converged network


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converged network

(networking)
A single network that can carry voice, video and data.

converged network

The integration of the telephone system with IP-based data networks. See softswitch.
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IRG's preferred usage of the Broadwing Converged Network is further validation that customers are seeking a 'telecom utility' that simplifies operations while improving performance and security," said Jamey Heinze, senior director of data product management at Broadwing.
Our IP Converged Network Platform enables carriers like Chunghwa Mobile to provide subscribers with a seamless user experience over 3G-WiFi dual networks," said Bill Howe, President and Chief Executive Officer of Azaire Networks.
Vapps, a leading global provider of audio conferencing systems and services for converged networks, today announced the first multi-party audio conferencing service for the Skype(TM) (Nasdaq:EBAY) community, supporting up to 500 participants per call.
The Network Policy Controller represents the next generation of the Bridgewater Systems' Dynamic Broadband Manager, building on the demand for bandwidth and network resource management in wireline networks to address similar requirements in wireless and converged networks.
Support of these protocols will allow developers to rapidly enable existing applications to run on IP or converged networks, opening up new market opportunities with minimal additional cost or effort.
The newly enhanced QoS Analyzer and Session Trace applications further extend the assureME application portfolio by simplifying the process of managing converged networks (SS7 over IP or circuit-switched).
It eliminates the need for a seasoned network expert to interpret test results as it evaluates the performance capability, identifies and isolates the sources of degradation on converged networks.