January 29, 2009
PortaOne CTO to Discuss IP Telephony at ITEXPO East
By Michelle Robart, TMCnet Editor
PortaOne, a global retailer of carrier grade software for Internet telephony service providers, announced on Wednesday that the company’s Chief Technical Officer, Andriy Zhylenko will be educating service providers on the IP telephony industry at the upcoming INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO East 2009 in Miami, Florida.
Based in Canada, PortaOne (News - Alert) helps ITSPs run a wide range of telecommunication services with one software package. The company provides a VoIP billing and provisioning platform, class 4 and 5 SIP softswitch, unified messaging and conferencing applications, IP PBX (News - Alert) software.
Its billing and softswitch products are SIP and RADIUS-based and interoperate with solutions from major equipment vendors. In addition, the PortaOne converged billing system can process prepaid and postpaid charges for voice or video calls, Internet connectivity, IPTV (News - Alert) service, WiFi access, data transfers, or sending an SMS or renting a pay-per-view movie.
Zhylenko’s presentation, “Service Provider IP Telephony: Considerations,” will take place on Monday, February 2nd at 12:00 p.m. EST in Room B211 of the Miami Beach Convention Center. It will cover a wide range of topics important to VoIP service providers including business model intricacies, choosing the right tools for the job, and planning the project properly.
In addition, Zhylenko will help new Internet telephony service providers understand the many business and technical challenges and opportunities available to them as they advance their VoIP service offerings.
“Andriy Zhylenko offers a truly global perspective on the business of IP telephony. His expertise and know-how will be of immense benefit to businesses in the process of deploying a VoIP service package,” stated Oleksandr Kapitanenko, president and chief executive officer of PortaOne. “We’re pleased that TMC (News - Alert) has invited Andriy to present in such a prestigious setting as ITEXPO East 2009.”
The INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO is held twice a year- on both the west and east coast- by Technology Marketing Corporation.
Taking place February 2nd-4th, 2009, is the world’s largest and best attended IP communications trade show. Last January, the east coast show attracted over 7,000 buyers and sellers of IP communications products and services.
“We are very pleased that Andriy Zhylenko will be participating in this year’s ITEXPO (News - Alert) East. PortaOne is widely recognized and respected in the VoIP infrastructure space as an industry leader,” said TMC President and Conference Chairman Rich Tehrani. “In fact, we are seeing a significant number of senior-level executives attending INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO as a means of learning about PortaOne technology so they may take advantage of its benefits.”
At ITEXPO East, attendees will be able to see first-hand PortaOne’s IP multimedia subsystem, PortaSwitch, and other technologies at its exhibit in Booth 826.
Michelle Robart is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Michelle's articles, please visit her columnist page.
Edited by Michelle Robart