The 2014 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) is happening this week so we thought it would be a good idea to highlight some of our Microsoft Lync devices for Unified Communications (UC).
The Microsoft WPC is an annual conference for members of the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN). Some of our own partners, of which we carry their Lync products, are exhibiting or sponsoring the WPC 2014 such as:
- 3CX: Software-based PBX for Microsoft Windows
- AudioCodes: Lync Gateways
- Cisco: Cisco UC services integrated with Lync
- Jabra: Lync headsets
- Patton: Lync gateways
- Plantronics: Lync headsets, speakerphones
- Polycom: Lync phones, speakerphones, video conferencing
- Sangoma: Lync gateways
- Sennheiser: Lync headsets
- snom: Lync phones
The WPC features keynote speakers, …
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Yealink continues to ramp up their SIP-T4 line with their latest edition: the ultra-elegant Gigabit VoIP Phone SIP-T48G.
What is it?
The Yealink SIP-T48G is a 6 line dual-port Gigabit VoIP phone with versatile functionality and a beautiful interface. It features a 7” backlit color touch screen, HD voice, dozens of ergonomic feature and DSS keys, and PoE Class 3 support. You can choose from either wired or wireless headset compatibility with either the RJ9 headset interface (this VoIP phone has EHS support), or if you use the Yealink BT40 Bluetooth USB dongle you can pair your SIP-T48G with a Bluetooth wireless headset. Gigabit Ethernet allows this Yealink phone to handle several applications at once. The T48G has the ability to rapidly switch on-screen applications …
Due to the popular success of the 7xx Series advanced line of IP phones, snom released the newest addition in Q1 of 2014. The snom 715 is a feature rich 4-line VoIP phone designed specifically to meet the needs and provide the functionality for any small or large business deployment.
What is it?
The snom 715 is an entry-level VoIP phone with all the features you need, just dialed back to make this phone affordable to everyone. Along with handling up to 4 simultaneous calls, the snom 715 has 5 freely programmable keys, call indication with LED, HD audio, speakerphone, multiple audio device support, speed dialing, caller id, call waiting, call forwarding, 3-way conference, extension monitoring and pickup, call park, multicast paging, do not disturb …
Your business depends on communication over the phone, and Jabra completely understands. The Jabra BIZ 2300 Series was designed to keep customer connectivity and satisfaction a top priority.
What is it?
The Jabra BIZ 2300 Series is a new, sleek and modern design made specifically to enhance the user experience. These new headsets from Jabra deliver HD voice, Wideband speaker performance and best-in-class noise cancellation, perfect for sales floors and call centers. Optimized for speech analytics for clearer communication these headsets focus on raising the bar on world class sound.
Not only are they looking out for ease of understanding between the two users at each end of the line, but Jabra is also looking out for you: the new Jabra BIZ 2300 Series …
The proliferation of hosted-private branch exchange (PBX) solutions has led to a surplus of information about these virtual telephony systems. But small business owners should consider the pros and cons of both hosted PBX and on-premise PBX systems when evaluating a new system for their offices.
Business phone systems reviewer Software Advice has recently put together an article discussing the five important considerations for small business owners deciding between Cloud-based and on-premise PBX systems. The team at Software Advice suggests that buyers consider the following:…
If you were a fan of Cisco last quarter you no doubt followed their 4-4-3 promotion where you practically got your 4th SPA504 or SPA303 phone for free when you bought a 4 pack. What a great promotion! Let’s face it, when the marketing giants at Cisco put their minds to work, they pump out some great deals! But all good things must come to an end. How do you top that?
Well, believe it or not, they have! The Cisco SPA504 is arguably our most popular Small Business VoIP phone and has been since it came out in 2009. Not only is the Cisco SPA504 feature rich and sexy, it is pretty affordable too at only $124.99. The SPA504 offers 4 lines, a backlit …
For years, Switchvox has been the most trusted name in feature-rich, out of the box Asterisk® solutions. Digium’s Switchvox has won multiple awards in recent years including the CRN 5-star Partner, Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for Global Growth Leadership, TMC’s Innovation Award for 2012, among many others. Why does the industry love Switchvox? Because it offers the most comprehensive UC feature set right out of the box in an easy to install and administer package. In addition, the phone and email support that is included with each and every user subscription makes Switchvox one of the most supported Asterisk®-based systems available. Digium’s expert team of technicians is always on hand to help with even the most unique problems. Up …
What Is It?
The Elastix ELX-025 is a 1U PBX appliance which can be used as a total UC solution for small and medium businesses. The ELX-025 appliance runs Elastix software, which is a distribution of Asterisk, the free open source PBX software. The Elastix ELX-025 ideally will support up to 100 extensions and 30 concurrent calls.
What Does It Do?
What doesn’t it do? The Elastix ELX-025 is truly a “Unified Communication system”. We hear the UC buzzword everywhere but how many of those solutions labeled UC are really all encompassing of all the ways we communicate? The Elastix platform is.
IP PBX: Embedded into the Elastix system, which is ready for use right out of the box on the ELX-025, is obviously an …
What Is It?
It has been spoken of and referred to since July 2012 but it is finally here, the latest addition to the Cisco Made For Small Business line of communication products, the SPA302D-KIT. The Cisco SPA302D-KIT consists of two components: The Cisco SPA232D ATA and the Cisco SPA302D Wireless handset.
What Does It Do?
The Cisco SPA232D ATA, or VoIP adapter, features a single FXS port for your analog phone or fax machine and a single FXO port to connect to the PSTN. PSTN connection is not required, but can be used as a backup lifeline or to make local calls. The SPA232D has a LAN and a WAN port, making it flexible enough to fit into a SOHO environment, connecting …