The A2 converges with IP communications and applications to deliver a rich feature set and improved service customization over multiple IP access networks. A2 is deployed in more than 80 networks worldwide, either embedded in the C20 or as a Standalone SIP application server in NGN and IMS environments.
Extending Voice and Multimedia
Today's on-the-go consumers demand more custom-built communications, which would satisfy their individual needs, and for this purpose precisely, we contrived the A2 solution: with the A2 solution, carriers and service providers can meet those expectations.
Consumers and professionals have more communications devices and services than ever before. Services are evolving to deliver a seamless experience across devices and technologies for personal and business users. The proliferation of devices and applications has greatly enriched and enhanced the possibilities of both communications and productivity. For network operators, this expanding communications universe creates new revenue opportunities, while also presenting more complex service, implementation and operational challenges.
We, in Terlard, offers the A2 solution as an easy way for you to enjoy the exciting opportunities of this new universe, while freeing you from the challenges; so much so, that you would not even notice them.
Network operators can now deliver more feature options and greater customization, with the A2. The A2 enables service providers to extend voice and multi-media communications over any IP based environment, whether fixed or mobile. This allows service providers to increase profitability by leveraging the same investment across a much wider customer base, while accelerating time-to-market for today's most popular and profitable new services.
SIP over IP Broadband Networks
The A2 is a software-based SIP application server that efficiently delivers SIP applications over any IP broadband network. The A2 can be implanted into the industry-leading C20 softswitch or it can be deployed as a standalone NGN or IMS SIP application server. For maximum deployment flexibility, A2 software can be configured over hundreds of Red Hat Linux compliant servers.
Network Operators can leverage the A2 to deliver a vast array of enterprise and consumer services across both fixed and mobile networks. In addition to it, the A2 offers the scalability and functionality needed to address both business and residential market segments.
Meeting Business Needs
Business users have led the way in adopting new and more robust communications solutions. Forward-looking small and medium business (SMB) and enterprise businesses search constantly for communications solutions that aid them to improve customer service and the quality of their products or services. Cutting-edge communications also allow businesses to simplify their operational systems and increase productivity.
The A2 constitutes the ideal product in terms of serving the growing business marketplace. It was developed through an unceasing attention to the needs of the businesses in terms of novelty and effectiveness. With it, you can offer a cutting-edge technology that already works and works quite well.
Thus, with the A2, service providers can offer business users a richer set of features, including Hosted Unified Communications across both TDM and IP lines, Uniform and Automatic Call Distribution, Hunt groups for call centers, phones for SMB and SIP trunking to PBX. SIP trunking to PBXs is essential for migration of enterprise PBX systems to IP PBX solving the problem of costly voice and data trunks.
Serving the Residential Market
A2 solutions can also enable operators to serve better their demanding and challenging residential subscribers. There are many kinds of residential customers, from basic users who are satisfied with a simple fixed line or mobile, to the tech-savvy consumer, who demands the newest device, the latest service and today's most popular applications. Cost savings, flexibility and convenience lead to an ongoing Service adoption in the residential market. And here as well, the A2 solutions can provide you the ultimate answer to your needs.
- Interoperable with over 80% of industry-leading IP PBX and IP phone vendors
- Fully tested across major broadband access types, and IP Protocols
- Can be embedded in the C20 softswitch or else, it can be deployed as a standalone NGN or IMS SIP application server
Single Number Service (UCM): Single Number Service lets residential or small business subscribers to have a single phone number that would help them to be available for contact, wherever they are. Subscribers can configure the telephone numbers to ring in succession or simultaneously. With the UCM Single Number Service, the customers determine how to manage their incoming calls from the WEB Portal and if and how to allow the callers to 'Find' them.
Call Manager Service provides the ability to control incoming or outgoing calls.
Originating Call Manager (OCM)
This service provides subscribers with a means to control allowed originating calls.
The service can block or allow any combination of numbers on specific lists, international or local calls.
By configuring the service properly, this service can provide a limited calling service where the subscriber is only allowed to call a few pre-defined numbers; or a limited denial service where the subscriber is permitted to call all types of calls except for a few telephone numbers.
Terminating Call Manager (TCM)
The Terminating Call Management (TCM) service provides the subscriber with the ability to screen callers prior to the termination of the call at the subscriber’s line. This service screens out telemarketers, polling services, auto dialers and other nuisance callers. TCM gives the subscriber a control over the identity and the timings of the calls that are delivered to his phone.
Music on Hold
“Music on Hold Service” gives the opportunity to companies to play music to their customers, who are put on "hold" for the use of their telephone services. Music on Hold service plays music in order to hold more smoothly and effectively the waiting party of the call in question.
SBC AND SECURITY
The S-series products are carrier grade platforms that enable the secured interworking of voice and multimedia sessions between diverse IP networks, and in a variety of applications. The S-Series includes the S3 and S9 Session Border Controller for Access and Interconnect Applications.