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Hosted VoIP Is About More Than Cost Savings

The transition to a cloud solution often begins with a search for cost savings. While cost savings are generally a reality with cloud migration, what begins as a budget-focused move often turns out to be more of a strategic transformation. This is particularly true when it comes to hosted Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). As companies bump up against contract renewal time, they begin exploring new technology and find that

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Pairing the Right SD-WAN and VoIP Solutions for Success

If you’re considering a communications upgrade, you’re likely looking at Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Because VoIP relies heavily on the strength of the network connection, you may also be weighing the possibility of an infrastructure upgrade to software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN). With SD-WAN and VoIP, not every pairing will work well. Here are the considerations you should keep in mind when evaluating SD-WAN to support VoIP: Hosted or

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The Basics of UCaaS

Just a little over two decades ago, email was revolutionizing the business world. While it has been in existence around four decades, it was the second half of the 1990s that ushered in a new wave of communication with a quick turnaround time. Now, Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) is introducing a new round of disruption that is transforming the ways enterprises communicate. What is UCaaS? UCaaS is a cloud

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The Factors Influencing POTS Pricing, and What You Need to Do About It

Many enterprises have been considering switching to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) or unified communications (UC). While these technologies have grown, the industry has seen an upward shift in the pricing for plain old telephone service (POTS). Here are the main factors shaping this change: The bundling of servers: Cable companies have been offering deals for years now that bundle internet, telephone, and cable for a low price, but this type

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4 Productivity Gains Promised with VoIP Implementation

Productivity gains – it’s a hot topic for any organization vying for a competitive advantage. The challenge tends to be found in creating the right balance between innovations that can deliver the promised benefits and supporting organizational change to seamlessly integrate new solutions. It’s a balance that must be achieved for any company considering VoIP, but the productivity pay-off is worth the effort. While a number of different vendors promise

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