This site displays all important features of the individual SwyxWare product versions. Software updates can be downloaded in our download area. A summary of all SwyxWare functions are available on the individual product sites.
Latest Product Version
SwyxWare Version 2015 R2
Enhancements with respect to security of mobile connections and Swyx RemoteConnector
Support for a QOP parameter in the SIP authentication that improves our connectivity with some SIP providers
Various performance and stability related improvements as well as overall improvements
Prior Product Versions
SwyxWare Version 2015
Swyx RemoteConnector – enabling secure usage of SwyxIt! outside corporate networks without VPN
New SwyxIt! skins with "flat design" (with support for touch screens and HD resolutions)
Support for CTI(+) Auto-Answer (based on SIP 3rd Party Call Control with compatible SIP devices)
New online based help in SwyxIt!
SwyxWare Version 2013 R6
New QOP parameters for SIP authentication as well as further fixes.
SwyxWare Version 2013 R5
This Service Release includes corrections and fixes.
SwyxWare Version 2013 R4
New Collaboration Plug-In supporting the integration of Teamviewer Collaboration Suite
Improved pairing of devices with the CTI+ Option
Module for bulk administration with Windows PowerShell is now included in the Swyx delivery
SwyxWare Version 2013 R3
Improved SIP Connect v1.1 compatibility
The new feature "Office Communication AddIn" SwyxIt! ist now integrated in Microsoft Office applications. See the SwyxIt! presence status of Microsoft Office contacts using SwyxWare in the Outlook e-mail header. Initiate meetings via the contact card or get in touch by using an alternative e-mail address. See the presence status of Swyx users who made modifications to a document and call them concerning the amendments that have been made directly from the application.
SwyxMobile Optimised caching of contacts, shorter startup times and an offline mode. Optimised for the newest iPhone devices. Users can create their own individual user picture by using the mobile camera.
SwyxWare Version 2013 R2
Easier to install, easier to update Updates are now made available as complete installation packages for Server, Admin and Client components. This makes new installations or updates easy because patches or fixes do not need to be installed consecutively.
Shorter update cycles – new features included Beside major product releases, updates are now available on a quarterly basis. These updates can also include new funcionality for your SwyxWare installation.
Change management of administrative tasks Configuration changes are now tracked within the SwyxWare Administration. This makes it easy to identify misconfigurations or unauthorised changes.
Improved security Enable administrator to force user password changes, set requirements for user password complexity level, lock user accounts after failed login attempts.
SwyxWare Version 2013
SwyxCTI+ turns every telephone into a smart phone
SwyxDECT 500: The mobile solution for your office
More comfort: Listen to voicemails comfortably
Maximum compatibility: Windows 8, Outlook 2013, Server 2012, SQL 2012
More flexibility: New contact management in SwyxIt!
SwyxIt! P280 handset: Elegant design „made in Germany“
VisualContacts: Effortlessly integrate the applications of your choice
Virtualised effortlessly! With VMWare, Hyper-V or Xen.
SwyxWare Version 2011 R2 MP1
SwyxPLUS VisualContacts: Integration of ESTOS MetaDirectory which allows to show call-specific contact data
Support of Hook-function for SwyxIt! Headset H360 (Plantronics CS60)
Support of Hook-function for SwyxIt! Handset P230
SwyxWare Version 2011 R2
Amongst the new features of "SwyxWare 2011 R2" are greater innovation and flexibility with USB devices, enhanced collaboration and the introduction of plug-ins so that an increasing choice of third party hardware can be used with SwyxWare. There are no additional costs for customers to take advantage of these new features:
Flexible Plug-In concept for support additional USB devices
Introduction of preconfigured Audio Modes (Handset, Headset, Free Speaking, Open Listening, Mute) supports one-click configuration during a conversation
Easy access of Audio Modes with new SwyxIt! interface
Support of video communication with CTI-Mode
Instant Messaging, Video and Collaboration via SwyxLink connections (across locations)
SwyxWare Version 2011
Regardless of whether you are already using SwyxWare inhouse or you have just decided on a Swyx Unified Communications solution: SwyxWare 2011 is your milestone for perfect business communications. SwyxWare 2011 provides you with a wide range of new service features, which will make your company more effective, faster and more productive:
More secure: Individually configurable voice data encryption using SRTP
Higher specification: High Definition Audio gives outstanding voice quality
More productive: Extended status signaling (Rich Presence) which is extremely simple to use
More attractive: Voicemail and CTI are included in the standard feature set with SwyxWare 2011
Faster: SwyxWare 2011 is the highest-performance SwyxWare ever
More flexible: Single-user licenses allow licensing precisely according to needs.
More information about SwyxWare Version 2011
SwyxWare Version 7.05
SwyxWare Version 7.05 expands Unified Communications with Online Collaboration and video telephony. Beyond this the Collaboration Pack supports several new headsets and the new SwyxPhone L615:
Swyx Netviewer Integration
Video-telephony with SwyxIt! Video
Collaboration Plug-In Interface
Support of new devices (new, innovative Headsets and the SwyxPhone L615)
SwyxWare Version 7
SwyxWare Version 7 takes Unified Communications to the next level. Highlights of this major release are:
Support for Microsoft Windows 7 and Microsoft Server 2008
Enhanced multi site support: Status signalling between several SwyxServer installations
Seamless SwyxFax Integration
Integration into IBM Lotus Notes as a new SwyxWare Option Pack
plus several new features and enhancements ...
SwyxWare Version 6.20
SwyxWare Version 6.20 offers many innovations in devices, Fixed Mobile Convergence (SwyxMobile) and administration:
New SwyxPhone Series: The new SwyxPhones L620, L640. L660 and L680 are distinguished by distinctively modern and simultaneously ergonomic design.
Microsoft Active Directory Integration: Also new in Version 6.20 is integration into the Microsoft Active Directory management tools. This makes the administration much simpler, especially for larger SwyxWare installations.
Support of dual-mode mobile phones: SwyxIt! Mobile becomes still more flexible. Owners of all new Nokia Smartphones are able to phone within SwyxIt! Mobile via SIP/WLAN too. And all the familiar features of Swyxit! Mobile (e.g. Hold, Call Swap, Conversation Recording, Conference, Forwarding configuration) can also be used in SIP mode!
SwyxWare Version 6.12
SwyxWare Version 6.12 is available for SwyxWare Essential, SwyxWare Compact and Hosted SwyxWare software implementations and offers a range of interesting and practical new features. A short summary is detailed below:
SwyxIt! Messenger: Be able to send your SwyxIt! co-workers an Instant Message. This is enabled through the new feature: SwyxIt! Messenger, which is available free of charge with the SwyxIt! softphone
SwyxIt! Web Extension: This free of charge capability provides a tool for Web content to be shown within the SwyxIt! skin.
SwyxIt! Mobile V2.00: Shipped together with SwyxWare V6.12, delivers on many feature requests from customers and partners. SwyxIt! Mobile is now available for the BlackBerry (RIM) platform.
SwyxWare Compact: SwyxMobile is now available as a standard feature within SwyxWare Compact
SwyxIt! Dialler for S315: The new SwyxIt! Dialler mode enables the control of a SwyxPhone S315 via SwyxIt!
Voicemail and Fax Improvements: Voicemail functionality has been extended in a number of ways and makes better direct access possible for frequently used functions.
SwyxWare Version 6.11
Integrated version of SwyxWare Essential/Compact and Hosted SwyxWare: SwyxWare V6.11 is the first SwyxWare release which integrates all three different SwyxWare product variants in a single package. This means the Hosted SwyxWare variant, the SwyxWare Compact CPE variant (for businesses with up to 10 users) and the SwyxWare Essential CPE variant (for businesses with 10s or 100s of employees) can be installed from a single resource. This allows the customer to benefit from the same level of technology and wide range of features, no matter which platform they choose
Limit the number of users for a Feature Profile
Limit the number of conference rooms: The two enhanced configuration options mentioned above provide the possibility to limit the number of users which can be assigned to a SwyxWare Feature Profile, and to limit the number of Conference Rooms which can be created in a SwyxWare installation. Especially for Hosted SwyxWare these settings offer an additional configuration option to define the self configuration possibilities provided for the Customer Administrator
Special IP address handling schema for Hosting: SwyxWare v6.11 contains various enhancements in the field of the IP address handling to support special hosting scenarios
Support for SX2-express QuadBRI ISDN board for PCI-Express Bus
Customised context menu entries for 3rd party applications at Speed Dials in SwyxIt!
SwyxWare Version 6.10
SwyxMobile delivers Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC). Mobile access to supplementary services, e.g. call hold, swap, conference, record conversations, change call forwardings. Easy reachability via the office extension („One-Number - concept“). The additional SwyxIt! Mobile Clients are available for the mobile platforms ‘Symbian’ and ‘Windows Mobile’. SwyxMobile is part of the SwyxProfessional Option Pack and can be also purchased as separate Option
The new SwyxPhone S315 is a cost-effective SIP phone that provides all the advantages of IP-telephony
The new SwyxPhone L420p and L520p offer an integrated 10/100 base-T Mini-Switch. The in-built headphone connector provides optimal flexibility for power users
New Web Browser-based Administration tool. This tool provides remote configuration of most settings without the need to access the Microsoft Management Console onsite
Improved administration: administration profile, feature profile and bulk administration make the administrator’s daily work easier. Better bandwith-management between different sites Source-based Routing allows better management of calls
Feature Codes. Enables all devices with DTMF capability to use specific SwyxWare functionality (e.g. remote inquiry or call forwardings)
Some essential software design improvements in SwyxWare 6.10: optimised caching, automated compression, simplified Back-Up
SwyxWare Version 6.0
SwyxWare Essential - the natural successor to SwyxWare v5.01, providing an extendable IP telephony platform for businesses of all sizes
SwyxWare Compact - for small businesses and autonomous branch offices with up to 10 employees
SwyxConnect - an innovative and comprehensive ‘full service’ branch solution that enables SwyxWare to be utilised in smaller subsidiary or branch offices
New Option Packs: SwyxConference (including Conference Rooms/Conference bridge and conferences with more than 3 participants), SwyxRecord (for user initiated call recording), and SwyxVoicemail
SwyxProfessional Option Pack - combining Conferencing, CTI, ECR, Fax, (ad hoc) Recording, and VoiceMail Option Packs in a cost effective bundle
SwyxMonitor Option Pack: ‘Permanent call recording’ on any trunk line plus silent call intrusion by supervisors
SwyxStandby Option Pack: fall-back server solution for business continuity
A very wide range of new SwyxWare features covering enhancements to multi-site support, SIP support, hunt groups, administration, call control and management, business continuity, and integration with Microsoft® Outlook®
SwyxIt! Now - a highly-featured, standalone SIP client that provides business telephony features normally only found on telephone systems sold to high-end businesses. (This solution will be provided to small businesses and consumers via service provider channels under OEM agreements with Swyx.)
SwyxWare Version 5.0
Connections to Internet Telephony Service Providers (ITSP) using SIP trunking
Support of Telephone Number Mapping (ENUM)
Support of Simple Traversal of UDP over NATs (STUN)
Voice compression G.729a
Support of new telephony devices such as SwyxPhone L520s/L540 with Self Labelling Keys, additional key modules T520
Import/export function for personal phonebook
New skin functionality: display of call history, e.g. for operators, easy volume adjustment with new slider objects
Support of the new wireless headset H360
SwyxWare Version 4.40
Support for SIP devices
Improved Outlook AddIn
Name resolution using Exchange Global Address List
Dialling from E-mail, Voicemail, Appointment and Contact (Icon in E-mail, appointment and contact form toolbar)
Dialling from all folders (Icon in main Outlook toolbar)
Improved Dial dialog (Address book button, resolve button, drop list for number types)
Dialling project codes from Outlook Dial dialog
Hands-free listening with Handset P250
Automatic NumLock switching
Login Device Type Selection
Access to user profile, call forwarding, sound wizard and local settings can be restricted by the administrator
SwyxWare Version 4.33
Support of Call Transfer functionality for KIRK IP-DECT
Fallback SwyxServer support for SwyxPhone models
SwyxWare Version 4.31
Support for Windows XP Service Pack 2
Support for KIRK IP DECT system
Support of analog lines
Support of new SwyxPhone L420e, L420s, L440
Improvements to SwyxPhone L400 user interface
Improvements for Windows Terminal Server
TAPI for Windows Terminal Services
CTI per default
No colour mode restrictions, special Terminal Client Skin available in server package
Logoff from SwyxServer when Terminal Client session is disconnected, logon when the session is reconnected
Local SwyxIt!, controlled via CTI (by SwyxIt! running in terminal session): no pop up, no response to hotkeys, different (black) tray icon, no tray icons for inbound calls, no Balloon Tips on tray icon
Configuration of HookOff for headset
Configuration of a substitute number (fake extension) on a line by the Administrator (using a different extension for outbound calls).
Tool tip of a line displays short call history (information about tried transfers)
SwyxWare Version 4.30
Additional device information for logged in users
New default Skin
New PhoneController Service
Support of new SwyxPhone L400
SwyxWare Version 4.20
Support of Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Computer Telephony Integration (CTI), Control SwyxPhone or SwyxIt! from another SwyxIt!