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Verscom Deploys GENBAND SBC Solution for Talk Today's European Voice Network

January 22, 2015

GENBAND, a global specialist in real time communications (RTC) software, recently announced that it has partnered with next-generation network (NGN) solutions provider and IP services enabler Verscom Solutions to deliver the GENBAND's QUANTiX Session Border Controller (SBC) to Talk Today's European voice network. Talk Today, an up-and-coming Wholesale Carrier Services aggregator, will use GENBAND's solution to augment its international wholesale services with advanced IP Peering and Interconnect capabilities.

"GENBAND, the unquestioned market leader in IP Peering in the EMEA region, together with Verscom offered a best-of-breed solution for our growing voice interconnect network," said Nasir Saleem, Managing Partner, Talk Today. "GENBAND’s intelligent peering technology and advanced session routing capabilities allow us to optimize bandwidth usage and deliver superior service quality as well as unsurpassed network security and scalability."

Verscom is GENBAND's value-added Master Reseller for the European, Middle Eastern and African markets and is responsible for overseeing deployment of the solution for Talk Today.

"This milestone deployment provides Talk Today with a distinct competitive advantage, allowing them to step into the premier league of Wholesale Voice Operators by leveraging one of the most proven SBC solutions on the market," said Alper Tunga Burak, Vice President of Sales for Middle East & Africa at Verscom. "GENBAND’s advanced IP Peering and Interconnect solution enables the secure and profitable exchange of voice and multimedia services across any network border and any technology and provides seamless connectivity between diverse networks."

The QUANTiX SBC next-generation solution is substantially less complex than most of its competition and effectively simplifies the network edge by securely managing, routing and controlling real-time voice and multimedia sessions across fixed, wireless and enterprise IP networks. With this product GENBAND addressed some of the major issues operators and enterprises are experiencing such as those surrounding security, interoperability, protocol compatibility, system complexity and service assurance. As a result, the QUANTiX SBC is able to promise a seamless communications experience covering SIP Trunking, IP eXchange (IPX), IP Peering, Intra-Network Interconnect, Unified Communications (UC), VoLTE and RCS solutions.

"Talk Today required a field-proven IP Peering solution, so we are delighted to team with our longstanding partner Verscom to deliver the latest technology to enable Talk Today to seamlessly exchange voice traffic and deliver superior user experiences," said David Hiscock, GENBAND’s Senior Vice President of Sales for EMEA. "Our peering solution has been deployed in some of the world’s largest and most well-known telecom companies’ networks and we continue to gain market share in EMEA."

Edited by Maurice Nagle

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