SPIRIT DSP Eyes Seamless NAT Traversal for Internet Telephony

SPIRIT DSP, a global leading provider of voice, video and audio engines, announced partnership with Eyeball Networks, the leading developer of standards-based call completion solutions for voice and video over IP. The highest level of voice and video quality combined with 100% call completion provide the most complete IP telephony solutions for ISPs, Cable companies, Telcos, application developers and ODM/OEM customers.

The award-winning TeamSpirit(R) Voice and Video Engine delivers both standard and proprietary codecs (narrow and wideband), industry-best echo and noise cancelling, PLC, ARS, adaptive jitter buffer and more, all optimized for low latency coupled with high definition voice and video quality. SPIRIT efficient media processing ensures the exceptional quality of communication on multiple platforms. AnyFirewall(TM) Engine from Eyeball delivers instant, seamless, and guaranteed call completion across Network Address Translations (NATs), firewalls, and Web proxies based on IETF standards STUN, TURN and ICE.

“Our partnership provides device makers and service providers with a comprehensive IP telephony solution that combines premium voice and video quality, and guaranteed media delivery through any Internet access such as home, office or hotspot”, said Dr. Shahadat Khan, CTO of Eyeball Networks. “This brings VoIP to the plug and play level with excellent user experience, higher customer satisfaction, and lower support costs and customer churn.”

“The integration of our best-in-class products ensures that our customers get the most comprehensive solution”, said Slava Borilin, VP Products at SPIRIT. “It’s an excellent combination – SPIRIT Voice solutions are used by many top mobile OEMs such as HTC, Quanta and Compal, and Eyeball AnyFirewall(TM) Engine and Server are validated through licensees such as Nokia and FujiFilm. We are proud to set the next level for the quality and security of SIP-based communications globally.”

SPIRIT DSP employs 140 professionals, has been in the international software licensing business since 1992. A bootstrap company, SPIRIT has been profitable for 15 years. For the last 10 years SPIRIT’s focus has been voice, audio, video and data communication software products. SPIRIT counts among its customers Adobe, Agere, ARM, Atmel, Compal, Flextronics, Ericsson, HP, HTC, Kyocera, LG, MediaRing, Microsoft, NEC, Nortel Networks, Oracle, Paltalk, NXP, Polycom, Quanta, Radvision, Samsung, Siemens, Texas Instruments, Toshiba and Trinity Convergence, among 200+ other communication OEMs and software vendors. SPIRIT communication software is used in over 80 countries and powers more than 100 million embedded voice channels. SPIRIT DSP is a member of major voice-related developer communities, including Intel(R) Developer Network, ARM(R) Connected Community, Philips Nexperia Partnership, TI Third Party Network, TI OMAP Developer Network for Wireless handsets and PDAs. SeeStorm is SPIRIT affiliate for synthetic video conferencing.

About Eyeball
Eyeball is a dedicated team of Call Completion experts with a single focus: setting the global standard in VoIP Call Completion. Companies that have endorsed this vision include: Nokia, Swisscom, Fujifilm, Slovenia Telecom, True Corporation, and more than 100 other VoIP service providers, application developers, and device makers. More than 100 VoIP service providers, application developers, and device makers with more than 19 million subscribers and over 10 billion call minutes use Eyeball AnyFirewall solutions to guarantee VoIP Call Completion.