Traditionally, upgrading communications meant the purchasing of new hardware, with an updated set of features. It’s likely that some of those features were critical to your upgrade while others went unused. The choice of a phone system was critical, because it required a sizable capital investment. Today, with the introduction of Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS), a cloud solution offers a communications upgrade that is flexible and agile, while supporting an increasingly mobile staff.
A BYOD plan allows users to bring their own devices to the table, instead of using standard business-issue units. It brings savings to the provider for obvious reasons, but don't jump into this plan without thinking. Here are a few points to consider when starting a BYOD plan.
Happy Friday and welcome back to another Chat with Nat where we get to discuss some great things going on in the wholesale VoIP industry! I want to start off this week’s post by giving a huge shout out to Jason Tapolci, president of VoIP Innovations. This week he celebrated his 40th birthday!!
Well, we’ve made it through another week of business! It’s been chilly outside, but that hasn’t slowed down our week at all. If we were in buffalo, that might be a different story! We’ve been busy working on all kinds of great things for our fabulous customers.
Happy Halloween everyone! We have a few quick things to share and then everyone can get back to their Halloween festivities. I first want to mention the blog posts that we shared on our Wholesale VoIP blog this week:
Ever hear of BYOD? No, we’re not talking about the more commonly known BYOB (Bring Your Own Beer). We’re talking about Bring Your Own Device! Did you know what according to Google Trends, BYOD has been trending at a much higher level than the more well-known terms such as videoconferencing? Since many more organizations are allowing employees to integrate their personal mobile devices into the IT infrastructure, this has become a popular theme in today’s VoIP search trends. Let’s discuss some other highly unique search items that are floating around the internet right now, shall we?
Software Advice, a free resource for VoIP providers, compiled some fantastic research in a piece called Trending VoIP Terms Reflect Market Shifts. In this research they uncover a wide variety of market trends ranging from over-the-top (OTT) apps to Internet Protocol Private Brand Exchanges (IP PBXs) to the Public Switch Telephone Network (PSTN) to Unified Communications (UC). The information they’ve complied is a great resource for those who are ready to jump head first into the VoIP industry. They’ll gain an understanding of how the market has transformed over the years and how it’s going to constantly be changing for years to come.
Our Guest Post today comes from Kimberly Lang. Kim has been to Europe, South America and Asia more than a dozen times. She loves to write about travel and emerging international tech trends.
This is a guest post by Liz Nelson from WhiteFence.com. She is a freelance writer and blogger from Houston. Questions and comments can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.