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End of Support for Brooktrout SR140

Sydney Australia 7 July 2017 BNS announces a 2 year lead time for end of support for Brooktrout SR140 drivers in its msXfax software. End of support for Brooktrout SR140 is 30 June 2019 Customer upgrade offers and further information refer ... More

msXfax Appliance using Sonus SBC

Sydney Australia 9 March 2017 BNS release msXfax version 8.1 with XCAPI for use on Sonus SBC with the Application Solution Module. Ideal for installations of an appliance solution in a secure DMZ or where a VM platform fax server is not the ideal ... More

Windows Server 2016 support

BNS has successfully tested msXfax version 8.1 with Windows Server 2016 and Exchange 2016. Sonus session border controllers 1000 & 2000, Office 2016 on Windows 10, Optus SIP Trunks & ISDN lab configurations. ... More

Developers guide for msXfax

Developers can send faxes by simply sending an email from their application \ device to msXfax either directly or via SMTP infrastructure such as Microsoft Exchange. BNS uses SMTP because it is simple to implement. ... More

msXfax version 8.1 supporting XCAPI

Version 8.1 build 22 supports XCAPI Fax over IP Drivers from TE-Systems is now available for download. Version 8.1 has been fully tested with Sonus Session Border Controllers using T.38 (internal customer networks) with both ISDN and Optus Evolve SIP ... More

msXfax V8 Optus SIP Trunk & Sonus SBC

BNS has successfully tested msXfax with a Sonus session border controller on the Optus Evolve SIP Trunk Service. BNS confirms the following tests were performed. Connectivity testing using G.711 fax pass through at speeds of 28,800bps ... More

Add Fax to Skype for Business

msXfax interoperability with Sonus session border controllers provides Skype for Business/Lync customers the ability to share telephony connections ISDN BRI, E1/T1 & SIP Trunks for both Fax and Voice. For more information refer to the datasheet. ... More

msXfax V8 tested with Sonus SBC

1 June 2015 BNS tested msXfax version 8 build 19 with Sonus SBC (1000) version 4.1.1 build 377 using 2 stress tests: Stress test #1 A total of 50,000 faxes of 1 page each sent from a 30 channel transmit fax server to the SBC then routed via ISDN ... More

msXfax Enterprise cloud connector V8 build 18

BNS is pleased to announce general release of msXfax version 8 build 18. msXfax version 8 is a significant product release from BNS. Highlights of this major release include: Certified for Windows Server 2012 R2 Virtual Machines ... More

Enterprise SMS Connector tested with Telstra Integrated Messaging

14 November 2014 msXsms Enterprise SMS Connector today passed certification tests with Telstra Integrated Messaging using open standard SMPP protocols. BNS Group's Enterprise SMS Connector runs on a Windows Virtual Machine inside the customer's ... More

Exchange 2013 certification testing

msXfax Enterprise Fax Cloud Connector has been fully tested with Exchange 2013 Enterprise On-Premises and Office 365. Enterprise customers with On-premises, Hybrid or Office 365 can implement BNS's fax cloud connector knowing their investment will be ... More

msXfax V8 Enterprise Fax Cloud Connector

BNS is pleased to announce the availability of its new enterprise fax server platform leveraging fax over IP technologies for unified communications cloud strategies our customers are rapidly moving to. msXfax version 8 runs in a virtual machine ... More

msXfax V8 tested with Audicodes

BNS has successfully certified and load tested Audiocodes Mediant 800 with V.34 support and msXfax version 8 services as follows: SR140 Brooktrout Fax over IP drivers msXfax version 8 services Audiocodes Mediant 800 gateway Windows ... More

msXfax V8 1million fax pages

BNS has successfully certified and load tested Dialogic Media Gateway model 2060 with V.34 support and msXfax version 8 services as follows: SR140 Brooktrout Fax over IP drivers msXfax version 8 services Dialogic media gateway DMG2060 ... More

msXfax version 8 information

msXfax version 8 will be released in various editions throughout 2013 and 2014. The DMZ edition on a physical fax server was released mid 2013 for high security customers requiring a fax server with Windows 2008R2. Product information for msXfax ... More

msXsms documentation updated Windows 2012

Refer to the msXsms documentation section for the latest documentation. ... More

msXsms supports broadcast XML file based submissions

XML file based submissions are now supported in msXsms Enterprise software version 1.7.33 build 323. A maximum of 50,000 records per XML file is supported to ensure that maximum performance is maintained. Customer applications can submit multiple XML ... More

SMS Gateway supports Protective Markings 2012.2 & 2012.3

msXsms Enterprise software version 1.7.33 build 323 supports 2012.2 & 2012.3 email protective marking standards for Australian Government. 2011.1 is supported for UNOFFICIAL & UNCLASSIFIED only. msXsms Enterprise Software version 1.7.33 build ... More

msXsms version 1.7.33 build 323

Version 1.7.33 build 323 of msXsms Enterprise software supports Broadcast bulk submission services and Email Protective Marking standards 2012.2 and 2012.3 ... More

BNS wins iAward 2012

7th July 2012, Canberra Australia Better Network Services (BNS) Group wins the Australian Capital Territory State iAward in the security category for its Security controlled and audited UNCLASSIFIED fax solution for Government. The 2012 ... More

msXfax Protective Marking Standard 2012.2

msXfax version 7.6 supports the new standard 2012.3 and the older standards eg: 2005.6. msXfax version 7.6 build 357 with a service patch supports Dissemination Limiting Markers (DLM). Customers can now use DLM's in addition to SEC=UNCLASSIFIED or ... More

UNCLASSIFIED fax solution using Ricoh MFD

16 September 2011, BNS releases technology for Australian Government which can assist in reducing potential leakage of classified information (Wiki-leaks) using facsimile transmissions. Unaudited fax machines located in highly secure Government ... More

Acrobat X (version 10) tested with msXfax

Version 10 of Adobe Acrobat (full version - standard or pro) was tested with msXfax version 7.6 build 356 and build 357. Customers on previous versions of msXfax wishing to installed Acrobat X on their fax server should upgrade to minimum release 7.6 ... More

Increased SMS Capacity aids Suncorp in QLD Floods

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Windows 2008R2 64bit msXfax

BNS has commenced development of a 64bit version of msXfax. Information for customers currently on 32 bit Windows 2003 based platform. 64bit server hardware usually comes with only PCIe slots. Therefore, customers planning to migrate to a 64bit ... More

msXfax Software Release Notice 7.6 patch 357

Patch 357 is for use with build 356. Patch 357 is a ZIP archive which contains a number of files which are to be copied into the BNS Applications\msXfax xp\programs directory. Software download software release notice and patch information End of news ... More

msXsms Enterprise software ready for Hosted Exchange

msXsms® Enterprise software ready for Hosted Exchange Canberra Australia, 30 Sept 2010. BNS Group today announced the availability of its Enterprise SMS Gateway for service providers of Microsoft® hosted Exchange. “Following the ... More

SMS Gateway Government version released

Canberra Australia, 14 September 2010 BNS Group today announced the availability of its msXsms Enterprise SMS Gateway software for Australian Government. msXsms Enterprise SMS gateway software focuses on targeted areas of the Australian ... More

Microsoft APC 2010

BNS exhibits @ Microsoft Australia Partner Conference 2010 Gold Coast Convention & exhibition Centre 31 August - 2nd September 2010. BNS will be exhibiting at the Australian Microsoft Partner conference. This year's Australia Partner ... More

msXsms wins ACT state iAward for communications

SMS assists storm and flood victims receives ACT state iAward Canberra Australia, 15 July 2010. 2010 natural disasters in Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia and Tornado affected regions around Lennox Head in New South Wales have increased the ... More

Suncorp & GIO use msXsms

2010 natural disasters in Queensland, Victoria and then Western Australia have increased the need for insurance companies to process claims quickly and effectively. For one of the biggest general insurers, Suncorp, the increase in claims highlighted the ... More

msXfax software Release Notice 7.6 build 356

This is an important release of msXfax which supports the following: Issues with Exchange 2007 SP1 Rollup fix 8 and beyond which stopped passing X-headers from applications such as msXfax. msXfax avoids this problem by not passing X-headers back ... More

msXsms - works with Windows 2008 R2 logo

23 September 2009, msXsms Enterprise server software passes the Microsoft "Works with Windows Server 2008 R2" logo test. Press release attached. The Windows Logo Program is designed to address the current and future market needs of ... More

msXfax and msXsms with Exchange 2010 RC

BNS is pleased to announce that it has succesfully tested its SMTP smart host technology with Exchange 2010 RC Sept 2009. Both msXfax and msXsms should work fine when Exchange 2010 is released. ... More

msXsms awarded Works with Windows 2008 logo

25 August 2009, msXsms Enterprise server software passes the Microsoft "Works with Windows Server 2008" logo test. The Windows Logo Program is designed to address the current and future market needs of customers using the Windows platform. ... More

msXsms Enterprise passes Microsoft Platform testing

August 2009, Lionbridge/Veritest labs USA. msXsms Enterprise for Microsoft Exchange passes Microsoft Platform test for Windows Server 2008R2 and SQL Server 2008. ... More

Interoperability statements msXsms Enterprise

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msXsms Enterprise Server RTM version 1.7.31

msXsms Enterprise Server software for Microsoft Exchange completed extensive QA in the first half of 2009. Suncorp Metway banking and insurance group is the first major customer to deploy msXsms technology. msXsms incorporates many of Suncorp's ... More

Adobe Acrobat 9 support msXfax

Click here to be directed to support page detailing the support for Adobe Acrobat 9. ... More

msXfax Software Release Notice 7.6 build 350

Support for Exchange 2007 SP1 and many more features are in this release of software. Software Release Notice msXfax XP version 7.6 build 350 ... More

Software Release Notice 7.6 build 339

Support for Exchange 2007 and many more features are in this release of software. Software Release Notice msXfax XP version 7.6 build 339 ... More

Software Release Notice 7.6 build 334

Software Release Notice msXfax XP version 7.6 build 334 ... More

msXfax integration with TRIM Context

Customers with TRIM Context can integrate msXfax audit image files and other received faxes directly into TRIM's document folder processing sub-system. Supported in msXfax version 7.x 3rd Party Integration notes for TRIM Context ... More

Version 7.6 msXfax documentation

General availability released 1st March 2007. Software Release Notice msXfax version 7.6 320+ pages of documentation for version 7.6 msXfax XP for Exchange 2000/2003 Server (Documentation version 7.6) ... More

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