Metaswitch Certifies Grandstream’s IP Video Phone for Android™ and DECT Cordless IP Phones for Hosted UC Solutions
Hosted VoIP Service Providers Using the Metaswitch Platform Can Automatically Provision Grandstream Endpoints For Enhanced User Experience, Cost Benefits and Improved Productivity
Boston, MA (March 2015) – Grandstream Networks and today jointly announced that Metaswitch Networks has certified the certification of Grandstream’s IP Video Phones for Android and DECT Cordless IP phones with Metaswitch’s hosted UC platforms. Service providers around the world using the Metaswitch hosted IP telephony platform can now automatically and securely provision Grandstream’s award-winning GXV3275 and GXV3240 IP Video Phones for Android and DP715/DP710 DECT Cordless IP phones for mass deployment with their Metaswitch platform. These devices, along with the many other Grandstream endpoints already certified by Metaswitch, support the Metaswitch Provisioning Server endpoint pack available for download from the Metaswitch Communities Mosaic website. This enables service providers to easily and quickly configure Grandstream devices in the field."
The completion of successful certification testing of the GXV3275, GXV3240, DP715 and DP710 further expands the long-term partnership between the two companies. By adding certification of these four new devices, Metaswitch has now certified 24 Grandstream SIP endpoints – including the full current line of Grandstream IP Phones, ATAs, and VoIP gateways. Provisioning Server endpoint packs are also available for all 24 devices. This continued partnership collaboration simply offers service providers and their customers using the Metaswitch platform a full lineup of award winning SIP endpoints from Grandstream that can be confidently and seamlessly deployed to take advantage of Metaswitch’s comprehensive UC offerings.
“We are thrilled to continue to expand our partnership collaboration with Metaswitch through certification of our award-winning IP Video Phones for Android and DECT Cordless IP Phones,” said David LI, CEO of Grandstream. “The relationship between Grandstream and Metaswitch continues to allow service providers to offer a powerful VoIP platform with state-of-the-art endpoints that are seamlessly provisioned and quickly deployed.”
“Grandstream is well known for providing high-quality IP phones for small- to medium-sized enterprise customers as part of the successful delivery of a complete hosted Unified Communications (UC) solution, said Brandon Harper, Metaswitch’s VP of Business Development. “Our network operator customers appreciate having world class options, provided by certified ecosystem partners, like Grandstream, at every point in their network.”
Grandstream’s GXV3275 and GXV3240 Video IP Phones for Android™ are revolutionary IP Video phones as they effectively combine three devices into one powerful IP phone. They combine a robust 6-line HD IP phone with the power of a multi-platform, multiparty video conferencing solution and the convenience of an Android™ tablet/smartphone to offer an all-in-one communications solution. The GXV3275 features a tablet-like 7” capacitive touchscreen while the GXV3240 features a 4.3” capacitive touchscreen. Both IP Video Phones feature integrated Bluetooth & Wi-Fi, Dual gigabit ports with PoE, USB & SD ports, HD audio, and mini-HDMI port (for HD video output).
For business and residential users looking for mobility throughout their office or home, Grandstream’s DP715 and DP710 DECT Cordless IP phones are now certified by Metaswitch. Up to four DP710s (handset) can be paired with a single DP715 (includes base station and a handset) and the 5-phone solution supports up to 4 concurrent calls. The compact size, superb voice quality, market leading price-performance and wide coverage area of the DP series enables businesses and consumers to maximize the power of VoIP while adding mobility for a minimum investment.
For more information on Grandstream and Metaswitch partnershiprelationship, visit the Metaswitch Mosaic Community website.
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.
About Metaswitch Networks
Metaswitch is powering the transition of communication networks into a cloud-based, software-centric, all-IP future. As the world’s leading network software provider, we design, develop, deliver and support commercial and open-source software solutions for network operators and large enterprises. We are focused on delivering high-performance software that runs on commercial, off-the-shelf hardware, as appliances or in the cloud. Our IP Multimedia Communications Software has been adopted by more than 1,000 customers worldwide, while our Software-Defined Networking portfolio is adding intelligence to white box platforms, cost-effectively virtualizing network routing and hyperscaling the data center. Metaswitch is powering the transformationition of communication networks into a cloud-based, software-centric future. The company develops openly programmable solutions that run on standard hardware or in virtualized environments and act as the key control points in elastic voice, video and data networks. In its 30-year history, Metaswitch has helped hundreds of service providers worldwide advance their infrastructures, retain their customers, extend their brands and reduce their costs through every major network transformation. For more information, please visit http://www.metaswitch.com.