These instructions will walk you through how to configure your AudioCodes SBC to Voyant Trunking and the Voyant Admin Portal. It will cover using the AudioCodes Configuration Wizard for “SIP Trunk (IP-PBX with SIP Trunk)”. It will not cover setting up the base SBC or the setup of your PBX/Endpoint trunking.

Note: This guide assumes the SBC is already set up and installed, and that the user has administrator account access to both the SBC and the Voyant Admin Portal.


Versions Tested

AudioCodes 7.20A.202.203

Known Limitations and Caveats

The following setup instructions are done assuming you are using two internal interfaces with a NATed static public IP address for the “ITSP” interface.

Configuration

Setting up the Voyant Trunk

After logging into the Voyant Admin Portal navigate to “SIP Trunking” → “Trunks”.

Press the “Add New Trunk” button. On this screen you will configure the details necessary to create and enable the SIP Trunk for use.

Trunk Creation

Enter a friendly name for the SIP Trunk in the “Enter SIP Trunk Name” box as well as a SIP Domain Name for use in registering to this trunk. The SIP Domain Name will create a custom SRV record, which will be used to connect to this trunk while also providing redundancy between Voyant SBCs.

Select the “Create New Endpoint” button to bring up the Endpoint creation wizard.

From here, enter a friendly name for the Endpoint. Enter the public IP address of your SBC. You can choose to change the signaling port and protocol, or leave them at the default of 5060 and UDP. By default inbound and outbound calling are enabled; however, they can be changed at this time.

Once done, press the “Add Endpoint” button.

After closing this screen, you are returned to the main SIP Trunk Creation Screen. If you are satisfied with your choices press the “Create SIP Trunk” button at the bottom of the page.

Connecting to the Voyant Trunk

SBC Configuration 

Launch the SBC Configuration Wizard.

Select your “Product” and “Version”.

Enter in applicable names for “End Customer”, “Integrator”, and “Installer”.

Select “Next” to continue.

In this guide, “SIP Trunk (IP-PBX with SIP Trunk)” is chosen for the Application, “Generic IP-PBX” for the IP-PBX, “Generic SIP Trunk” for SIP Trunk, and “Two ports: LAN and WAN” for Network Setup.

Select “Next” to continue.

In step 3 of 9, provide system information parameters such as NTP Server(s), management protocol preference, logging and local DNS tables.

In step 4 of 9, provide configuration information for the LAN Interface

In step 5 of 9, provide configuration information for the WAN Interface.

In step 6 of 9, provide configuration information for the IP-PBX.

In step 7 of 9, configure the Voyant SIP Trunk information. Enter the Voyant SIP Domain for “Address”.

Select “Next” to continue.

In step 8 of 9, enter in any manipulation and routing information that is related to your PBX. Voyant requires E.164.

Step 9 of 9 allows you to enable remote users.

Select “Next” to continue.

The Conclusion page provides a summary of the configuration to review before finalizing.

Select “Next” to continue.

The final page completes the configuration wizard. Select “Save File” to load the ini file manually, or “Load to Device” if the device is accessible from the Wizard.

Once complete, login to your AudioCodes web interface.

Login to you your AudioCodes SBC, then navigate to Setup > Signaling & Media.

In the Topology View menu, select Core Entities > Proxy Sets.

Select the Proxy Set for the Voyant Trunk, by default labeled “ITSP”, then select “Edit”.

Enter a friendly name for the “Name” field, or leave it at the default.

Under “Advanced” set “DNS Resolve Method” to “SRV”.

The remaining fields can be left at default settings or configured per environment requirements.

Select “Apply” to submit the Proxy Set.

When complete, the “Save” button will be highlighted. Select this, then confirm by selecting “Yes”.

The Voyant SIP Trunk is now configured and ready to be used.

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