In the Russian IP-PBX at the request of the military replaced the Intel "Elbrusy"
Included in "rostec" Saint-Petersburg scientific research Institute Masshtab has released version of its digital automatic telephone station (ATS) Alexandrite Russian Quad-core processors "Elbrus 4C". In the basic configuration of the PBX is equipped with Intel chips, and its adaptation to the Russian "iron" was implemented at the request of the military, for which the actual is complete import substitution in that they use the equipment.
"Alexandrite" was presented in 2014 and about the theoretical possibility to use it domestic microprocessors (including "Baikal") developers, in particular, was assured in March 2015 Finished version on "Elbrusy" was shown at the beginning of June 2018 at the conference "the Digital industry industrial Russia" (CIPROFLOXACIN) in Tatarstan Innopolis.
Alexandrite is a hardware and software solution in the form of a server (in a new version of "Elbrus 4.4") with the IP PBX, although the software may be sold separately. The station is managed via a web interface and supports all the basic functions: call forwarding, conversation recording etc. For negotiations can be used not only IP phones but also ordinary phones.
Despite the specificity of the above-mentioned customer, potential customer, the developers believe not only the public sector. Modification on Russian chips compared to the baseline in the "Scale" is called more simple.
The Possibility Of "Alexandrite"
In the basic version of "Alexandrite" on Intel processors, in addition to voice traffic and protocols, IP telephony features over 30 different services to customize for specific tasks of the organization user.
Among its options and opportunities — system direct access to the IP-PBX (DISA), auto attendant (IVR), conferencing three types, Fax transmission with the possibility of sending e-mail, call pickup, automatic selection of the communication channel, modification of rooms, choosing one of 16 levels class customer service, music on hold and background music, call back, combine multiple IP PBX in the network, import and export settings, echo cancellation, redial 10 last numbers, remote subscriber management, restriction and blocking calls, intelligent routing, support for video personal and global phonebook, CLIR.
From the documentation for the PBX can be concluded that the underlying operating system is the domestic Astra Linux Special Edition — protected by the OS for special purposes to work with information of restricted access.
"Elbrusy" for telephony
Are the ATS is not the first domestic solution in this class on "the Elbrusy". In particular, at the end of July 2017 became aware of the fact that these chips your software and hardware for IP telephony ported Novosibirsk manufacturer of ICT equipment , ELTEX, ranked among the trusted suppliers of "Rostelecom".
The results of the first tests of this decision, its the developers have stated about the system's performance Softswitch ECSS-10 of at least 25 calls per second, with capacity of more than 25 thousand subscribers. The system also demonstrated the ability to support video calls and transcode the media streams, proved the scalability of solutions, redundancy in active-active mode and build systems that support geographical redundancy.