Adding a Media Gateway Controller (MGC)

This article applies to: Product Version
Tmedia 2.9, 2.10, 3.0, 3.2

After you create an H.248 configuration, you must create a new media gateway controller (MGC).

A Media Gateway Controller (MGC) is a system used in VoIP architectures to control a number of Media Gateway terminals.

1- Click H248 in the navigation panel

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2- Click Create New H248 MGC in the H.248 configuration window

Create MGC 1.png

3- Configure the new MGC:

  • Enter a name for the MGC
  • Enter an IP address
  • Click Create

Create MGC 2.png

4- Verify that the "h248_mgc_cfg was successfully created" message appears

Create MGC 3.png



Parameters (text)

ip_address                     = "@[address_number]"
name                           = "@[h248_gateway_controller]"
port_to_send_for_text_encoding = @[port_number]
position                       = 1

Parameters (json)

  "ip_address" : "@[address_number]",
  "name" : "@[h248_gateway_controller]",
  "port_to_send_for_text_encoding" : @[port_number],
  "position" : 1

List of Parameters