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- Powernet Newly Certified by the WBENC as a Women Owned Company
Powernet is pleased to announce it has earned national certification from the Women?s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), as a women-owned business. Founded in 1997,WBENC, is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit and the largest third-party certifier of women-owned businesses. Providing a national standard, in-depth review of the company and on site inspection is a rigorous process … Continue reading Powernet Newly Certified by the WBENC as a Women Owned Company →
- VoIP Shortage Expected due to Political Campaigns
Wholesale SIP carrier SipTrunks.org is predicting a shortage of VoIP paths and therefor has opened pre-registration for political campaign. In order to provide campaign teams and political robocall providers with enough capacity, the wholesale VoIP company decided to start working on a first come, first served basis. “Even though many people don’t like to receive … Continue reading VoIP Shortage Expected due to Political Campaigns →
- Telesphere selected as one of the Top Companies to Work for in Arizona
For the second year in a row, CareerBuilder and Republic Media announced today that Telesphere has earned a spot on the CareerBuilder Top Companies to Work for in Arizona list. Telesphere is the nation?s leading provider of fully hosted VoIP and unified cloud communications services for businesses. Top Companies were evaluated and selected based on … Continue reading Telesphere selected as one of the Top Companies to Work for in Arizona →
- Suddenlink Stays Ahead of Subscriber Demand With Device Provisioning and IP Address Management From Incognito Software
Incognito Software, a global provider of broadband software provisioning and service activation solutions, today announced that Suddenlink Communications, one of the largest cable operators in the United States, is using Broadband Command Center and Address Commander from Incognito Software to provision and manage IP addresses for its approximately 1.4 million subscribers. In addition to being … Continue reading Suddenlink Stays Ahead of Subscriber Demand With Device Provisioning and IP Address Management From Incognito Software →
- Allworx Introduces PowerFlex
Allworx, a Windstream company and award-winning developer of Internet Protocol based (IP) phones systems for businesses making the switch to bandwidth-based voice infrastructure, today introduced PowerFlex(TM), its new family of Ethernet switches. PowerFlex is specifically designed to complement its current product line. The benefits are simplified installation and added reliability for Allworx customers. “PowerFlex allows … Continue reading Allworx Introduces PowerFlex →
Our online Asterisk quote request tool is truly very simple. You as a buyer are in control, simply answer the various questions below to get matched up with Asterisk telephone system dealers which can meet your requirements. With several telephone system pricing proposals in hand, it's going to be much simpler for you to make a decision.
As a result of communications demands nowadays, it's difficult to stay current, as well as in touch with your customers. Telecommunications is paramount to profit, and the most basic link in communication is your business phone system. What you're looking for is a "Private Branch Exchange," or PBX. These advanced systems are the foundation of it all.
How you would start shopping for and integrating a PBX into your business is based on largely on what sort of capabilities and services it offers, and also how you will want to use it. What amount expansion would you anticipate, and how long should the system continue to last? What sort of infrastructure do you have in place currently, plus can you make use of it within the new system?
Addressing a few of these questions is generally essential to choosing the perfect fit for your business, and its PBX Phone System. Let's look at an example of a key feature option which can add a great deal to your organisation’s phone system, and far too often disregarded.
You might need to see if you have space for the unit you're considering. A business PBX can vary in size from that of a small rackmount computer, all the way up through the size of a refrigerator. A dazzling array of features is no small comfort if you fail to account for the amount of space the unit will take up, especially if you have a small office.
You'll also need to take into consideration what your current infrastructure is, in regard to telephony. Many business phone systems will take special proprietary setups, extended networking, and more. Some can use a standard phone system already in place, or even your basic computer network - though you may also end up sacrificing features for flexibility and convenience. Many times, the proprietary setups use their special connectors and wiring to deliver more data and extra features.
Not all the systems on the market are proprietary. Many commercial options are powered by an open source PBX package. The "Asterisk" project is a suite of high powered, feature rich software PBX tools, very popular with many businesses. The software runs on a standard PC, along with specialized interface cards to connect you to the outside phone system (including everything from standard phone lines, through ISDN or T1 lines.) Features are rich, including robo-dialing, auto-operator menu systems, voicemail, voice over IP, and much more.
Rather than run this yourself, you an also opt for devices powered by Asterisk, of which many can be found. This can give you many of the rapid development, security, and plugin benefits of Asterisk, without the chore and hassle of trying to install and manage the software on a computer, yourself.
No one can predict the future, or determine how their business will change and expand in the coming years. One thing is certain though, communications will forever be the core of any successful business. The PBX forms the nervous system of your company, extending into each nook and cranny, delivering vital messages. Without choosing a powerful and business phone system though, that nervous system is left lacking, and your business crippled. Power and expandability are critical in finding the PBX that's the right fit for you.
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