To enable delivery of both broadband and voice services to remote areas
VocalTec Communications, a provider of multimedia and voice-over-IP services for communication service providers, and Runcom Technologies, a provider of WiMAX System services, have said that they will collaborate on the provisioning of WiMAX VoIP services to service providers in emerging telecom markets.
Yair Golan, VP of marketing and business development at VocalTec, said: Our joint solution with Runcom Technologies, will allow operators to provide reliable, competitive and quality services to their subscribers at affordable cost. Runcom has the leading technology, serving fixed and mobile WiMAX communications and we feel that our joint solution is highly suited to the needs of service providers in emerging telecom markets.
The companies said that the joint offering enables the delivery of both broadband and voice services to remote areas where traditional access is unavailable, assuring interoperability and ease of deployment. It also allows service providers to provide quality VoIP services to their subscribers at low cost.
Guy Givoni, VP of sales at Runcom, said: We see a good opportunity for Fixed and Mobile WiMAX growth in emerging markets. We value VocalTec’s experience and technology, and look forward to rapidly deploying our joint solution, allowing service providers to benefit from enhanced voice services.