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Voice Network Management

  1. 1. Voice Services Voice Network Management Orlando Moreno omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  2. 2. Telephone System Overview 2 Today We Have Numerous Types of Systems –Centrex Plain Old Telephone Services (POTS) –Single Line Sets through VoIP –Multi Vendor Environment AT&T, LUCENT, AVAYA, NORTEL Networks, CISCO omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  3. 3. Telephone System Overview 3 Avaya (Formerly AT&T and Lucent) –Single Line through 4 Line –Partner Systems (We have some Telephone Sets of every model ever produced to –1A2 Key Sets (Six, 10, 20 & 30 include beta systems.) button Sets) –Merlin Legend (We have some –Merlin Classic Systems (We of every model ever produced) have some of every model ever –Merlin Magix (We have some of produced) every model ever produced) –AT&T ISDN Sets –G3 Series PBX Systems –Partner Systems (We have some –Avaya IP Office Systems of every model ever produced to –Merlin Mail include beta systems.) –Partner Voice Mail –Merlin Legend (We have some –Intuity Voice Mail of every model ever produced) –Merlin Magix Mail –IP Office Mail omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  4. 4. Telephone System Overview 4 Nortel Networks –Norstar (Various sizes) –Business Communications Manager (Various Sizes to include VoIP implementations) –Nortel PBXs (Option 11, 61, 81) –Nortel PBX Option 11 VoIP System –Nortel Voice Mail (various versions) –Call Pilot Voice Mail omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  5. 5. Telephone System Overview 5 Cisco –Cisco Call Manager VoIP System –Unity Messaging System omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  6. 6. Telephone System Overview 6 Number of Users – The University has a combination of Plain Old Telephone Service (POTS) lines on single line telephones and telephone systems sharing a POTS telephone lines on numerous telephones. – The number of telephone lines in use is approximately half of the total number of telephone sets. – The University has approximately 14,000 telephone lines with approximately 20,000 plus telephone instruments. omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  7. 7. Telephone System Overview 7 How they are managed today – Rutgers Departmental Staff – Rutgers Telephone Office Staff – Avaya Technicians – Blackbox Technicians (Formerly NextiraOne) – Since Rutgers uses a distributed model for telephone systems it is up the department to either support their systems with there own staff or pay for technical support from one of our outside vendors omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  8. 8. Telephone System Overview 8 How call accounting is handled – All Centrex POTS lines are billed to the responsible department through the University Billing System. – When a department shares multiple lines they account for the usage for the lines using the University Billing System. – However, if they are trying to account down to the station • The department to purchases a call accounting system that they put on one their own PCs to allocate costs by users or cost centers. • It is a one time set-up that is turned over to the departments to manage. omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  9. 9. Telephone System Overview 9 Functionality Overview –Automatic Switch Interface (ASI) –Work Flow Management –Call Accounting & Reporting –Subscriber/Directory Management –Cable Management –Inventory Management –Subscriber Portal Network omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  10. 10. Telephone System Overview 10 Functionality Overview –Automatic Switch Interface (ASI) Network Management –Work Flow Management System (NMS) –Call Accounting & Reporting –Subscriber/Directory Management –Cable Management –Inventory Management –Subscriber Portal Network omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  11. 11. Automatic Switch Interface 11 • Direct Interface with the Switch • Integrated with a Work Order System • Non-technical easy-to-use tools for managing MAC’s • Real-time Provisioning & Automatic Scheduler omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  12. 12. Set Management 12 • Graphical interface • Set management (Analog, Digital and IP) • Set Templates omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  13. 13. Automatic Switch Interface 13 • Powerful open switch scripting language • Integrated with work order system • Manage multiple switches from one location omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  14. 14. Automatic Switch Interface 14 omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  15. 15. Work Flow Management 15 •Mirror existing business processes •Create electronic routes for work orders & trouble tickets •Moves orders between groups easily omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  16. 16. Work Flow Management 16 • Web work order interface • Integrated with the Management System functionality • Customizable fields and submission requirements • Interface with Rutgers applications (i.e. HDRTI/HDRT) omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  17. 17. Call Accounting and Billing 17 • Customizable functionality • Billing reconciliation • Labor & Tolls • Equipment • BAC (Billing Account Code) • PIN (Personal Identification Number) • Authorization Code • Automated Reporting Tools omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  18. 18. Call Accounting and Billing 18 • Billing charges are automatically updated as work orders are completed • All charges are automatically summarized and totaled • Detailed reporting and reconciliation analysis omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  19. 19. Call Accounting and Billing 19 • Consolidated enterprise billing • View usage charges, cell phone charges, MAC charges • Create a total view of telecom operation expenses omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  20. 20. Directory Management 20 • Database is automatically updated as MAC’s happen • Global reporting & changes • Subscriber record provides comprehensive view: Directory, Billing, Equipment, Connectivity, Switch Data • Directory data can be easily shared (i.e. Web phone book, E-911, operator console) omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  21. 21. Directory Management 21 Corporate Directory Network Web 411 Operator Network Console Management Management System (NMS) System 911 Telephone Management Administrator System omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  22. 22. Cable Management 22 • Track cable, fiber, circuits, terminations • Connectivity paths and cross connects • Global cable analysis reporting • Attach maps and files • Integrated with Management System database omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  23. 23. Inventory Management 23 • On-shelf & installed inventory tracking • Automated notification regarding stock levels • Manage one-time and reoccurring costs • Automatically calculate billing totals and taxes omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  24. 24. Subscriber Portal 24 • Subscribers manage Set feature changes (Analog, Digital and IP) • View directory profile • Search corporate directory • Submit work order/trouble ticket • Billing & Call records omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  25. 25. Benefits and Summary 25 • Streamline Voice Network Operations • Eliminate multiple entry • Consolidate Voice Network functionality • Create network-wide visibility & control • Improve administrative management • Increase scalability and system interoperability • Empower maximization of resources • Increase Voice network security omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498
  26. 26. Questions ? 26 Orlando Moreno omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498 omoreno@hotmail.com 408.656.2498