Centile Telecom Applications, the leading European vendor of UC solutions and Digitcom, one of Canada's largest resellers of phone and data solutions, today announced the deployment of Istra SP. Centile’s Istra SP solution enables Digitcom to now offer hosted IP Telephony (IP Centrex) and secured SIP PBX Trunking services to the enterprise market.
Digitcom, chose Centile’s Istra SP solution to meet a strong telephony market trend moving towards software, open and standardized SIP based cloud services.
As an Avaya Gold partner, Digitcom was looking for an efficient and secure solution allowing both interconnecting Avaya IP PBX IP Office to SIP PBX Trunking and launching additional Centrex services.
Centile’s Istra SP, integrated with a Session Border Controller (SBC) from Acme Packet (recently acquired by Oracle) provides unparalleled SIP interoperability with most IP PBXs available on the market, including the Avaya IP Office and with many VoIP gateways.
"We are delighted that Digitcom, one of the leading enterprise telephony reseller in Canada, has chosen Centile as its core platform for their hosted telephony offers including “SureConnect” and “HostedPBX.ca”. This strengthens Centile’s expansion into the North American market and reflects the growing and rapid evolution of the market towards software and standardized IP solutions in the cloud," says Bertrand Pourcelot, Director General of Centile Telecom Applications .
Jeff Wiener, President and founder of Digitcom said: "We are proud to partner with Centile, well-known and respected for its innovative communications solutions. Centile’s ISTRA SP solution, provides us with a rapid quality deployment. A decisive strength in the platform was the dual SIP PBX Trunking / Centrex and SIP Avaya interoperability.”
Focus towards Centile Telecom Applications ISTRA SP solution
Istra SP is a SIP carrier-grade Unified Communications services platform for services providers (fixed-line operators, integrators, PBX dealers, and SaaS providers) offering hosted UC services to enterprises of all sizes over any network, and on any terminal.
The platform is redundant, can easily adapt to the existing environment and offers PBX trunking, unified communications and Fixed Mobile Convergence services.
The benefits of Istra SP platform are manifold: :
• Feature-richness including auto attendant, auto attendant, boss/secretary filtering, call restriction, groups management, Interactive Voice Responses (IVRs) supervised conference, unified messaging, automatic call distribution (ACD)
• Support of various FMC scenarios
• Support of a wide range of certified SIP terminals and IP PBXs
• Easy, rapid implementation and management
• Multi-tier ergonomic administration interfaces
• Open and distributed architecture based on industry standards protocols
Digitcom Canada Inc. (digitcom.ca) is a business phone systems and data networks reseller. Digitcom provides sales and support for telecommunications systems to small and midsize enterprise markets throughout Canada. Digitcom sells and services Avaya, Cisco, NEC, Hosted PBX, and SIP trunks. Digitcom recently won Avaya's SME Canadian Business Partner of the Year award and is one of few Avaya "SME Expert" dealers in North America. Digitcom recently launched a Hosted PBX and SIP trunk platform to service the North American market.
About Centile Telecom Applications SAS
Centile Telecom Applications is the leading European developer of unified communications platforms for operators and integrators. The Centile Any3 architecture Any service, over Any network, on Any terminal addresses the needs of businesses and operators seeking to deliver advanced professional communications services to fixed and mobile users independently of the device they’re using or the network they’re connected to. In the fast-moving market for fixed and mobile communications, Centile Istra solutions offer customers the flexibility and agility to rapidly develop innovative new services in response to changing customer requirements.