Different box for SIP and RTP

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On 05/16/2011 09:00 AM, Mohammad Khan wrote:

> Is there way I can use two Asterisk box, one to maintain SIP packets and
> other for RTP traffic?

No, the signaling and bearer plane are integrated in Asterisk.

But you can use reinvites to hand off RTP processing to third-party
endpoints and bypass Asterisk, in qualifying call scenarios and network
topologies.

One thought on - Different box for SIP and RTP

  • Can’t that third-party be an asterisk box?
    After hand off RTP processing, does the first box (who, hand off) still in
    charge of SIP packets?