I have been writing quite a bit about Business VoIP services for small and medium sized businesses. Businesses can connect their phone systems to the outside world using analog or digital legacy lines from the telco, GSM/CDMA cellular lines from a mobile operator, or VoIP lines, also known as SIP Trunks. Here is a great info-graphic published by www.telecom.toshiba.com that I found really helps showcase the benefits of SIP trunks or Business VoIP lines:
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To be competitive, businesses (especially small and medium businesses) must choose their phone provider wisely and keep a careful watch on what they spend on phone services. This makes choosing the right mix of phone lines for your business extremely important. We recommend taking full advantage of VoIP lines for their cost savings, increased flexibility and productivity gains.
If you are a small business looking for the right telephone solution, the choices can be quite daunting. The first step is to choose if a Hosted Phone System or an On-Premise Phone System is the best fit for your business. Every day, we talk to small business owners about their needs and make recommendations on choosing the right phone system that will provide that perfect balance of cost and functionality. Here is an overview to help you make the right choice before evaluating brands, vendors, features, etc:
The two most common types of VoIP Phone Systems for Small and Medium sized businesses are Hosted and Premise based. The key difference between these two solutions is as follows. With Hosted VoIP Phone Systems, the brains of the system reside in “the cloud”, whereas with Premise based VoIP Phone Systems, the brains of the system reside at the customer’s location. This article provides an in-depth comparison of Hosted and On Premise VoIP Phone Systems for Small and Medium businesses.
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone systems are the wave of the future. Traditional phone systems send calls through the Public Switch Telephone Network (PSTN), requiring miles of wires to make a direct electrical connection between every involved telephone. On the other hand, VoIP calls are simply sent through the Internet, avoiding the hassle altogether. Internet calls made through a VoIP phone system are higher quality, have more features, [ Read More ]
Allo NANO2 Small Business Asterisk Phone System is a compact, feature rich, cost-effective phone system for small business and SOHO users.
3CX Mobile Device Management for iPhone and Android will enable businesses to protect valuable data and remotely manage smartphones and tablets.
OpenVox IX132 Appliance for Asterisk, Elastix, Trixbox, PBX in a Flash. This IP PBX is an affordable yet powerful and scalable VoIP Phone System for small and medium sized businesses.
The Openvox IX130 Phone System Appliance is an ideal Asterisk server that can be ordered with many open source VoIP phone system distributions including Elastix, Trixbox, PBX in a Flash. It can be ordered with a variety of telephony interfaces including
Implementing Microsoft Lync can be quite challenging for small and medium businesses’ (SMBs) considering the variety of products on their existing networks that may not be compatible or certified with Lync such as: • Non-Compliant SIP Phones • Non-Compliant IP PBX • PSTN Lines • Analog Phones • ISDN Phones • Fax • PBX Many SMBs want to install Microsoft Lync but find it cost prohibitive to replace all their existing [ Read More ]