GRANDSTREAM AND PHYBRIDGE TEAM UP TO ELIMINATE NETWORK BARRIERS FOR MIGRATING TO IP TELEPHONY AND UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS
Oakville, Ontario and Boston, MA (January 28, 2014) – Phybridge Inc., a provider of innovative voice over IP solutions, announced today interoperability of their PoLRE data switches with IP solutions from Grandstream Networks, Inc, a leading manufacturer of innovative IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions. The Phybridge PoLRE switch is a data switch designed for IP voice that delivers Ethernet and PoE over a single pair of wires with 4 times the reach of traditional switches.
Phybridge PoLRE switches eliminate network barriers and enable enterprises with older phone systems to migrate to IP Telephony and optimize their local area network (LAN) for convergence. The switch innovation is ideal for hosted provider eliminating the complexities associated with deploying the IP Phones on premise. The Phybridge solutions are applicable across vertical sectors such as education, healthcare, hospitality, government and distributed enterprise.
Grandstream is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of IP voice, video, data, and mobility solutions. They feature a comprehensive product portfolio of IP PBXs, Enterprise and SMB IP Phones, IP Video Surveillance cameras, IP Video phones, IP DECT Phones, and Analog Telephone adapters/VoIP Gateways that offer businesses throughout the world a state-of-the-art communications solution. Grandstream solutions lower communication costs, increase security protection, and enhance productivity.
“While LAN requirements can sometimes be a barrier for business looking to migrate to VoIP, Phybridge’s PoLRE delivers a quick and easy way to optimize LAN connections for voice and data convergence in achieve to deliver a state-of-the-art IP business communications experience,” said David Li, CEO of Grandstream Networks. “At Grandstream, it is important to us to offer a comprehensive solution that makes it easy for businesses to move over to a robust and reliable IP platform. Phybridge’s PoLRE data switches make this migration to VoIP as easy as possible for businesses of all sizes by delivering top notch LAN connectivity.”
“By offering extremely reliable and scalable solutions that are easy to install and use, Grandstream helps organizations of any size to seamlessly integrate communications with business processes, creating a more collaborative and productive enterprise regardless of building constraints,” said John Croce, CEO at Phybridge. “The Phybridge and Grandstream partnership allows organizations to enjoy the benefits of Grandstream’s portfolio of IP communication solutions on a reliable converged network that handles both voice and data.”
Phybridge’s mission is to bring practical innovations to market that provide customers and partners an easier way to deploy and manage their VoIP installs resulting in reduced total cost of ownership and enhanced return on investment. The award winning Phybridge switches allow for an optimized converged voice and data network; enabling the deployment of IP Telephony to be quick and easy with no network or business disruptions. For more information, please visit www.phybridge.com.
About Grandstream Networks
Founded in 2002, Grandstream Networks is the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions. Grandstream serves the SMB and consumer markets with innovative products that lower communication costs, increase security protection, and enhance productivity. Our open standard SIP-based products offer broad interoperability in the industry, unrivaled features, flexibility, and price-performance competitiveness.