Got VoIP for Your Business?
A recent survey on U.S. small and medium sized businesses' (SMB) perceptions and usage of business phone systems illustrated some intriguing results; most notably that awareness of technology trends and specifically business phone system trends is low. And, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau Data firms that qualify for the SMB tag make up 99.7 percent of employer firms in the United States. When we put these two points together, there's an issue-as Plato once said, "Ignorance is bliss." If you don't know, you simply don't know. [Read More]
Virtual PBX Provider Unveils Concierge Service
XO communications provides solutions for businesses and wholesale customers that keep them competitive in today's always-on, always plugged-in business landscape. And recently, it announced that its already successful Hosted PBX service has been upgraded with the addition of the "HPBX Concierge." [Read More]
VoIPstudio Offers Free SalesForce Integration
VoIPstudio, a provider of business Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services, has made integration of its hosted PBX product with the SalesForce customer relationship management (CRM) platform a free service for the month of April. [Read More]
Mid-West Ireland Not Keeping Pace with Cloud Technology
In the later part of last year, an attempt was made to hook small businesses in Clare, Ireland into virtual networks in the hopes that it would stop its rural operators from falling further behind their continental rivals. The pilot was backed by the European Union (EU) and referred to as the "Create Project." [Read More]
Virtual PBX Provider Does Community Good
Every day the news is filled with stories of hostile takeovers and the competitive nature of the business landscape so it is important from time to time to take a look at a company in the virtual PBX space doing some good for the community. This week, FreedomVoice announced that its philanthropic partnership with San Diego's Rady's Children's Hospital is a rousing success. [Read More]
Barry Moltz: Featuring Peter Shankman When Self-Promotion is done right, it's not Self-Promotion: It's Help. Peter explains why the new rules of Self-Promotion start with helping, and end with other people doing your PR FOR you!