Use these release notes with Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones running SIP Firmware Release 11.2(3).
The following table describes the individual phone requirements.
|Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones||
BroadSoft BroadWorks 22.0
MetaSphere CFS version 9.4
Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones
The Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones provides high‑definition (HD) audio performance and 360-degree coverage for medium to large conference rooms and executive offices.
The new phone has the following features:
Wideband (G.722) for crystal-clear audio performance: The conference phone has sensitive microphones that let you speak in a normal voice and be clearly heard from up to 10 feet (2.1 m) away.
360-degree coverage or rooms up to 800 square feet (74.3 square meters) with wired and DECT wireless expansion microphone options: You can connect two wired expansion microphones to the phone to increase coverage in larger conference rooms. The phone also supports an optional set of two wireless expansion microphones. The phone can be used for a 20 x 20 foot (6.1 x 6.1 m) room and up to 10 people. When you add the expansion microphones, coverage extends to a 20 x 34 foot (6.1 x 10 m) room and up to 26 people.
Backlit, antiglare, color pixel display eases viewing and navigation
Same easy-to-use call experience as other 8800 Series Multiplatform IP Phones
Where to Find More Information
Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones Administration Guide
Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones User Guide
Cisco IP Conference Phone 8832 Multiplatform Phones Provisioning Guide
Cisco IP Phone 8800 Series Documentation
See the publications that are specific to your language, phone model, and multiplatform firmware release. Navigate from the following Uniform Resource Locator (URL):
Upgrade the Firmware
You can upgrade the phone firmware with TFTP, HTTP, or HTTPS. After the upgrade completes, the phone reboots automatically.
Click this link:
On the Software Download web page that is displayed, ensure that IP Phone 8800 Series with Multiplatform Firmware is selected in the middle pane.
Select your phone model in the right pane.
On the next page that is displayed, select Multiplatform Firmware.
On the next page that is displayed, select 11.2.3 in the All Releases > MPPv11 folder.
(Optional) Place your mouse pointer on the file name to see the file details and checksum values.
Download the firmware cmterm-8832.11-2-3MPP-398_REL.zip file:
Click Accept License Agreement.
Unzip the file and place the files in the appropriate location on your upgrade server.
The appropriate location is the TFTP, HTTP, or HTTPS download folder, depending on the protocol that you want to use for the upgrade.
Upgrade the phone firmware with one of these methods.
Limitations and Restrictions
Phone Behavior During Times of Network Congestion
Administrative tasks, such as an internal port scan or security scan
Attacks that occur on your network, such as a Denial of Service attack
No caveats listed for the Firmware Release 11.2(3).
Cisco IP Phone Firmware Support Policy
For information on the support policy for phones, see https://cisco.com/go/phonefirmwaresupport.