Solutions for Rural & Regional Service Providers

Many regional and rural service providers are constrained by legacy TDM networks that are expensive to maintain, difficult to extend or past their lifecycles and posing risks. Ribbon's comprehensive Regional Network Transformation portfolio grows revenue and ARPU, converges disparate networks, replaces costly legacy switching, and is the cornerstone of new core networks for Rural operators across North America. Along with our award-winning Kandy Communications Platform, we offer Independant Operating Careers (IOC) the ability to quickly bring to market embedded communications, while delivering managed Over-the-Top (OTT) Mobility Solutions for consumers and Business Solutions for small and medium businesses from a hybrid, private or public cloud.

Legacy Switch Transformation To IP

The Ribbon regional IP network transformation solution leverages existing fixed access by connecting to line frames and peripherals of switches such as Nortel DMS-10 and DMS-100, as well as migrate legacy switches like 5ESS, Nortel CS2K and others. With Ribbon's Regional IP Network Transformation solution, operators de-risk their switching networks and provide their customers with both legacy services and an array of new, revenue generating IP voice and multimedia features, while reducing recurring power, HVAC, space and staffing costs.

Transform and Migrate To Cloud

Ribbon's Cloud Communications portfolio is based on Kandy which is a cloud based, real-time communications platform enabling Service Providers, to rapidly create and deploy high value communications services for their enterprise and residential customers.

Service providers can leverage Ribbon solutions to improve the security the overall network operations of their RTC networks.  Ribbon has the RTC security and analytics technology, so service providers can focus on their core competencies to their customers. Ribbon's family of next-generation session border controllers (SBCs) provide robust security, simplified interoperability, advanced session management, and carrier-grade reliability for fixed, mobile, cable and interconnect/wholesale service providers. Ribbon's SBCs offer powerful deployment flexibility that enables high levels of security and service quality for applications such as SIP trunking, Unified Communications, and OTT. 

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