Sorting through IntelePeer’s and BroadSoft’s HD voice interop “support”


IntelePeer made two HD voice interconnection announcements in October, but trying to parse through the marketing speak has proved to be painful.  The company can route G.722 calls via its CoreCloud product and has a federation-style offering for BroadSoft customers under the name of Fluent.  

With CoreCloud, IntelePeer supports G.722 via SIP trunking.  […]

Polycom goes UC crazy, announces cloud solution with Broadsoft, Android-based app, Microsoft H.264 SVC support.


Voice and video hardware manufacturer Polycom ( went a little UC-crazy today, with a trio of announcements including a cloud solution with BroadSoft (, an Android-based client for Samsung’s GALAXY Tab, and Microsoft ( lining up to support Polycom’s H.264 SVC technology for video.

BroadSoft and Polycom have teamed up to roll out a […]

XConnect announces HD voice exchange available worldwide, UK promotion with Polycom, BroadSoft, and Dialogic


XConnect ( has announced that its Global HD Voice Federation service is now open to everyone and it has started an “initiative” with Polycom (www.polycom), BroadSoft (, and Dialogic ( to promote the adoption of HD voice by service providers in the United Kingdom.

With mobile HD voice being delivered by Orange this fall […]

Alteva CEO walks through IP Peering Alliance HD voice peering alternatives


While the Cloud Communications Alliance ( gets all the buzz this week, the less-formal IP Peering Alliance is working with two different HD voice interoperability options.

Alteva ( CEO Bill Bumbernick said the IP Peering Alliance has about 15 interested service providers and four “active integrators” working with and looking to understand the […]

New Android "Glass" biz phone supports HD


Some buzz today around the decloaking of Cloud Telecomputers and the announcement of its “Glass Platform” business IP phone hardware OEM platform.

If you’re looking for a marketing buzzword to define the hardware, it is “Media phone.” Glass has a lot of shiny bells and whistles for VoIP and geek users, including an 8 […]