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VoIP

 (vē′ō′ī′pē′, voip)
n.
A communications protocol for transmitting telephone calls over a computer network, especially the internet.

[V(oice) o(ver) IP.]

VoIP

(vɔɪp)
n
1. (Computer Science) informal Voice over Internet Protocol: a system for converting analogue signals to digital so that telephone calls may be made over the internet
2. (Telecommunications) informal Voice over Internet Protocol: a system for converting analogue signals to digital so that telephone calls may be made over the internet
Translations

VoIP

abbr of voice over Internet protocolVoive over IP nt (Transport von Sprachdaten mittels Internetprotokoll)
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New "VoIP adapter" technologies, however, enable enterprise VoIP migration utilizing existing PBX, Centrex or even analog handsets, and existing phone cabling and LAN infrastructure.
Citel, The VoIP Migration Company (LSE AIM: CITE.L), Seattle, has announced it will supply its Portico(tm) Telephone VoIP Adapter (TVA(tm)) to Phonoscope Services, Inc.
The first program requires a broadband connection and a MSM VoIP adapter. With this service, the subscriber can make and receive unlimited calls to and from Israel for a fixed monthly fee.
One advantage of a VoIP system is that your phone number moves wherever your VoIP adapter is plugged into the Internet.
The Portico Telephone VoIP Adapter connects PBX handsets to a premise-based IP PBX or hosted IP service-provider network to convert existing PBX phones into IP phones over existing wiring infrastructure.
TR-069 is a suite of standard protocols, created by the Broadband Forum, to manage end-user devices in broadband networks, such as DSL routers, IPTV Set-Top-Boxes or VoIP adapters. The DS2- Work Systems implementation provides a turn-key solution for equipment manufacturers and service providers that want to deploy a TR-069-managed powerline home network.