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2019-08-29
For all Mediatrix units with telephony cards
45.0.1809
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1 Information to Know Before Starting

Before starting to use these configuration notes, complete the following table to make sure you have the required information to complete the different steps.

Important

If you are not familiar with the meaning of the fields and buttons, click Show Help , located at the upper right corner of the Web page. When activated, the fields and buttons that offer online help will change to green and if you hover over them, the description will be displayed.

Note

The Mediatrix unit must be reinitialised to its factory default settings to make sure the configuration can be successfully executed.

Information Value Used in Step
IP address used by your Mediatrix unit to communicate with the Management Interface.
  • If your computer is connected to the Ethernet port meant to be connected to the Local Area Network (LAN), i.e. Eth2 on most devices
Use this value 192.168.0.10 Logging on to the Mediatrix Unit Web Interface
  • If your Mediatrix unit is configured to use a DHCP server, use the DHCP server- provided IP address.
Logging on to the Mediatrix Unit Web Interface
IP address or FQDN of the SIP Registrar Host Configuring the Default SIP Servers
IP address or FQDN of the Proxy Host Configuring the Default SIP Servers
IP address or FQDN of the SIP Proxy Host of Messaging Server Host (if required) Configuring the Default SIP Servers
SIP username and password of each endpoint entry Configuring Endpoint Authentication
Realm used for each endpoint. Configuring Endpoint Authentication
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2 Basic SIP Endpoint Registration

This scenario describes how to perform a Basic Sip Endpoint Registration for the Mediatrix units.

For more details on network configuration, refer to the DGW Configuration Guides - Basic Network Configuration published on the Media5 documentation portal at https://documentation.media5corp.com/ .

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2.1 Logging on to the Mediatrix Unit Web Interface

Before You Start
The computer IP address must be in the same TCP/IP network as the Mediatrix unit.
Context
For better performances, it is recommended to use the latest available version of Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox.

Note

You may not be able to log on to the Mediatrix unit Web interface if you are using older browser versions.

Steps
  1. In your Web browser, enter the IP address at which the Web interface of your Mediatrix unit can be reached.
    • If your network has an IPv4 DHCP server, connect the primary Ethernet port of the Mediatrix unit to the network (ETH1 port), use the provided DHCP server IP address.
    • You can also connect your computer to the secondary Ethernet port of the Mediatrix unit (ETH2), use the 192.168.0.10 IP address. however, the computer must also own an IP address in the 192.168.0.0/24 network.
  2. Enter admin as your username and administrator as the password.

    Note

    You can also use public as a username and leave the password field empty. it has the full administration rights by default.

  3. Click Login .
Result
The Information page of the Web interface is displayed.

Next Step

2.2 Configuring the Default SIP Servers
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2.2 Configuring the Default SIP Servers

Context
In some instances, the configuration of the default servers may already be completed.
Steps
  1. Go to SIP /Servers .
  2. In the Registrar Host field, indicate the server IP address or FQDN to use for this gateway.
  3. In the Proxy Host field, indicate the server IP address or FQDN to use for this gateway.
  4. In the Messaging Server Host field, indicate the server IP address or FQDN to use for this gateway, if needed.
  5. Leave the Outbound Proxy Host field empty, unless specifically instructed to set a value.

    Note

    Setting the address to 0.0.0.0:0 or leaving the field empty disables the outbound proxy host.

  6. Click Apply .
  7. Located at the top of the page, click restart required services .
Result

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2.3 Configuring the Keep Alive feature
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2.3 Configuring the Keep Alive feature

Before You Start

Warning

This is not supported by all SIP servers, this feature is not mandatory in most use cases.

Steps
  1. Go to SIP /Servers .
  2. In the Keep-Alive table, complete the fields as required.
  3. If you selected an alternate destination, complete the fields of the Alternate Destination table.

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2.4 Registering Endpoints to the Default Sip Gateway
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2.4 Registering Endpoints to the Default Sip Gateway

Steps
  1. Go to SIP /Registrations .
  2. In the Endpoints Registration table, from the Register selection list, select Enable for each endpoint to register.
  3. In the Endpoints Registration table, from the Messaging selection list, select Enable for each endpoint to register if a messaging server was set in the Configuring the Default SIP Servers step.
  4. From the Gateway Name selection list, select default for each endpoint to register.
  5. Click Apply and Refresh .
Result

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2.5 Configuring Endpoint Authentication
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2.5 Configuring Endpoint Authentication

Steps
  1. Go to SIP /Authentication .
  2. Click Edit All Entries located at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the Authentication table, from the Criteria selection list, select Endpoint for all endpoints needing registration.
  4. From the Endpoint selection list, select the related FXS port for each entry.
  5. From the Realm field, enter the provided realm and from the Validate Realm selection list, select Enable . If no Realm was provided, leave the field empty and from the Validate Realm selection list, select Disable .
  6. In the User Name field, enter the SIP user name for each entry.
  7. In the Password field, enter the appropriate password for each entry.
  8. Click Apply and Refresh Registration .
Result
The endpoints will be registered.

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2.6 Configuring OPTIONS Method Support
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2.6 Configuring OPTIONS Method Support

Context

Note

This step is required if your server is configured to only receive 200 OK by the Mediatrix unit, when it polls the Mediatrix with SIP OPTIONS.

Note

This is not supported by all SIP servers, this feature is not mandatory in most use cases.

Steps
  1. Go to SIP /Interop .
  2. In the SIP Interop table, from the OPTIONS Method Support selection list, select Always 200 OK .
  3. Click Apply .
Result
The unit will always answer 200 OK to SIP OPTIONS messages received (Keep Alive).

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2.7 Setting Auto-Routing to Use SIP Usernames
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2.7 Setting Auto-Routing to Use SIP Usernames

Context
This task is mandatory if the registration username is a string, not only numbers.
Steps
  1. Go to Call Router /Auto-Routing .
  2. From the Auto-Routing selection list, select Enable .
  3. From the Criteria Type selection list, select SIP Username .
  4. Click Apply .
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3 Available Documentation

For more details, refer to the Mediatrix Documentation published on the Media5 documentation portail https://documentation.media5corp.com/
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4 Copyright Notice

Copyright © 2019 Media5 Corporation.

This document contains information that is proprietary to Media5 Corporation.

Media5 Corporation reserves all rights to this document as well as to the Intellectual Property of the document and the technology and know-how that it includes and represents.

This publication cannot be reproduced, neither in whole nor in part, in any form whatsoever, without written prior approval by Media5 Corporation.

Media5 Corporation reserves the right to revise this publication and make changes at any time and without the obligation to notify any person and/or entity of such revisions and/or changes.

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