Every day, countless phone numbers are purchased by VoIP companies to drive business. This is done using Direct Inward Dialing (DID), a service that allows them to allocate a range of numbers across one or more phone lines. They can assign personal numbers to individual employees that connect to the PBX, without needing a separate physical phone line for each.
VoIP fraud is no joke, especially around the holidays (the number of fraud attacks on domestic holidays increased by 79 percent from 2015 to 2016 alone). So, what can your VoIP business do to protect itself? Gauge your current level of fraud detection by taking a quick pop quiz. A “YES” answer gives you 2 points and a “NO” answer gives you 1 point.
Tally up your points and see what your score is below:
We’ll be at TADHack-Mini Orlando on March 10-11, 2018, will we see you there!
If you’re unsure what TADHack-Mini is, let us fill you in. It’s a hackathon where people from all backgrounds gather to work on software related projects that focus on programmable telecoms. The event encourages attendees to learn, share and code with different groups of people to gain a deeper understanding of the industry we’re in.
VoIP Innovations is a new sponsor of TADHack-mini Orlando coming up on March 10-11 just before Enterprise Connect. They are also a sponsor of TADHack Global on October 13-14, and TADSummit on November 13-14. You can learn more about VoIP Innovations here.
With the global cloud billing market set to grow from $4.5 million in 2015 to $14.6 million by 2020 (a CAGR of 26 percent), it’s easy to see why companies are interested. How about you? If you’re a telephony company providing class 4 or 5 service, you should be. If you’re ready to make the jump, here’s what you should start looking for in a trusted hosted billing provider:
Have you heard? We’re going to be showcasing our new Programmable Numbers Platform and Applications Showroom at Enterprise Connect on March 12-14, 2018 at Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, Orlando, Florida! Enterprise Connect is a world-class event designed to help technology and business leaders make the best decisions possible about migrating, designing and implementing the right communications and collaboration products, services, software and architecture for their enterprise. Meet us there at booth 839 to learn more about our strategy for CPaaS and Programmable Telecoms.
A lot happened in 2017 in terms of cyber security. From major hotel groups to national food chains, gaming companies to high-end retailers…no one seemed to be spared by today’s evolving threat landscape.
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During your sales process, you’re likely to get the question, “Why your company rather than your competitors? What makes you better?” A sales rep who’s not prepared for this question will quickly start rattling off some good points: we’ve been in business for X years; we have great customer service; I guarantee my prices. Those are all good answers, but they don’t really separate you, and the rep over at your competitor is likely saying the same things.
Chances are, your company runs on a VoIP network. Almost 80 percent of U.S. companies today do, compared to 42 percent in 2009. You’re ditching the rising costs of traditional service and saving on equipment, lines, manpower and maintenance. Your brand is part of a market that’s expected to grow from $83 billion in 2015 to $140 billion by 2021. It’s a smart move in today’s digital, data-centric world.
But could you be benefiting more? Perhaps saving more money, or gaining better control over your service? Could you be addressing more specific user needs?
We are happy to announce that we will be showcasing our new Programmable Numbers Platform and Applications Showroom at ITEXPO, held February 14-16, 2018 at Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. ITEXPO is the world’s leading business technology tradeshow and will converge education, innovation and networking across the entire community of IT professionals and thought leaders. Meet us at booth 517 to learn more about out strategy for CPaaS and Programmable Telecoms.