With the eruption of smartphones and tablets in the enterprise, IT managers are scrambling as to how to manage not only all the devices that are now touching their networks, but the mobile VoIP software applications that are being used over it. The impacts are widespread, with security and support for device management being the most prominent.
In response to the mobile device and application management challenges, Mobex recommends the Counterpath Bria application combined with our company’s cloud-hosted PBX as a cost effective and efficient means for not only IT managers but business owners to distribute and manage multiple business communication devices.
Bria is a SIP-based phone for smartphones that uses a Wi-Fi or 3G/4G connection to make and receive calls.
Using the smartphones existing contact list, Bria facilitates easy and effective communication management with an intuitive interface that accommodates multiple calls. Call functionality includes the ability to swap between two calls, merge and split calls and perform attended and unattended transfers.
Bria incorporates advanced security settings which allow for secure call signaling and audio encryption. It also contains enhanced audio features including G.711, G.722, iLBC, GSM and SILK.
Bria is a superior VoIP application for enterprises as it can be used as an extension to your PBX. In addition, Bria includes premium feature add-ons such as Video Calling, Presence and Messaging and advanced audio codecs. These features can be purchased at an additional cost to enhance your communications experience.
To learn more about how your business can benefit with Mobex, please contact us.