Daily VoIP News Digest
Wednesday 30th of December 2009
October 30, 2008

Richard Huish College Keeps Tutors in Touch

by Alan Harten
Located in a very attractive town of Taunton in Somerset, sixth form educational institution Richard Huish College is regarded as the number four College in the whole of the country for their high standard of A-level passes. When their ageing phone system needed replacing the college wanted a highly flexible system that could cope with the continuous movements of staff between ...



October 28, 2008

Vaioni offers hosted VoIP for £6

by Jan Harris
ISP and security provider, Vaioni, is offering its Business Class Hosted VoIP service, Clear Voice, for just £6 per user per month, to customers who buy its recently launched 100mb Leased Line for £800 per month. Clear Voice provides a fully redundant VoIP service, with a host of advanced business features including geographical numbers, unified messaging, automatic call distribution, and ...



October 24, 2008

Deloitte Award for Sales Goes To Snom, Again

by Alan Harten
Over the past five years, German company snom has enjoyed very successful sales growth in the area of Voice-Over IP phone manufacturing, and in recognition of this achievement they are, for the second time, recipients of the Deloitte Fast 50 Award. Over those five years the company managed to increase sales by 400%, especially in the area “Communications/Network Operations”. The award ...



October 21, 2008

Fring in innovative partnership with mobilkom

by Jan Harris
Fring, a mobile internet service and community which allows users to keep in touch with social network contacts while on the move, has announced a bespoke version of its service for integration with moblikom Austria's A1 over IP service. As well as providing fring's full mobile VoIP functions, the service will allow mobilkom Austria to provide customers with a mobile internet ...



October 20, 2008

Call Centres Move into the Home

by Alan Harten
One of the reasons that call centres have shifted their operations overseas is because of the difficulty of retaining staff, especially part time staff. Travelling across a city to a call centre for 3 or 4 hours work at peak call times is simply often not viable for employees. Now Inclarity, a leader in the hosted VoIP market, claims to have ...



October 16, 2008

Vopium launched on BlackBerry

by Jan Harris
Mobile VoIP provider, Vopium, has announced that its service is now available on Blackberry devices. Users of the BlackBerry Pearl, Curve and the BlackBerry 8800 series, can now download and install Vopium and benefit from significant cost savings. Vopium users can save up to 90% on international calls and SMS messages from their home country. Whan a user makes ...



October 15, 2008

snom launches 820 VoIP business phone

by Jan Harris
snom technology AG is launching a new VoIP phone designed for business users, the snom 820. The phone combines snom's tried and tested VoIP technology with the latest in handset functionality and design. The snom 820 features a high-resolution TFT color display, making it easy to view data through the XML browser. It supports WiFi standard 802.11 and high-quality sound ...



October 8, 2008

New Chief Operating Officer at Cellcrypt

by Alan Harten
Voice and VoIP security products company, Cellcrypt, had appointed Dr Sanjeev Ahuja to as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). His remit will include the creation of a viable business plan to enhance Cellcrypt’s portfolio. Sanjeev has a quarter of a century invested in the management field with emphasis on operational, and technology functions. He has considerable experience in advising ...



October 7, 2008

Fring available on iPhone and iPod

by Jan Harris
fring has been approved by Apple, and is now available for iPhone and iPod devices, from the App Store. Fring will allow iPhone and iPod users to enjoy live, mobile instant messaging with friends, no matter what device their contacts are using, and benefit from cheaper calls over WiFi. Service users, called 'fringsters', can chat with contacts on their favourite ...



October 3, 2008

ShoreTel Expanding Global Presence

by Alan Harten
ShoreTe, which is well known for its Pure IP Unified Communications solutions, has produced several new products to tempt its worldwide audience. To back this up it is going to open up new office sites in several new countries and also seek new distributors in other countries. Its ShoreTel 8.1 will be released worldwide, with support available in Argentina, Australia, Austria, ...