SIP Trunk Implementation:
Key Steps to Ensuring Interoperability

Wednesday February 15, 2012
TIME: 2:00pm ET/ 11:00am PT

It’s tempting for enterprises to fast-track SIP Trunk implementation to reap the benefits of cost savings, network efficiencies and Unified Communications. But many enterprises face significant obstacles as they integrate their network with SIP Trunks. Whether it is E911 applications, legacy voice applications, or even basic PBX-to-network communications, enterprises find it a challenge to make all the pieces work together over SIP Trunks.

In this webinar, you will learn the key factors to ensure interoperability of your network elements over a SIP Trunk-based WAN. Steve Carter of XO Communications will share his extensive real-world deployment experience, provide insight into the issues and pitfalls, describing the challenges and offering solutions. After attending this webinar, you’ll know how to ensure that your SIP Trunk deployment is a boon for your enterprise.

What Attendees will learn:

  • Best practices for a headache-free SIP Trunk implementation
  • How to avoid interoperability snares and pitfalls
  • 8 steps to ensure a smooth implementation
Who should attend:
  • Telecom and IT managers and executives
  • Business decision-makers
  • Organizations considering or planning a SIP Trunk implementation

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Steve Carter,
Senior Manager, XO Communications

Steve Carter is the Senior Manager of XO’s Enterprise Converged Voice Services. Steve led the launch of XO’s Business Services IP Trunking products and developed new and innovative VoIP capabilities for enterprises. His efforts have helped XO win 2007, 2009 and 2010 Internet Telephony Product-of-the- Year Awards for both XO’s SIP and Enterprise SIP solutions as well as the 2010 NGN Leadership Award for Enterprise SIP. Steve’s expertise includes over 20 years of Product Development and Management in Wireless, Data, Telecom, and IP services.


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.