Sonus chosen by NuWave for SBC

Sonus Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONS) has been chosen NuWave Communications for session border control (SBC), the company said.

NuWave selected the Sonus SBC 7000 Session Border Controller (SBC) and PSX Centralized Policy and Routing Engine as the foundation for its new Microsoft Skype for Business Cloud Communication and Collaboration offering. NuWave´s new offering eliminates enterprises´ requirements for on-premises hardware, reducing equipment costs while accelerating Skype for Business deployment.

Based in Las Vegas, NuWave provides traditional enterprise telecommunications services, such as direct inward dialing and toll-free services. With resurgent interest from customers for hosted services, NuWave expanded its enterprise portfolio to include hosted PBX and Skype for Business applications.

Sonus brings the next generation of Cloud-based SIP and 4G/VoLTE solutions to its customers by enabling and securing mission critical traffic for VoIP, video, IM and online collaboration.

Founded in 1998, NuWave Communications is a wholesale and retail telephony provider with a fiber-optic network that covers the continental United States and services across the globe. NuWave specializes in hosted PBX solutions, domestic and international toll-free origination and domestic and international termination. NuWave, along with its subsidiaries, owns a competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC) in 45 states, with global operations service in 58 countries.