Broadvox SIP Trunking Interoperability Certified with Digium Switchvox UC Solution
Broadvox, an Internet telephony service provider (ITSP) and
Digium, the Asterisk company, announced Broadvox had achieved interoperability
certification with the Digium's Switchvox small to medium-size business (SMB)
business communications system. Broadvox customizes and delivers IP
communications solutions to SMBs through SIP Trunking and Switchvox.
Interoperability certification allows resellers to deliver unified communications
solutions to SMBs that might not have the budget of large corporations, but
want to integrate phones, e-mail, chat, video and the Internet to enable more
Switchvox SMB does not require extra hardware to connect to
SIP trunks, and support for public switched telephone network (PSTN)
connectivity gives customers increased flexibility when migrating to IP
communications. Broadvox delivers SIP Trunking solutions to SMBs and
enterprises through a private network customized to fit the communications
needs of SMBs and enterprises, regardless of their existing infrastructure. GO!
SIP Trunking products deliver unlimited local calling, discounted
international, long distance and toll-free calling with clarity that Broadvox
boasts rivals traditional time-division multiplexing (TDM).
"Digium's Switchvox is an ideal communications solution
for discriminating SMBs that need a professional phone system," said David
Byrd, vice president of marketing and sales at Broadvox. "Switchvox is designed
to be easy for SMBs to use and manage and using Switchvox with GO! SIP Trunking
delivers a communication solution that can help businesses better communicate
with customers. Switchvox SMB is more than an IP PBX; it is a Web-aware unified
Businesses can achieve up to 70 percent savings on their
monthly telecom costs over traditional TDM when they deploy Broadvox GO! SIP
Trunking while their productivity improves with the features and functions
available with SIP, according to Byrd. With Switchvox SMB, he said more
functionality becomes available, such as fax integration, video calling and IVR
functions for building custom applications.
"Used together, Broadvox's award-winning GO! SIP
Trunking and Switchvox deliver an innovative communications solution to SMBs.
The premium call quality delivered through the expertly engineered Broadvox
network helps SMBs take full advantage of the features of Switchvox," said
Bill Miller, vice president of product management at Digium. "With Broadvox
SIP Trunking and Switchvox, SMBs can integrate their communications systems
with web applications in a truly unique way."
Earlier this year, Broadvox announced interoperability certification with NEC's Univerge SV8100 and UX5000 IP communications servers. The Univerge UX5000 is an integrated solution for smaller businesses designed to meet the challenges of both business telephony applications and VoIP. The system supports pure peer-to-peer IP telephony connectivity and advanced networking, and the features delivered via the SV8100 or UX500 can be shared between branch offices by linking multiple NEC communications servers together.