AudioCodes Session Border Controllers Essentials & Configuration (ADOSBCBSC)


Course Overview

Students are expected to be active participants in the learning process. Emphasis is placed on diagnostic tools and troubleshooting strategies to help students become self-sufficient in the use and support of AudioCodes

Who should attend

Students are expected to have an applicable professional background with a minimum of one year of practical experience with:

  • PSTN protocols and knowledge of analog and digital telephony systems
  • VoIP and SIP network architecture
  • Understanding of SIP control protocol signaling stacks
  • IP networking

Course Objectives

On completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Identify the AudioCodes products that support the Session Border Controller (SBC) features
  • Identify the functions of the SBC
  • Describe how the SBC handles SIP messages
  • Understand the reasons for message manipulation
  • Understand the survivability concept
  • List SBC security features
  • Configure SBC message manipulation rules
  • Configure the parameters required by the SBC
  • Configure the SBC for SIP trunking
  • Configure AudioCodes Gateways for PSTN fallback needs

The course includes an ACA (AudioCodes Certificate Associated) certification exam.

Course Content

Course Topics

AudioCodes Presentation

  • HMI Introduction
  • Basic configuration
  • Management and maintenance options
  • Web Interface
  • Debugging tools

AudioCodes SBC Platforms

  • Pure SBC Portfolio
  • Mediant 2600/4000/9000
  • Hybrid SBC Portfolio
  • Mediant 500/8xx/1000/3000
  • Integrated SBC and MSBR
  • Mediant 500/8xx/1000
  • Software SBC

SBC Description

  • SBC definition
  • SBC functions
  • SBC topologies and deployment
  • Logical and physical connections

SBC features

  • NAT traversal
  • Transcoding
  • Topology hiding
  • VoIP firewall
  • SIP routing
  • SIP normalization
  • Survivability

SBC Basic Terminology

  • Signaling Routing Domain (SRD)
  • SIP Interface
  • Media Realm
  • IP Groups
  • Proxy Sets
  • SIP dialog initiation process description
  • IP-to-IP routing

SBC Configuration

  • Parameters and tables
  • General parameters settings
  • Table assignments
  • Configuration example

SBC Media Handling

  • Media capabilities
  • Media security
  • Media handling modes
  • Transcoding
  • Extended and Allowed coders process
  • Media handling example

SBC Message Manipulation

  • Reasons for SIP message manipulation
  • Message manipulation configuration
  • Message Manipulation Set
  • Message manipulation rules
  • IP-to-IP number manipulation

SBC Security Brief Overview

  • Security needs
  • Network security feature
  • Topology hiding
  • Firewall

SBC security feature

  • SIP firewall filtering rules (classification rules)
  • Call Admission Control (CAC) to enforce limits
  • SIP protection – filter methods
  • Signaling security – TLS
  • Media security – SRTP
  • Block unregistered users

Management security feature

  • SSH
  • SNMP

SBC Survivability

  • Concepts
  • Configuration

AudioCodes Gateways Introduction

  • VoIP gateways
  • Configuration basics
  • IP-to-IP concept
  • Inbound and outbound routing
  • IP-to-IP SIP trunking scenario configuration example

SBC High Availability

  • Concepts
  • Configuration
  • Certification

Prijs & Delivery methods

Online training

4 dagen

  • US$ 2.200,–
Klassikale training

4 dagen

  • Nederland: US$ 2.200,–

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