Achieving ROI With SIP Trunking
Thursday January 17, 2013 2:00pm ET/ 11:00am PT

SIP trunking has proven to lower operating costs and result in a compelling return on investment for many firms. And, once deployed, the same network architecture can be used to tap into new Unified Communications applications, improving productivity further. With proper planning, installation times can be quite fast. What’s holding up your deployment?

By attending this Webinar you will learn:

  • What are SIP trunks, and what are the benefits?
  • How E-SBCs speed up deployments and deliver enterprise-class security
  • How to reduce telecom expenses with SIP trunking
  • The advantages of hosted solutions

Who should attend:

  • Systems integrators, resellers and distributors
  • Enterprise management staff responsible for communication services
  • Enterprise technical staff supporting VoIP networks
  • Service provider network operations, product management and services marketing staff
  • Telecommunications Equipment Manufacturers looking to enhance their product offerings
  • Marketing and operations managers for hosted service providers

Steven Johnson
President, Ingate Systems

Steven Johnson has 15 years' senior management experience with Sanders Associates, Telco Systems, and Lockheed Martin. Prior to Ingate Johnson served as CEO of Abrena, Inc., a business development consulting firm focused on assisting European and North American firms to expand in the United States.

Charles Studt
VP Product Management & Marketing IntelePeer

Charles Studt is responsible for all aspects of product strategy, product development, and corporate and product marketing at IntelePeer, including guiding the creation, rollout and broad market acceptance of the Open Communications Platform. Prior to IntelePeer, he served as the Director of Product Management and Marketing at TeleGea, where he was instrumental in creating the industry’s first service delivery platform for hosted VoIP services, establishing a market leadership position, and successful corporate acquisition. Previously, Mr. Studt served as an industry consultant at KPMG (BearingPoint) and American Management Systems (CGI), leading OSS and billing modernization programs at global Tier 1 carriers including BellSouth, Verizon, Swisscom, KPN and TeliaSonera.

Erik K. Linask
Group Editorial Director, TMCnet

Erik oversees the daily operation of TMCnet, which delivers news, information, videos, white papers, podcasts, and more to three million visitors each month. He is also a contributor to TMCnet as well as TMC’s IP Communications publications. Prior to joining the TMC team, several years ago, he was Managing Editor at Global Custodian, a global securities services publication, where he also managed the magazine’s survey research. Erik began his professional career at management consulting firm Leadership Research Institute.