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VoIP is a Great Tool for Remote Work

VoIP is a Great Tool for Remote Work

Social distancing has more or less confined many to their homes, and so many people have begun to adopt remote working to stay busy and to keep their workplaces operational. One way to assist these activities, VoIP (or Voice over Internet Protocol) is a massively helpful tool that many businesses use. Here, we’re going over why this is.

We’ll begin by reviewing the current situation.

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Voice over Internet Protocol is a Valuable Tool

Voice over Internet Protocol is a Valuable Tool

With the cost of doing business rising, it is no surprise that the decision makers at many organizations are looking to save a bit of money where they can. The cloud has proven to be a particularly popular way of doing so - especially through its replacement of traditional telephony with advanced communication methods, like hosted VoIP

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Why VoIP is a Great Option for Your Business Telephony Needs

Why VoIP is a Great Option for Your Business Telephony Needs

With all the communication options available today, it can still be hard to beat the convenience and simplicity of the telephone. However, the phone is far from a perfect solution - it can be expensive, for one. However, what if there was a way for you to get a fully-featured telephone service with a variety of tools, without having to pay an arm and a leg?

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Improve Your Business’ Communication with VoIP

Improve Your Business’ Communication with VoIP

Traditional telephone systems used to be necessary to getting work done in the office and communicating with clients, but in today’s business world, with access to plentiful cloud-based options and the world’s resources at your fingertips, you have other potential assets to pull from. By utilizing a Voice over IP phone system, you too can free yourself from the clutches of telephone companies and move your organization in the right direction.

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3 VoIP Features That Have Operational Benefit

3 VoIP Features That Have Operational Benefit

It isn’t as though we haven't said this before but leveraging a VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) solution over a traditional business telephone system can bring your organization a few very clear benefits. Many of these benefits come from the advanced features that VoIP offers as add-ons. We’ll discuss a few of these features and their advantages.

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VoIP Is the Leading Choice for Business Communications

VoIP Is the Leading Choice for Business Communications

Few technological assets are as important in today’s business world as a working telephone solution of some sort. While its form has changed considerably over the years from a traditional handset terminal to a desktop application or mobile device, its functionality remains largely the same. In some ways, it’s even better and more improved, offering unprecedented opportunities for businesses to revamp their entire communications infrastructure.

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Here Are Some VoIP Features That May Surprise You

Here Are Some VoIP Features That May Surprise You

The business community has embraced Voice over Internet Protocol as the accepted standard for exceptional communications. While there are countless benefits to using VoIP as your chosen communications tool, you might be surprised at how much can be done with them. In fact, you might even overlook some of the best features about VoIP!

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Business Communications Are Changing Rapidly

Business Communications Are Changing Rapidly

Communication solutions for business are changing rapidly, and most of the new solutions go a long way toward using existing technologies that allow these organizations to save money and get more for the services they already pay for.

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Can Hosted VoIP Be a Game Changer for Your Business?

Can Hosted VoIP Be a Game Changer for Your Business?

Many business transactions may be moving away from the telephone, but it is still a must-have for any business. Not everyone is Internet-savvy after all. Nowadays, there are plenty of telephone options out there, but only one carries no upfront hardware costs or a exorbitant fee structure: Hosted VoIP. Today, we will take a look at the benefits of cloud hosted VoIP, and how to get one working for your business today.

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Do You Have a Unified Strategy to Your Business' Communications

Do You Have a Unified Strategy to Your Business' Communications

Communication is one of the cornerstones on which your business functions, and without it, you will find that going about your daily duties is considerably more difficult. Communication is one of the many ways your organization accomplishes both major and minor tasks, so you want to pay especially close attention to how your business handles phone calls, email, and even mobile devices--both in and out of the office.

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How VoIP Can Enhance Your Company’s Budget and Operations

How VoIP Can Enhance Your Company’s Budget and Operations

Chances are that you’re fed up with your in-house telephone network. It may have once been necessary to communicate with your employees and your clients by using a landline, but the modern office has since moved toward a more digital alternative in the form of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephony.


Basically, VoIP uses your organization’s Internet connection to transmit your call to the receiver. It’s efficient because it provides a service via one that you already pay for, rather than adding an additional cost to your budget. However, VoIP provides several other benefits that can save your business money. Here are two of the best ways that VoIP helps your business’s communications become more cost-effective.

VoIP Eliminates an Unnecessary Cost
As we just mentioned, since VoIP uses your business’s Internet connection, it helps you avoid the fees of going through your local telephone provider for all of your telecommunication needs. Plus, most telecommunication providers will try to bundle telephone services with others, which can make it seem like you’re paying for services that you don’t want or need. With VoIP, you’re using an asset that you already have (and need) to cut down on operational expenses.

Granted, in order to guarantee that your VoIP system experiences minimal operational trouble, you need to focus on improving your Internet connection by either working with your Internet service provider or auditing your router’s performance. We recommend contacting technology professionals before implementing major changes to your IT infrastructure--especially one such as VoIP.

VoIP is Flexible
When you add new users to your organization’s network, if often entails some intensive cabling to ensure that the new user’s technology is connected to the in-house network and the Internet. However, as the amount of technology you accrue increases, the amount of space that you have for new workstations and server units decreases. This results in a complex network infrastructure that makes it difficult to effectively optimize operations. This is especially the case if your business is growing.

VoIP makes it much easier to provide new technology without all of the complex cables. Rather than set new telephone cables for each and every new worker that you onboard, all you have to do is make sure that they have a steady Internet connection. This makes it much easier to provide phone systems to your employees. However, you still need to be mindful of bandwidth, as VoIP can put strain on an unprepared network.

Does your business need a reliable communications solution that’s capable of improving operations? To learn more about VoIP, reach out to us at 502.292.5097.

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