IP convergence


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IP convergence

Using the Internet Protocol (IP) as the standard transport for transmitting all information (voice, data, music, video, TV, teleconferencing, etc.). See Internet Protocol, IP on Everything and IP Multimedia Subsystem.
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Speaking at the IP Convergence 2019 Forum yesterday, IP Office of the Philippines director general Josephine Santiago said the country remained out of the US Trade Representative's (USTR) 2019 Special 301 Report.
Co-organised with China Daily, the breakout session titled "Era of IP Convergence: Maximising Benefits of Cross-media Collaboration" discussed the business opportunities arising from cross-media deployment such as novels, anime, films, TV dramas and mobile games.
The Indigenous People Peace Panel (IPPP), which was created in 2017, serves as an avenue for IP leaders to contribute to the development of GRP-NDFP and Bangsamoro Peace Process, as well as reinforce mechanisms and participation of IP convergence efforts by the government.
In IP convergence, all the information associated with technology interactions (called data packets) from various systems, such as a computer in a nurses' station or a phone in a supply room, can utilize a single network (or cable) to transmit data.
Besides heightened productivity and efficiency gains because of IP convergence, there is a substantial bottom-line upside as well.
According to Huawei, as the industry's first nodal IP microwave product, OptiX RTN 980 enables the smooth evolution from TDM to All-IP by supporting high-throughput IP convergence with 14 directions and TDM and packet data universal cross-connections.
"As Etisalat's business clients take advantage of globalization and IP convergence market trends, they can benefit from Etisalat's support model, strong regional presence and the global seamless network enabled by Global Crossing's IP infrastructure," he noted.
TETCO--VOXPILOT will also be presenting its new videoconferencing solution at the following trade shows: SpeechTeck (New York) from August 24th to 26th, IP Convergence (Paris) from October 6th to 8th, Cebit Bilisim Eurasia (Istanbul) from October 7th to 11th, Futurecom 2009 (Sao Paulo and Rio) from October 13th to 16th, and Gitex from October 18th to 22nd (Dubai).
In fact, we're adding new content, including six new columns started this year on business continuity, IP convergence, network security, network performance, power management and green technology.
Switching to IP modernizes analog intercom and paging systems by capitalizing on the rising IP convergence trend that combines audio, video, and data onto the local area and wide area networks.
After all the speculation and hype, IP convergence is now very much a reality and the question for businesses is not whether to switch to a converged network, but when.