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ALSO CALLED: Session Initiation Protocol, Session Initiated Protocol
DEFINITION: The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) is an Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) standard protocol for initiating an interactive user session that involves multimedia elements such as video, voice, chat, gaming, and virtual reality.Like HTTP or SMTP, SIP works in the Application layer of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) communications model. The Application layer is the level responsible  … 
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Exclusive Webcast - SBC and SIP Trunking for Unified Communications
sponsored by Sangoma Technologies
WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast takes an in-depth look at SBC and why you need one for your UC strategy. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Premiered: Dec 3, 2014

Sangoma Technologies

Global SIP Connect: Manage Better, Communicate Smarter and Save More
sponsored by TATA Communications
VIDEO: This video highlights a solution that is designed to improve your unified communications strategy.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 16 Jul 2013

TATA Communications

The Quest for Killer SIP Apps
sponsored by NACR
WEBCAST: Learn the benefits SIP can bring to your organization – helping you provide a heterogeneous UC environment to your users, increase enterprise mobility, ensure the delivery of communications applications, and more!
Posted: 13 Jun 2012 | Premiered: May 31, 2012

NACR
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SIP DEFINITION (continued): …  for ensuring that communication is possible. SIP can establish multimedia sessions or Internet telephony calls, and modify, or terminate them. The protocol can also invite participants to unicast or multicast sessions that do not necessarily involve the initiator. Because the SIP supports name mapping and redirection services, it makes it possible for users to initiate and receive communications and services from any location, and for networks to identify the users whereever they are.SIP is a request-response protocol, dealing with requests from clients and responses from servers. Participants … 
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