snom technology Extends Choices For Hosted VoIP; 7xx Series IP Phones Now Certified For IPsmarx Multi-Tenant IP-PBX Platform
Certification continues longstanding snom effort to interoperate with best-of-breed communications technology providers
snom technology Inc., a leading developer of IP business phones, today announced that its 7xx series of SIP-based IP endpoints have been certified to work with IPsmarx’ multi-tenant IP-PBX platform and Class 5 Softswitch.
The certification gives IPsmarx customers (VoIP service providers) the ability to use snom’s popular 7xx series phones with its multi-tenant IP-PBX and Class 5 Softswitch, which includes integrated billing, call routing, email marketing and e-commerce functionality wrapped up in a single solution.
IPsmarx is unique in that it packages service applications, softswitch, billing, account management and marketing capabilities for VoIP-based telephony services in a single solution that supports direct and indirect sales channels. This integrated application server, softswitch and billing offers reliable, scalable delivery of VoIP business lines, SIP trunks and hosted IP-PBX services with low cost of ownership and faster time to market.
“IPsmarx has been a leader in the fast-growing Softswitch and IP-PBX market and we are happy to partner with them in certifying our phones to work with their integrated platform,” said Mike Storella, chief operating officer of snom technology Inc.
“Staying current with certifications for best of breed SIP endpoint providers, like snom, furthers our mission to offer innovative VoIP solutions that make it easy for our clients to stay up to date with the latest technology and best serve their SMB and residential VoIP customers,” said Shawn Boroumand, Technical Manager for IPsmarx Technology Inc.
The market for hosted IP-PBX services have grown steadily as customers look to leverage its many benefits: cost, convenience, unlimited calling, rich features and reliability.
IPsmarx joined snom’s technology partner program in 2010 as part of a broader snom initiative to achieve interoperability with best-of-breed communications technology partners.
snom’s 7xx series of phones include:
- 710: suitable for small or large scale deployments, the 710 supports four SIP identities and has a rich set of everyday business telephony features.
- 720: the 720 comes with two Gigabit Ethernet ports, one for Power over Ethernet, and a USB connector to expand its functionality. It supports 12 SIP identities and is Bluetooth headset ready.
- 760: the snom 760 has a 3.5-inch color display, PBX-style keys and a range of extra features to support business communication; busy lamp field, shared line appearance, redirection and others, depending on the PBX system used.
The 7xx series all come with snom’s proven feature-rich SIP firmware.
To learn more about snom’s channel activities in the Americas, go to www.snomchannel.com.
Founded in 1996, snom technology AG develops and manufactures VoIP telephones and related equipment based on the IETF open standard, SIP (Session Initiation Protocol). Recognized for its high-quality, customizable and cost-effective business phones, snom is also differentiated by the company’s history in the VoIP industry and its dedication to high security standards. All of snom’s products are designed to be fully interoperable with leading communications equipment vendors. snom customers and partners benefit from the interoperability and flexibility that snom telephones offer, including plug-and-play integration and universal compatibility with standards-based SIP VoIP platforms, applications or services. In September 2011, the snom 300 and snom 821 became the first SIP phones to achieve “Qualified for Microsoft Lync” status – Microsoft’s top distinction for fully-tested interoperability and compatibility with Microsoft Lync. snom’s leadership continues today, based on its six-phone UC edition portfolio – the industry’s largest and most extensive family of standards-based business phones qualified for Microsoft Lync enterprise environments.
snom technology AG is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, with offices in Italy, France, the United Kingdom and the U.S. that support a global network of channel partners in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa. For more information, visit www.snom.com.
IPsmarx is the leading provider of softswitch, billing and prepaid solutions for small to midsized IP service providers. The company has spawned a new generation of IP pioneers from entrepreneurs and startups to substantial high growth businesses. IPsmarx now focuses on fulfilling a niche of businesses between the small open source providers and complex solutions provided to large telecommunications companies. The IPsmarx award-winning platform includes Class 4 and Class 5 softswitches, a SIP-based prepaid calling card and PINless platform, custom branded mobile applications, SIP trunking, and a multi-tenant IP-PBX platform with integrated billing and e-commerce.
SOURCE: snom technology Inc.