This month BroadCloud continues to expand it’s CPE offering with new makes and models for the cloud PBX and hospitality offerings.

BroadCloud CPE Devices Scheduled for Certification in August 2017.

The following new CPE devices are scheduled for BroadCloud Certification this month. Unless specified otherwise, the new CPE will available for all markets. Once the CPE completes the certification process*, a release announcement will go out and the CPE will then be exposable to service providers via the party manager. For the USA Market, devices are fulfillable via NextUSA.

* This is NOT a CPE Release Announcement. This post is intended to provide forward looking information to the field regarding near future BroadCloud CPE certifications coming in August 2017. As the CPE are currently working through the BroadCloud Certification process, issues may arise that delay the intended release date.

Yealink T4xS Series IP Desk Phones

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The Yealink T4 series is intended for discerning users with very high expectations of IP phones. It has been designed specifically for people who take great satisfaction in experiencing excellence actually being delivered. Revolutionary in appearance and advanced technical design, the T4 series is not only pleasurable and practical to use but also offers extra-large display screens that make pen and paper redundant in the busy office environment. In fact, the T4 series represents the cutting-edge of contemporary VoIP technology in action. Advanced features include support for gigabit networks, plus USB Bluetooth support for easy Bluetooth earphone use.

Key Features and Capabilities:

  • USB 2.0
  • Dual-port Gigabit Ethernet
  • PoE support
  • Headset, EHS support
  • Supports expansion modules
  • Stand with two adjustable angles
  • Wall mountable

 

EdgeWater Edgemarc 4700, 4806, and 4808 (Fulfillment Only-USA)
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The new EdgeWater Edgemarc Multi-Service Gateways will be included with BroadCloud’s local survivability offering coming in 2017 Q4. In the meantime, the devices are being added to the Rialto Market product catalog for fulfillment only. Customers can purchase and configure these devices for use with their existing legacy services to provide Failover capabilities. Once BroadCloud local survivability offering is released, customers will have the ability to configure these device for use with BroadCloud hosted PBX offering.

As enterprises of all sizes make the transition from legacy technologies to IP-based solutions such as SIP trunking and hosted unified communications, they require flexibility to cost effectively support this transition. Edgewater Networks EdgeMarc 4806* and EdgeMarc 4808* Multi-Service Gateways provide the interfaces and functions that allows service providers to deliver a single edge device that adapts to an end user’s changing needs.


VTech VSP726 and VSP736 IP Desk Phones (Hospitality)


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The VTech VSP726/VSP736 SIP desksets are business phones are popular in the hospitality industry as hospitality administrator phones. The VSP726/VSP736 desksets features include:

  • 2.5-inch backlit liquid crystal display
  • Speakerphone, headset, hold and mute
  • Multiple SIP proxy support via DNS SRV
  • Up to 4 SIP account registrations
  • 12 dual-function programmable keys
  • Message waiting alert LED
  • Dual GigE ethernet ports
  • Power over ethernet enabled

About the Author

As part of the BroadCloud Product Management Team, Kareem’s responsibilities include the development of BroadCloud’s UC-One offering, endpoints and end-user features. Before joining BroadSoft over two years ago, Kareem worked for various LECs / ISPs with a focus on large enterprise service delivery.