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VA Technical Reference Model v 22.5

IX-SOFT Technology

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: IX-SOFT is proprietary software for the AI Phone IX Series. IX-SOFT is used to call and communicate with IX Series stations across a network, with master station features including monitoring, paging, and door release. This technology is installed via a Universal Service Bus (USB) dongle which is shipped upon product purchase.

Please Note the TRM only approves the software and not the hardware. This entry is for the approval of the software that support the AI Phone IX Series devices.

This technology can record audio/video interactions with other IX intercom stations to a local directory as Audio Video Interleave (AVI) files (optional feature). Basic intercom event logs are stored in .txt format. No other data can be stored.
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v20.8
Decision Date: 08/07/2020
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: AiPhone
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (08/07/2020).