Media5 Nominates its New Sales Director

boyer-sebastienMedia5 Corporation, the leading provider of IP-based communication solutions, is pleased to announce the nomination of Mr. Sébastien Boyer as Sales and Business Development Director for its International Innovative Communication Solutions.

Currently based in Montréal (QC), Canada, Mr. Boyer has held over the last 18 years several managerial positions in Product Line Management and in Sales. During his latest assignments, Sébastien worked mainly in North American and European markets bringing numerous Media5 innovative communication solutions to the telecom industry.

“It is an honour to be nominated as Media5’s Sales Director, especially in this moment in which the company is fast-growing and moving towards the emerging markets. With its three distinct but complementary product lines, Media5 has excellent products and solutions as well as the most skilled team to keep this pace of growth and development, helping customers either in pure IP environment or in their challenging transition from PSTN/TDM to IP systems”, states the new director.

Sébastien Boyer is graduated from École Polytechnique de Montréal and joined Media5 in 2002. Over the years, he has developed exceptional skills and initiatives in international trade, showing great ability and competence to handle customers’ challenging situations and address their specific needs.

Get in touch with Sébastien Boyer:

Email: sboyer@media5corp.com

Phone: + 1 819 829 3972 ext. 5607

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ABOUT MEDIA5

Media5 Corporation is a global supplier of multimedia communication solutions, offering a complete set of SIP-based products and technologies. With a focus on innovation and excellence in customer support, Media5 delivers highly adaptive hardware and software components as well as ready-to-market SoftClients.

Media5-fone MPS Successfully Completes BroadWorks SIP Interoperability Testing

business_ipad_iphone5sThe most comprehensive mobile VoIP SIP Softphone application available in app stores, the Media5-fone MPS, powered by Media5 Corporation, has successfully completed the BroadSoft Business BroadWorks® SIP interoperability testing.

The BroadWorks interoperability testing enables service providers to minimise the test deployment and acceptance cycle, ensuring that advanced communication services can work seamlessly between Media5-fone MPS and BroadSoft solutions.

“Media5 Corporation is united with BroadSoft in driving successful and innovative BroadSoft Business mobile unified communications, team collaboration and contact center solutions,” said Taher Behbehani, chief digital and marketing officer, BroadSoft. “We are thrilled that Media5 Corporation has chosen to make this announcement at Connections, and to join us as we collectively change the game by transforming our industry and the market.”

According to Francois Laflamme, Product Line Manager at Media5 Corporation, “the Media5-fone is designed to provide the most comprehensive SoftClient solution for enterprise users ensuring high interoperability and compatibility with many system. It allows VoIP solution providers to fully realise their VoIP mobile communication potential with secure, feature rich, easy configuration and setup, and white label solution.”

Media5 Corporation will be present at BroadSoft Connections 2016 (San Antonio, Texas – USA) from November 13 to 15, where Media5-fone and Media5 complete portfolio will be on full display.

ABOUT MEDIA5

Media5 Corporation is a global supplier of multimedia communication solutions, offering a complete set of SIP-based products and technologies. With a focus on innovation and excellence in customer support, Media5 delivers highly adaptive hardware and software components as well as ready-to-market SoftClients.

ABOUT BROADSOFT

BroadSoft is the technology innovator in cloud communication, collaboration, and contact center solutions for businesses and service providers across 80 countries.  We are the market share leader for cloud unified communications with an open, mobile and secure platform trusted by 25 of the world’s top 30 Service Providers by revenue. BroadSoft Business empowers users and teams to share ideas and work simply to achieve breakthrough performance. For additional information, visit www.BroadSoft.com.

Media5 releases the Mediatrix G7 gateway series

Quebec, Canada – Media5 Corporation, the leading provider of IP-based communications solutions, launches the new member of its gateway portfolio, the Mediatrix G7 Series. Featuring PRI, FXS, and FXO interfaces; these reliable and comprehensive platforms combine phone adaptor and media gateway capabilities to connect legacy equipment to cloud telephony services and IP PBX systems to PSTN landlines.

Designed for small and medium businesses, the Mediatrix G7 Series goes up to 120 simultaneous VoIP channels, ensuring carrier-grade voice quality, robust security and easy configuration and management for mass deployments. Operators and system integrators can benefit from Mediatrix G7 VoIP gateway platform to interconnect any analog or TDM device to SIP trunks or access PSTN lines – among other scenarios and use cases.

The flexible combination of analog and digital telephony interfaces turns the Mediatrix G7 Series into a unique and valuable platform, capable to address complex deployment scenarios on customers’ premises. “Media5 performed proof tests on the G7 gateways for different applications; solving complex implementation challenges, and allowing to phase-out hard-to-maintain TDM switches. Regardless of the operator, the system integrator or the enterprise deployments, the Mediatrix G7 Series offers the most reliable, comprehensive, and cutting edge media gateways currently available on the market. Every component and technological innovation, present in this new product, is engineered by taking into account the best user experience, excellence in Quality of Service, and our customers’ satisfaction.”, states the Mediatrix Product Line Manager Eric Beaudoin.

The official Mediatrix G7 worldwide launch will take place in two of the most notable Telecom events around the world, FutureCom (Brazil) and Broadsoft Connections (US), in October and November 2016.

 

ABOUT MEDIA5

Media5 Corporation is a global supplier of multimedia communication solutions, offering a complete set of SIP-based products and technologies. With a focus on innovation and excellence in customer support, Media5 delivers highly adaptive hardware and software components as well as ready-to-market SoftClients.

Read more about the Mediatrix G7 Series in media5corp.com

Media5 distribution network grows in LATAM

QC, Canada – Strengthening its operation in Latin America, Media5 Corporation has signed two new contracts with distributors in Brazil. Velans/Phonoway and SigmaOne offer capillarity in the entire country to the Mediatrix access devices and Media5-fone through their large re-seller networks. It ensures that Media5 products and services are available for customers looking for high quality and reliable IP communication products such as Session Border Controllers, media gateways, digital and analog voice adaptors, and SIP SoftClients.

Next week, Media5 will provide a training session on Mediatrix products, in loco about SigmaOne and Velans/Phonoway, respectively the cities of São Paulo and Curitiba. The “DGW 2.0 Training” approaches setup, configuration, and troubleshooting, include different scenarios and use cases for Media5 gateways.

Media5 celebrates more than a decade of presence in Latin America, in countries such as Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Ecuador, Guatemala, and Brazil with hundreds of successful deployments over the years.

ABOUT MEDIA5

Media5 Corporation develops and markets leading technologies for real-time multimedia communications over the Internet. With a focus on innovation and customer support excellency, Media5 delivers highly adaptive hardware and software components. The company has its corporate offices in Canada, with regional offices in the United States, Europe, and Latin America.

ABOUT SIGMAONE

SigmaOne is a Brazilian distributor for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) integrated solutions. The company develops projects in the monitoring, video conferencing, security, and network areas helping cutting-edge technology companies optimise results and performance.

ABOUT VELANS

With 25 years of operations in Brazil, Velans is an ITC solutions distributor and is associated with the Phonoway group. Its portfolio bundles products and services from the most trustful telecom manufactures and technology providers around the world. Velans offers a new concept in distribution based, on innovation and add-value customer services to its more than 700 associated resellers.

 

Mediatrix Sentinel SBC Successfully Complete BroadWorks Interoperability Testing

Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada – March 30, 2016

Media5 Corporation, a leading provider of IP-based multimedia communications solutions, today announced the successful completion of SIP interoperability testing for the Mediatrix™ Sentinel SBC and Media Gateways with BroadWorks®– R21 from BroadSoft.

The BroadWorks SIP interoperability testing enables service providers to minimize the test deployment and acceptance cycle, ensuring that advanced communications services can work seamlessly between the Mediatrix and BroadSoft solutions.

“BroadSoft is committed to an open platform strategy that enables the seamless interoperability and integration of BroadSoft’s Unified Communications services with devices such as the Mediatrix™ multi-service VoIP gateways,” said Rahul Aggarwal, vice president, product marketing and business development at BroadSoft. “Service providers can now leverage these multi-service VoIP gateways to minimize deployment cycles to businesses and consumers globally. We are pleased to add the Mediatrix Sentinel products to the BroadSoft Ecosystem.”

“The Mediatrix Sentinel products are designed to support the Broadsoft focus on the Enterprise UCaaS market,” said Eric Beaudoin, Product Line Manager for Media5. “Deploying Sentinel in a Broadsoft UCaaS solution demonstrates a superior value proposition with lower total cost of ownership, reduced complexity, and greater productivity for the distributed and mobile workforce.”

About Media5

Media5 Corporation is a global supplier of multimedia communications solutions for fixed and mobile service providers, unified communications services, and hosted communications services.

Media5 has its corporate offices in Canada, with regional offices in the United States, Europe, and Latin America.

For additional information, visit http://www.media5corp.com/sentinel

About BroadSoft

BroadSoft is the leading provider of software and services that enable mobile, fixed-line and cable service providers to offer Unified Communications over their Internet Protocol networks. The Company’s core communications platform enables the delivery of a range of enterprise and consumer calling, messaging and collaboration communication services, including private branch exchanges, video calling, text messaging and converged mobile and fixed-line services.

Twitter: @broadsoft. For additional information, visit http://www.BroadSoft.com

 

 

Marvell expands its ARMADA SoC Family of Embedded Processors

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and NUREMBERG, Germany, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), a world leader in storage, cloud infrastructure, Internet of Things (IoT), connectivity and multimedia semiconductor solutions, today announced the 32-bit and 64-bit ARMADA® system-on-chip (SoC) ecosystem of software solutions and partners for a variety of applications. Marvell’s expanded, rich ecosystem brings strong support and commitment to the open source community with software offerings including mainline Linux kernel and mainline U-Boot on publicly available community hardware platforms. Marvell’s expansion of its 32-bit and 64-bit ARMADA SoC software ecosystem with OpenDataPlane (ODP), OpenFastPath (OFP), UEFI, openSUSE, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Yocto Project, OpenWrt and carrier grade operating systems demonstrates Marvell’s commitment to supporting its customers’ requirements to bring new products to market faster.

“The 32-bit and 64-bit ARMADA SoC family, paired with our full-featured software offering and integration with publicly available hardware platforms, is designed to enable the quick development of a variety of wired and wireless networking solutions. Our customers can already leverage the ARMADA SoC ecosystem on Marvell’s proven ARMADA 38x family, and will benefit from the expanded ecosystem of our 64-bit ARM®v8 powered ARMADA 3700 Cortex®-A53 device family and ARMADA 7K and ARMADA 8K Cortex-A72 device families based on our MoChi™ and FLC™ architecture,” said Michael Zimmerman, Vice President and General Manager of Connectivity, Storage and Infrastructure at Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. “We are excited to work with our network of global partners to provide a choice of trusted complementary products, and open source and community solutions to enable the development of sophisticated high-volume home and enterprise applications.”

Based on high-performance and highly-scalable multi-core CPU technology, the ARMADA SoC family delivers a new level of performance, integration and efficiency to high-volume enterprise applications including control plane CPUs, IP appliances, storage edge, routers, security appliances, small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) routers, network attached storage (NAS), home gateways, IoT hubs, wireless routers, Wi-Fi access points (WAP), surveillance video recorders and high-performance networking products. The 64-bit ARMv8 powered ARMADA 3700 Cortex-A53 device family and ARMADA 7K and ARMADA 8K Cortex-A72 device families based on MoChi and FLC architecture provide a new level of performance and power optimized devices. Marvell’s ARMADA SoC family is complemented by several software and hardware partners including Media5 and others.

Marvell offers in-house software solutions for enhancing and optimizing the performance of the ARMADA SoC family of embedded processors per target applications. The Marvell Accelerated Data Path (ADP) solution is targeted at home gateways and WAPs and is designed to significantly improve CPU utilization, which is necessary to support the rapidly increasing demand for high throughput. In addition, the Marvell Media Processing Engine (MMP) is designed to enable VoIP applications through integration with the open source Asterisk solution and integration with M5T SIP Client Engine SDK from Media5 Corporation; M5T SIP Client Engine SDK is now available for the ARMADA 38x SoC family.

“Media5 Corporation is honored to collaborate with Marvell. M5T SIP solutions have proven their interoperability in SIP and IMS based environments such as VoLTE, RCS and PacketCable,” said Stephane Ross, Product Line Manager at Media5 Corporation.

For more information, please contact your sales representative: sales@media5corp.com.br

 

Source: PR Newswire

Media5 launches SBC solution for SMB segment with Mediatrix 3000 Series

3000The leading provider of IP-based communications solutions Media5 Corporation announces the launch of the new DGW release that allows enabling Session Border Controller (SBC) capabilities in the Mediatrix 3000 Series. The Mediatrix 3000 Series is a multi-service VoIP device combining a media gateway and now an SBC in a secure and comprehensive platform. Mediatrix 3000 Series is the preferred solution for partners deploying SIP trunking and hosted services for the SMB segment.

The Mediatrix 3000 Series ensures survivability to all extensions at customer’s premises such as IP Phones and Softphones, offering service continuity when the network access is down. It seamlessly falls back calls to the PSTN, and redirects communications back to the SIP Trunking provider when network access is re-established.

The Session Border Controller is also essential when migrating to Hosted PBX and Unified Communications (UC), ensuring secure and reliable integration with existing legacy telephony equipment.

 

About Mediatrix 3000 Series SBC

Mediatrix 3000 VoIP gateways and Session Border Controllers (SBC), featuring R2 CAS E1, ISDN E1 PRI, T1PRI, BRI, E&M E1/T1 PRI, or FXS/FXO interfaces, provides an ideal solution for enterprise voice applications, or for connecting to a service provider’s broadband access. Mediatrix 3000 VoIP gateways integrates legacy PBX systems and PSTN local access to IP-based telephony systems.

Mediatrix 3000 Series is also an SBC, addressing a variety of applications including Demarcation Point, Security, SIP Normalization,and Survivability. With a Back-to-Back User Agent, the Mediatrix 3000 acts as the middle-man for communications between two SIP endpoints. The application allows deep packet inspection, identifies specific properties attached to a SIP Request, and executes predefined actions to manage any particular deployment scenario. The Mediatrix 3000 also supports media relay for media anchoring, NAT traversal, and transcoding

 

About Media5 Corporation

Media5 Corporation is a global supplier of multimedia communications solutions for fixed and mobile service providers, unified communications services, and hosted communications services. Media5 has its corporate offices in Canada with regional offices in the United States, Europe, and Latin America.

 

For more information on the Mediatrix 3000 Series SBC, please visit us at http://www.media5corp.com/products/mediatrix-access-devices/3000-series/.

Mediatrix deployments growing in the UAE

Mediatrix continues to win market share across the globe and strengthen customer satisfaction by delivering first class products and services.

After consolidation of the 16 port and 24 port SMB market segments in the UAE, now is the time for the Mediatrix C7 to enter the UAE market.

The Mediatrix C7 was recently selected by a major telecom operator in the UAE as the reference CPE for 8 Port deployments. This represents a significant increase for Mediatrix in this market and planned to continue above 30.000 ports per month.

Mediatrix deployed its first generation of VoIP adaptors to the UAE in the 1990s. A continuous customer oriented commitment has enabled the Mediatrix product portfolio to deliver the highest standards of quality for media gateways, analog adaptors, and E-SBCs.

Our advanced provisioning tools also delivered remarkable benefits for Mediatrix customers. Mediatrix enables centralized management for CPEs; a definite advantage to monitor the network, insure service, and reduce operational costs.

Leveraging the UAE momentum, Media5 is now positioned to expand operations elsewhere in the GCC countries working with operators seeking reliable and long term partners.

Media5 partners with Mitel to sponsor FutureCom

Sherbrooke, Canada, October 19, 2015 – Media5 Corporation, a leading provider of IP-based multimedia communications solutions today announced that the company will sponsor FutureCom 2015 in partnership with Mitel on October 26th through the 29th in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Media5 will showcase the Mediatrix Sentinel multi-service business platform and demonstrate the latest innovations on mobile solutions for RCS and WebRTC business clients, as well as the M5T VoIP SDK solutions for developers of SIP and IMS unified communications applications.

The Media5 portfolio of media gateways and enterprise session border controllers (E-SBC) are recognized by its reliability and enhanced feature set for SIP normalization, network demarcation and survivability, and provide industry-leading modular CPE devices for delivering comprehensive communications solutions for Service Providers, Systems Integrators, and their enterprise customers.

“FutureCom has become one of the most important gatherings for ICT in Latin America and a place for customers to talk with Media5 experts about new challenges and solutions for IP communications.” explained Eric Beaudoin, Product Line Manager at Media5. “Media5 is pleased to join the Mitel team at FutureCom 2015. We look forward to welcoming customers and partners at the Mitel booth to learn more about how Media5 can contribute to their businesses. “

 

About Mitel

A global market leader in enterprise and mobile communications powering more than 2 billion business connections and 2 billion mobile subscribers every day, Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) helps businesses and mobile carriers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers. Our innovation and communications experts serve more than 60 million business users in more than 100 countries, and 130 mobile service providers including 15 of the top 20 mobile carriers in the world. We are uniquely powering the mobile enterprise using the real-time cloud. For more information, go to www.mitel.com and follow us on Twitter @Mitel.

 

About Media5 Corporation

Media5 is a global supplier of multimedia communications solutions for fixed and mobile service providers.

 

Media5 has its corporate offices in Canada with regional offices in the United States, Europe, and Latin America. Media5 products are certified, distributed, and deployed in more than 70 countries worldwide.

Media5 to sponsor BroadSoft Connections

Media5 will be a Solutions Showcase sponsor at the BroadSoft Connections 2015 event on October 25th through the 28th in Phoenix, Arizona.

Media5 Corporation, a leading provider of IP-based multimedia communications solutions today announced that the company will be a Solutions Showcase sponsor at the BroadSoft Connections 2015 event on October 25th through the 28th in Phoenix, Arizona.

Media5 will showcase the Mediatrix Sentinel multi-service business platform and demonstrate the latest innovations for the Mobitrix line of mobility solutions for RCS and WebRTC business clients, as well as the M5T VoIP SDK solutions for developers of SIP and IMS unified communications applications.

The Media5 portfolio of media gateways and enterprise session border controllers (E-SBC) are certified with BroadWorks (R20), and provide industry-leading modular CPE devices for delivering comprehensive communications solutions for Service Providers and Systems Integrators.

Now in its 13th year, BroadSoft Connections is an annual global users’ conference that has become the epicenter of unified communications innovation. BroadSoft Connections is once again on track for record attendance, offering an unprecedented opportunity for attendees to capture a growing share of the lucrative UC market by networking with peers, sharing best practices, and learning about powerful strategies to address the current and future needs of customers.

The theme of BroadSoft Connections 2015 is “Define the Future,” reflecting BroadSoft’s focus on working with customers and partners to build and deliver innovative unified communications solutions that increase workforce collaboration and productivity, in turn reimaging the future of work.

“The Media5 Team will be welcoming our customers and partners at BroadSoft Connections.” explained Eric Beaudoin, Product Line Manager at Media5. “We are looking forward to adding our contribution to build first class solutions on the BroadWorks platform.”

“Media5 shares our commitment to bringing innovative solutions to market that enable individuals and teams to be productive in ways never before imagined,” said Taher Behbehani, CMO, BroadSoft. “We are thrilled that Media5 will serve as a BroadSoft Connections 2015 sponsor, and will be joining us as we collectively define the future of work.”

 

About BroadSoft

BroadSoft is the leading provider of software and services that enable mobile, fixed-line and cable service providers to offer Unified Communications over their Internet Protocol networks. The Company’s core communications platform enables the delivery of a range of enterprise and consumer calling, messaging and collaboration communication services, including private branch exchanges, video calling, text messaging and converged mobile and fixed-line services.

For additional information, visit http://www.BroadSoft.com.

 

About Media5 Corporation

Media5 is a global supplier of multimedia communications solutions for fixed and mobile service providers.

Media5 has its corporate offices in Canada with regional offices in the United States, Europe, and Latin America. Media5 products are certified, distributed, and deployed in more than 70 countries worldwide.

Mediatrix Sentinel Multi-Service Platform for SBC and Media Gateway Applications

Media5 Announces the Mediatrix™ Sentinel Multi-Service Platform for SBC and Media Gateway Applications.

Media5 Corporation, a leading provider of IP-based communications solutions is announcing the release of Sentinel, a multi-service business platform bundling Session Border Controller and Media Gateway capabilities.

“Sentinel gives Service Providers the ideal platform to deploy SIP Trunking and Hosted Services for their medium and large enterprise customers. It delivers a flexible architecture targeted for applications ranging from 30 up to 600 simultaneous sessions,” explained Mr. Andres Torres, Product Line Manager for Mediatrix products.

Sentinel is an all-in-one platform that inherits the VoIP gateway and media adapter capabilities from the class-leading Mediatrix product portfolio. It is scalable up to 240 channels to convert PSTN and Legacy PBX communications into SIP-based communications.

Sentinel is also a Session Border Controller, addressing a variety of applications including Demarcation Point, Security, SIP Normalization, Survivability, and more. With a Back-to-Back-User-Agent, Sentinel acts as the middle-man for communications between two SIP endpoints. It supports deep packet inspection, identifies specific properties attached to a SIP request, and executes predefined actions to manage any particular deployment scenario. Sentinel also supports media relay for media anchoring, NAT traversal, and transcoding.

“Media5 has always provided best-in-class and feature-rich IP solutions. The Mediatrix Sentinel is the latest example. Our partners and customers will appreciate the quality and value that Sentinel delivers,” said Eric Todd, Chief Technology Officer at NETXUSA, a premier distributor of advanced VoIP solutions.

For more information on the Mediatrix Sentinel Multi-Service Platform or to contact one of our Solution Managers please visit us at http://www.media5corp.com/sentinel.

 

About Media5 Corporation
Media5 Corporation is a global supplier of multimedia communications solutions for fixed and mobile service providers, unified communications services, and hosted communications services.

Media5 has its corporate offices in Canada with regional offices in the United States, Europe, and Latin America.

About NETXUSA

Since 1984, NETXUSA has provided reliable sourcing, stocking and industry leading professional services to more than 5,000 independent telecommunications service providers and resellers. Go to: http://www.netxusa.com/