Business Phone Systems

Which Phone System Should I Use for My NC Business?

In business, success starts and ends with the phone system that you have. Seem far fetched? If you cannot properly connect to your customers or leads, it will lead to a major decrease in customer satisfaction and/or revenue. Keep your small to mid-sized business equipped at all times with the best phone systems in the

How to Improve Business Communication

4 Effective Ways to Improve Business Communication

Having good communication skills within a business is crucial for success. These skills go far in the fostering and development of positive relationships among employees and future clients. Poor communication skills come off badly to team members and clients, and can prevent your business from reaching its potential. Whether you are the CEO of the

Choosing Telecom Provider

How to Choose the Right Telecom Service Provider

Though unfortunate, it is not uncommon for businesses to lose a client or fail to make a new sale due to an unreliable phone system. For instance, your sales person fails to connect with a new lead because they didn’t get an important voicemail or your calls with a customer are constantly being dropped, causing


A Simple Guide to Understanding 5G

It’s safe to say that everyone who uses mobile devices would benefit from more reliable service with faster speeds. That’s where 5G comes in. Like 3G and 4G before it, this new generation of wireless networks is promising to improve the mobile user’s experience and system performance. 5G Wi-Fi connections are designed to be about


On-Premise vs. Cloud Hosted: What Does Avaya’s Bankruptcy Mean for the Future of Business Communications

This January, telecommunications company Avaya filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after facing challenges that arose from adapting to cloud technology just a bit too late. Though the company does provide software and services and made about 75 percent of their revenue in 2016 from these solutions, their capital structure was based on an older, hardware-focused

What is Structured Cabling, and How Does it Help My Business?

We have certainly come a long way since the telegraph. As communication systems become more complex, it is necessary to find ways to make these systems easy to manage in order to avoid breakdowns in communication and loss of productivity. The network cabling infrastructure is an important part of your company’s IT infrastructure, and proper

What’s in Store for Telecommunications in 2017?

The new year is almost here, and with it comes exciting new things for the telecommunications industry. While 2016 was a big year for telecom, 2017 promises to also bring some important new trends for the industry. Understanding telecom predictions for the new year can help you better prepare your business for the future. Below,

VoIP And CRM Integration

Integrate VoIP and CRM

We have spoken a lot about VoIP and CRM and their technical features. There is simply no need to discuss them individually. Both VOIP and CRM are tried and tested technologies with lots of merits. Let us take a look at the advantages of integrating them. Before we get into the points one by one,

VoIP Network Security

VoIP Network Security Methods

The threat to security is real and often ignored by a majority of users. Though we have been hearing about security threats to data networks connecting our computers, VoIP networks can also be affected by outsiders with malicious intent. VoIP networks are known to be easier to attack. After all, what can I lose, you

Data Security

Data Security And Public WiFi Networks

There is no lack of free Wi-Fi networks in all the major cities and towns across the world. As a traveler, you will always find Wi-Fi networks at various public places like restaurants, airports, hotels and even in parks. This is a real boon for people who want to work on the go or simply