The 5 Critical Facts About Integrating Session Border Controllers with Microsoft Lync

Tuesday September 25, 2012 TIME: 11:00pm ET/ 8:00am PT


Many companies are currently exploring a move to Microsoft Lync. This webinar explores the uses of Session Border Controller in an enterprise in general and then specifically how are they used and how are they used with Microsoft lync?

How does a survivable branch appliance work and why is this important? SBCs can help save you money, protect your assets and secure your networks, by connecting you to SIP trunks. During this webinar, you will discover how SBC’s can help your company control cost, route calls in and out of your VoIP network while you migrate to a Lync environment.

Session border controllers (SBCs) are powerful network devices that protect, secure, simplify and standardize real-time, SIP-based multimedia communications including Voice over IP (VoIP) and video. Learn how to leverage a Sonus SBC as you migrate to a unified communications infrastructure.

What Attendees will learn:

  • The role of an SBC in the Enterprise and in SIP trunking
  • Must haves in an Enterprise SBC
  • What does Microsoft Lync integration mean with an SBC?
  • What to look for when purchasing an SBC that will be integrating in a Lync environment
Who should attend:
  • VP/Directors of Telecommunications
  • VP/Directors of IT
  • VP/Directors of Operations
  • Chief Information Officers

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Mykola Konrad
Director, Enterprise Product Management SBC BU at Sonus Networks

Mykola Konrad is the Director of Product Management at Sonus Networks. At Sonus Mykola is in charge of the Sonus portfolio of SBC products in both the Service Provider and Enterprise segment. Prior to Sonus Networks Mykola worked at Microsoft where most recently he was a senior manager on the Microsoft Surface team. Mykola has 15+ years of experience in software product development, telecommunications product development, network planning, and enterprise product management. He has led marketing, strategy, P&L and product development in various roles for Microsoft, Avaya, Nortel and Panasonic.

Kevin Isacks
Vice President, Chief Development Officer
Sonus Networks

Kevin N. Isacks is Vice President, Chief Development Officer of Sonus Networks. Previously, he was an engineer for Wang Global, which was acquired by Getronics N.V. In addition to his experience in designing and architecting voice-over-IP (VoIP) products, he also has a vast experience in unified communications. Mr. Isacks holds a B.Sc.Eng. from University of Natal, South Africa.

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.