When you already have a lot of wirings on your desk for your mouse, Internet connection, computer power, and phone charger…. you don’t need to add another wire for your headset.

A Bluetooth wireless headset does not just set you free from your seat but also make switching calls between your devices a breeze. To make your decision making simpler, we compare the four top Bluetooth headsets side by side with their popular features and functions for you. Let’s take a peek!

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The Plantronics Backbeat Pro 2 (New!)

The Plantronics Backbeat Pro 2The Backbeat Pro 2 is one of the most robust wireless headsets from Plantronics that gives you the freedom to communicate or listen to your favorite songs wire-free.

With signature audio quality and up to 100 meters/ …

toshiba-directionSince Toshiba announced their decision to wind-down their Telecommunication Systems Division (TSD), effective immediately, a lot of people are searching for alternative solutions to replace their current phone system. If you don’t have any replacement plans yet, don’t panic! Our VoIP specialists are here to give you some directions.

 

What are the Alternative Options to Toshiba Phone Systems?

Since Toshiba phone systems are all proprietary, switching out the system will involve replacing the entire phone system. This, understandably can seem like a daunting endeavor but seriously don’t panic! You can also see this as an opportunity to make a change for your business. Our VoIP specialists have come up with a three-step process below to help you find the best replacement option for your …

Sangoma FreePBXSangoma has been continuously investing in FreePBX R&D to bring customers new features such as Zero-Touch Provisioning with Sangoma IP Phones, Zulu Softphone and other language and compatibility support to enhance its functionality and the user experience.

Today, Sangoma goes one step further to release the latest version of FreePBX – FreePBX 14 RC1 (Release Candidate 1). This version offers advancements in all areas, from a newer Operating System to many new features including Calendar Module, New End User Control Panel (UCP), and a new Updates & Upgrades module.

We are thrilled to see FreePBX become more powerful than ever before! To learn more about FreePBX features follow our blog series: Sangoma’s FreePBX Modules!…

Grandstream and BroadSoft customers are in luck! Grandstream Networks and BroadSoft, a global market share leader for cloud business communications, announced today that they have completed BroadSoft’s BroadWorks® call control platform interoperability testing for Grandstream’s new products including GXP1700 series Mid-Range IP phones and HT800 series Analog Telephone Adapters (ATAs).

Service providers and customers using BroadSoft’s business platform can now deploy Grandstream’s GXP1700 IP phones. The HT800 series ATAs can also be deployed to integrate analog phones with IP network.

grandstream-logoThis successful interoperability testing unlocks all Grandstream’s current IP phones and ATAs to be interoperable with the BroadSoft Business Software-as-a-service (SaSS). The validated IP phones include the GXP1600 series, GXP1700 series, GXP2100 series, GXV series, DECT Cordless IP Phones and more! We are excited to …

cloud-computing-1989339_1280Make no mistake, almost everything is becoming a cloud based service. Still running Exchange? You’re living in the past, my friend. Phone systems are, of course, no different. While I’ll maintain there are huge advantages to running an on-prem system (mostly cost and low latency), there are a lot of conveniences of having your system in the cloud. Now, when I say cloud, I am referring to platforms like Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services for this specific post.

Let’s talk a little about the conveniences of a cloud hosted phone system. First, it makes deploying remote phones a much easier process, mostly because every phone is now remote. It also allows anyone traveling abroad to bring their phone with them, and with Internet …

 

gds3710Things have been pretty busy over at Grandstream HQ as they have recently released a few new products! Grandstream has expanded their large VoIP catalog once again with the release of the GDS3710 IP Video Door System. This is an easy to manage surveillance solution that integrates with your IP communications and features a powerful 1080p video resolution!

gwn7000Grandstream also released the GWN 7000 Enterprise Multi-WAN VPN Router is a features-rich powerful tool for any business and can be shared across one or many different physical locations!

 

gwn7600Another new product released by Grandstream is the GWN7600 WiFi Access Point. This is a mid-level access point for small sized businesses or multiple floor offices and providers dual-band network throughput and expanded WiFi …

When it comes to work, we are all busy. A lot of times we are locked down to our desks for hours working on large projects. Other times we are on exhaustingly long phone calls that we think may never end!

No matter what the cause may be, it is always a good idea to get up every once in a while to stretch or even just to break up the monotony of the day. What allows you to do this? Wireless headsets!

Being able to get up from your desk while on a call can be extremely convenient. Even if it is just to run to the printer, or even walk circles around your desk. There is something liberating about not being tied down …

Our tech support team at VoIP Supply offers great pre- and post-sales support plus provisioning, consultations, configuration, and installation help. We get a lot of VoIP hardware and software questions and would like to share the solutions with everyone.

In previous Mom’s calling Q&A series, we have discussed: What’s the default password for Plantronics Headsets? Today, we have more new real questions and answers from VoIP users just like you.voi

Is Audiocodes Mediant Gateway Interoperable with SBCs?

M1KB with modulesQ: Is AudioCodes Mediant 1000B M1KB Gateway able to be fixed with FXO, T1, etc modules and also take on SBC sessions to make it a hybrid solution?

A: Yes, it can and is interoperable with SBCs. It is technically not a Session Border Controller. Users can customize …

If you are in search of Polycom phones to update your current VoIP environment or to replenish a new office, don’t overlook our Refresh offerings. Our Refresh Polycom phones are great quality used phones that have undergone a 10-step reconditioning process to assure that you get the best of the best. And the best part of it all is that they come with a full six-month worry-free guarantee.

Watch below for the process of Examining, Upgrading, Setting to default, and Repackaging Refresh products.

Polycom VVX 310 (Refresh)Polycom vvx300

The VVX 310 is a Gigabit six line phone that provides crystal clear communications and enhances the workplace with collaboration tools and personal productivity features. Receive meeting reminders and alerts, manage your Microsoft Exchange calendar …

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About The GWN 7600 Series

The GWN 7600 Series are the wireless access points (APs) that facilitate wired and wireless network access to large custom areas indoors. This series includes the GWN 7600 Entry-Level Access Point and the GWN 7610 Mid-Range Access Point.

controller-less-managementFrom small-sized businesses, multiple floor offices, to multiple branch offices, the GWN 7600 series has the right solution to cover all your needs, providing dual-band network throughput and expanded WiFi coverage range. With up to 175 meters range and over 250 concurrent clients access, the GWN 7600 series is a very powerful solution for commercial locations that have medium wireless network deployments with medium-to-high user density.

The GWN 7600 Series also features the Controller-less Management, an easy and centralized management through a …