VoIP Vulnerabilities: What You Need to Consider When Assessing Business Phone Systems

Many administrators make the mistake of being satisfied by providing VoIP components the same security as they do to their regular data networks. But VoIP security needs differ from other data security needs. This paper looks at reasons why and how this influences the construction of VoIP networks. Read about major VoIP security threats and how they can be circumvented, as well as best practices when assessing VoIP systems.

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The Business User’s Glossary to VoIP

"VoIP? Is that cheese?” When first learning about voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) phone systems, many business users aren't all that familiar with the technology, much less the terminology used when speaking about it.

This glossary provides a useful list of common terms and their definitions to help nontechnical business users familiarize themselves with VoIP. They'll learn that in fact VoIP is not cheese, but a form of IP (hey, that rhymed!).  Read More

Cloud VoIP SMB Phone System Buyer’s Guide

Small to midsize businesses (SMBs) can enjoy big business features from cloud voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) solutions with little to no upfront spending. Other benefits include ease of use, minimal to no IT pros managing the system, scalability, and much more.

Download the "Cloud VoIP SMB Phone System Buyer's Guide," designed to highlight different vendors and feature sets that are noteworthy when it comes to purchasing an SMB phone system, so you don't have to. This guide is also... Read More

Five Signs You Need a VoIP Phone System

Legacy telecom vendors have little incentive to transition you to voice over internet protocol (VoIP), and as long as the phone system is working, you’ll need to discover those reasons yourself.

"Five Signs You Need a VoIP Phone system" draws from carefully compiled research about how small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) think about phone systems and the triggers that lead to making a change. From this, we have identified five such reasons that tell you the time is right for a VoIP phone... Read More

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Switching Phone Systems: The Six Key Considerations

There are lots of possible reasons you might want to switch to a new phone system. The old one might cost too much or be too troublesome to operate and maintain. It might not be flexible enough. It might not be reliable enough. Or it just might not have the kinds of features and capabilities that you need in today’s competitive business climate. This guide offers some points to consider in determining what kind of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) phone system you need. Read More

Guide for Serious Business Phone System Buyers: What You Need to Know Before You Buy Your New Business Phone System

You’re on a budget and need the right kind of phone for your business. But before diving into the sometimes overwhelming market, there are a couple of things you might want to know first. This guide offers unbiased information to equip the small business owner with the tools to make the right business phone decision for your business. Download now. Read More

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