Coms.com Deploys GENBAND Session Border Controller to Enable Continued Growth in UK Enterprise Market
Frisco, Texas, Feb. 11, 2014 – GENBAND, a leading developer of multimedia and cloud communications solutions, today announced that Coms.com, a leading provider of Hosted Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) Telephony to UK businesses, has selected key components of GENBAND’s SMART SESSION™ portfolio to consolidate its network and support the company’s continued rapid growth. The comprehensive solution combines GENBAND’s market-leading, software-based QUANTiX™ Q20 Session Border Controller (SBC) and GENView™ Real-Time Session Manager (RSM) to deliver advanced access network security and interconnect capabilities while offering real-time session visibility to monitor, analyze, report, and enforce network-wide quality of service and performance.
“As we looked to upgrade our existing SBC infrastructure and consolidate our network, GENBAND’s integrated solution offered an unparalleled layer of intelligence and security in managing SIP and other IP-based voice and multimedia sessions,” Suzannah Doyle, Head of Network Operations for Coms.com. “We were also impressed by GENBAND’s ability to provide us with a complete solution that met all of our stringent requirements in addition to the technical expertise and commitment of their local professional services organization. This solution was a clear choice for our growing business.”
Deployed globally and operating in many of the world’s largest IP networks, the integrated SMART SESSION solution provides industry-leading scale, security, session management, policy control and deployment flexibility. An easily integrated, standards-compliant offering, the SIP Trunking capabilities enables Coms.com to deliver IP-based connectivity to their enterprise customers that is secure, adaptive to multiple SIP and IP variants and interoperable with premises-based equipment.
“Coms.com has rapidly built its leading enterprise customer base by providing them with outstanding SIP-based solutions and support that is second to none,” said David Hiscock, Senior Vice President of Sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa for GENBAND. “Their selection of our industry-leading Session Border Controller and Real-time Session Manager solutions allows them to ensure that they are continuing to provide their customers with the ultimate communications experience.”
For more information on GENBAND’s SMART SESSION portfolio, QUANTiX SBC and GENView Real-time Session Manager, visit http://www.genband.com/solutions/smart-session.
Coms.com provides VoIP solutions to UK Business Customers, the core service being the provision of “Hosted VoIP,” which enables business customers to have access to a state-of-the-art business phone system for a low monthly subscription. Coms.com is a part of the Coms Plc group, which was founded in 2000 with the vision of using the internet to carry and deliver voice telephone calls. Coms Plc is on the London Stock Exchange AIM (LSE:COMS).
FROM THE CORE TO THE EDGE TO THE EXPERIENCETM, GENBAND is a global leader in smart networking solutions for service providers and enterprises in over 80 countries. The company’s technology improves IP networks by making them more scalable, secure, profitable and efficient. GENBAND’s market-leading technology supports multimedia voice, data and video sessions and fixed-mobile unified communications applications that scale on public and private networks. With a flexible, cloud-ready platform, GENBAND’s IMS, edge and application solutions help its customers compete effectively by increasing revenues, improving profitability, and attracting and retaining customers. To learn more, visit us on the web at www.GENBAND.com.
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