Posts Tagged ‘nortel voip phones’

What if my organization is reliant on Nortel’s Business Communication Manager ?

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

comtech ip solutionsNortel finalized termination of operations in the year 2009 and Avaya stepped in to purchase its equipment line. Assets from Nortel’s enterprise voice and data business units that were on the verge of bankruptcy were put up for auction. Avaya went for a $900 million USD bid and won the bid in September 2009. By July, Avaya announced about signing of agreements to purchase the enterprise solutions business for $275 million USD, as a measure to strengthen its foothold in the global business communications vertical.


To support its goal of penetrating the competitive market, Avaya bought equipment supporting data switching and unified communications. These purchases gave Avaya a lead in the market share over market giants including Siemens and Cisco.


Choosing the Right Telephony System for Your Business

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

In today’s age of impact email communication, instant messaging systems and mobile apps, traditional desk telephones retain its importance as one of the effective communication tools. Unarguably, traditional telephony systems continue its legacy of facilitating effective business operations, regardless of the kind of business an organization is into. However, with the need of effective and streamlined business operation, organizations have been facing the challenge of real-time communication transcending geographic locations, time and hour! Herein, VoIP leaves its mark! The conventional desk telephones cannot transfer calls, retrieve voicemail or facilitate conference calls, on the contrary, VoIP carves the edge with multiple features that save cost and time. From voicemail, call recording, conferencing to email and ‘click-to-dial’ features, VoIP telecommunication systems have cater to the needs of the businesses, regardless of its type and size. With hosted VoIP, businesses can not only reduce the expenses, but can extensively leverage communication within the business. (more…)

Choosing the Right VoIP Provider for Your Business

Monday, July 14th, 2014

According to a survey, businesses that use VoIP services have been able to reduce the telephone bills by 70%. However, finding the right VoIP provider is one of the most crucial things in order to derive value-added service. There are some of the conventional services that almost all the service providers offer which typically include caller ID, conferencing, call waiting, blocking, speed dialing, call transferring, in-call mute etc. However, it is imperative to look for the service providers that offer some additional benefits along with the conventional features for instance, virtual fax, custom auto-attendant etc.