CME7.1 : Configuring Whisper Intercom Feature

CUCME
Cisco Unified CME 7.1 introduced Whisper Intercom feature.This feature allows a user to call to a busy extension.When a phone user dials a whisper intercom line, the called phone automatically answers using speakerphone mode, providing a one-way voice path from the caller to the called party, regardless of whether the called party is busy or idle.The calling party can only be heard by the recipient of call.If called phone was busy,the original caller on the receiving phone does not hear the whisper call. The phone receiving a whisper page displays the extension and name of the party initiating the whisper page and CUCME plays a zipzip tone before the called party hears the caller's voice thus establishing a one-way audio channel. If the called party wants to speak to the…
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CUCME 7.1 : Configuring Single Number Reach

CUCME
Beginning with CME 7.1, Cisco has included single number reach (SNR) in IOS Software Releases.It allows users to answer incoming calls on their desktop IP phone or at a remote destination, such as a cell phone,home phone etc. and to pick up in-progress calls on the desktop phone or the remote phone without losing the connection.  This allows callers to use a single number to reach the phone user hence named Single Number Reach. Calls that are not answered can be forwarded to voice mail. For incoming calls to the SNR extension, Cisco Unified CME rings the desktop IP phone first. If the IP phone does not answer within the configured amount of time, it rings the configured remote number while continuing to ring the IP phone. Unanswered calls are…
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How to encrypt your email on Fly using Gmail !

Encryption
Encrypt your email using GnuPG: In this tutorial, I will demonstrate how to use PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) . PGP is an encryption technique that can be used to encrypt your personal communication whether it be an E-mail or files on your computer. This tutorial will focus primarily on using PGP for Email encryption.You can use this feature with any of your favourite email-clients e.g Outlook /Eudora etc. or you can even use (more…)
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Configuring Extension Mobility on Cisco Unified Communication Manager Express

CUCME
Extension Mobility feature has been added to CUCME beginning in release 4.2 and later.Enhancements like  Automatic Logout ,Automatic Clear Call History and Privacy on an Extension Mobility Phone were made in CUCME version 4.3. In order to configure Extension Mobility on CUCME , here are the quick 4 mandatory steps involved: Step1: Configure Cisco Unified CME for EM Service : cucme-hq(config)#ip http server cucme-hq(config)#telephony-service cucme-hq(config-telephony)#url authentication http://192.168.15.2/CCMCIP/authenticate.asp appname cisco cucme-hq(config-telephony)#authentication credential appname cisco cucme-hq(config-telephony)#em keep-history cucme-hq(config-telephony)#em logout 19:00 24:00 Explanation : Here,we turned on HTTP server on the Cisco Unified CME router that hosts the service URL for the Extension Mobility Login and Logout pages.We configured URL authentication which instructs IP phones to send HTTP requests to the authentication server.Also,we created an entry for an EM application's credential(appname) with password(cisco) in the…
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Free Tutorial Preview : Cisco Unified Personal Communicator Setup

Cisco CCIE, cucm, Unified Presence
Cisco Unified Presence is a standards-based enterprise platform that brings people together in and across organizations in the most effective way. This open and extensible platform facilitates the highly secure exchange of availability and instant messaging (IM) information between Cisco Unified Communications and other applications. In this tutorial , you will learn to configure CUPC Softphone (SIP) into CUCM database.It’s one of  the several tutorials covering CUPS Deployment Video Guide here Here is the Tutorial link :
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Free Tutorial Preview : CUPS IP Phone Messenger Setup & Configuration

Cisco CCIE, cucm, Unified Presence
Cisco Unified Presence  is a standards-based enterprise platform that brings people together in and across organizations in the most effective way. This open and extensible platform facilitates the highly secure exchange of availability and instant messaging (IM) information between Cisco Unified Communications and other applications. This tutorial will cover Cisco IP Phone Messenger Configuration. You will be able to use IPPM on Cisco Phones (79xx Series) or on Cisco IP Communicator (CIPC) for presence notification and Instant Messaging. It’s one of  the several tutorials covering CUPS Deployment Video Guide here. Here is the Tutorial link :
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Free Tutorial Preview : Integrate CUPS with CUCM

Cisco CCIE, cucm, Unified Presence
Cisco Unified Presence  is a standards-based enterprise platform that brings people together in and across organizations in the most effective way. This open and extensible platform facilitates the highly secure exchange of availability and instant messaging (IM) information between Cisco Unified Communications and other applications. This tutorial will cover Unified Presence Server 7 integration with Cisco Unified Communication Manager 7. It will walk you through the process of setting up necessary services on both Servers & help you perfom detailed troubleshooting & verification . This tutorial is broken down into 6 parts . It’s part of  the  complete video tutorials series covering over 35 extensive Video tutorials which you can  download here : CUPS Deployment Video Guide . Here are the tutorials (Click below to play tutorials ): Part 1…
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