OpenTouch Session Border Controller

Flexible Perimeter defense solution for SIP conversations

The Alcatel-Lucent OpenTouch™ Session Border Controller (SBC) is a highly secure software solution for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) perimeter defense. It is located at the customer premises for protecting enterprises from malicious Voice over IP (VoIP) attacks. It simplifies the interoperability with SIP service providers.

The OpenTouch SBC provides a flexible architecture for all enterprise deployments, acting as the demarcation point between the enterprise and SIP trunking providers, as well as the enterprise and OpenTouch SIP clients in remote locations for direct voice and video conversations over the Internet. The SBC supports up to 6000 SIP sessions per server.

Benefits: OpenTouch Session Border Controller

  • Provides security between the enterprise and SIP trunking providers
  • Complements the enterprise firewall with dedicated protection against SIP-based attacks
  • Simplifies the interoperability with various flavors of SIP trunking
  • Enables cost-effective and secure conversations with OpenTouch remote workers over the Internet
  • Solves SIP and media traversal of Network Address Translation (NAT) devices
  • Monitors voice quality for Service Level Agreements (SLA)
  • Improves the TCO with a high-performance solution

Features: OpenTouch Session Border Controller

  • Enterprise perimeter defense against SIP denial of service, fraud and eavesdropping
  • Certified with SIP service providers
  • Addresses the communication security needs of mid-sized and large organizations
  • Enables SIP protocol adaptations for interoperability
  • Provides secure SIP/media connectivity and NAT traversal for OpenTouch voice and video collaborative conversations over the Internet
  • Provides business continuity over redundant servers with SIP and media session preservation
  • Runs on a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) server and supports virtualization
  • Provides easy-to-use web-based management


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