VoIP For Dummies
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Put your phone system on your computer network and see the savings
See how to get started with VoIP, how it works, and why it saves you money
VoIP is techspeak for "voice over Internet protocol," but it could spell "saving big bucks" for your business! Here's where to get the scoop in plain English. Find out how VoIP can save you money, how voice communication travels online, and how to choose the best way to integrate your phone system with your network at home or at the office.
Discover how to:
- Use VoIP for your business or home phone service
- Choose the best network type
- Set up VoIP on a wireless network
- Understand transports and services
- Demonstrate VoIP's advantages to management
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Nothing more than your laptop armed with a wireless interface card, perhaps a set of headphones, and IP telephony software from your VoIP provider. Theoretically, you can walk into any coffee shop or hotel that provides wireless Internet access and make a telephone call while you’re surfing the Web. There are many more scenarios for using wireless VoIP, but I think you get the picture. The following sections provide an overview of some of the VoIP telephony devices you can use with a wireless.
And accessed through the screen. Hard phones, on the other hand, include buttons and software optimized for quick use. The types of features provided with soft phones are generally limited when compared to hard phones. The better versions of soft phones are generally Windows-based, so the software has a graphical user interface (GUI) that enables your computer to do VoIP telephony over the network. In its most basic form, the software needs to display the dialpad for making calls. It also needs.
A result, VoIP enhances productivity. Use of the unified network increases productivity for the company and its customers. The following are two examples among many that could be provided. Larry’s story Larry is a Human Resources Specialist who works for a kitchenware manufacturer. His office is located at the company’s headquarters in southwestern Pennsylvania. Larry frequently travels among the company’s twenty-three locations, which include plants and sales offices spread out across the.
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