinta telecom ser…
TalkTalk Business Picks Up tIPicall to Help Drive VoIP Push
The rise of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) service has opened up a great many opportunities for new business to rise, and session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking has been often seen right alongside it. To that end, it's not much surprise that…
Carrier IP Telephony Embraces a Software-Centric Future
Thanks to the adoption of Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and VoWi-Fi (Voice over Wi-Fi) services, the carrier IP telephony market is moving to a software-centric investment model, as operators look to virtualize their infrastructure for more agile service re…
Calls to India to Benefit From Net2Phone Office Change
There are plenty of options out there when it comes to session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking, so businesses really have to distinguish themselves from the common pack to draw in customers, and to retain them. Net2Phone-the part of IDT Telecom th…
IntelePeer Becomes PlanetOne 2015 Preferred Vendor
PlanetOne announced recently that it had created a formal alliance with IntelePeer, adding the latter to its 2015 Preferred Vendor Program (PVP). The new arrangement adds to the list of solutions that PlanetOne's partners can offer to their customers…
SIP Trunking Week in Review: Voxbone, 8x8, Telinta
This was a huge week for SIP trunking, with a whole lot of major developments landing throughout the field. With an array of new products emerging from several new companies, there was a lot to talk about this week, and now that we've got a weekend o…
Imagination Technologies Announces ClearCall Support for CAVIUM OCTEON III Processors
Imagination Technologies has announced that its ClearCall VoIP application is available for Cavium's OCTEON III CN70XX/CN71XX families of MIPS64 processors.
MagicJack Unveils New MagicJackEXPRESS Pay as You Go Service
MagicJack has long been one of those unsung innovators when it comes to the Internet. The company was one of the very first to bring the concept of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) to the general public and their homes. Now the company is unveilin…
Why Service Providers Should Pay Attention to WebRTC
Service providers today starting to ramp up services in anticipation an explosion in popularity of WebRTC. Gartner even projected by 2017, digital services will make up 17 percent of leading service providers' revenue - a $225 billion market.
Mantle Signs on for Hosted Collaboration from Teliqo
Mantle has signed on to integrate a direct hosted telephony solution from Teliqo, offering it to its client base as part of its outsourced office business.
Delivering Quality, Reliable VoIP Service via WAN Orchestration, Broadband Bonding and More
More and more, business VoIP services are making their way into enterprises, as organizations adopt Session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking and IP-PBX to cut costs, connect branch offices that often span the globe, and support their growing number…
SwitchRay Unveils PBX Fraud Protection Software
Phone service fraud is a growing problem. The good news, however, is that more people are now beginning to talk about it and how to prevent it, and are introducing new solutions to enable that.
Telinta's Partnership with Voxbone Gives VoIP Providers Better Access to DIDs
As more countries upgrade their broadband infrastructure, businesses in other parts of the world are gaining localized access to these markets. The new partnership between Telinta and Voxbone will further simplify the process by automating the provis…
Telinta's TeliShield System Gets New Augmentation to Fight VoIP Fraud
While there's no shortage of benefits to the concept of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) systems, there are some downsides that need to be considered in bringing such a system into play. Perhaps one of the most dangerous downsides involved is the …
Telinta Announces Panasonic Phone Auto-Provisioning
Telinta, a provider of cloud-based switching and billing solutions for Internet Telephony Service Providers (ITSPs), has announced that it has completed interoperability testing of SIP phones from Panasonic.
8x8 Repeats Top Honors From IHS Infonetics' Cloud UC Service Provider Listings
It's one thing to win an award. It's another matter entirely to win the same award two years running. That's why 8x8's newest award is particularly special; it's won the top slot in the IHS Infonetics Cloud UC Service Provider North America Scorecard…
Use of Voxbone Virtual Phone Numbers Allows Libon to Expand Service Area
Orange announced recently that its Libon mobile app would begin using virtual local numbers supplied by Voxbone. This will allow Libon to expand its coverage area while enjoying the simplicity of working with a single carrier.
SIP Trunking Week in Review: Level 3 Communications, Patton, ShoreTel
Session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking is proving that it's one of the biggest fields around every week with fresh news. Lots of exciting new developments meant plenty for us to look at this week, so now that we've got a weekend to better take it…
Sonus Networks Completes Virtualization Strategy
Real-time communications software provider Sonus Networks recently announced that it has completed its multi-phase virtualization strategy by releasing virtual editions of three of its products.
Wilson Sporting Goods Adopts 3CX Phone System
Wilson Sporting Goods, a global manufacturer of sports equipment, recently upgraded its communications to the 3CX Phone System. The switch in providers has reportedly allowed Wilson to lower its operating costs and gain the flexibility of phone clien…
Load Balancing & Traffic Management in the Context of Net Neutrality
In February this year, the United States Federal Communications Commission approved the rules that set the groundwork for a concept known in tech circles as "net neutrality". This oft-discussed concept has received plenty of press coverage with argum…
Large-Scale SIP Trunk Deployments on the Rise
SIP trunking deployments have evolved to meet the needs of a changing telecommunications industry. Larger deployments with higher numbers of sessions are on the rise. Today, typical deployments handle between 50 and 1,000 concurrent sessions or calls…
New Patton Technical Assistance Center Opens in Australia
Patton Electronics, a company recognized globally for its customer service, has announced it has opened a technical assistance Center (TAC) in Australia to address its client base in the region.
First Quarter 2015 Results are in for Level 3
Level 3 Communications is an American multinational telecommunications and Internet service provider company headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, that operates a tier 1 network. On April 29, 2015, the company reported results for the first quarter …
SIP Trunking Week in Review: Unicoi Systems, Unify, OnSIP
It's hard not to see and appreciate the gains that session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking has made in the last several months, because even in just the last several days, it's had its share and then some. With plenty of new developments emerging …
Skype, Viber Top the List of Companies Offering Free Calls in and out of Nepal
After a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on April 25, several companies providing communications services have offered free or discounted service for calls made into and out of the country. Two of the most prominent names on the list…
Brekeke Rolls Out New Versions of Brekeke PBX, Brekeke PBX
When it comes to session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking and private branch exchange (PBX) systems, there's seldom a shortage of new developments. New products and services constantly emerge, and even that which isn't so new can get a new version …
Panasonic Targets SMBs with KX-NS700 Hybrid Communications Server
Panasonic expanded its latest line of business phone systems, the Linux-based NS Series, with a new digital/IP system called KX-NS700 designed for small and mid-size businesses (SMBs). The new system scales to 288 extensions and joins the higher-capa…
ShoreTel Certifies ADTRAN NetVanta Switch Portfolio
Network and communications hardware provider ADTRAN recently announced that it has received Innovation Network interoperability certification for its NetVanta switch portfolio from IP telephone and VoIP phone systems manufacturer ShoreTel.
The Snom M325 DECT is Now Part of a Phone Bundle
Snom, manufacturer of professional and enterprise VoIP telephones, has announced a new mobile solution to its wireless IP phone portfolio with the launch of the Snom M325 DECT phone package.
Team on the Run Announces Push-to-Talk, Mobile VoIP
Team on the Run, a business mobile communication provider run by StreamWIDE, has announced that it has added VoIP and push-to-talk capabilities to its mobile app.
Gartner Says OnSIP is Cool
While some product vendors may strive for excellence in their products or customer service, others can strive just to be cool. Gartner gives them that chance for cool validation with its annual Cool Vendors list. This year, OnSIP has made it to the b…
Arizona City Gets Tech Award From Unify
While there are a number of places in the world that are having some issues getting ready when it comes to UC adoption, Unify, a leading company that deals with communications software and services has dubbed Scottsdale, Arizona a New Way To Work Glo…
Unicoi Systems Enhances Fusion Voice Engine to Improve VoIP and V2IP Solutions
With mobile technology, remote working and collaboration now becoming part of the workforce, IP telephony has become an indispensable tool. Unicoi Systems, provider of Voice over IP (VoIP), Voice and Video over IP (V2IP), and networking software solu…
SIP Trunking Week in Review: MagicJack, ThinkingPhones, Patton
There was plenty of news emerging all over the tech sector this week, and session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking proved no different. Now that we've got a weekend on hand, it's a great time to take a step back and take a look at the wider week of…
ENA Picks Metaswitch to Bolster Network
Metaswitch, a network software provider, has announced that Education Networks of America (ENA), an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider for K-12 schools, has chosen Metaswitch's IP multimedia communications software.
WOW! Business to Offer Hosted VoIP in Four Midwestern States
WOW! Business announced recently that it would begin offering its business-grade VoIP service to smaller businesses in Illinois, Ohio, Michigan and Indiana. The company also announced a wiring plan for businesses that still use premises networks.
Cool Vendor NetNumber Helps Carriers Transition to IP Services
Gartner recently named NetNumber a Gartner Cool Vendor for what it's doing with TITAN, its Transactional IP Telephony Addressing and Numbering platform.
Votacall to Deliver Hosted VoIP, Video and Data Services to giggle
Selecting a communication solutions in today's business environment is not as simple as it used to be. While in the past fax and a PBX system was as complicated as it got, today it has to include a wide range of options that allows everyone in the or…
DSP Soundware Introduces Mobile Call Audio Quality Enhancement Software
Even though mobile phones have become an important, even necessary, part of people's lives, their main function, making phone calls, often suffers due to poor audio quality. DSP Soundware is trying to change that with two new products: Acoustic Beamf…
Patton's SS7 Gateways to Provide ATM Poland With Carrier-Class Business Voice Services
With so many options available for consumers and businesses, telecoms have been forced to make the same options available as they try to salvage many of the customers they have lost. One of Poland's operators, ATM S.A. has installed Patton's SS7 gate…
ThinkingPhones Looks to Expand its Cloud PBX with Voxbone SIP Trunks
ThinkingPhones, provider of unified communications as a service (UCaaS), has announced it is going to use Voxbone's SIP trunks (also known as DID numbers) to make its cloud PBX service available in more countries.
SIP and WebRTC Enabling the Future of Omni-Channel Enterprise Communications
It is amazing to watch how technologies, even those involving what many would consider "network plumbing", go from being niceties to necessities. Interestingly, two that fall into this category are Session Initial Protocol (SIP) and Web Real-time Com…
FAA to Upgrade Communications with VoIP
Much of the Federal Aviation Administration uses legacy technology to provide communications between air traffic controllers. It has moved to the point of obsolescence because the technology is more than 20 years old, and many parts necessary for rep…
MagicJack Unveils MagicApp for IOS
MagicJack is looking to stay ahead of the curve when it comes to cloud-based communications and has attempted to do this with the launch of the magicApp Premium for iOS.
SIP Trunking Week in Review: Birch Communications, GL Communications, Symbio Networks
While there are plenty of competitors out there in terms of communications, for many businesses, session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking is the way to go. That means a lot of big news in this sector, and a lot of ground to cover. With the weekend …
DICE Learned Through Trial and Error How to Handle VoIP Issues
There is very little doubt that the VoIP industry is only getter bigger and stronger the further we move into the 21st century. The DICE corporation is one of those firms that is seeing an increase in the use of technology as well as the ways in whic…
Strategic Group Sounds Retreat, Looks to Divest VoIP Division
Shift Networks is fairly well known in Canada's voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) market, thanks to its range of services for the small and medium-sized business (SMB) market in the region. But Shift Networks may not prove well-known so much longer…
Symbio Networks Launches iBoss Platform With Fully Integrated SIP Services
Symbio Networks, an Australasian provider of wholesale voice, VoIP, SIP managed services and colocation, has launched a fully integrated SIP solution on its enhanced iBoss platform for companies looking to develop their telco offering.
Edgewater Networks Gets Patent for Determining Media Path
Edgewater Networks has been granted a patent for a method to determine media paths in SIP networks using information from endpoints and intermediate devices, the company announced this week.
GL Communications Announces Updates to VQuad Voice Testing Platform
Voice network equipment testing provider GL Communications recently announced the latest update to its VQuad testing platform.
Use a VoIP System? ProCom to Offer Automatic Bill Payment
Bills are one of those things that most hate to deal with at the end of the month, but nonetheless need to anyway. Many have discovered, however, that automatic bill payment takes a lot of teeth out of the monthly hassle of bill paying, and for those…
Birch Communications Announces Record First Quarter Organic Sales
Birch Communications, a provider of communication, network and cloud services, has announced that it has achieved record organic sales in the first quarter of 2015.
China Witnessed a Rise in 2014 Carrier Router and Switch Market, While North America Saw a Drop
Software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) represent two of the more dramatic technology shifts in networking. Both will significantly alter network designs, deployments, operations and future networking and computin…
The Race to Zero for Analog Voice: How SBCs Spur Innovation
The race to zero for analog voice is one factor driving the growth of SIP trunking, a market that is expected to top $8 billion by 2018 according to Infonetics. In common with many other users, I only keep my analog phone line with my cable provider …
SIP Trunking Week in Review: Cisco, 3CX, ShoreTel
It was another major week of advancements in the field of session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking, and with it comes a major slug of fresh news in the field. New products and services, and new advancements bring a whole new perspective, and a lot …
Successful Interoperability Testing Between 3CX and mVoice Moves Partnership Forward
The successful testing of the recent mVoice and 3CX platform means the partnership can move forward, and their customers will now have the option of getting the services the companies provide with a seamless integration and without compatibility issu…
Cisco Fills a Gap with Business Edition 6000S
Cisco recently announced a third model in the Business Edition 6000 family-the Business Edition 6000S, an all-in-one business collaboration platform built into a Cisco 2921 Integrated Services Router (ISR). BE6000S targets the low-end of mid-market o…
Putting WebRTC to Work in Your Enterprise
The drumbeat for adding Web Real-time Communication (WebRTC) in enterprises continues to get louder. It is clear, particularly for companies looking at creating better customer experiences by giving customers easy-to-use omnichannel interactive acces…
Ally Technology Announces Complete IT IaaS Solution
Ally Technology recently announced a new infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solution that consolidates many common IT features into a single package. The Unified Infrastructure Platform (UIP) is designed to save costs by providing companies a complet…
Fax still Matters: Here's Why
Many might think of fax as an outdated form of document sharing, but this couldn't be further from the truth. The pre-Millennial technology still has an important role in modern business, and as many businesses are learning, moving fax over to teleco…
ExtraHop Leaps into VoIP Service with ExtraHop Enterprise Modules
Voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) access has been, for some time now, a tool that businesses of all sizes turn to for its many benefits. Advancement in the field, such as ExtraHop's new ExtraHop Enterprise VoIP and Video Analysis module, announced …
VoIP Communications Challenge Accepted By WhatsApp
We know WhatsApp Messenger as an instant messaging app for smartphones that operates under a subscription business model. It is a proprietary, cross-platform app that gives users the ability to select feature phones to use the Internet communication …
Konftel's Conference Phones Now Distributed in North America Through VoIP Supply
Konftel, a European manufacturer of conference phones, has made its conference phones for Unified Communications (UC) available through VoIP Supply, a prominent North American VoIP solutions provider. This development brings the company's acclaimed p…
Grandstream, PortaOne Announce PortaSwitch, IP Phone Interoperability
Grandstream and PortaOne have announced the interoperability of Grandstream's IP telephony products with PortaOne's PortaSwitch VoIP call control platform.
VozTelecom's OIGAA Centrex Gets the 2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award
Global telecom operators are undergoing a transformation as they cope with nontraditional companies offering a wide range of services at better price points. This has cut a huge chunk from the bottom line of operators, which is forcing the industry t…
Hybrid Solutions: The New Normal For VoIP, SIP Trunking?
Sometimes a protocol becomes so widely used that people begin to consider it a standard, even if no official regulatory body declared it so. As voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) and session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking become standard fixture…
AKT IP Ventures Makes Substantial Investment to Incubate Emerging IP-Based Tech Companies
AKT IP Ventures is a software incubator that, in addition to custom development, takes charge, organizes and accelerates emerging technology. ATK IP Ventures identifies and develops companies based on IP with the greatest potential to provide returns…
Capella Telecommunications Adds Deborah Mitchell to Sales Team
Capella Telecommunications, a distributor of unified communications products in Canada, has added a new face to its channel sales team.
Telnet VoIP Awarded Contract with NJPA
Telnet VoIP, a provider of telephone, security, and access control systems for enterprises, recently announced that it will join Mitel as a certified sales agent to the National Joint Powers Alliance.
SIP Trunking Week in Review: Cablevision, Grandstream, Xorcom
With session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking gaining plenty of ground in the market, this new communications tool is landing plenty of attention, and lots of new developments. But with new developments comes new possibilities for use, and figuring…
Business VoIP Gets a New Player in Canadian Firm bluArc
Doing more with less is a long-held principle of business, and phone service isn't any difference. Indeed, businesses are turning to voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) service to get more service out of the same amount of cash spent monthly, or even…
Mitel Portfolio Now Available to NJPA
The National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) struck a deal with Mitel this week that will allow Telenet VoIP Inc. to offer Mitel solutions to NJPA members. The NJPA gains a certified sales agent, and the Mitel portfolio is nothing to shake a stick at.
NewSpring Capital Acquires X5 Solutions
NewSpring Capital, a group of private equity funds, recently announced that its control buyout strategy, NewSpring Holdings, has completed the first step in its strategy for long-term growth by acquiring telecom service provider X5 Solutions.
Technical Advancements and Growing Subscriber Base Will Triple the Global VoIP Services Market
Voice over IP (VoIP) has matured enough so that it is a reliable replacement for landlines and in-house PBX systems. Today, VoIP offers businesses of any size more flexibility and functionality while at the same time offering cost savings. Today we l…
Avotus Solidifies Cisco UC Partnership with Compatibility Certification
Avotus Corporation has achieved a milestone in the unified communications (UC) realm, successfully reaching compatibility certification with the Cisco Unified Communications Manager, 10.5. The company's Intelligent Communications Management - Usage M…
ScanSource Inks Mitel Distribution Deal
ScanSource, a distributor of communications products and services, has announced that it is now an official distributor of Mitel's product range in North America.
Pinpointing the Source of Call Quality Issues
As everyone knows, call quality and security issues can seriously hinder corporate productivity. There isn't a single person in corporate America that hasn't been on a call or conference bridge that had to be terminated or interrupted because there w…
Wheelings & Dealings: Avtex Acquires Digital Voice Systems
Avtex, long considered one of the better providers of integrated Customer Experience solutions has just announced it has acquired Digital Voice Systems (DVS). DVS is a contact center, CRM and enterprise communications solution provider that is based …
Xorcom Ships CompleteSBC for CompletePBX
Xorcom, a maker of IP-PBX solutions, has announced that it is shipping CompleteSBC, a module that adds Session Border Controller (SBC) functionality to its CompletePBX IP-PBX series.
Grandstream's IP Video Phones for Android and DECT Cordless IP Phones Get Certification from Metaswitch
One of the greatest benefits of IP telephony is the ability to scale with a wide range of solutions. Whether you are a large enterprise or an SMB, with IP communications virtually everyone can access enterprise-grade solutions at affordable price poi…
Cablevision Announces Optimum Voice SIP Trunking, 3CX Software PBX Interoperability
Cablevision Systems has announced that its Optimum Voice SIP trunking has been certified for use with the latest version of the 3CX software PBX.
SIP Trunking Week in Review:Allworx, Ingate, Facebook
Session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking is a major field of development for many businesses out there, especially those tiring of limited and pricey service from more standard phone service options. A major field of development brings with it many…
ZCorum Broadband Suite Can Improve Consumer Experiences
ZCorum, a developer of managed diagnostics software, has made some key updates in recent months to its suite of various products.
Snom Unveils DECT IP Handsets
Snom Technology has announced a new line of wireless DECT IP handsets.
Can Premium VoIP Facebook Messenger Challenge Top Players?
As readers most likely know, there is a seemingly countless number of VoIP applications on the market. They range from consumer- to business-class and offer a number of features beyond just voice calling. The most popular stand-alone applications ava…
Microsoft Announces Preview for Skype for Business and Office 365 Integration
One of the biggest challenges faced by any developer of unified communications platforms is trying to innovate without over-anticipating the value of certain features, especially in the business space. Microsoft is preparing to take this challenge he…
Dutch Fixed-Line Base Gets Boost in Q4 Through Triple-Play Marketing
Earlier this week, Telecompaper released it latest report entitled "Dutch Fixed Telephony Market" report. Telecompaper is an independent research and publishing company focused on the telecommunications industry and headquarters in Houten, the Nether…
ADTRAN's VoIP Switch Portfolio Out to Improve With New Entrants
Get busy growing, or get busy dying. This "Shawshank Redemption" misquote has been the battle cry of many businesses over the years-even some who took it up before Andy Dufresne took his infamous crawl out of Shawshank Prison-and ADTRAN is no excepti…