VoIP QoS and Performance News
April 28, 2016
Vonage has won this month's Network Innovation Award. The VoIP provider's SmartWAN delivers high bandwidth at a low price point, coupled with quality of service and scalability.
March 07, 2016
The Best of Enterprise Connect award finalists reflect the changing nature of unified communications, as cloud-based services become more prominent in the industry.
May 04, 2015
The promise of SDN for real-time communications is to give UC apps the network paths and priority they need to eliminate performance problems ---- and development is part way there.
February 24, 2015
Avaya says its SDN architecture leverages OpenDaylight, OpenStack and OpenFlow to deliver programmable network services faster than competing technologies.
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Jitter is the time variation between when packets leave one system and reach another, affecting real-time communications like VoIP and video conferencing. Continue Reading
To maximize VoIP encryption methods, use Transport Layer Security in conjunction with Secure Real-Time Transport Protocol on all VoIP equipment. Continue Reading
When it comes to securing VoIP communications, should enterprises turn to SBCs or firewalls? Expert Michael Brandenburg explains how SBCs and firewalls serve different functions when it comes to network security. Continue Reading
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Gearing up for a Skype for Business deployment? This quiz, covering some of the technical aspects of the unified communications platform, should help you get ready. Continue Reading
Mobility and cloud communications offer vendors and users great opportunities to innovate. Check out some of the latest UC services from Enterprise Connect. Continue Reading
To manage Skype for Business voice traffic, be sure to optimize your network, prioritize voice signaling, and take advantage of third-party tools and service partners. Continue Reading
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Enterprises looking to improve cloud traffic should evaluate emerging technologies, such as WAN-CX and SD-WAN, to help the performance of UCaaS applications. Continue Reading
Proper voice security in the network requires voice gateway isolation, patch protection, next-generation firewalls, traffic encryption and limiting certain VoIP features. Continue Reading
With all the new unified communications (UC) applications and services on the market, enterprise IT has to make sure they don't crash the network. UC applications such as voice and video tax network performance. These demanding traffic streams test ... Continue Reading
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Once an organization deploys Skype for Business, the next hurdle is managing quality of service (QoS), which measures and improves high-bandwidth video and multimedia content. Nemertes Research ... Continue Reading
A strategically placed firewall within your network infrastructure can help mitigate VoIP attacks. But encryption and proxy services add enhanced security. Continue Reading
Properly configured QoS models help VoIP networks run smoothly. The DiffServ model, in particular, is cost-effective and scalable. Continue Reading