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Microsoft Teams users can immediately take advantage of nexVortex’s feature-rich SIP Trunking or migrate at their own speed With over 155 million active Microsoft Office 365 users, many companies are now considering adopting Microsoft Teams as their primary means of communication. Microsoft surveyed IT professionals and found that 41% expect their employers to move to Teams by the end of 2020.
Telecommunication services don't have to take a back seat when budget constraints come to call Educational Think tank Manhattan Institute reports that America’s per-pupil spending on kindergarten through grade 12 education has nearly tripled in the last 50 years, and the country spends more money per student than any other major developed nation.
Managed SIP Trunking (mSIP) is a money-saving and scalable alternative to traditional service and it’s growing in popularity. Perhaps you’ve decided that your Primary Rate Interface (PRI) service is way too expensive. Or maybe your service provider has decided to discontinue its legacy PRI offering. Maybe you’ve already made the move to a SIP service but are looking for better performance and better guarantees for all your calls – including your IP to IP calls.
Kari’s Law requires multi-line telephone systems (like those found on campuses, hotels, or office buildings) to enable users to dial 911 directly, without having to dial a prefix to reach an outside line. Congressional Bill H.R. 582 of 2017, better known as Kari’s Law, became a legal requirement on February 16, 2018. The Act was a response to the murder of Kari Hunt by her estranged husband in December 2013 while she and her daughter Brianna were at a Texas hotel.
When disaster strikes, will you be able to maintain contact with your customers and support their needs? Business continuity can be the difference between your company surviving or shutting its doors after a disaster. Many businesses aren’t prepared to deal with a disaster. And unfortunately, many kinds of disasters close small businesses for good every year. If you can’t maintain contact with your customers through the worst times, your company could be in jeopardy.
nexVortex is proud to announce that we have been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing, privately-held companies in the US for the ninth consecutive year. Yes, that’s 9 years in a row! A mere 0.5% of all companies hold this honor.
Don’t settle for poor voice quality. In the early days of Voice over IP (VoIP), poor call quality was rampant. There are several very valid reasons why this was true.
The cloud helps organizations move past rigid ways of doing business. The cloud has become an integral part of everyday life – both personal and business. It has quickly moved from a medium which provides convenient storage and back-up, to one where business is transacted.
Looking forward to business advancements in 2019. We’re in the communications business because we want to see businesses succeed and make the most of their time. Our blog is one of the ways we help.
If you are a multisite business looking for voice service, look no further than nexVortex for SIP Trunking.
Move to the cloud for all the right reasons. Like many things, business communications are moving to the cloud — and for all the right reasons including cost-savings and productivity improvement.
Good faith is all about reliable and reciprocal relationships. Every business dreams of becoming a brand that people trust. It moves the company/client dynamic way beyond sales.
Don’t let the mystery of new technology lock you into a bad deal. If your business is ready to implement SIP Trunking for your communications you’ve made the right choice.
If your employees aren’t engaged, can you expect your customers to be? While the advantages of a caring workforce may seem self-evident — surprisingly — employee engagement has only recently entered common business nomenclature.
Clearer communication and energized engagement create a competitive edge. Many companies are embracing video as their go-to medium for meetings. It saves them time, money and nurtures greater engagement and collaboration.
Don’t let these video conferencing mistakes paint you in a bad light. Video conferences have become a standard venue for conducting everything from job interviews to creative meetings.
How VR and AR for business are moving communication forward. It's been 31 years since virtual reality (VR) first made its debut.
Assessing the benefits of value added services. Your competition is only a few simple clicks away from your customers – most of the time, less. What are you going to do about it?
Hosted voice has been around for a few years however it is already transforming the way businesses handle voice communications.
Value-added services can give your product or service an edge over the competition, and while they are no longer a secret weapon, they can help cement your relationship with your customers.
"People don't buy what you do; they buy why you do it." Simon Sinek says this in his TED Talk, offering it as a model for inspirational leadership. It was recorded at TEDxPuget Sound in September of 2009.
The days of traditional landlines might be coming to an end. A New York Post article sites a U.S. government study that found 50.8% of households use cell phones exclusively, surpassing those with landlines (45.9%) for the first time.
Every member of your staff may do their job, attend meetings, and try to stay on level terms with their coworkers. But the real question is, are your employees engaged or are they faking it?
Whether you realize it or not, your business is at risk. In 2017, 9.3 billion malware attacks were launched, and 184 million ransomware strikes were made against companies – 46 percent of which were in the United States.