High Availability Media Gateways

Mediant 8000

Mediant 8000The AudioCodes Mediant 8000 Hi-Availability Media Gateway offers highly reliable connectivity between TDM and VoIP networks. Supporting up to 16,000 protected channels in a 12U platform, the Mediant 8000 offers high performance and carrier-grade availability for wireline, wireless, cable, broadband access and Fixed-Mobile-Convergence networks.


The Mediant 8000’s robust architecture meets service providers’ stringent requirements for service continuity, thanks to its NEBS Level 3 certification and comprehensive redundancy scheme:

  • Media Gateway blades are N+1 redundant and hot swappable.
  • Power supplies are N+1 redundant and hot swappable, and provide load sharing.
  • Processing resources are 1+1 redundant and hot swappable.
  • Ethernet switch blades are 1+1 redundant and hot swappable.
  • Optical PSTN Interfaces are 1+1 (APS protected) and hot swappable.

The Mediant 8000 offers IMS-compliant support for fixed-mobile converged (FMC) networks.