Category Archives: Technical Advice

The VoIP Addict’s Guide – Hotlining FXS with the ADTRAN Total Access 908e

August 7, 2017
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eF3XhyDVAyg&t A while back we published this video above on setting up the Adtran Total Access 908e as an FXS gateway. To recap a little, an ... READ MORE

The VoIP Addict’s Guide – SD-WAN, and You.

July 17, 2017
I'll admit it. The term "Software Defined" or "SD" is as big a buzz phrase as "The Cloud." I'm not a huge fan of buzz ... READ MORE

The VoIP Addict’s Guide – Redundancy in the Cloud: OpenSwan VPN

April 10, 2017
A few weeks ago, I wrote about redundancy in the cloud, mainly using AWS (Amazon Web Services) as an example. Today, we'll talk about how to ... READ MORE

The VoIP Addict’s Guide – VoIP Redundancy in the Cloud

March 28, 2017
Make 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 ... READ MORE

The VoIP Addict’s Guide – My Top 3 VoIP Systems

February 21, 2017
If you were expecting to read about ShoreTel, Cisco, or Avaya, you'd be wrong. While these are "VoIP" systems, I'd like to draw some attention ... READ MORE

Set Up Extensions on a Cloud Based FreePBX

December 9, 2016
One of the best things about modern VoIP systems is how flexible they are when it comes to how you deploy them. You can use ... READ MORE

It’s No Small Feat Picking the Right VoIP Phone for Your Small Business (Event Ended)

July 16, 2015
Small businesses have the same pressing communication needs as any other business. But with so many phone options to choose from, where do you start? Grandstream is ... READ MORE

End of Year Tax Tips for Small Businesses from Barbara Weltman and Digium

December 31, 2013
Our open-source friends at Digium hosted a webinar that's perfect for small businesses looking for end-of-year tax tips. This recorded webinar features Barbara Weltman, a leading ... READ MORE

Optimized for Lync 2013 vs Compatible with Lync VoIP Phones

August 8, 2013
Over the last couple years Microsoft Lync, formerly Microsoft Office Communicator, has been gaining a larger share of both the enterprise and the SOHO/SMB unified ... READ MORE

How to Recycle Old VoIP Equipment

August 14, 2012
If you are looking to upgrade your VoIP System to a newer one or upgrade your VoIP phones to the latest and greatest, perhaps you ... READ MORE