Aksys launches PBX-less VoIP system

Hochmuth, Phil
January 2007
Network World;1/8/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p18
Trade Publication
The article reports on the launching of a server-less Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone system, Konnect, by Aksys Networks Inc. in the U.S. in 2007. Intricately, the business phone system aimed at offices with 30 or fewer workers, consists if Internet Protocol phones with dual Ethernet and RJ-11 telephone connections. The company is expected to debut the system at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada and begin shipping the system in the second quarter of 2007. The system costs around $300 each and includes an embedded Linux-based operating system as well as provides standard business phone features.


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