MORRISVILLE, N.C. --Tekelec, a leading developer of high-performance network applications for next-generation fixed, mobile and packet networks, today announced Ring 9 has deployed the Tekelec 6000 voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) Application Server to enhance its VoIP offerings for small and medium-sized businesses.
Ring 9 delivers quality-driven, customizable voice applications to businesses nationwide. The Tekelec 6000 provides hosted private branch exchange (PBX) services that enable Ring 9 to offer a tailored and flexible high-quality business service package to customers.
"The Tekelec 6000 offers a scalable, integrated solution to support our aggressive growth plans, while delivering the highest quality of VoIP applications to our customers," said John Nelson, CEO, Ring 9. "Deploying the Tekelec 6000 enables us to provide business-quality services for additional uptake and prevent margin erosion."
Jay Whitehurst, president and general manager of Tekelec's Switching Solutions Group, said, "As operators like Ring 9 build demand for VoIP among small and medium-sized businesses, Tekelec's hosted PBX offering delivers differentiating and high-value business-quality features, flexibility and scalability. The feature-rich Tekelec 6000 offers the most customizable set of applications, enabling Ring 9 to provide tailored service packages for every customer, regardless of size."
The session initiation protocol (SIP)-based Tekelec 6000 is part of Tekelec's "IP Multimedia Subsystems (IMS)-Ready" portfolio of products and solutions. Operators are able to deploy a complete range of next-generation services such as unified messaging, softphone with multimedia capabilities, conferencing, find-me, and intelligent Web portal and voice mail capabilities. Its IP multimedia service control (ISC) interface and SIP profiling capabilities make Tekelec 6000 one of the first feature-rich VoIP application servers to support IMS networks.
About Ring 9
Ring 9, Inc. is the premier provider of IP Enabled Hosted PBX and IP trunking services for the Small to Medium Business and Enterprise marketplace. Ring 9 focuses entirely on business customers and provides only carrier grade, business quality VoIP service by utilizing a tier one MPLS (Multi-Protocol Labeled Switching) network that ensures business quality and reliability. Ring 9's superior quality offered at a lower price provides the best VoIP value proposition in the industry. Corporate headquarters are located in Gainesville, FL with Partner distributors nationwide and customers around the world. Please visit www.ring9.com for additional information.
Tekelec is a high-performance network applications company that is accelerating the transition to IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) networks for service providers around the globe. With its experience at the intersection of network applications and session control, Tekelec creates highly efficient platforms for managing media and delivering network solutions. Corporate headquarters are located near Research Triangle Park in Morrisville, N.C., U.S.A., with research and development facilities and sales offices throughout the world. For more information, please visit www.tekelec.com.
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