SIPHON Networks and Acme Packet Deliver SBC Platforms to Europacom

Acme Packet Session Border Controllers deliver SIP trunking and configuration at Europacoms access


Cwmbran, 14th December 2010 - SIPHON Networks today announced that Europcom are leveraging Acme Packet session border controllers (SBCs) to securely deliver SIP trunking and Hosted Telephony services to their customers.

The SBCs are deployed in a high-availability (HA) configuration at Europacoms access and interconnect borders to protect its network and route VoIP and UC sessions. This deployment has been part of a significant new investment by Europacom into their Broadly Speaking service. "We saw several benefits to working with both SIPHON networks and Acme Packet, as this combined strong local expertise as well as market leading technology" states John Pressey, IT Director, Europacom. We have been testing the equipment for an extended period of time as part of our evaluation and we are very happy with the support provided and the results this has delivered to our service"

"We are happy to provide continued and on-going support to Europacom as part of our agreement through the supply of Acme Packet SBC's. We have worked closely with them over the last few months to help them deploy the new platforms and the Acme Packet solution will greatly help to underpin their new service" said Steve Harris, Managing Director, SIPHON Networks.

About SIPHON Networks
Founded in the UK in 2009, SIPHON Networks Ltd is a leading European Systems Integrator focused on the design, supply, delivery & integration of advanced Voice & Unified Communications technology to enable the delivery of innovative services on a robust and scalable platform. For more information please visit: www.siphonnetworks.com