Definitions for "VoIP gateway"
Keywords:  pstn, softswitch, bws, voice, gateway
A Gateway (a.k.a. Media Gateway, SoftSwitch, Media Gateway Controller, SIP Server, Gatekeeper) is a generic term for a device external to the BWS System that handles VoIP data and signalling traffic.
device that converts analog voice signals to digital IP packets for communication over an Ethernet (LAN or WAN) network.
a device which connects a telephone device or line to a computer network
an electronic box that can accept Internet calls on one end and translates it into conventional phone call on the other end