VoIP industry is very big. There are so many different types of solutions available. The VoIP service providers run business with SaaS (Software as a Service) model to generate revenues using these VoIP solutions. The primary solutions which keep this profit making VoIP industry running is the softswitch solution. Whether you use a conferencing solution, IP PBX system or any other solution, the VoIP softswitch solution is necessary. Wondering why the VoIP softswitch solution is so important. The reason is the VoIP softswitch solution is the system which takes care of routing the calls from source to destination as well as providing calling features. If the VoIP softswitch solution would not be in place, then it is not possible to run any other VoIP based business. Thus, many VoIP service providers prefer to run business with the VoIP softswitch solution.
There are various types of softswitch solutions available in the market, which are categorized as per their main functional capabilities. For example, the VoIP softswitch solution which route calls from one location to another location, especially in bulk, is known as the class 4 softswitch solution. The VoIP softswitch solution which provides user to user calling features is known as class 5 softswitch solution. The VoIP service providers often choose to buy either the class 4 softswitch solution or the class 5 softswitch solution. However, the wise choice is in buying a hybrid VoIP softswitch solution.
The hybrid VoIP softswitch solution is a software system which is provisioned with the features of both, class 4 softswitch and class 5 softswitch. Even if the VoIP service provider wants to start and run business as a wholesale service provider or residential calling service provider and technically needs only one type of VoIP softswitch solution, namely, class 4 softswitch and class 5 softswitch respectively. Still, it is advisable to buy the hybrid VoIP softswitch solution which is provisioned with all features.
There are many reasons to buy a hybrid VoIP softswitch solution.
Robustness is one of the biggest benefits of buying a hybrid VoIP softswitch solution. The hybrid VoIP softswitch solution is developed to support more concurrent calls so it will by default provide higher call capacity as well as some additional functions to boost your business.
Scalability is one more interesting benefit of the hybrid VoIP softswitch solution. It helps in instant scalability. The VoIP service provider can increase the number of calls per second as well as number of concurrent calls anytime. The hybrid VoIP softswitch solution by default supports a large volume of calls.
The hybrid VoIP softswitch solution also supports the growth and expansion strategy. All businesses want to expand revenues and the VoIP business is not an exception for sure. The hybrid VoIP softswitch solution can be used to run a business as a residential or a wholesale VoIP service provider and then expand to the next level and provide all types of VoIP services to receive more business and revenues.
These are the top reasons of buying a hybrid VoIP softswitch solution over any specific type of softswitch solution.
Sandip Patel – BDE
Author works as BDE at Vindaloo Softtech (VSPL) since 2016. Sandip has 10+ years of work experience in VoIP Software Development Industry. VSPL is VoIP software development and solutions provider that offers FreeSWITCH, Kamailio, OpenSIP, WebRTC and Asterisk Development.