Veraz announced it has a call center compression solution using VoIP. The solution is based on Veraz’s I-Gate 4000 family of media gateways that can compress at ratios up to 12 to 1 for voice, enabling major savings in bandwidth costs while maintaining high toll-quality voice expected by multi-national corporations. Moreover, internal redundancy features guarantees the continuation of voice calls, fax and modem traffic under any network or system failure offering with five-nines system availability demanded from carrier-grade systems. Finally, the in-band management of the multi-site I-Gate 4000 gateways from a centralized site allows for significant savings on operational costs.
Why this is important? Veraz is company that also focuses on service providers. This announcement means that contact centers can take advantage of carrier-class technology in their operations. Many contact centers need to have 5 nines (99.999% uptime) of reliability as contact centers are mission critical in any organization.