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Lync Hosting Partner Private Cloud

A special case of Lync Hosting Partner is Private Cloud, where the Lync Servers are still located at the Hosting Partner’s data center, but they are dedicated to a single tenant that connects to the Lync Servers over an MPLS/VPN network.

Lync Hosting Partner Private Cloud

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Hosting Partner’s side

  • Service Provider Connectivity - The Mediant line of Enhanced Gateways and SBC connect the front end Lync Servers pool to ITSPs and PSTN networks
  • Voice Quality Monitoring - AudioCodes Session Experience Manager (SEM) is an intelligent analysis tool used to monitor the quality of Voice over IP calls within the hosting partner’s network and its connecting trunks to service providers
  • Centralized Device Management - Audiocodes’ centralized Element Management System (EMS) provides centralized Fault, Configuration, Accounting, Performance and Security management and monitoring

Customer Premises

  • Connectivity to Local Service Providers – The Mediant line of Enhanced Gateways and SBC connect the front end Lync Servers pool at the headquarters to the ITSP and PSTN service providers
  • Integration with On-premises PBX/IP-PBX – PBX/IP-PBX integration enables gradual migration to Lync – starting with pilot users and shifting more users to Lync over time, powered by the same qualified Enhanced Gateways and SBC used for service provider connectivity
  • Lync-certified IP Phones – The 400HD family of Lync-compatible IP phones offers full integration with Microsoft Unified Communications coupled with enhanced voice quality and affordable prices
  • Branch Survivability – AudioCodes line of Survivable Branch Appliances (SBA) provide branch voice resiliency by enabling the local branch users to continue placing and receiving voice calls when the connection to the central Lync Server is down
  • Analog and Fax support – Mediant and MediaPack analog gateways enable the connection of analog phones and PBXs to Microsoft Lync in locations where only twisted pair wiring is available. Fax support is also available, enabling connectivity outside the Lync domain
  • Emergency Calling Support – AudioCodes Mediant gateways and SBC support the E911 and Emergency Location Identification Number (ELIN) standards, allowing emergency operators to pinpoint the phone number and geographical location of callers who dial the emergency telephone number
  • Lync communications applications – AudioCodes offers a set of complementary applications for Lync deployments. The applications run on AudioCodes gateways and SBA or an external server