over IP Technology - VoIP
Like most IT buzzwords today, Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP
or Voice over IP) means different things to different people.
What's more, the benefits and future implications for VoIP are
different depending on which publication you read. However, it
is certain that VoIP is a key up-and-coming technology, and Samsung
Telecoms is committed to providing access to this emerging technology
to enable a range of cost-saving communications functions for
So what is VoIP? Many assume that VoIP is synonymous with
Voice over Internet, allowing international calls and advanced
functions such as tele- and videoconferencing - all for the price
of a local call. However, current infrastructure is not able to
handle such large masses of additional call traffic with the astronomic
growth in Internet usage. There would be delays, call drop-outs
and other reliability problems, not to mention security concerns.
instead means using the Internet Protocol for routing and delivering
calls in the same way that data and video are sent now, utilising
spare bandwidth over existing data links and leased lines to reduce
the ongoing cost of call traffic between linked sites.
telephone traffic, as well as fax transmissions, to internal data
lines saves companies money; and combining phone and data networks
eliminates the need for separate information pipelines and separate
staff to manage and maintain them. It's claimed that companies
can slash their phone budgets by 35 percent by moving voice traffic
to its data network.
simply, VoIP redefines the next wave of data and phone integration,
creating more effective applications and lowering communications
an ever-increasing demand for this technology Samsung Telecoms
has developed a range of VoIP integrated communication systems
and a Media Gateway for non-VoIP enabled legacy system users to
fully benefit from the added functionality VoIP offers.
OfficeServ 100 & 500; Won - What to Buy for Business GOOD
VALUE (LAN Telephony)
is the driving force behind any organisation and your telecommunications
infrastructure is the key asset in providing resilient and effective
connections to the outside world.
500 has been designed specifically to provide the power to handle
any task, creating a tailor-made solution that uses the latest
Internet Protocol (IP) applications hand in hand with the intelligence
of more traditional telecoms technology. With a comprehensive
range of features and functionality, the Samsung OfficeServ offers
an effective, affordable solution for any organisation.
now means much more than making and taking calls. It is now possible
to access and share voice, fax, video and data through solutions
that create a synergy between voice and data networks to open
up a host of business opportunities. Flexibility is a key feature
of the OfficeServ range, offering you the benefit of a bespoke
solution to meet the individual needs of small and medium-sized
businesses and organisations. Incorporating IP and enhanced Networking
technology, the OfficeServ 500 can support up to 360 digital and
240 IP extensions per node, with the ability to intelligently
link systems across multiple sites.
addition, a range of ergonomic handsets are available for the
OfficeServ 500 to provide for each user 's precise needs.
today for your future
a modular architecture that allows cost-effective, incremental
expansion you can rest assured that your OfficeServ solution can
be upgraded to offer more services as your needs evolve. Features
such as inter-site networking, home and remote working, ISDN,
DECT, Desktop applications, Call Centre functionality, Integral
Voicemail and Least-Cost Routing (LCR) bring efficiency and simplicity
to all your communications needs.
out with IP telephony
over IP (VoIP) vastly reduces communication costs by encoding
your telephone and fax calls into Internet Protocol then routing
them in the same way that data is sent - utilising spare bandwidth
on existing data links. However, OfficeServ IP solutions can offer
much more than purely cost benefits. Using IP protocols including
H.323, G.711, G723, G729 and SIP the OfficeServ builds applications
that share and can utilise the full functionality offered by the
system whether it be an individual handset or an entirely separate
office, creating one central solution that reaches every user.
With the ability to easily connect individuals and groups to the
OfficeServ through any data connection in any location OfficeServ
makes home, branch and multi-site working a simple reality.
Desking - complete connectivity for roaming staff
members of your staff often work from different locations or departments
within your office, then hot desking can be an invaluable tool.
By entering individual access codes, users can move between different
desks and even transfer their own personal features - such as
access to voicemail, speed dials and pre-programmed functions
- to the relevant handset.
The OfficeServ 12 has been designed to provide the full range
of advanced communications features for smaller sites. Customers
can choose wired or wireless connectivity for business voice and
for budget without commitment