AudioCodes Fax-Capable VoIP Adaptor Now Available Through VoIPSupply

Audiocodes Fax ATA MP-202B HTTPSFAX

If you've kept an analog telephone line in your office just for the purpose of sending and receiving faxes, you may finally be able to cut that line. VoIP equipment manufacturer Audiocodes has released the Fax ATA MP-202B HTTPSFAX, a fax-enabled version of its MP-202B analog telephone adaptor that fully supports VoIP use of standard fax equipment and fax-enabled multi-function printers (PDF product datasheet). The device, announced last year and demonstrated in this Sept. 2011 YouTube … [Read more...]

Digium to Release Its Own Brand of Asterisk-Friendly VoIP Phones

Digium D70 IP Phone

Digium, Inc., has announced a trio of IP phones designed to interface directly with the company's highly successful Asterisk open-source PBX and its graphical Switchvox PBX front-end. The phones, each capable of high-quality "HD voice" using the G.722 wideband speech codec, will provide virtual plug-and-play connectivity to Asterisk and Switchvox installations, automating typically tricky device provisioning. The models include a $130 2-line entry level phone (D40), a mid-level $180 … [Read more...]

The Voxies: The Best in VoIP in 2011

It's hard to believe that only a couple of years ago, some industry insiders were debating whether VoIP was dead. In some ways, the pessimists had a point: There hadn't been anything new and exciting in IP communications for a long while. Sure, there were new ways to make VoIP calls using the iPhone and other mobile devices. But for the most part, VoIP in 2010 was pretty much what it had been in 2004. Fortunately, the industry sprang back to life in a big way in 2011. New hardware set … [Read more...]

OBi VoIP Devices to Master Small Business Phone Systems at Very Low Cost

OBiPlus is coming soon

Obihai Technology, makers of the popular OBi line of VoIP telephone adaptors, will soon offer a managed service that extends the capabilities of a low-cost OBi100 or OBi110 analog telephone adaptor to provide powerful office phone system functionality to small businesses. The service, called OBiPlus, has entered the "latter stages of beta testing", according to the company's web site. Obihai is currently seeking a limited number of small business users to beta test the service using … [Read more...]