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SIP Registration with Authentication - Excerpt from ECGT2010 Training

Learn how SIP registration with authentication is performed in the presence of a Session Border Controller. Join ECG for live training to strengthen your SIP knowledge and earn a certificate from ECG.


How the NIST Cybersecurity Framework Supports Fighting Telecom Fraud

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework is applied to assess and improve security defenses in Civilian government organizations and many enterprises. It can be used as a tool developing your Telecom / VoIP / Voice Fraud defenses.


SIP Forum's Virtual SHAKEN/STIR Summit

The SIP Forum is hosting a STIR/SHAKEN Virtual Summit, with presentations from AT&T, Comcast, Metaswitch, TransNexus, Ribbon, and others.


Viewpoint on Metaswitch and Microsoft

The Microsoft-Metaswitch acquisition had been long in the making. What's behind it? And what does it bode for today's Metaswitch operators?


Voice Security: Failure to Imagine Your Network At Scale

Thinking of your deployment as "small" can lead to all kinds of unwise security decisions. The idea that you can manually configure things to perfection often leads to production deployments that are unsecured, unmanageable, and subject to cyber attack.


SHAKEN/STIR: Quick Insights from an FCC Proposal to Fight Robocalling

The FCC's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking gives helpful insight for Service Providers fighting robocalling and implementing SHAKEN/STIR.


Office. Home. Distributed. Effective.

How ECG maximizes effectiveness with a widely distributed workforce in a mixture of office and home environments.


SD-WAN for UCaaS Voice and Video Calling (Video)

At the Cloud Communications Alliance (CCA) Summit in Miami, opinions are strong about the critical features of SD-WAN and its importance for reliable voice and video.


"Would you like some Huddle space with that?" Five takeaways from Enterprise Connect 2019

Enterprise Connect 2019 focused on Small-room video systems and Cloud-hosted Contact Center platforms, with lots of other small bits in the orbit.


Cisco-BroadSoft Pushes BroadWorks Operators Toward Better Patching

Cisco's support site now aggressively warns BroadWorks operators when patches are missing.


How to perform a release-independent upgrade on BroadWorks Resource Servers

Release-independent BroadWorks Resource Servers In 2017, Cisco-BroadSoft announced that the Resource Servers on the BroadWorks platform would no longer follow the traditional release upgrade and patching model employed in the past. Instead, they would be upgraded as release-independent versions. Bug fixes, new features, and updates to components of server software are now included in these v...


What you need to know about STIR/SHAKEN in Seven Key Facts

Seven basic facts about the laws, the logic, and the technical implementation of STIR/SHAKEN to fight robocalling.


Holiday Training Special 2018!

New training specials from ECG lock in savings and give you the maximum flexibility for 2019.


Hysteresis Histrionics: Slow SIP Failover for Better Reliability

To provide reliable SIP failover -- do it slowly.


ECG: Engineering BroadWorks at US Department of Justice

MIAMI, FLORIDA - BroadSoft Connections 2018 - The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has now allowed ECG to publish information about the long-term relationship in which ECG, Inc. has been proudly supporting Federal law enforcement since 2007. This partnership is one of ECG's proudest contributions to reliable communications for critical, life-saving goals. The US DOJ approved release of the info...