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IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Connect 8.5.2

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This document describes how to download the complete IBM Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 product using the Passport Advantage Online Web site.

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IBM Sametime Unified Telephony software is an add-on offering to IBM Sametime Standard or IBM Sametime Advanced software. The software is designed to help users more easily access and manage telephone communications directly inside the Sametime or IBM Lotus Notes client with an appropriate Sametime license or in the context of another business application. The software middleware layer helps simplify connecting into multiple PBX systems along with audio and video conferencing systems.

With Sametime Unified Telephony, users are assigned one callable number -- their unified number. Users can set their locations and preferred phone devices for making and receiving calls made to that number. Users can also choose to use their computers as phone devices, using the built in microphone and speakers, and Sametime Unified Telephony. Within the Sametime client, colleagues can see a user’s Sametime status, and also the user’s phone status from Sametime Unified Telephony.

The Sametime Unified Telephony software includes the full set of user and server capabilities. Users are licensed for two components: Sametime Unified Telephony Call and Sametime Unified Telephony Connect. Sametime Unified Telephony Call co-requisites Sametime Unified Telephony Connect software. There are several key components and capabilities for each offering:

  • The IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Connect offering is the Telephony Control Server (TCS), which manages the connections to one or many Private Branch Exchange [PBX] System(s). Refer to the Sametime Unified Telephony Connect download document.
  • The IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Call offering is the Telephony Application Server (TAS), which delivers the user capabilities including Click-to-call, Click-to-Conference, Embedded softphone and visual Call Window, Telephony presence, and Incoming Call Management. Refer to the Sametime Unified Telephony (Call Server) download document.

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More information

Similar information for Sametime products is located in the following download documents.

Note: To compare features of Sametime Entry and Standard by client type review the Features table.

To access a wide variety of technical resources for this product, including the IBM Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 Quick Start Guides, refer to the Documentation page at the IBM developerWorks web site.

Where can I get Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2

The complete Sametime product is available to customers from the IBM Passport Advantage Web site. Familiarize yourself with Using Passport Advantage to download IBM products and then follow the instructions in this download document.

Downloading and assembling the product

Installation Instructions: Engaging IBM Global Technical Services or an authorized Business Partner for Sametime Unified Telephony is highly recommended to assist in your planning efforts. Refer to the Global Technical Services Converged Communications Services for Sametime Unified Telephony web site.

Review the Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 System Requirements prior to starting your download.

Sametime Unified Telephony Downloadable parts

To Install IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Connect select the following downloads:


IBM Sametime Unified Telephony V8.5.2 Multiplatform Multilingual Quickstart Guide


IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Connect V8.5.2 Linux Multilingual


IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Connect V8.5.2 Required Patchset Linux Multilingual


IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Connect V8.5.2 Network Configuration Wizard Linux Multilingual


More information

For instructions on downloading and installing additional Sametime products, refer to the following download documents.


Review the complete Sametime / Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 system requirements.

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Installation Instructions

General instructions are provided in the IBM Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 Quick Start Guides. The guides are available from the Sametime documentation page on the IBM developerWorks web site.

For installation instructions, refer to the Sametime Unified Telephony 8.5.2 Product Documentation Wiki
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Document information

More support for: Lotus End of Support Products
IBM Sametime Unified Telephony

Software version: 8.5.2

Operating system(s): Linux, OS X, Windows

Software edition: Advanced, Standard

Reference #: 4029158

Modified date: 02 June 2011

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