Date: September 13, 2011 Language: English Category: Press Releases, News, is-phone

iscoord provides GLOBALINX New Video Calling App for Android

September 13, 2011 (Rochester, NY / Zurich, Switzerland) – GLOBALINX® and iscoord announced the release of the GLOBALINX Mobile Video (GMV) App for Android devices. GLOBALINX customers will be able to make mobile video and voice calls on selected Android phones or tablets over a 3G/4G or Wi-Fi connection.

The GMV, powered by iscoord, will enable users to make high-quality video calls to any other GLOBALINX VideoPhone user who subscribes to GSP-10, CU-3000, CU-2000, or 8831, services.  The easy-to-use GMV app will also feature the ability to make and receive voice calls to GLOBALINX and non-GLOBALINX users and employ advanced security mechanism for safe operations.


“We are proud to help GLOBALINX launch a video conferencing service to be available on smartphones and tablets in North America,” said Roger Schneider, CEO, iscoord. “This service exactly matches the market demand in terms of open-standard, flexibility and lower communications cost.”


The GMV is designed to run on Android devices running at least 2.3.2. Get more details >


“The GMV has a simple interface and is very easy to use,” said GLOBALINX Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mike Machonkin.  “The GMV also includes many features such as unlimited calling to the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, and the USVI, plus voice mail, call forwarding and much more making the GMV more valuable than other video calling apps on the market.”



A wholly-owned subsidiary of 5LINX® Enterprises, Inc., GLOBALINX®, is a premier provider of VoIP services for residential, business clients, agents and resellers. GLOBALINX® home and business phone service offers a well rounded portfolio of VoIP services including Hosted PBX, SIP Trunking, SIP Interconnect, Residential VoIP and its exclusive line of VideoPhones.  GLOBALINX® also supports a full suite of traditional voice and data services including Toll-Free, Dedicated Access, MPLS, Conferencing and much more. GLOBALINX® was included in the 2010 Rochester Top 100 listing and, for the fifth consecutive year in 2010, made the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest growing privately-held companies. For more information, please visit:


About iscoord

iscoord ag, an independent and privately owned company in Zurich/Switzerland, is developing and distributing, together with a worldwide partner network, the is-phone® softphone and UC client technology, integrated into IBM (IBM Lotus® Notes®, IBM Lotus® Sametime®) and Microsoft (white label OEM version for Outlook® 2003/2007, Windows® Live Messenger) Unified Communications software, enabling anonymous calls from any website with is-phone® Portable without installation and is-phone® mobile clients for Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. is-phone® is SIP compliant, ready to use with any SIP carrier and is certified with main IP PBX or softswitch vendor platforms: 3Com/HP, Alcatel, Avaya, Broadsoft, Metaswitch, Nortel and Siemens (tested with e.g. Aastra, Cisco, Digium etc.). iscoord has won 7 awards: DNUG Award 2007, Lotus ADVISOR Editor’s Choice Award 2007, IBM Lotus Award “Best in Showcase 2006”, VoIPGermany Award 2006, IBM Lotus Award “Best Messaging Solution 2005”, Lotus ADVISOR Editor’s Choice Award 2005 Silver medal and the IBM CTO Award 2005. For more information, please visit: