ABP Technology, a provider of IP Telephony and IP Video solutions, announced that it is delivering pre-configured units of the SmartNode 5200 Enterprise Session Border Router from Patton (News - Alert), a provider of business and carrier-class VoIP, network access, connectivity and video surveillance equipment.
SmartNode offers VoIP gateway and VoIP router solutions with virtually every VoIP telephony interface, including ISDN PRI & BRI, T1, E1, FXS, FXO, and more. Plus SmartNode supports SIP, H.323 and MGCP VoIP technologies. That means SmartNode VoIP technology solutions will fit any network, according to Patton.
Tested and deployed in hundreds of real-world networks, SmartNode enterprise VoIP telephone and VoIP provider solutions are fully proven, the company said.
With Patton’s SN5200 ESBR, ABP (News - Alert) delivers fully-provisioned, tested, quality-assured SIP-trunking solutions that help Internet telephony service providers reduce costs and focus on core revenue-generating activities.
With state of the art provisioning services and carrier-grade SmartNode Session Border Controller equipment, ABP and Patton allow ITSPs to get new business subscribers and increase profits.
ABP is designed to ease workload with provisioning and interoperable proven products from its selected manufacturers. The company provides engineering support to help design and maintain a robust network. Additionally, it offers post sales technical support to keep it working. ABP does all the back office effort to source, inventory, pre-configure, test, fulfill and handle reverse logistics. ABP becomes an integral extension of your team.
“Service providers don’t like unpleasant surprises,” comments John Wu, VoIP product manager at Patton. “ABP eliminates the hassle factor by applying their expertise in logistics. Then SmartNode SBC quality ensures the service keeps working.”
In the recently announced strategic alliance, ABP provides timely, easy delivery of ready-to-deploy Patton VoIP equipment order fulfillment, pre-configuration and provisioning services.
“In today’s economy, service providers face enormous competitive pressures,” stated Chance Caldwell, VP of Strategic Alliances at ABP. “Patton products are always competitively priced, offering capabilities that equal or exceed industry alternatives.”
“SIP Trunking has entered the mainstream,” said Wu. “SmartNode addresses inherent interop and security challenges by leveraging Patton’s interop certification program and secure VoIP VPN technology.”
“Patton is manufactured right here in the USA,” Caldwell added. “That keeps stimulus dollars here, benefiting local service providers and local economies.”
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Edited by Marisa Torrieri