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Hearing it Clearly: VoIP Growth Good, Expected To Get Better
New research says the service provider VoIP and IP multimedia subsystem (IMS) equipment market hit $1.3 billion worldwide in the first quarter of 2015, a 29 percent increase from the same period a year ago...
Tone Software Dishes on Skype for Business
Tone Software, the company behind ReliaTel VoIP and UC solution, recently gave an interview to Telecom Reseller on the impact of Skype for Business and beyond...
VoIP: Worth Considering for a Number of Reasons
Most businesses have heard about the cost savings of voice-over-IP (VoIP) at this point. There are other reasons to switch as well...
Mideast Market Braces for the Coming VoIP Invasion
Parts of the Middle East are known for their somewhat constrictive ways of life that most democracies take for granted, like voting, or women driving. Monarchies can be that way, and those in power tend to keep it as such, not only because of tradition but also because of the financial incentives involved. If you're making money with a certain way of life, any threat to that income must be addressed...
VoIP Extends its Advantage over POTS
While voice communications seems simple enough on the surface, there are actually big differences in the types of phone service that an enterprise decides to adopt. Increasingly, VoIP is making a no-brainer argument for itself in terms of replacing "common" connections...
Study: Bigger Companies Want More from Telecom Providers
A new survey shows that ICT services buyers and not satisfied with their global telecoms service providers with respect to network performance and customer support...
Finding: SMBs Leaning More and More Toward VoIP
A new study has found that more businesses are choosing VoIP over traditional phone systems...
Mind Your VoIP Security
The Shodan search engine has been described as the "scariest search engine on earth," and with good reason: It is a search engine that helps hackers find vulnerable target devices...
Facebook Messenger Counts for 10 Percent of VoIP Calls
Facebook Messenger wants to be more than just a messenger app, but it's not quite there yet. While the app is useful for SMS, as of right now, Messenger makes up for 10 percent of global mobile VoIP calls...
Mobile VoIP Demand Driving Development Growth
The concept of staying connected is important for all business, regardless of the industry or the channels used to communicate. Fortunately, access to hotspots and Wi-Fi is increasing, supporting a focus on mobile VoIP...
VoIP Rising: Kentucky County Households Show Decline in Landlines
Today, we have mobile devices that can keep us in touch with anyone, anywhere at any time. Thanks to the evolution of Voice over IP (VoIP) you do not even need to rely on your cell phone...
Why VoIP Monitoring is a Must in Every Environment
VoIP monitoring is a critical step to ensure you get the most value out of the implementation, protect your investments and keep your network running as it should...
VoIP Service Opens Up Several New Opportunities
For those who are considering the move to VoIP, there are plenty of advantages that come along with VoIP service, as a new report from Small Business Trends points out...
VoIP Getting a Leg Up Thanks to Small Cell Market
With data an increasingly prized prospect, the means of providing it are likewise prized...
Study: VoIP Set for Big Growth by 2020
VoIP access and SIP trunking services are well on their way to eclipsing the old-time legacy digital telecom, due mostly to advanced capabilities and overall lower costs...
VoIP Helping Drive Network Infrastructure Expansion and Growth
Solution leaders have effectively increased VoIP adoption in both the corporate and consumer sectors, which has in turn driven overall network and cloud-based infrastructure growth...
Which Breed of VoIP Software Is Best?
Asking which breed of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) software is best is almost like asking which car is best, or which beer is best...
VoIP Monitoring Seen as Growing Segment of Industry
Research suggests that the growth of the global VOIP services market is being driven by technological advancements, which in turn lead to a rollout of advanced networks..
Business VoIP Phones: The Time to Hesitate is Over
The argument is growing louder that VoIP can save significant cost and provide features beyond that of traditional communications...
Making the Case for VoIP in Business
Old phone systems worked great up to a point. But in a new age, a new VoIP system is better...
Arab Emirates VoIP Providers Not Amused by Newcomer
There's a new report saying mobile messaging app WhatsApp started offering free VoIP calls earlier this week but UAE telecoms provider Etisalat apparently blocked the functionality a few hours after it became available...
Tone Software Release Demonstrates Viability of Often-Ignored Mainframe Market
Tone Software recently announced that it had released STEPLIB-Rx 3.1, a solution to replace the TSOPLUS software originally offered by CA Technologies for z/OS-based IBM mainframes...
High-Quality Communications Isn't Just for Major Corporations Anymore
With communication costs significantly reduced from the POTS days, it's no wonder everyone is getting on the VoIP bandwagon to give business a big boost...
Along with Cellphones, VoIP Making Inroads in Business
An important reason for VoIP in the enterprise is the features. Unlike analog phones or even smartphones, VoIP brings the goods when it comes to calling functionality...
Research: VoLTE Poised to Help VoIP Market
The service provider VoIP and IMS market posted solid growth in 2014 due to VoLTE deployments and network transformation projects, new research has shown...
It's Time: VoIP Becoming Entrenched in Business
VoIP is here to stay. Now it's just a question of when and how you will adopt VoIP as part of your overall unified communications offering...
Nice Numbers: VoIP Equipment Market Rose 12% in 2014
In conjunction with the accelerating pace of 4G LTE around the world, there has been a nice uptick in the Voice over LTE (VoLTE) equipment market, according to a new report...
Cloud-Based Phone Systems Gaining Favor with IT Pros
Business IP phones are designed with ergonomics and plenty of features, giving users easy, intuitive access to the feature rich telephony and advanced desktop applications enabled by an IP system...
VoIP, UC See Future Full of Growth and Inseparability
If you asked people who follow the technology industry which areas are going to see the most growth the next few years, many are likely to mention UC and VoIP...
FCC to VoIP Providers: Keep the Juice On
The FCC says that because traditional phone companies have always kept a phone line open even when power blackouts are rampant, they should continue to do so for cellphone users...
What is VoIP Monitoring?
VoIP monitoring has become critically important for businesses embracing the next generation of Unified Communications (UC) technologies, with VoIP serving as the IP backbone for those advanced collaboration systems...
VoIP, Hosted VoIP Means Businesses Can Really Connect
There's a lot to be said about communications in general today, but one thing is for certain: we no longer have to worry about exorbitant bills or surprise charges...
The Cloud: A Logical Fit for VoIP Solutions
The cloud has had a far-reaching impact throughout the technology sector, and the VoIP industry is no exception. In fact, cloud computing is a logical fit for VoIP services...
Mushroom Networks Releases VoIP Armor
Mushroom Networks is an up-and-coming provider of specialized networking software and hardware which can enhance the quality of IP-PBX architectures and VoIP connections...
Mobile VoIP Excels When the Right Equipment is Used
With mobile VoIP being as inexpensive as it is, it makes sense that businesses are putting more money on their bottom lines while boosting productivity levels...
Visionary Lobbies for New VoIP Messaging
Organizations that have been slow to adopt VoIP are only convinced to make the switch when they realize that their competitors are spending far less on telecom bills after adopting IP telephony...
Picking a VoIP Provider? Do Your Homework
Is this the year you finally commit and make the switch over to VoIP? If you're like many others in a position to make that decision for your company, you've no doubt looked at all the pros and cons...
Keep VoIP Costs Down, Quality Up
It has almost become gospel in the tech industry, the way the phrase is repeated over and over: VoIP Saves Money. But how, exactly, are these savings achieved? It has to be more than just plugging in a VoIP-enabled phone, right?..
VoIP Seen Enjoying Resurgence in South Africa
The commercial director of South Africa's Turrito Networks says that VoIP solutions are set for a resurgence in the country, and he couldn't be happier...
VoIP Takes on Critical Role in the New Office
From buying goods to making sales on our mobile devices, it is an understatement to say that smartphones have revolutionized the world...
Newest VoIP Threat: Telephony Denial of Service
Any savvy business manager today can rattle off the positive 'whys' of switching to VoIP, with cost savings being the first one usually mentioned. But as with any new technology, as soon as it hits the market, the more nefarious members of society start looking for ways to exploit it for ill-gotten gain. And VoIP has not gone unmarked...
Report: NSA Vexed by VoIP
New documents recently leaked from the NSA itself shows that there are some forms of encryption that are too tough for even the NSA to break, including possibly VoIP calls...
Legislation Would Impose Higher Surcharges on VoIP, Wireless Calling
A rate hike on phone calls in Pennsylvania could have a broader impact on VoIP costs in the near future. The increased charges are designed to pay for the ever-rising costs of maintaining county-operated 911 emergency systems...
Who Will Win When It Comes to Free VoIP Calling Services?
On the consumer side of things, there are a few services to choose from when it comes to making free VoIP calls or VoIP calls that are inexpensive. There are the known contenders, like Skype and apps like Facebook video calling, and then there are some new names in the ring...
VoIP Services Market Forecast Sees Explosive Growth
Those companies that have already committed to using VoIP already know what a lot of other companies will soon learn: VoIP pays off...
No VoIP Yet? A Little Research Can Be Highly Reassuring
Some telecom decision-makers feel that VoIP is insecure, but the truth of the matter is there are plenty of sophisticated defense measures like firewalls, redundancy and encryption to ensure solid, reliable security...
VoIP Security Issues Raise Concerns for IT Execs
Despite all the good things that come with VoIP, some IT executives are becoming more aware of the possible security risks associated with VoIP implementation...
Another Benefit of VoIP: Secure Faxing Over the Internet
When it comes to today's business office and technology, one of the most vexing areas is the fax machine, and all its attendant problems. But there is a simple solution...
VoIP 'Crypto' Phones Can Be Fooled by Voice Impersonation
In a post-Snowden world, surveillance is top of mind for many - as is the growing tsunami of cybercrime...
VoIP, IMS Equipment Market Poised for Growth, Report Says
A new report sees good things for the Q3 2014 market share of various vendors within the voice-over-IP (VoIP) and IP multimedia subsystems (IMS) equipment market and their relationships with global content providers...
VoIP Market Slows Slightly, But Still Primed for Growth
According to new data just published, both the the service provider VoIP and IMS markets grew five percent in Q3 2014 from Q3 2013, to reach $1 billion...
Survey: Small Businesses Steadily Making the Switch to VoIP
A recent survey shows that more than half of prospective small business buyers were actually investing in VoIP for the first time this year...
How VoIP Works Behind the Scenes
With carriers starting to run their networking on VoIP behind the scenes, and consumers embracing over-the-top apps such as Skype, WhatsApp and Line for their calling, VoIP is fast becoming the way that calling is made...
VoIP, Yes; But mVoIP? Not So Fast
For those of a certain age, the admonishment to "Choose wisely, Grasshopper" evokes an image of a 1970's TV show, wherein an older mentor is tutoring a young student in the ways of the ancient martial art, Kung Fu. The same advice can be given today to those CEOs and CTOs weighing the idea of adding VoIP to their arsenal, and even more importantly mVoIP, or Mobile VoIP. While VoIP has been enjoying growing popularity, its mobile counterpart has been struggling somewhat, if a new report is to be believed...
Something New: Making VoIP Calls Through Outlook
A new Telephony API (TAPI) connects a VoIP PBX from Outlook, allowing users to call their contacts right through the program without having to reach for a phone...
Study: VoIP Market Set to See Strong Growth
It's been the talk of the tech world for a while, and now it looks like VoIP is going to take off with a roar...
Ready, Set, VoIP? Not So Fast: Check Bandwidth First
OK, you've done the research, compared the costs, looked at the alternatives and are now ready to make that fateful leap into VoIP. Why wouldn't you? Everyone else seems to be enjoying great service at a greatly reduced cost, for phone service that reaches around the world. It makes perfect sense, right?..
New Report Shows VoIP may be Primed for Expansion
A new report has found that while many businesses say they're onboard and up to date on their mobile efforts, the actual collaboration between management and staffers is lacking...
Preparation is Everything When Making the Switch to VoIP
Going to VoIP might make sense, but it makes even more sense to do your homework first. There are issues of cost and implementation to be considered first...
The Best Quality Demands More than VoIP Monitoring
The proven cost savings alone of VoIP should be enough to entice even the novice in the business space, yet many still focus on the risk of migrating to a new platform...
IP Telephony, UCC Seen as Growth Drivers: Analysis
Market forecasts say that IP telephone and unified communications and collaboration services are not only good economic solutions, but that the market overall is anticipated to reach nearly $10 billion in the next six years...
Tone Software's ReliaTel 4.5.0 Offers New Power in Unified Communications
Tone Software was already a significant presence in the field when it came to both voice quality and the management and monitoring of unified communications (UC) systems, not to mention its impressive presence in VoIP markets...
Tone Software's New ReliaTel 4.5.0 Offers New Power in UC
Tone Software was already a significant presence in the field when it came to both voice quality and the management and monitoring of unified communications (UC) systems, not to mention its impressive presence in VoIP markets...
Joint Future Seen for VoIP and the Cloud
Internet phone service is slowly usurping traditional landlines, and customers are cutting the cord as they experience the many benefits of VoIP...
Six Tips to Avoid VoIP Pitfalls
The promise of streamlined communications and lowered cost is clear in the information touted about Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)...
Deregulation Steps in for Europe's Fixed-Line Telephony Market
New reports from Gigaom suggest that the European Commission now believes there's enough room in the fixed-line telephony market to start some deregulation, but some believe that this move is somewhat premature...
Market for High-Def Voice Set to Hit $2.29 Billion
A new report says the market for HD voice or wideband audio is growing exponentially and is proving to be a vital area for the IP communications industry...
Microsoft Lync UC Finds New Power in Tone's ReliaTel Service Success Pack
More and more businesses are turning to Microsoft Lync when it comes to putting unified communications (UC) systems into place, and of course for many other reasons as well. But for those who find that Microsoft Lync UC could use a little extra juice, there's a new reason to cheer as Tone Software Corporation recently announced the immediate availability of its new ReliaTel Service Success Pack for Microsoft Lync. With the arrival of the ReliaTel Service Success Pack comes a complete set of new tools that make bringing Microsoft Lync's quality and service level management systems to other companies a snap...
Small Businesses Can Find Many Benefits from VoIP
A recent survey shows that 57 percent of buyers are thinking of investing in a VoIP service as their business phone system for the first time...
Video Surveillance Has Many Uses
IP communications is changing just about every area of our lives, offering up new opportunities and ways to conduct business. One of those opportunities is using video surveillance more frequently and in more ways...
VoIP Provider 'VoIP Much' Lowers Rates, But Will it Help?
Toronto-based VoIP Much provides VoIP phone service to residents and businesses in Canada and the U.S. The company offers free calls to more than 1000 cities throughout the country...
Tone Software Helps MSPs Get the Most Out of Business
Recurring revenue is one of the most obvious advantages of getting involved in the managed service provider (MSP) market. Through it, over time you will have an established monthly income...
UCaaS Providers Can Realize Full Potential with Proper Monitoring and Management
Long gone are the days when organizations contracted with an ISP for Internet services and a telecom provider for voice services and equipment. For those companies who don't have the money and resources to manage their communications services in-house, an increasingly popular choice is a Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) provider...
ReliaTel Featured Partner in Avaya DevConnect Marketplace for September
Businesses rely on consistent communication, so quality communication serves as the beginning of the journey to using managed services that will ultimately lead to cost savings and other realms of communication...
Research: Global VoIP Services Market Worth $135.76 Billion by 2020
new market research report published by Transparency Market Research forecasts that the VoIP services market will be worth $136.76 billion by the year 2020...
Why VoIP Monitoring is Critical for the Provider
Companies and residents alike are seeking to expand their mobile capacity, while also embracing the opportunities afforded with VoIP connections. In doing so, the demand for VoIP monitoring also continues to grow...
Why Legacy PBX Resellers Should Consider Offering VoIP
The options in communications today far exceed what the average business could access in previous generations...
PABX Resellers Should Embrace VoIP As Well
While VoIP and all kinds of Internet calling programs are getting bigger all the time, quite a few resellers are actually staying away from Voice over Internet Protocols for reasons that pass understanding to many outside the market...
Website Debuts to Help Businesses Find Best VoIP Products and Services
The VoIP Communication Reviews website has recently been launched in response to people's ever-growing interest in Voice over Internet Telephony technology (VoIP) technology...
VoIP 911: What You Need to Know
Despite all the good that VoIP brings, dialing 911 using IP is still a topic that not everyone understands...
Survey Shows Which VoIP Myths are Still Persistent
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone systems are quickly taking over the business world and even the residential phone market as they offer a cheaper alternative phone service...
ITEXPO Luncheon Keynote Accesses the Open Source Telephony Revolution
Three superstars of the open source telephony world came together on a luncheon keynote panel today at ITEXPO to talk about the great leaps Asterisk and FreePBX have made over the years, and the benefits they continue to provide for businesses...
Leveraging WebRTC to Accelerate the Adoption Process Worldwide
IP-enabled PBX phone systems bring new capabilities to business communication systems; voice, data, and apps can operate on a single network in a seamless manner...
To VoIP, or not to VoIP
It's time to talk VoIP, should your business make the switch? VoIP reduces cost, increases quality and provides a reliable failover should an emergency occur. It is a phone system that resides in the cloud and connects to one's phone provider via the internet; let's take a look and see what it takes to make the switch...
'Line' App Increasingly Captures the World's Attention
The Line app may not be known by all Americans households, but that is starting to change. As of June, the chat app reached 470 million users globally...
VoIP Making Inroads as a Cheaper Landline Connection
Some VoIP-specific devices can offer landline-like service via mobile, with unlimited home phone calling over the Internet. Low monthly fees with the one-time purchase of a console can make VoIP the perfect in-between option...
Measuring UC Savings is Intensive, but Possible
To the surprise of no one in the tech industry, the FCC noted in a recent report that, in both the individual consumer and business markets, VoIP adoption is on the rise...
Study Finds More Residential Customers Opting for VoIP
There continues to be increased U.S. residential demand for Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone service, according to new findings from the FCC...
CounterPath Gets Patent for Mobile Network-Based Authentication
CounterPath has gotten a patent for mobile network-based authentication, and its announcement led shares of the Canadian company to jump more than 27 percent on July 21...
VoIP Provider Site Releases Top VoIP Solutions
If you have been reading anything on technology in the last decade, then you probably know that VoIP comes with a long list of benefits for anyone who is running a business...
VoIP at Center of Net Neutrality Issue in Jamaica
Local reports say national telecommunications company Digicel Jamaica is continuing to block several local VoIP providers on the grounds that those providers are acting illegally...
Making the Case for VoIP Phone Systems in Your Business
By now, you are likely aware of the massive transition that many businesses are making with the decision to switch from traditional telephony to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) business phone systems...
VirtualPBX Introduces Military, Veteran Discount Program
VirtualPBX.com, Inc., a VoIP provider, has introduced its military and veteran discount program to show its support and gratitude for those who have served the nation...
Valuesetters V-Star Calling App Now Available on Google Play Store
Valuesetters Inc., an Internet-based company that seeks free subscribers and revenue-generating subscribers, has revealed that its V-Star calling app is now available on the Google Play store...
Indosoft Gets US Patent for Call Survival
Contact center software provider Indosoft recently received a patent for its Q-Suite Call Survival from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...
Real Benefits for Moving Call Centers to VoIP
The VoIP revolution has changed the telecommunications industry since it first became a mainstream technology in the first decade of the 21st century, and VoIP technology is a great benefit to contact centers...
VoIP Calling Can Conquer Outrageous Roaming Rates
Telecommunications companies have not traditionally provided international calling rates that most mobile users find reasonable, but the proliferation of voice over IP (VoIP) services is stepping in and leaving telecoms in the dust...
Why VoIP is Perfect for SMBs
Companies looking for cheaper phone services have been turning their eyes toward Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solutions...
No Signal in the Building? Use VoWi-Fi to Connect
The increase in multimedia content and the influx of data hungry mobile devices on the communications landscape is seeing mobile operators scrambling to provide services even in areas that cannot be penetrated by mobile networks...
Belly Deploys VoIP Cloud Phone Solution
Belly, a marketing platform for small businesses, has adopted a VoIP cloud phone solution in a bid to provide its workforce of over 100 employees with a simple, easy-to-use phone system...
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