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What is a Softswitch?

A drill-down examination of the telecommunications space could easily uncover information regarding the softswitch. You may hear all about the benefits and why you want to have one in place, but that doesn't help to explain what a softswitch is, or what it means to your organization... More ›

  • There's More to IP PBX than Efficiency and Flexibility: It Can Retain Customers Too
    The popularity of softswtich and IP PBX systems is no longer open to debate. According to Infonetics, the cloud PBX market is expected to grow to $12 billion by 2018. This coming after the number of hosted service seats increased by 20 percent in 2013 and revenue is on track to grow by 13 percent in 2014.
  • Indian Contact Centers Saving Big on International Calls
    Today's call centers are the far cry from the ones that existed a decade ago. With the increasing emphasis on customer satisfaction, call centers have ceased to be cost centers for the companies. Businesses are investing in state of the art contact centers to enhance the customer satisfaction quotient, ultimately leading to brand enhancement and revenue generation.
  • How TalkaTone is Fueling Tablets as a Voice Platform
    The phablet-a portmanteau of "phone" and "tablet"-is an idea that's gaining some ground as a means to describe a kind of mobile device sized between a phone and a tablet, offering many of the features of each device. But the idea of a tablet as a cell phone outright, meanwhile, is something that's a little less often considered. Users may have to consider the idea just a little harder, however, with the arrival of TalkaTone, an app that might just have what's needed to turn tablets into full-on voice platforms and potentially remove the concept of the phablet-even the smartphone-from many users' considerations.
  • VoIP Services Blocked in the UAE: TRA Clarifies VoIP Policy and Status
    VoIP and softswitch technologies are now widespread. VoIP is the communication tool of choice not only for many consumers but also for many businesses. VoIP applications have made it easy for many to keep in touch with work contacts and family at very low costs wherever the caller is and whenever it's needed.
  • Calling Card Users Get Extra Features with New Softswitch, Billing System
    One of the surest ways to annoy a customer, and potentially lose one as well, is to make a service extremely complicated and difficult to use. Few things get people running for a door faster than a service that can't be used without a lot of hardship, and that's likely something that New Concept Technology had in mind when it brought out a new version of its ATEL softswitch and billing software, particularly with calling card clients in mind.
  • Myanmar's MPT Getting Ready to Meet New Communications Demands
    To keep in tune with Myanmar's changing business environment, many public-sector companies are beefing up their infrastructure. One such company is Myanmar Posts and Telecommunications (MPT) that was formerly known as the Posts and Telecommunications Corporation.
  • OTEL Telecoms Announces Release of New Softswitch Solution
    OTEL Telecoms, a licensed South African national telecoms carrier, has launched a new hosted PBX switch with multi-tenant capability. Called CloudAstrix Business Edition, it features a fully functional modern hosted PBX solution for enterprise and telephone service providers worldwide.
  • snom's 7xx Desktop Phones Now Interoperable with Teliax's VoIP Management Solution
    IP desktop business phones developer snom stated that its 7xx series desktop phones are now interoperable with Teliax's VoIP management solution. snom's 710, 715, 720 and 760 endpoints have passed rigorous testing by Teliax and are now certified as the preferred devices that can be used optimally with Teliax' IVY voice management and service platform.

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SLICE® 2100™ is an advanced carrier-class 4/5 softswitch and media gateway platform that delivers interoperable communications to service providers, ILECs/CLECs and private networks. SLICE 2100 is a drop-in solution for carrier IP migration, End Office replacement, and distributed cloud voice services.

SLICE® IP is a pure IP softswitch that delivers advanced next generation network functions and call management for IP subscribers. Built on an industry-standard SIP-based architecture, SLICE IP delivers all the features needed on a pure IP network, such as IP Centrex, bandwidth management, conferencing and SIP trunking.

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SLICE 2100 Brochure
SLICE 2100 provides a high assurance migration solution that enables carriers to schedule a phased approach to VoIP implementation, risks, and financial exposure.

SLICE IP Brochure
REDCOM's SLICE IP allows service providers to deploy flexible networks that can adapt to increasing end-user demands and competitive industry dynamics at a lower operating cost.

HDX Brochure
HDX provides a high assurance migration solution that enables carriers to schedule a phased approach to VoIP implementation, risks, and financial exposure.

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SLICE IP Podcast with Carlos Sanchez
TMCnet's Stefanie Mosca had the opportunity to interview Carlos Sanchez, vice president of sales for the Americas at REDCOM regarding the successful implementation of softswitch as an IP communications solution for customers.

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