Real Time Communications Industry News

TMCNet:  Grandstream Introduces New High Density Analog VoIP Gateways

[February 26, 2013]

Grandstream Introduces New High Density Analog VoIP Gateways

BROOKLINE, Mass. --(Business Wire)--

Grandstream Networks, the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions, today introduced new high density, high performance, analog VoIP gateways for small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) with large voice call volume. The GXW42xx Series of FXS VoIP Gateways supports Gigabit Ethernet for increased speed, backlit graphics LCD display and comes in four model sizes (based on Telephone FXS ports): the GXW4216 (16-port), GXW4224 (24-port), GXW4232 (32-port), and GXW4248 (48-port). The SIP-based VoIP gateway, with advanced security protection and remote provisioning capability, offers a hybrid IP and analog telephone system that allows businesses to enjoy the benefits of VoIP communications while preserving investment in existing analog phones, fax machines and legacy PBXs. Grandstream is showcasing the GXW42xx Series of VoIP Gateways at NETXUSA's (News - Alert) Booth 6005 at Channel Partners Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, NV.

The GXW4212/4224/4232/4248 gateways are the newest additions to Grandstream's GXW Enterprise Gateways portfolio that are fully compliant with SIP standards and broadly interoperable with 3rd-party VoIP systems, analog PBX (News - Alert) and phones. Featue highlights include:


  • 16, 24, 32, and 48 telephone FXS port support with both RJ11 and 50-pin Telco connectors, as well as per-port phone connection LED
  • Gigabit Ethernet and a backlit 128x32 graphic LCD display with support for multiple languages
  • 2 SIP server profiles per system and independent SIP account per port
  • Supported voice/fax codecs include G.711, G.723.1, G.726, G.729A/B, iLBC, T.38 fax
  • Advanced carrier-grade 128ms-tail-length line echo cancellation
  • Over-voltage and over-current protection for enhanced reliability (ITU-T K.21 Basic Test Level)
  • Support VMWI, NEON LED and stutter tone for message-waiting indication
  • Automated provisioning using TR-069 or AES encrypted XML configuration file; TLS/SRTP/HTTPS for advanced security and privacy protection

"We are pleased to announce the new GXW42xx FXS gateways that are exciting extensions to our award-winning gateway portfolio," said David Li, CEO of Grandstream. "Analog VoIP gateways are great transitional solutions for businesses that wish to preserve and maximize their investment in existing analog systems while taking their time to evaluate and migrate to an all IP-based infrastructure. The new GXW42xx series raises the level of features, performance, reliability and voice clarity for enterprise gateway products while maintaining our market leadership on low per-port price."

Pricing and Availability

The GXW4216 (16-port), GXW4224 (24-port) and the GXW4232 (32-port) will be commercially available through Grandstream's worldwide distribution channels at a list price of US$599, US$849, and US$1,149, respectively, by early March 2013. List price for the GXW4248 (48-port) is US$1,649 with commercial availability in early April 2013.

ABOUT GRANDSTREAM NETWORKS

Founded in 2002, Grandstream Networks (News - Alert) is the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions. Grandstream serves the SMB and consumer markets with innovative products that lower communication costs, increase security protection, and enhance productivity. Our open standard SIP-based products offer broad interoperability in the industry, unrivaled features, flexibility, and price-performance competitiveness. Visit www.grandstream.com for more information or connect with us on Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter.


[ Back To Real Time Communications's Homepage ]

Featured Videos

GenView Real Time Session Manager Demo

Session-based VoIP and rich media services such as video can place unique demands on the network.

GENBAND SPiDR - WebRTC Gateway

Contact GENBAND about the SPiDRâ„¢ WebRTC Gateway by clicking here.

A videoconference that calls you

On the busiest of days, who has time to stop and search for that bridge information, to have to dial or hope the link works...only to wait for the chairperson to arrive?

Call Grabber Demo

Move calls seamlessly between phones, soft clients and mobile devices at the push of a button.

Hosted Unified Communications

GENBAND's Hosted Unified Communications is a SMART OFFICE™ solution that enables voice over broadband to Business users, providing flexible migration from legacy services, supporting full regulatory features, and offering advanced services.

Featured Whitepapers

Is Your Network Ready for the Internet of Everything?

The telephone industry is undergoing a dramatic transformation that began with the introduction of IP-based data networks in the early 1990s and then with Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) in the late 1990s, and it now includes all forms ofvoice, video, and messaging communications.

Building a Secure and Scalable Multimedia IP Exchange

As fixed and mobile operators increasingly move to IP-based networks, the complexity required to interconnect these networks grows dramatically. Faced with increasing competition from all corners and constant challenge to grow revenues, operators are struggling with the variety and disparities in partner and customer networks.

How Carriers Can Optimize for LTE Roaming

Connectivity between mobile network operators (MNO) in 4G LTE is much more complex than it was in legacy networks.This complexity is primarily due to the change in focus. LTE is not a voice-focused roaming environment, but rather a datacentric environment.

Featured Case Studies

CASE STUDY: Real Time Communications Made Easy Via The Mobile Web

HubRTC offers the world's first WebRTC communication as a service to small and medium businesses, combining browser-based voice, video and messaging over WiFi that works on personal computers and Android smartphones and tablets. Their basic and premium solutions work with existing PBX applications servers, and support rich feature sets including voice mail and visual voice mail, audio and video conferencing, all for a fraction of the cost of old fashioned "phone systems." They have combined their Real Time Communications experts with software, devices and accessories, and cloud platforms to deliver a true office-on-the-run.

CASE STUDY: TW Telecom Accelerates Market Adoption of SIP Trunking Services

tw telecom is one of the top three largest providers of Business Ethernet in the US, connecting approximately 20,000 commercial buildings and third-party data centers to its national fiber network.

CASE STUDY: Embedding Real-Time Communications Into Digital Interactive Publishing Platforms

X-Factor Communications (XFC) is a premium provider of easy-to-use, interactive digital media software and services delivering single point publishing of Mass Notifications, advisories, emergency messages, rich informational content and advertising to any connected device.

Featured Webinars

WebRTC Applications for Service Providers using GENBAND'S SPiDR Gateway


GENBAND's SPiDR WebRTC Gateway provides an intelligent bridge between SIP/IMS based VoIP networks and the open ecosystem of the Internet. WebRTC holds great promise to revolutionize the nature of our daily communications. But what should you, as a service provider, be doing today to take advantage of this movement?

Best Practices in Deploying Hosted IP Telephony


Speaker: Sara Hughes and Mitch Layman

LTE, How Can You Accelerate The Payback? Diameter Signaling Controller


Speaker: Ashish Jain - Director Solutions Marketing