Posts tagged " cloud communications "

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Enabling Frictionless Cloud Sales and Service

May 14th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

What’s the main reason SMBs are moving to cloud-based business services? It’s faster, easier, and *cheaper – i.e., frictionless cloud sales and service. Let’s roll back about 10 years ago. The only option for business communication services was to call up your incumbent service provider or possibly a CLEC. Your provider of choice would have to come […]

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IP-Based Voice and Video – A Codec Primer

June 26th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

“Quality Vs Bandwidth”  Graphic Courtesy: opus-codec.org The Migration to IP-Based Communications VoIP services have been around for more than 20 years, but it was only in the early 2000’s when they began to take off, primarily in the consumer market. It was not until 2004 that mass-market VoIP services became widely available. By that point, the business […]

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Getting the iMessage – How #UCaaS and #OTT Are A Mandate for Solutions Providers

June 10th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

One of the big centerpiece announcements to come out of WWDC last week was Apple’s revitalized take on its popular iMessage platform. What started as an alternative for carrier text messaging programs will soon incorporate push-to-talk voice messaging, group chats, and more. Sure, iMessage is, ostensibly, a consumer app – but it’s also been adopted […]

There are many different types of cloud solutions, all helping to drive adoption of things like "over-the-top" applications

Cloud Communications: Four Benefits to Consider

October 8th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

The exploding growth of smartphones and tablets has driven the establishment of new cloud-based technologies that are redefining the way individuals within businesses connect with each other. The shift to a heavily mobile lifestyle has led to the growth of over-the-top (OTT) applications and services that are accessed from the cloud over data as opposed […]