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Need to Work Anywhere? Five Reasons to Go VoIP and Mobile Anywhere

Need to Work Anywhere? Five Reasons to Go VoIP and Mobile Anywhere

Since the advent of email, the ability to “Work Anywhere” has been a persistent goal of technology companies. Wireless internet, 4G/LTE cellular, Skype, FaceTime: these technologies and tools have driven forward the dream of working remotely; of working how you want to work. VoIP is the latest tool in this arsenal. By moving antiquated phone systems out of the literal closet and to the Internet, business phone numbers, voicemail, and even, in some cases, video chat have become common place and standard. Are you still on the fence? If so, here’s five reasons to take the plunge and contact a...

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VoIP vs. Traditional Telephone: Why Make the Change?

VoIP vs. Traditional Telephone: Why Make the Change?

If you’re involved in a business of any sort, you’ve heard the acronym “VoIP” thrown around casually. It’s mentioned on conference calls and unsolicited email offers. Even the new intern goes on and on about VoIP. So, what is it and why should you or your business use it? What is it? VoIP is an acronym for voice-over-IP. At its core, VoIP is telephone that runs on the Internet. That said, there are a bunch of different variations out there that mix old and new technology. For the purposes of this article, we’re going to focus on hosted solutions, but...

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Making a Smooth Transition: How To Prepare Your Team for VoIP

Making a Smooth Transition: How To Prepare Your Team for VoIP

It’s always fantastic to hear about new technologies; it might even be fun to get a presentation or see them in place. But installing that new tech? Project managing the process? Well, that’s where a lot of folks throw in the towel, even when it comes to VoIP. Luckily, there are folks who can take care of the hard part for you, regardless of your business size. There are a different set of issues here, however. For one, how do you get your team ready for the new tech? When you’ve decided you’re getting a VoIP system and are narrowing...

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Hidden Powers! Five Things You Didn’t Know You Needed from Your VoIP System.

Hidden Powers! Five Things You Didn’t Know You Needed from Your VoIP System.

The flexibility and scalability of a properly setup VoIP system is endless. There are a ton of cool features in a VoIP telephone system. With all of these neat options out there, some less known or considered features sometimes fall by the wayside. Let’s take a look at a few of those: 1. Disaster Recovery This is a major bonus of hosted phone systems for when everything goes wrong. When that water main blows and floods your office with 20,000 gallons of fresh water, you can rest assured the business can stay up and running in the temp space outside...

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