REDCOM Products Certified by DISA Unified Capabilities Approved Product List
March 28, 2012
By Stefanie Mosca
, TMCnet Managing Editor
REDCOM (News - Alert) Laboratories, Inc., known for its versatile line of softswitch offerings and additional IP communication equipment has been recognized by the Unified Capabilities (UC) Approved Products List (APL) for two of its successful product families.
REDCOM’s High Density Exchange (HDX) and SLICE product paired with Teo IP phones have been
certified for use as Local Session Controller (LSC) by the Defense Information Systems Agency (News - Alert) (DISA) Unified Capabilities Certification Office (UCCO).
REDCOM officially announced that its instruments, have been placed on the UC APL provides a list of products that are available to the Department of Defense (DoD).
According to the release, the LSC is responsible for enforcing Assured Services Session Initiation Protocol (News - Alert) (AS-SIP) trunk policies, such as Multi-Level Precedence and Preemption (MLPP), for calls made from SIP phones. MLPP ensures that the most important calls get through during crisis situations and it is an essential element of command and control.
“We are honored to receive this new APL certification. We are committed to ensuring that our portfolio of switching systems for the DoD market fully support the LSC applications and the AS-SIP requirements as defined by the Unified Capabilities Requirements for telecom switching equipment,” said Dinah Gueldenpfennig, VP Planning and Government Program Administration at REDCOM.
The REDCOM SLICE 2100 is best described as a converged IP/TDM platform with an integrated media gateway supporting legacy protocols, analog lines, and up to 6 E1/T1 trunks and radio connectivity. SLICE IP is a pure IP softswitch core designed to integrate IP Multimedia Subsystem (News - Alert) elements to deliver both call management functionality and directory services.
The Slice IP is a pure IP softswitch core designed to integrate IP Multimedia Subsystem elements to deliver both call management functionality and directory services.
REDCOM’s SLICE IP family, the SLICE IP Micro is an advanced IP communication core powered by TRANSip, REDCOM’s VoIP technology. SLICE IP Micro provides SIP-based VoIP capabilities of up to 3,000 SIP subscribers per unit and SIP trunks and built-in compression to manage bandwidth usage.
Coupled with Teo IP phones REDCOM’s solutions offer advanced UC capabilities including AS-SIP, IPv4/IPv6 dual stack, MLPP, seamless converged TDM/IP interoperability, secure communications via the Secure Communications Interoperability Protocol (SCIP) and V.150.1.
Edited by Juliana Kenny