Metaswitch details HD voice support, mobile voice quality enhancements


Orlando, Florida, Metaswitch Forum 2012 — Company executives detailed Metaswitch’s product enhancements for HD voice support and mobile voice quality. There’s strong support for SILK and transcoding among the news, plus enhancements

Paul Brittain, VP, VoIP & Multimedia products, said the company was adding support for SILK and AMR-WB in the HD realm, […]

Metaswitch highlights HD voice in intro remarks


Metaswitch CEO John Lazar mentioned the company is rolling in more support for HD voice and video into its products, with various demonstrations highlighting the technologies in the vendor demo area.

Details weren’t provided, Given an emphasis on the Perimeta Session Border Controller (SBC) and running functions such as transcoding and encryption on […]

HD Voice News at Metaswitch Forum 2011–October 3-6


HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney will be at Metaswitch Forum in Las Vegas, from the afternoon/evening of October 3, through the morning of October 6.

Briefings can be scheduled directly or through Metaswitch’s PR agency (Engage PR).

There were a lot of interesting HD voice-related tidbits out of the Forum event […]

HD Voice News at IT EXPO West and Metaswitch Forum 2011


HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney will be at IT EXPO East in September and Metaswitch Forum 2011 in October.


Taking place on September 12-15, 2011 in Austin, Texas, Mohney will be participating in TMC’s press day on Monday, September 12.  For an interview/briefing slot with Mohney at the show, […]

Metaswitch Forum: HD voice/video messaging “on the map”


Orlando, FL – As HD voice and video services move forward, Metaswitch ( is in the initial stages of looking at how to upgrade its products to support messaging for those data types.

The tidbit came out during Metaswitch’s “Product Updates” presentation earlier in the week. Metaswitch expects the need to support both […]

Metaswitch Forum: HD voice on the roadmap, including conferencing


Orlando, FL – At today’s presentations at the Metaswitch Forum (, HD voice got some love (i.e. slides) on the product roadmap, including support for HD voice conferencing by the end of the year.

“HD voice is one of the few tricks that VoIP does that you can’t do with POTS,” said Metaswitch […]

Metaswitch Forum – CounterPath shows off Android client


Orlando, FL – CounterPath ( is providing a “sneak peak” of its Bria Android beta edition at Metaswitch Forum this week.

CounterPath’s Bria softphone client is being as the market’s “first commercial-grade Android VoIP application” and will illustrate how CounterPath can work with “companies like” Metaswitch to increase value in FMC offerings by […]

Metaswitch Forum – Grandstream intros $139 enterprise SIP HD voice phone


Orlando, FL – Grandstream ( is introducing a new HD voice phone here at Metaswitch Forum.  

The GXP2110 SIP phone offers HD voice audio quality, “packed” IP telephony features and integrated web applications, plus support for XML customization. Hardware features include dual network ports with integrated PoE, 4 line keys, 3 soft keys, […]