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Hosted Voip Business Models Service Details Optional Services Pricing FAQ

Supported Business Models

Hosted AVB provides a full solution for all three legs in the VoIP business.

1. Origination or Retail side solution

2. Wholesale

3. Termination

VoIP End to End

Your own VoIP business can be started following these simple steps.

Step 1. Register with Hosted AVB.

Step 2. Prepare your selling rate sheets considering your target profit margins.

Step 3. Start Selling.

Wholesale VoIP

As a wholesaler of VoIP, you will receive traffic from different VoIP originators and you will send that traffic to other VoIP terminators.

Wholesale VoIP involves buying and selling of VoIP minutes.

To be able to start moving VoIP minutes, after you have an account with Hosted AVB, follow these steps.

Step 1. Allow your customers to send traffic through the network by entering their IP address in the system provided.

Step 2. Set up one or more terminators.

Step 3. Start Selling! (The system will take calls from your originators and will route to your terminators according to your defined routing policies.)

VoIP Termination

Whether you are a carrier class terminator having a single gateway with a large call capacity or you are a grey terminator having many small gateways and SIM boxes with few ports capacity each, Hosted AVB Hosted VoIP service has a specialized soft switch and LCR to collect your traffic from worldwide IPs and terminate it to your gateways as per their capacity. The Least Cost Routing engine makes sure that no gateway exceeds its call capacity and all calls are terminated to the Least Cost Route available so that your customers see a good ASR, ACD and low PDD (Post Dial Delay).

To start VoIP termination, after you have an account with Hosted AVB, follow these steps:

Step 1. Define all your gateways and SIM boxes in the interface provided.

Step 2. Mention concurrent call capacity for each of these gateways.

Step 3. Define the dial prefixes that each of these gateways can take and mention a cost for each of the prefixes. This will be used by the LCR to find the least cost route for each call terminating.

Retail Business Solutions

Retail of VoIP involves getting subscribers and offering VoIP services to them on different business models. Set your own IVR's or use default templates.

Prepaid calling cards

Prepaid calling cards business is one of the most common business models in telecom industry. In prepaid scenario, service can be turned on with minimal initial deposit and the operator still does not have any risk of bad debts and debt collection charges. It is a worldwide phenomenon that in fully competing markets, prepaid service is quickly replacing postpaid service in all sectors.

Starting a Prepaid calling card business is an easy three step process:

Step 1. Generate as many prepaid card PINs from the provided system as you want.

Step 2. Print them through any prepaid card printers in your area (Optional)

Step 3. Start selling.

Phone to phone

Phone to Phone business is one of the easiest ways to enter into the world of VoIP and Internet Telephony. Phone to Phone providers allow customers to make phone calls via their Local access numbers at comparatively low cost than conventional telephony.

Step 1. Arrange local access numbers from Hosted AVB' optional services or any other DID service provider for your target areas.

Step 2. Set your own IVR prompts (optional) or use IVR from the default template provided.

Step 3. Start selling.

Service supports Pin based/Pin less, ANI, CLI based authentication.

CallBack

CallBack business model is useful wherever it is difficult for the subscriber to make an outgoing call but he is in a position to receive an incoming call. One most common reason is in countries which restrict VoIP usage. The other possible reason is through cell phone which charge heavily for outgoing calls but may not charge anything or very little for incoming calls.

CLI callback

Step 1. Arrange local access numbers from Hosted AVB' optional services or any other DID service provider for your target areas.

Step 2. Start selling.

Web callback

Step 1. Arrange a web site with callback service through Hosted AVB' optional services

Step 2. Start selling.

PC to Phone

PC to Phone business is one of the easiest ways to enter into the world of VoIP and Internet Telephony. PC to Phone providers allow customers to make phone calls via their PC at comparatively low cost than conventional telephony.

Step 1. Get your own branded dialer from Hosted AVB' optional services and put its download link on your web site

Step 2. Start Selling

IP Phones or Residential VoIP

An IP phone is a device that is just like a normal phone but it uses Internet to make phone calls.

Step 1. Configure your IP address provided to you through Hosted AVB' hosted service in the IP phones and ship them to the subscriber.

Step 2. Start Selling

Callshops

In this Business model you have CallShops where people visit and make phone calls. A software provided by Hosted AVB runs inside each CallShop and manages all activities inside the the shop. It provides full booth management and generates real time status of each booth and the calls going on in that booth. It allows the callshop owner to set its own rates. To start running your callshops follow these steps

Step 1. Get the Callshop software from Hosted AVB after you get the hosted account

Step 2. Setup your rates in the billing engine that you want to extend to different call shops.

Step 3. Ask CallShop owners to setup their own rates for booths.

Step 4. Start selling!

Mobile VoIP

Mobile VoIP is a new method of making phone calls using cell phones that have Wi-Fi or other 3G connections builtin. Most new mobiles phones have builtin SIP clients. If not, users can get thier own branded Mobile dialers from Hosted AVB' optional services and put its download link on your web site.

Step 1. Get your own branded Mobile dialer from Hosted AVB' optional services and put its download link on your web site

Step 2. Get your SIP settings from us and give them to the mobile VoIP users.

Step 3. Start Selling