Tools & Tips for Your Business Phone System
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Apply these best practices to keep your VoIP phone system and IP phones secure. Learn how hackers get into your phone system and how to prevent it.
6/15/2018 7:11:16 PM
Among the top cloud phone system benefits, scalability is the number one reason growing businesses must switch.
10/5/2017 2:33:45 AM
Updating firmware on your IP phones keeps your phones secure, eliminates bugs, enhances features, and adds new features. Enabling automatic firmware updates on your IP phones is ideal for easy maintenance of your company’s VoIP hardware.
9/30/2017 1:22:40 AM
VoIP and SIP both refer to internet telephony, but are technically different. VoIP describes the type of phone call (over internet), while SIP is the industry standard method used to enable VoIP calls between devices. Communicating online in the 21st century doesn’t have to be complicated. With an alphabet soup of acronyms (VoIP, IP, SIP, ISDN, PSTN, IP, IP-PBX)
6/6/2017 9:38:13 PM
An API is a service that companies provide to enable outside programmers to integrate certain aspects of the company’s system into other applications. APIs are a part of all software systems today. If you’ve ever made a purchase online, used your Facebook account to log into another website, or gotten an automatic text reply, then you’ve had experience
5/4/2017 11:06:09 PM
Businesses need on-demand collaboration capabilities to drive efficiency. At the core of productive collaboration is effective communication, which is inherently dependent upon immediate and streamlined access to the information, data resources, software applications and remote teams that constitute today’s digital enterprise. At the same time, relying on disparate set of communication endpoints, resources, apps, channels and personnel also
3/16/2017 3:21:21 AM
A hosted VoIP system is the go-to communications solution for many types of enterprises. For some organizations, the value proposition is all about the calling experience and the baked-in PBX features. For others fields of industry, such as Air Traffic Control (ATC) which is integrally aligned with the airline business, the infrastructure, cost savings, and interoperability are the
3/10/2017 3:44:04 AM
Learn about the differences between a hosted PBX system versus SIP trunking, and which option is a better fit for your business requirements.
2/25/2017 2:49:00 AM
Present-day enterprise IT infrastructure technologies are designed to enable hyperscale disruption by using software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) over traditional WAN technologies. Cloud computing empowers organizations to provision servers and compute highly scalable workloads on demand, while big data technologies help organizations access, store and process an exploding deluge of digital information to deliver actionable insights in real-time
2/23/2017 12:11:19 AM
Two communication dynamics have taken hold in the 21st Century. VoIP solutions and remote workers have emerged to address the needs of our new burgeoning mobile society. As small-to-medium-sized businesses traverse today’s digital landscape, they are experimenting with a good number of new tools that interface with VoIP, including cloud-computing, artificial intelligence, software-defined applications and social
1/13/2017 8:26:19 PM
Since entering our zeitgeist some 40-odd years ago, VoIP’s interface with the Internet disrupted what went before. Gone are the copper wires, telephone poles and all that hard-wiring that went into landlines. At the dawn of the 21st Century, we transitioned from a sedentary to mobile lifestyle. Instead of connecting with devices attached to stationary
1/3/2017 8:20:26 PM
We’re well aware that telecom technology has come a long way baby, and advances in VoIP 911 service takes it another step further. From the POT to VoIP [Voice over Internet Protocol] and smartphones, portable phones have just about become man’s most vital appendage. For us mere mortals, one doesn’t feel safe leaving the home or office
12/30/2016 3:31:06 AM
At its inaugural Telecom Infra Project (TIP) Summit event at company headquarters November 1, Facebook announced the development of Voyager, a new data center networking hardware [also known as a ‘transponder,’] which takes packets from switches and routers and gets them ready to be sent out over fiber optic cables. Facebook intends to share the
11/15/2016 9:50:13 PM
Cloud hosted VoIP [aka as cloud PBX] is the preferable telephone service option for the 21st Century. It’s extremely cost effective and can be accessed nearly everywhere, from businesses and at-home offices to mobile use on-the-go. Plus, it requires none of the hardware investments of the traditional on-premise POT systems of the past. However, since
9/21/2016 9:39:22 PM
VoIP is an acronym for ‘Voice over Internet Protocol,’ and its software and hardware phones are what make it possible for users to make phone calls over the Internet. If you are interested in using a VoIP service like Telzio for your business and/or personal use, but are unfamiliar with some of the terms associated
9/12/2016 7:07:25 PM
VoIP has prompted new users to make the transition from legacy phone systems to utilizing the Web for voice transmissions. Those who are still on the fence as to whether or not to leave their POT comfort zone might be hesitant to do so, due to all of the new and sometimes confusing jargon and
9/1/2016 6:40:13 PM
VoIP, the acronym for Voice Over Internet Protocol has become not only an essential service for small-to-midsize businesses [SMBs] and virtual workplaces, it’s cost-efficient as well. In addition to consolidating all your business communication needs under one umbrella, VoIP is exceedingly more affordable than landlines of the past and increases productivity in both physical and virtual
8/11/2016 1:20:32 AM
The Internet was the impetus for a lot of change in our lives over the course of the last two decades. From eCommerce to social media to crowd funding, every line of human communication has been enhanced, making this rock we travel around the sun on, a lot smaller! This includes Internet Based Phone Systems [aka
3/22/2016 12:13:23 PM
‘Bring your own device’ or BYOD has been around almost as long as the first iPhone. While nothing remains stagnant in the IT world, there are some changes afoot that will affect both the SMB employer and their employees pertaining to BYOD usage this year. And it’s unmistakable that this trend will gain more and
2/18/2016 2:11:04 PM