By William A. Flanagan
Translates technical jargon into functional enterprise communications solutions
This e-book takes readers from conventional voice, fax, video, and information providers added through separate systems to a unmarried, unified platform supplying all of those providers seamlessly through the web. With its transparent, jargon-free motives, the writer allows all readers to higher comprehend and examine the becoming variety of voice over web protocol (VoIP) and unified communications (UC) services which are to be had for businesses.
VoIP and Unified Communications relies at the author's cautious evaluate and synthesis of greater than 7,000 pages of released criteria in addition to a large diversity of datasheets, web content, white papers, and webinars. It starts with an creation to IP know-how after which covers such issues as:
Packet transmission and switching
VoIP signaling and get in touch with processing
How VoIP and UC are defining the future
Interconnections with worldwide services
Network administration for VoIP and UC
This e-book incorporates a entire bankruptcy devoted to rate analyses and payback calculations, permitting readers to adequately ensure the fast- and long term monetary influence of migrating to numerous VoIP and UC services and products. there is additionally a bankruptcy detailing significant IP structures and software program. in the course of the ebook, diagrams illustrate how a variety of VoIP and UC elements and platforms paintings. moreover, the writer highlights capability difficulties and threats to UC companies, steerage readers clear of universal pitfalls.
Concise and to the purpose, this article allows readers—from newcomers to skilled engineers and technical managers—to know the way VoIP and UC particularly paintings in order that each person can with a bit of luck care for community engineers, facts middle professionals, and best administration