December 2, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
The Highlights of VoIP for Small Businesses
Need of VOIP for small businesses:
Voice over internet protocol also termed as VOIP is the fastest growing communication or phone system technology that permits the user to make calls using the internet connection instead of using the traditional telephony system, which involve the conversion of the voice information that is in analog form into the small packet carrying the same message in digital form.
VOIP work using internet protocol and is a system that appears to be tailor made for the benefits of small businesses. Today, for a business to operate globally it is necessary for them to be available round the clock, in such a case to increase the profitably of the company and to...
November 23, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
How Voice over IP (VoIP) Works?
VoIP is the advancement technology in voice communications, and has a variety of different features and applications that make it useful. But if you realize how it works, you can more easily use the technology to your company's benefit. The beginning of VoIP process involves connecting to a VoIP service. Where, audio signals are sent using standard TCP/IP protocols over an Ethernet network. This exchange of signaling and voice information is a two way process i.e. signal can be send and received at the same time with each endpoint over the IP network.
However, VoIP works on different premises. To understand how VoIP works on different platform, you'll need to understand the basic concept ...
November 21, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
Miami-Based Telephone & PBX Host Introduces Internet Phone Service
Telx Telecom, a popular and established VOIP service provider in Miami, Florida, today announced that it will now be providing a new product to its SMB (small to medium business) customers: Internet phone service, which allows businesses to call anyone, including traditional phones or cell phones; using Internet-based networks. This will allow organizations and individuals to communicate quickly and clearly at a much lower cost, and with a variety of tools from computers to traditional telephones.
Over 100 years ago, Bell laid down the foundation of modern phone service using analog cables buried in the ground. In a few decades, they had spread the ability to communicate via telephone...
September 12, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
Dialing Features to Allow More Call Control
With so much business these days being conducted over the phone, businesses really need their phone systems to be highly functional systems with many features, giving employees the most efficient ways of conducting telecommunications. Employees need to be able to forward call to voice mail inboxes, mobile phones, and other Internet phone systems. Contact numbers and call logs need to be stored and be easy to access. And with so much business being conducted on the move, businesses need the option of having a phone system that can virtually travel with them. They need complex call forwarding features that allow them to quickly and efficiently redirect calls, in order to ensure that every...
September 5, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
Computers Become More Reliable Than Humans
Before phone systems became completely computers and automated, most businesses had a main switchboard that customers could call. Business owners would hire a receptionist to answer calls and connect the caller to the appropriate person in the company. But this system relied on a receptionist physically being at a desk and answering every call that came in. If there were too many calls at one time, or if the receptionist had to step away from the desk for a moment, a call might go unanswered. Even one unanswered call could mean the loss of business. Of course, these days most companies have an automated switchboard and answering service, giving them the ability to have many calls answered...
August 28, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
How To Receive A Fax Without A Fax Machine
When most senior managers and company owners were children, the idea of doing business entirely in cyberspace was almost a notion that belonged in the world of science fiction. In only a very short space of time, the world has moved forward so fast that many people find it hard to keep up with modern technological developments. The fax machine revolutionized the business world towards the end of the last century, with businesses thriving from the efficiency of being able to send documentation instantly via fax. However, with the explosion of email, the fax machine is fast becoming obsolete. New businesses these days rarely even think about getting a fax machine or a dedicated fax number. If ...
August 23, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
Metro Ethernet Solutions Are Best For Businesses
In the past, businesses have often had a hard time keeping up with phone bills, especially if a high proportion of new business is generated by cold calls made by a sales team. When every phone call could potentially lead to a new customer, it does not make any sense for business owners to limit their employees to making a certain amount of phone calls in a specific amount of time due to cost restrictions. Yet the cost of those phone calls adds up, and has to be accounted for by the new business that is generated. It is therefore always advisable for businesses in this position to use Internet phone service providers so that calls can be unlimited. The concept of making phone calls in this...
August 15, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
PBX Systems Are The Future Phones
Running any business is a costly enterprise. Whether the business is large or small, there will always be a juggle between income and expenditure. Most businesses are constantly looking for cost savings at the same time as looking to expand their customer base. But this is a difficult balance to get right. Businesses often find this balance a tricky juggling act because the very process of trying to find new customers incurs costs. In the process of building new business customers, there are advertising costs, and sometimes the cost of producing samples, or giving away free offers of service. The process also often requires many phone calls to be made, and these can be expensive, especially ...
August 9, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
Phones Are Computers; Computers Are Phones
Anyone who has ever used a smart phone in recent times knows that it can feel more like using a computer than a phone. There was a time when a mobile phone was simply a device with which to make a call from a remote location. Over time, as mobile phones became more sophisticated and popular, they were installed with memories that could retain extensive lists of contact numbers. Next came text messaging. As text messaging became an increasingly popular method of communicating, phones became small machines with which people could write instant messages to each other, as well as retaining their original function as telephones. In what feels like a very short space of time, today's phones have...
July 31, 2013 Posted By : Avi Vaknin
Internet Phones Services Revolutionize Business
Gone are the days when long-distance and international calling charges need to show up as big entries on a company's balance sheet. The fact is that the world is doing more international business than ever, and small businesses are thriving in cyberspace. Thus, the need to make phone calls in the traditional way, from a fixed line in an office, has diminished dramatically. Internet phone services can now be used for making voice calls and video conferencing, and the general quality of these services has been steadily improving. Many businesses have experienced the spiraling costs of long-distance and international calls while they try to build their global customer base. To have those costs ...