SBC and Media Gateways

Mediant Virtual Edition (VE) Session Border Controller (SBC)

Mediant Virtual Edition (VE) Session Border Controller (SBC) Verified by Miercom

AudioCodes Mediant Virtual Edition (VE) Session Border Controller (SBC) is designed to meet today’s demands of enterprises and service providers looking to virtualize their infrastructure and harmonize their datacenters on commodity server hardware. The Virtual Edition SBC offers a comprehensive and scalable solution supporting SIP interoperability, media handling (including transcoding) and security.

Hypervisors: VMware, Hyper-V and KVM
Cloud environments: Openstack and Amazon Web Services (AWS)

The Mediant VE SBC was designed to meet ETSI NFV ISG requirements. It runs on leading NFV platforms and uCPE devices, as well as native servers, and is compatible with leading hypervisors and orchestration solutions. By offering a single scalable product, covering all capacity needs with one unified control and management interface, service providers can leverage its deployment and maintenance simplicity to introduce new communications services rapidly and cost-effectively.

Mediant Server Edition (SE) Session Border Controller (SBC)

AudioCodes Mediant Server Edition (SE) Session Border Controller (SBC) runs on AudioCodes certified Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) servers, aimed at high-scale environments.


  • Meets demands for datacenter infrastructure harmonization and NFV
  • Certified by Miercom for high performance and scalability under security attacks including Denial of Service, malformed SIP messages and rogue RTP packets
  • Offers comprehensive interoperability and enhanced voice quality
  • Deployable on private and public clouds such as OpenStack and Amazon Web Services (AWS) 
  • Proven interoperability with 3rd party NFV orchestration solutions
  • Rapidly scale session capacity and quickly deploy new instances with AudioCodes’ cloud licensing


  • Same code base as AudioCodes field-proven hardware-based SBCs
  • Runs as a VNF in an NFV environment both on a universal CPE and within service provider datacenters
  • Runs on dedicated COTS servers and in virtualized environments
  • High packet throughput through optimized network path
  • Advanced voice quality monitoring and reporting
  • Built-in media transcoding capability in the software
  • Qualified for Microsoft Skype for Business/Lync and BroadSoft BroadWorks environments
  • Embedded signaling and media encryption hardware
  • Media replication for recording through SIPREC
  • High-availability 1:1 active-standby configuration ensures business continuity