SAN FRANCISCO– February 18, 2014 – Voxbone, the market leader in extending the reach of voice services internationally for carriers, cloud communications providers, BPOs and enterprises, today announced that its inbound-only DID SIP trunking service is qualified for Microsoft Lync 2013. Enterprises and hosted service providers can now leverage Voxbone’s DIDs and toll-free services, called VoxDID and Vox800, respectively, when they use Lync 2013, improving their bottom line by enabling them to acquire telephone numbers at wholesale prices and enhancing the international communications reachability for their employees and customers.

Voxbone is the largest global inbound SIP Trunking service provider in the world, providing inbound SIP trunks from over 50 countries. As part of the qualification, Voxbone provides inbound local telephone numbers for customers and employees using Lync-based enterprise unified communications, contact center and conferencing applications.

Lync users also benefit from:

  • Extended International Reach: The combined service will allow Lync 2013 users to receive calls from easy-to-use and convenient public switched telephone network (PSTN) and mobile numbers wherever they have network connectivity. Voxbone automatically adapts to network conditions for improved availability.
  • Lower Costs: Voxbone inbound SIP trunking for Lync provides flat-rate unlimited inbound calling on geographic, national and mobile DIDs, with shared channels across subscribers, countries and regions.
  • Simplified International Telecom Vendor Management: Now, enterprise IT and telecommunications managers can deploy global numbers for Lync from six continents using a single web interface and API from Voxbone, with unified customer support, billing and immediate service provisioning.

Executive Quotes

We are excited that Voxbone is providing its VoxDID and Vox800 services for Lync 2013 deployments,” said Laura Howard, Sr. Director at Microsoft. “Their global inbound SIP Trunking service uniquely enriches Lync based global contact center and conferencing applications.”

“The newly qualified capabilities allow customers to confidently deploy global numbering and SIP trunking solutions from Voxbone that will enhance their Lync experience and business utility,” said Itay Rosenfeld, CEO of Voxbone. “Voxbone’s integration with Lync allows businesses to maintain a global presence with ease, while also receiving a high quality of service.”