This relationship will allow Relay to
provide both existing stored value cards to a targeted demographic as well as the strategic alliances that will assist Relay in building the most comprehensive financial services company founded in the stored card industry.
We anticipate users will appreciate the ease of being able to connect with Sorenson IP Relay to
make relay calls through the platform of their choice, whether it's sending a mobile instant message from their wireless device or a standard one from their desktop at work.
More than 200 service providers and vendors named ATM/Frame Relay/Ethernet Service Interworking as the most important work item, followed closely by Frame Relay to
Telcordia testing of Frame Relay equipment from most carrier class switch manufacturers has contributed to the stability of Frame Relay and Frame Relay to
ATM Interworking services.
Service providers can also easily migrate customers from Frame Relay to
IP-VPNs if the customer decides that a full-fledged layer 3 service is appropriate.
Tiara has also added support for Multi-link Frame Relay to
its Series 1000 Access Concentrators, which are deployed at the customer premises.
We don't expect international frame relay to
be replaced by IP anytime soon, especially considering IP packets can be encapsulated for transport over frame relay," concludes Rosenberg.
At the other end of the network, another IPSX 9000 decrypts the Frame Relay connection and transmits native Frame Relay to
the destination site.
The switches performing the frame relay to
ATM interworking are equipped with Ascend's DS3 ATM card, which are connected to an Ascend CBX 500 ATM switch.
The announcement comes less than two weeks after TTC's announced addition of HSSI fast frame relay to
the FIREBERD 500.
The agreement enables Sterling to market Relay/On-the-Go(TM), Relay's automated mobile Internet/intranet solution, and allows Relay to
market Sterling's STAR:View(TM), which gives remote users access to host-based applications through a Web browser.
With this announcement, TCG significantly expands its data services capability to serve lower bandwidth networking requirements and offers customers an easy migration path from Frame Relay to
Most customers move to Frame Relay to
take advantage of substantial recurring network savings only to discover that increasing CIR, PVC and port charges offset some of those savings.
8 specifications, including transparent and translational mapping from frame relay to
25 traffic to frame relay to
increase capacity and take advantage of cost efficiencies afforded by frame relay.