troubleshooting Question

VoIP Schema Fields

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I remember reading somewhere that to support VoIP a database should split its telephone data into the following fields:

country code
area code
phone number

However I can't now find where I read this and would like to know if it is really true.

Some Google searching seems to imply it might be the case, for example sites like

seem to want the data in this sort of format, I'd just like to know if there is anything more "official" out there.
Christopher Kile
Senior Software Analyst

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