Tata Teleservices Limited (TTSL) has launched ‘Insta Conference’ service, which allows a customer to instantly convene a voice conference with a pre-selected group of individuals at the press of a key. The service is available to all existing as well as potential customers of Tata Walky, Tata Indicom and Tata DOCOMO.
Insta Conference is a unique audio conferencing service using XOP Networks’ Firebar application which resides on the Universal Service Node (USN) that is deployed on the trunk side of the switch.
By dialing a single number, from their registered phone, TTSL subscribers will be able to simultaneously reach a group of pre-defined users.
This service is aimed at large, small and medium enterprises, wherever there is a need for instant, voice-based group communication. The service is hassle-free, easy to connect anytime, from anywhere, can connect any number of people at one point in time, and above all is cost-effective with no additional rentals.
Insta-conference significantly reduces the effort required to set up an audio conference call. This Conferencing service is a cost-effective, efficient and convenient. A customer can simply dial in to the bridge to automatically start a conference. The application dials out to one or more numbers belonging to each individual and as people pick up their calls; they are automatically placed into an audio conference.
The service also allows TTSL customers the flexibility to dial in and join/re-join as necessary. The charges for calls using Insta conferencing are based on flat billing and will be independent of the voice plan / add-on packs, which the customer has subscribed. Charges will be levied based on the actual number of participants in the conference and the respective duration for which each of them participated.