Switch to VoIP, You Girlie-Man!

by Ted Wallingford

Related link: http://www.report.cpr.ca.gov/cprrpt/issrec/stops/it/so15.htm

Wonder what voice codec the Terminator's central processing unit uses to produce that slightly robotic-sounding Austrian accent?
Well, that and other telecom mysteries may soon be revealed, if the state of California takes up this recommendation to convert the statewide voice network to Voice over IP.
Sounds like Cisco's going to get a nice purchase order from the State in '05...

Is your organization using or considering Voice Over IP?