VoIP converts analog signal into the digital one and sent over the internet to the recipient. As it deals with the digital signal and web transmission it utilizes one physical network, in contrast to traditional landline which utilizes multiple networks for call transmission. This makes the VoIP calling cheaper compared to the traditional calling. Also, the clarity of voice and video is better in the VoIP calling compared to traditional calling which has increased the popularity of VoIP calling. If you are a businessman who wants to take benefit of this tidal wave and get into the alluring business as a VoIP service provider, then the first thing you will need is the VoIP Softswitch.
The VoIP softswitch is a software which gets installed on the server of VoIP service provider. Earlier the VoIP service providers were using the hardware to provide the VoIP services, but now, they are using the software based VoIP softswitch, which makes the operation and management very much easier with its user friendly GUI. There are two types of VoIP softswitch available:
Based on the market and the audience you want to target, you can select the type of softswitch you will need. To educate you about both softswitches, below is the brief of each category of softswitch.
Class 4 Softswitch
It upholds high volume of call traffic, signaling and data. It takes care of routing the VoIP calls and packets over long distance. The key features of class 4 softswitch are call routing, transcoding, transformation, protocol support, billing, etc.
Class 5 Softswitch
It is responsible for offering one to one calling and other related services. The class 5 softswitch solution deals directly with the end users and VoIP traffic. The key features of class 5 softswitch solution are IVR (Interactive Voice Response) system, MoH (Music on Hold), etc.
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