Genband and RadiSys Virtualize Media Processing
HILLSBORO, Ore. -- Radisys® Corporation (NASDAQ: RSYS), a market leader enabling wireless infrastructure solutions, today announced that GENBAND has selected its Software Media Resource Function(MRF) to provide the IP media processing for GENBAND’s EXPERiUS™ application server and CONTiNUUM™ call session controllers. Radisys and GENBAND collaborated to enable virtualized media processing to meet the growing demand for cloud-based deployments. By offering these software components in a virtualized cloud deployment model, GENBAND can provide its customers with flexible service offerings that they can quickly take to market. “The full integration of the Radisys Software MRF with our EXPERiUS application server and CONTiNUUM call session controllers allows GENBAND to continually enhance and focus resources on our market-leading application and session control solutions programs, resulting in accelerated time to market,” said BG Kumar, president, Multimedia Business Unit, GENBAND. “Our EXPERiUS and CONTiNUUM solutions, integrated with Radisys’ MRF, are shipping to our service provider and enterprise customers today.” Radisys’ Software MRF is a fundamental element in an IP communications network, processing real-time audio and video media streams under the control of Application Servers in an IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) environment. Radisys’ Software MRF provides extensive, high capacity IP audio and media processing capabilities, including simple conference mixing, messaging and IVR feature control for the Unified Communications needs of GENBAND’s EXPERiUS application server, while supporting multimedia network announcements, digit collection and lawful intercept for the CONTiNUUM call session controllers. “Our collaboration with GENBAND is enabling Radisys to play an expanded role in key markets such as SIP Trunking, Unified Communications, HD voice and Voice and Video over LTE,” said Denis Bouffard, director product management, Radisys. “Our cloud-ready Software MRF has made major strides in functionality and virtualization to meet GENBAND’s exacting requirements. Our advances in virtualization support are enabling cloud deployments with impeccable audio and video quality and outstanding capacity—an important and significant achievement for real-time-sensitive IP media processing.” RadiSys Corp.