The internet has changed the way people communicate by introducing VOIP (voice over internet protocol) technology. Gone are the days of relying on copper wire phone systems, as phone calls can now be made using the power of the web. While it is an attractive option for many companies, some business owners are hesitant to make the switch to Voice over IP phone service. Here are a few tips to make finding a VOIP provider easy and allow anyone to make the switch. It can save money and provide a company with more portability and scalability than ever before.
Many companies don’t want to switch to VOIP because they are leery of installing the service themselves. A quality company will provide installation services and ensure all components are working properly. This alleviates a lot of the fear associated with switching from analog to digital service and allows the business owner to focus on the things they enjoy and not waste time on the details involved with their telecommunication provider.
Dedicated Bandwidth Connection
The company that is chosen to provide the VOIP service should have multiple dedicated bandwidth connections for transporting the voice data over the internet. This will ensure they have the capacity to handle large amounts of data transfers and have a backup provider should one of their connections fail. While no phone service is 100 percent reliable, A VOIP network that is built correctly will be able to provide unparalleled reliability.
Affordable Startup Costs
Switching from analog to VOIP service shouldn’t create a financial burden for a company. A business should be able to use their existing phone equipment and integrate a PBX or virtual attendant into the VOIP service. This helps prevent a significant upfront cost associated with making the switch and will allow a company to begin saving money on their communication expenses right away.
Don’t waste money on expensive analog phone service. Contact the VOIP system experts at True Water IT to learn more about the services they provide, and how they can keep a company operational for less. Check out their website to learn more, and call today to schedule a free VOIP consultation. There is nothing to lose and only a more reliable phone system to gain.