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VoIP Switch - GENBAND VoIP Switch Solution Selected by Global IP Tandem

June 07, 2012


GENBAND (News - Alert) recently revealed that its Interconnect Solution has been selected by Global IP Tandem, a membership organization that provides a centralized VoIP switch.

The Interconnect Solution is enabled by G9 Converged Gateway (News - Alert) and C3 Gateway Controller to provide any-to-any switching and media processing support in all wireless and wireline, access and core, IP and TDM environments for enhanced flexibility and cost-effectiveness.

In essence, this newly released solution will help Global IP Tandem to enable seamless routing of VoIP originated traffic between Global IP Tandem's member companies.

In a press release, Steve White, chief operating officer at Global IP Tandem, said, "The flexibility and scalability of the integrated interconnect solution made GENBAND the clear choice to support our revolutionary offering that switches VoIP originated calls between providers with no interconnection to the PSTN."

He further added, "This service is available to regulated and unregulated VoIP providers, Wholesalers, Cable Providers, ILECs, CLECs, and other ISP/ESP companies in the U.S. and Canada. Our simple, straightforward solution easily interconnects service provider networks and delivers seamless routing that enables 'flat rate' functionality for providers that originate VoIP traffic."

The Global IP Tandem network utilizes unique routing methods to route calls directly between service providers. It bypasses the PSTN and enables the operator to offer a 'flat rate' to member companies for calls placed anywhere in North America.

"GENBAND is very pleased to support Global IP Tandem in offering all VoIP providers in the U.S. and Canada an interconnect solution that operates independent of the PSTN, thereby eliminating the complicated structure of tariffs, specialized collocation and integration costs," said Mark Pugerude (News - Alert), president, Global Sales and Marketing, GENBAND. "Global IP Tandem's powerful switching process utilizes advanced technology to deliver high quality, Point-to-Point connections, and we are thrilled to be a part of their efforts to level the playing field for service providers across North America."

Edited by Jamie Epstein

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Intro to Basic System Features

Accounts Overview
An account is a logical entity usually representing some logical or physical end point in the VoIP network.

Customers are logical entities in the system for which invoices will be generated. They may be termination partners, resellers of a service, or a virtual .

Tariffs and Rates
Tariff is logical entity in the system, which represents rules for rating and billing calls made by Account or Customer to which this Tariff has been assigned.

Balance and Credit Limit
In addition to Tariff, each Customer or Account, except Root Customer, has those two basic rating/billing parameters associated with it – Balance and Credit Limit.

Intro to Advanced System Features

On-Net Routing
On-Net Routing is the feature that allows placing calls from one account in the system to another account in the system.

Ability to Charging On-Net (Account-to-Account) Calls
In some cases it might be necessary to charge either caller or callee or both for the on-net call based on per-minute rate.

Automatic Database Backup
The Softswitch includes the system which allows performing automatic backup of the database periodically.

Ability to Get exchange rate using external script
Exchange rates can be set using external custom script.

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