Ensure Economical Telephonic Communication

by : Darlene Kaitlene

Cost-cutting is perhaps the most crucial concern for almost all businesses, whether large, medium or small. For businesses whose major share of business activities involves calling customers round the globe, cutting down the communication costs ranks high on management's agenda.
Telephonic communication becomes quite expensive if you are making international calls or long-duration local calls. Cost-effective global communication can be achieved through VOIP solution.

Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) technology is the latest communication technology that has revolutinised telephony. VOIP is a technology that is used to transmit voice or audio files over the Internet. the audio files transmitted over the Internet are received by a computer, a VOIP phone or a standard analog telephone.
Many businesses are opting for VOIP solution in order to slash the communication costs. However, switching to VOIP telephony is a crucial decision that needs to be taken after considerable thought and situation analysis.
There are many companies that provide VOIP solution to businesses. In order to avail the benefits of VOIP, one needs the following:

  • VOIP hardware

  • High-speed Internet connection

  • Subscription to a VOIP service

In order to implement VOIP solution in your organisation, connection to broadband (Cable or DSL) is essential as the audio data needs to be transmitted over the Internet.
VOIP hardware includes VOIP phone, adapter, VOIP-compatible router and softphone.
A VOIP phone is an entity that helps you to make calls over the Internet by making use of the various communication standards to send calls through a network. An Analog Telephony Adapter (ATA) is a device that when plugged into an analog telephone or a computer enables you to use them for making VOIP calls. A softphone is a free downloadable computer application that helps you to make and receive calls through VOIP by using your computer.

You need to choose a VOIP service plan as per your requirements. VOIP service plans include call forwarding, call waiting, voice mail, great International rates, caller ID, etc.

What are you waiting for? Build your business goals on the cutting-edge communication technology of today and reap the benefits tomorrow.