Grandstream GXV3175 and GXP21xx/GXP14xx series now available on Iristels hosted IP-PBX

Converged solution to enhance user experience and deliver a truly multimedia experience from anywhere in the world

TORONTO, CANADA and BROOKLINE, MA. USA (June 14, 2011) – Grandstream Networks, the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions, and Iristel Inc., a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) operator licensed by the Canadian Radio Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), today announced that Grandstream’s GXV3175 IP Multimedia Phone and the GXP21xx/GXP14xx series of Enterprise IP Phones are now available as part of Iristel’s hosted IP-PBX (private branch exchange) solutions. Grandstream's award-winning products, combined with Iristel's sophisticated VoIP network, enable consumers and small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) to quickly benefit from the costs savings and efficiencies offered by IP services.

Iristel will offer Grandstream’s award-winning GXV3175 IP multimedia phone with real-time video calling capability and instant access to Web, social networking and multimedia applications to both residential and business customers. The converged solution offers a feature-rich, sophisticated CPE (customer premises equipment) device that delivers face-to-face or three-way video calling out-of-the-box from anywhere in the world using Iristel's reliable and stable VoIP network. Iristel will also support Grandstream’s award-winning line of GXP21xx/GXP14xx Enterprise HD IP Phones.

“We are excited to continue our partnership with Iristel as we expand our presence in Canada by providing robust voice and video communication solutions to their customers,” said David Li, CEO of Grandstream.

The GXV3175 represents the future in personal IP multimedia communication. Stunning video quality, intriguing user interface with delightful details, rich Web applications embodied in a sleek tablet-like design, distinguished this product as the ultimate desktop multimedia phone. The GXV3175 sports a large 7" touch screen color LCD, a tiltable mega pixel CMOS camera with razor sharp clarity, dual network ports with integrated PoE, integrated WiFi, comprehensive auxiliary ports, and support for advanced video compression standard H.264/H.263/H.263+. The GXV3175 also features state-of-the-art real time video conference, personalized rich media presentation and delivery, popular Web and social networking applications, and advanced business productivity tools.

"Iristel is committed to offering Canadian customers from coast to coast, the latest in VoIP technologies," said Samer Bishay, Iristel CEO. "The advanced functionality of Grandstream's GXV3175 and GXP21xx/GXP14xx series of enterprise HD IP phones, backed by the reliability and global coverage of the Iristel network, provide exciting options for Canadian businesses to cut their communications costs while increasing productivity."

The GXP21xx/GXP14xx series of Enterprise HD IP Phones features the 6-line GXP2120, the 4-line GXP2110 and GXP2100, as well as the 2-line GXP1450. The series offers rich telephony features, HD audio quality, multi-line indicators, integrated PoE, superior hands-free HD speakerphone, and is an ideal fit for SMBs and enterprises. The GXP21xx/GXP14xx series also features a full duplex speakerphone, multi-language, XML screen, and personalized web apps. 

About Grandstream Networks

Founded in 2002, Grandstream Networks is the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions. Grandstream serves the small-to-medium business 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. 

About Iristel, Inc

Established in 1999, Iristel is a leading global provider of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services with its headquarters in Toronto, Canada. The company was granted a carrier license by the Canadian Radio-Television Commission (CRTC) in 2000 and is a national VoIP service provider with the CRTC's Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC) designation in Canada. In addition, Iristel offers the broadest portfolio of IP services in Canada, including hosted IP PBX (private branch exchange), virtual faxing, virtual roaming, and global IP trunking products and services. Its expertise includes PBX and VPN (virtual private network) installations for enterprises with multiple locations. Iristel has also deployed multiple, redundant switching facilities and Points of Presence (PoPs) nationally resulting in the delivery of stable telecom business solutions to its customers. Visit http://www.iristel.ca for more information.