Video conferencing is a communications tool that is used across many different organizations, but the quality of video conference calls depends greatly on the quality of your network.
So, you have decided to make the switch from analogue telephones in the workplace to hosted VoIP. By doing so, you will experience a number of benefits that include far greater scalability, improved scope for disaster recovery in times of emergency, improved audio clarity on calls, and the ability to make calls from multiple devices. Considerations for Hosted VoIP If you are sold on the benefits of Hosted VoIP, you still need to consider a few things before you commit to one particular service provider: Calling Plans. Depending on the size of your business and its calling requirements, you will want to opt for a calling plan that fits your specific needs. If you are the owner or a manager of a small business and you expect to grow within the next few years, you will want to opt for a scalable calling plan that allows you to increase your…
The sales function of any organization is key to business success. You can ensure that your sales team is using the best tools to seal new deals by upgrading to Avaya IP Office.
Audio and video conference calls are commonplace in any business, but how could using an operator to assist your call improve your workplace communications?
The healthcare sector is always trying to improve work processes in order to improve patient care. How can healthcare institutions use new collaborative tools to improve work performance?
Wireless networks are essential to educational institutions, but with every wireless network there are threats. Advanced network security technology can help to eliminate those threats.
Virtualized networks are now extremely important in almost every workplace. But having visibility across layer 7 applications within a network is essential if that network is to work efficiently and securely.
Our workforces are more disparate than ever, and this can be a cause of communication gaps. You can ensure that your employees are always connected with multi party video calls.
The BYOD revolution The incredible growth of smartphone and tablet devices over the last five years has not only affected the way that we interact with friends and family and access media – it has also had a profound effect on the workplace. Since virtualized networks offer the opportunity for employees to connect to a work network from any device, many people prefer to use their own personal devices. A business network that allows employees to use personal devices for work activities is known as a Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD, network. The great benefit of having a BYOD network is that employees often feel more comfortable using personal devices and are consequently more productive. Although there are benefits, one of the drawbacks of a BYOD network is knowing how to manage security threats. When a company does not own the devices connecting to a network, how can network…
A changing workplace Not so long ago, every person that worked for a company could expect to commute to the office, sit at their desk alongside colleagues that they would see every day, engage in work chat by the water cooler, and have occasional meetings in the boardroom. Thanks to hosted VoIP and cloud based solutions, the idea of being in the same physical location as your colleagues at all times is no longer such a priority. In fact, the work flexibility that these technologies can bring can have overwhelmingly positive effects on a workplace. When implemented correctly, it is even the case that these advanced technologies can help to recreate those informal water cooler moments that are so central to every work experience. The influence of Hosted VoIP and the Cloud Hosted VoIP and the cloud have influenced 21st century business in a number of ways: Business Process Outsourcing….