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'Out-of-a-Box' VoIP service for communication providers introduced by BT
[March 19, 2007]

'Out-of-a-Box' VoIP service for communication providers introduced by BT

( Via Thomson Dialog NewsEdge) Communications company BT has announced the launch of a global service that will enable Internet service providers (ISPs), cable providers and other resellers to deliver flexible voice over IP (VoIP)-based services to their subscribers.

According to the company, the new offering is targeted at communication providers outside of the UK and allows entrants to the market to rapidly become a communication provider, without the need to invest in IT and network infrastructure.

BT's IP Voice Managed Service is said to feature advanced multi-layered security, including session border controller (SBC) functionality and VoIP firewall capabilities. A single web-based interface enables the user to easily monitor call flow and control expenses.

The IP Voice Managed Service is one of a range of 21C operator services, aimed at providing a new generation of richer and more customized services to enable 21C communication providers, the company claims.

BT IP Voice Managed Service is now available through BT Global Services Global Telecom Markets line of business. No financial details were disclosed.

Copyright 2007 M2 Communications Ltd.. Source: Financial Times Information Limited.

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