When to use a VoIP Gateway Infographic

When to use a VoIP Gateway

VoIP Gateways function as a translation device or bridge that connects old analog or ISDN telecommunication technologies with the newer SIP or VoIP systems. Though the device itself is simple, it is not always clear how it fits into your modern VoIP communication system. In the infographic below we outline four different scenarios for beroNet VoIP Gateways: All-IP, Soft Migration, Mini-Appliance and failover. We then added a fifth scenario that hangs on your creativity.

Unified Communications – unification of communication and information

Traditional business communication included a telephone, a fax machine and an email address. Now businesses use a larger number of tools – each designed to increase productivity. These tools include: unified messaging, office telephones, business cell phones, voice mail, instant messaging, video conferencing… the list goes on. If a business were to use each of these tools, the result would be a fragmented attempt at communication.