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                                                                                                      March 29th, 2020


 IP Telecom roll out 100% free and open source video conferencing solution for all Irish Business and Healthcare sector

  • IP Telecom turnaround video conferencing solution in a matter of days to enable Irish Businesses to continue face to face meetings
  • Video conferencing allows GPs and Healthcare professionals to host group meetings or maintain contact with patients outside of surgeries
  • Free solution to every Irish business available now at

Ireland, Dublin. (Mar 30th– Dublin based Irish Telecoms Carrier IP Telecom has initiated a rapid roll out process remotely in order to enable a free online video conferencing solution for all Irish businesses. The solution is fully open source and utilizes the amazing jitsi-meet software.


The solution is a fully encrypted, web-based video conferencing solution that allows colleagues and vendors to continue with face to face meetings during the Coronavirus outbreak.


Furthermore, IPT Meet allows video conferencing on a group basis or as a one to one allowing the Healthcare sector to carry out free group meetings or doctors to maintain face to face contact with patients during this uncertain time when people may not wish to travel to surgeries.


As it is device neutral – colleagues and vendors can hold meetings across multiple locations and devices types – mobile, tablet and desktop devices. Even those who have poor broadband or are out and about to dial in or be dialled-in to a conference via phone. Allowing everyone with a connection to continue conferencing during this time, for free and without need for an account.


Speaking today, Brian Chamberlain, CTO of IP Telecom said “In response to the current situation we decided to push out jitsi-meet – an amazing opensource fully online webRTC communication solution that utilises the video conferencing capabilities of our network and we’re delighted to make this solution available to Irish business at a time when face to face meetings are impossible to have. We’ve seen how international solutions may be getting overloaded at the moment leading to outages, but the solution that we are rollling out today shares all the features that paid for solutions provide but with the benefit of additional Irish bandwidth in order to help Irish business continue as near to normal in this time”.


IPT Meet Video conferencing is being made free to all Irish businesses and Healthcare professionals from today March 30th.


About IP Telecom

IP Telecom is a wholly Irish owned Telecoms carrier which offers innovative, leading-edge telecommunication solutions to small, medium and enterprise level enterprises, either straight to client or via our extensive resale partner network.

IP Telecom’s innovative product portfolio includes bespoke VoIP solutions, Hosted PBX, SIP Trunks, CRM integrations, business-class broadband and the game changing IPT for Teams.  Unique in the Irish market, IPT for Teams is a world-class integration of IP Telecom’s Hosted PBX with Microsoft Office 365 to deliver a seamless Outbound/Inbound call solution to MS Office 365 and Microsoft Teams Users.


For more information visit or follow us on Twitter @iptelecom.


For further information, please contact:

Rory Whelan

Head of Marketing, IP Telecom

Phone: 01 255 1757