AudioCodes SBCs Enable Axtel’s UCaaS and SIP Trunking Services


LOD, Israel, June 26, 2017

Highlights 

  • Axtel is a leading telecom provider in Mexico
  • AudioCodes Mediant SBCs are being deployed as part of Axtel’s VoIP-based business services
  • AudioCodes SBCs offer
    • Secure and resilient SIP trunk connectivity
    • Extensive SIP interoperability enabling effortless connectivity with virtually any IP-PBX
    • Broad scalability intended to meet current and future capacity needs

Details 

AudioCodes (NASDAQ: AUDC), a leading provider of voice networking solutions that enable enterprises and service providers to transition to all-IP voice networks, today announced that Axtel, a leading telecommunications service provider in Mexico, has deployed AudioCodes Mediant session border controllers (SBC) as a critical component of its unified communications (UC) and SIP trunking service infrastructure. AudioCodes’ Mediant SBCs help Axtel deliver secure and high-quality VoIP services to its businesses customers across Mexico.

AudioCodes’ Mediant SBC provides extensive interoperability, interworking and security functions that have allowed Axtel to accelerate its UC and SIP trunking offering, by efficiently mediating between its business customers, unified communications platform and SIP trunking infrastructure. The Mediant SBC delivers secure and resilient VoIP service by enforcing call admission control, providing end-to-end security and protecting against denial-of-service attacks and other service-impacting events. AudioCodes’ flexible and scalable SBC enables multiple services – including hosted UC and SIP trunking services – to be supported in a single platform, administrated via AudioCodes’ powerful and user-friendly management systems.

“We selected the AudioCodes Mediant 9000 SBC for its rich capabilities and smooth integration with our advanced SIP for Business and Hosted IP-PBX solutions,” commented Luis Arturo Rosales, Voice and Collaboration Strategy Product Manager at Axtel. “Throughout our collaboration, AudioCodes has consistently delivered innovative, high-quality voice over IP products, including multi-service business routers, media gateways, on-premises session border controllers and IP phones that complement our core solutions. The Mediant 9000 continues the crucial role of AudioCodes in our network by meeting the needs of today’s advanced IP telephony systems.”

“We are delighted to have been selected by Axtel, a longtime customer of AudioCodes and a leading service provider in Mexico, for their UCaaS and SIP trunking services,” commented Yehuda Herscovici, VP Product at AudioCodes. “The Mediant 9000 SBC encapsulates the full breadth of our mature, feature-rich and globally deployed SBC software in a highly efficient and scalable platform that is a perfect fit for next-generation IP telephony architecture.”

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About AudioCodes 

AudioCodes Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: AUDC) designs, develops and sells advanced Voice-over-IP (VoIP) and converged VoIP and Data networking products and applications to Service Providers and Enterprises. AudioCodes is a VoIP technology market leader, focused on converged VoIP and data communications, and its products are deployed globally in Broadband, Mobile, Enterprise networks and Cable. The Company provides a range of innovative, cost-effective products including Media Gateways, Multi-Service Business Routers, Session Border Controllers (SBC), Residential Gateways, IP Phones, Media Servers, Value Added Applications and Professional Services. AudioCodes’ underlying technology, VoIPerfectHD™, relies on AudioCodes’ leadership in DSP, voice coding and voice processing technologies. AudioCodes’ High Definition (HD) VoIP technologies and products provide enhanced intelligibility and a better end user communication experience in Voice communications. For more information on AudioCodes, visit http://www.audiocodes.com.

About Axtel 

Axtel is a Mexican Information and Communication Technology Company that serves the enterprise, government and residential markets with a robust portfolio of solutions through its brand Alestra (enterprise and government services) and its brand Axtel (residential and small businesses services).

With a network infrastructure of over 40 thousand kilometers of fiber and more than 7 thousand square meters of data center, Axtel enables organizations to be more productive and brings people together to improve their quality of life.

As of February 15, 2016, Axtel is a subsidiary of Alfa, which owns 51% of its equity. Axtel shares, represented by Ordinary Participation Certificates, or CPOs, trade on the Mexican Stock Market under the symbol “AXTELCPO” since 2005.

Axtel’s corporate website: axtelcorp.mx

Enterprise and government services website: alestra.mx

Mass market services website: axtel.mx

Statements concerning AudioCodes’ business outlook or future economic performance; product introductions and plans and objectives related thereto; and statements concerning assumptions made or expectations as to any future events, conditions, performance or other matters, are “forward-looking statements” as that term is defined under U.S. Federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements are subject to various risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those stated in such statements. These risks, uncertainties and factors include, but are not limited to: the effect of global economic conditions in general and conditions in AudioCodes’ industry and target markets in particular; shifts in supply and demand; market acceptance of new products and the demand for existing products; the impact of competitive products and pricing on AudioCodes’ and its customers’ products and markets; timely product and technology development, upgrades and the ability to manage changes in market conditions as needed; possible need for additional financing; the ability to satisfy covenants in the Company’s loan agreements; possible disruptions from acquisitions; the ability of AudioCodes to successfully integrate the products and operations of acquired companies into AudioCodes’ business; and other factors detailed in AudioCodes’ filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. AudioCodes assumes no obligation to update the information in this release.

©2017 AudioCodes Ltd. All rights reserved. AudioCodes, AC, HD VoIP, HD VoIP Sounds Better, IPmedia, Mediant, MediaPack, What’s Inside Matters, OSN, SmartTAP, User Management Pack, VMAS, VoIPerfect, VoIPerfectHD, Your Gateway To VoIP, 3GX, VocaNom, AudioCodes One Voice and CloudBond are trademarks or registered trademarks of AudioCodes Limited. All other products or trademarks are property of their respective owners. Product specifications are subject to change without notice.

Company Contact
Shirley Nakar – Orgad
Director, Investor Relations
AudioCodes
Tel: +972-3-976-4000
shirley@audiocodes.com

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