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Introducing a new, compact turret for todays trading communications

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Like its big brother, the new IQ/MAX Edge turret powered by IPCs innovative Unigy platform is a highly specialized, multi-line communications device featuring presence, hoot and intercom, speakers, private lines, voice recording, Microsoft Outlook integration via the IQ/Max Sync and enterprise-wide presence capability to help firms significantly improve collaboration across the trading desk and trading support staff. With the economical IQ/MAX Edge device, traders who now use a PBX phone in conjunction with a hoot and holler device can gain access to high-performance, multi-channel telephony and hoot/intercom functionality previously beyond their reach. Its all consolidated into a single compact device that saves valuable desktop space. Researchers, analysts and other off-floor trading support teams get vital, direct interactions with traders or customers. Administrators can manage, maintain and secure the entire system on a fully integrated platform via a unified management interface. Edges broad, full-color, high-resolution screens and highdefinition audio help simplify the timely and accurate exchange of information. Edge includes an applications launch pad where users and traders can access Unigy platform applications to help improve trade processing and productivity. Edge can also filter and prioritize call history information so traders and other users can quickly recognize and respond to the most urgent and relevant calls, allowing deals to get done faster.

Weve put hoot and intercom functionality into a new, cutting edge, yet economical turret.

Now, for the first time, traders at small- to mid-size firms, portfolio managers, economists, compliance and risk managers or anyone desiring a cutting edge, yet value-minded turret can have the same competitive advantages of IPCs award-winning and industry-leading IQ/MAX turret with our latest innovation IQ/MAX Edge.

Streamlined integration for off-floor colleagues


Todays supercharged trading environment combined with constantly increasing regulatory requirements make collaboration and consistency across the front and back offices a necessity to ensure compliance. IQ/MAX Edge meets the urgent needs of most analysts and trading support staff, providing them the ability to freely exchange information seamlessly between themselves, traders, compliance teams or any other Unigy platform users.

Simplified administration and maintenance


Unifying on- and off-floor communications on the Unigy unified management platform provides firms with an end-to-end, single vendor solution eliminating the need to manage multiple vendors for trading communications. The integrated system requires less infrastructure and data center real estate. Most importantly, with IQ/MAX Edge turrets, firms can provide more power, administrative control and functionality to their users at a lower total cost of ownership. IQ/MAX Edge delivers a powerful, cost-effective solution for trading communications.

Innovative, collabortive turret technology puts greater profitability for your firm within reach.

Remote control from the desktop


Every IQ/MAX Edge device comes equipped with IQ/MAX Sync, a powerful PC-based productivity tool. IQ/MAX Sync allows users to manage calls, speakers, contacts, directories and more directly from a PC. Sync integrates with your Microsoft Outlook local directory and allows traders to customize how they work, and keep their eyes on the market data, while still maintaining full control over their turret.

Features & Benefits


Collaboration across the trading floor supports presence, ARD, MRD, dial tone, hoot, intercom and speaker channels all in a single, compact yet powerful device Power options Edge supports power over the Ethernet (POE), allowing the Edge to easily work off a standard network connection and deploy almost anywhere across the enterprise or from front room power Instant, easy access to the people you need to speak with with our Outlook integration and customizable directories application for presentation and management of contacts Clearer, more intelligible communication receive enhanced human speech reproduction via high-definition audio G722 wideband codec as well as supporting G729 and G711 Maintain focus on your market data for increased productivity as IQ/MAX Sync manages calls, speakers, directories and other turret functions directly from the PC Define the call history you want to see with our Call History application that allows the display of only the lines that are meaningful to you Prioritize and filter visual information on bright, high-resolution active matrix TFT color screens Customize how you work Edge has the capability to use embedded, customer-developed and ASP-provided applications on the Unigy platform to accommodate a wide range of operational capabilities and preferences Time at a glance date and time always prominently displayed Global intercom communications enabling intercom calls between all Unigy system locations and endpoints State-of-the-art technology Linux operating system Quick and concise delivery of information consistency across the IQ/MAX product suite with our advanced user interface

IQ/MAX Edge Control Panel


Launch pad for any Unigy applications

Directories Control Panel


New user interface provides prioritized view of internal and external contacts including presence

Control Pad for Handsets


Switch easily between handset one and handset two; dynamically conference people into a call

Button Sheet Panel


View contacts from a chosen directory

Choose the right IQ/MAX Edge turret for your business:


Get the simplicity of Edge 100, or step up to a true trading turrets multiple speaker channels and intercom capabilities with Edge 200.

Edge 100
00 buttons for contacts within 1 and outside the enterprise Hoot/ICM connectivity to trading floor Dual handsets

Edge 200
00 buttons for contacts within 2 and outside the enterprise Four speaker channels Hoot/ICM connectivity to the trading floor Dual handsets

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The IQ/MAX Family


Do more with IPCs entire IQ/MAX product suite. Foster greater collaboration between traders and counterparties and between traders and middle- and back-office support with these IQ/MAX products: IQ/MAX the most powerful, feature-rich turret enhances trader effectiveness and productivity IQ/MAX Edge delivers IQ/MAX connectivity in smaller, more economical configurations IQ/MAX Sync complimentary with every MAX and Edge turret, allows traders to control turret functionality while maintaining focus on their market data IQ/MAX Omni soft turret that allows for trader mobility. This software version of the hard turret can be used for remote trading from a PC or as an efficient disaster recovery solution if a traders hard turret is not available Get the solutions you need from trading platforms that serve traders around the globe to private network solutions that link thousands of users in more than 200 cities worldwide from IPC.

The new IQ/MAX Edge puts a powerful trading edge within reach.

IPC offices around the world

AMERICAS IPC Corporate Headquarters Harborside Financial Center - Plaza 10 3 Second Street, 15th Floor Jersey City, NJ 07311 Tel: 201.253.2000 Fax: 201.253.2361

EMEA IPC London Office Tower House 67-73 Worship Street London EC2A 2DZ, England Tel: +44.(0)20.7979.7200 Fax: +44.(0)20.7979.7224

ASIA PACIFIC IPC Hong Kong Office 3301, 33/F, The Center 99 Queens Road, Central Hong Kong Tel: +852.2899.8000 Fax: +852.2869.6892

www.ipc.com www.UnigyFromIPC.com
Copyright 2011 IPC Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. IQ/MAX, Unigy, the IPC name and IPC logo are trademarks of IPC Systems, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owner. Specifications and program are subject to change without notice.

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