Session Border Controllers (SBC)

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AudioCodes’ Mediant family of Session Border Controllers (SBC) is a line of versatile IP communications platforms that connect VoIP and TDM networks. 

Session Border Controllers (SBC) are deployed at the border between the enterprise and the service provider. In the enterprise environment, they form an effective demarcation point between the business’s VoIP network and the service provider’s SIP Trunk, performing SIP protocol mediation and media handling (interoperability) and securing the enterprise VoIP network. In the service provider core, SBC provide security and protocol normalization.

The Mediant Session Border Controllers (SBC) family includes a range of platforms that offer cost-efficient SBC and hybrid functionality (SIP to TDM, SIP to SIP). The table below lists the available configurations:

Model Managed/Enterprise
SBC
Service Provider
SBC
Hybrid SBC Max Sessions High Availability
Mediant 500L   60
Mediant 500   250
Mediant 800   250
Mediant 1000   150  
Mediant 2600/B     600
Mediant 3000   1,008
Mediant 4000   5,000
Mediant 9000   24,000
Mediant VE SBC   6,000

Note: Mediant 500, Mediant 800 and Mediant 1000 are also available with embedded data router configurations.

 

Mediant 500/500L Enterprise Session Border Controller

 The AudioCodes Mediant 500/500L Enterprise Session Border Controller (E-SBC) is a compact, high performance VoIP connectivity solution for small enterprises and branch office locations. Read more

 

Mediant 800 Enterprise Session Border Controller and Media Gateway

 The AudioCodes Mediant 800 Enterprise Session Border Controller (E-SBC) and Media Gateway offers a complete connectivity solution for small-to-medium sized enterprises. Read more

 

Mediant 1000 Enterprise Session Border Controller and Media Gateway

 The AudioCodes Mediant 1000 Enterprise Session Border Controller (E-SBC) and Media Gateway is designed to provide a complete connectivity solution for small-to-medium sized enterprises. Read more

 

Mediant 2600 Enterprise Session Border Controller

 The AudioCodes Mediant 2600 is an Enterprise Session Border Controller (E-SBC) designed to serve medium-sized businesses. Read more

 

Mediant 3000 Enterprise Session Border Controller and Media Gateway

 The AudioCodes Mediant 3000 Enterprise Session Border Controller (E-SBC) and Media Gateway is designed to provide a complete connectivity solution for medium-to-large sized enterprises. Read more

 

Mediant 4000 Session Border Controller

 The AudioCodes Mediant 4000 is a Session Border Controller (SBC) designed for deployment in large organizations and as an access SBC for service providers. Read more

 

Mediant 9000 Session Border Controller

 The AudioCodes Mediant 9000 is a highly scalable Session Border Controller (SBC) designed for deployment in large enterprise and contact center locations and as an access SBC for service provider environments. Read more

 

Mediant Virtual Edition Session Border Controller

 AudioCodes family of Mediant Virtual Session Border Controllers (SBC) is designed to meet today’s demands for harmonizing data centers on commodity server hardware. Read more