Prevent VoIP Telephony Fraud

The VoIP telephony service is Internet based, which inadvertently exposes it to various security threats. Vulnerabilities for each system will be different as everyone uses different systems and equipment. In this article we are going to take a look at some of the most common yet much-needed methods of protection that can be applied to almost any VoIP system. During the installation of the PBX/Voice network, you will need to put in place all the…

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5 Signs Your VoIP Is Hacked

VoIP is the latest technology that offers several advantages to large as well as small business organizations around the world. This is an intelligent communication technology that facilitates continuous communication among employees, clients and business associates. Irrespective of your location, you will be able to take advantage of inexpensive services and features that make business communication even more efficient. VoIP services are extremely efficient and help you stay in touch with your employees and customers.…

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Carrier Management Services and How They Benefit You

What Are Carrier Services? Carrier services are the foundation on which you build your business communications. Simply put, it’s your cable, telephone and Internet services delivered by a service provider. Verizon, AT&T, Windstream, Telepacific and Cox are examples of service providers. What is Carrier Management? Basically, carrier management (CM) is a way to optimize your carrier services without having to contact or negotiate with your service providers. Instead, you work with a CM representative, like…

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How To Capture SIP Packets

For all those IT team members managing VoIP communication systems for their organization, things can become a little challenging. There are several instances of calls dropping after a few seconds or the audio turns one way while calling to specific numbers. Getting the hang of the real problem behind these issues and troubleshooting can be extremely challenging. You might find that the config files are absolutely fine, yet the calls still behave in a weird…

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Top 10 Cloud Services for Small Businesses

The Cloud is not only about telephone or VoIP systems as its services extend to storage and computing, too. Cloud storage is the latest trend among small business owners because it gives them a new and powerful way to access, share and secure their organizational data. Small businesses often lack the infrastructure or investment capacity to maintain the latest storage equipment and this usually leads to problems like data loss, redundancy and data theft. However…

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5 Things about Toshiba’s 5000-Series Digital Business Telephones

Toshiba is a leading manufacturer of digital communication equipments and its 5000-series digital business telephones is highly popular. We all are aware of demand for VoIP business telephone systems and keeping this demand in mind, Toshiba has come up with some of the most advanced digital business telephones in the market. The digital business telephones are perfectly compatible with the latest VoIP technology and they are being used by companies all over the world. 5000-Series…

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6 Reasons Organizations Fail to Encrypt ePHI

Why Will Your Organization be on the HHS Wall of Shame? Guest Blog Presented By: Dave Cunningham Business Technology Officer Alvaka Networks, Inc. The drumbeat of HIPAA breaches in the media is incessant, and the refrain is the same: yet another PC containing ePHI is stolen, so the organization is compelled to notify patients, HHS, and the media.  The OCR swoops in, levies a 7 figure fine, and posts the offender on the HHS “Wall…

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Toshiba Redefines Unified Communications

The Toshiba phone systems – VIPedge, IPedge, and Strata CIX – have a new weapon – UCedge. With client software you can download and install on Windows, Macs, or Android platforms, UCedge gives you new levels of productivity and convenience. Offering a single and familiar user interface, UCedge enables you to access and use unified communications solutions from any mobile device. You can use your tablets, your laptop, or your smartphone and get the same…

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Customize Your Toshiba Phone System

Toshiba is the leading manufacturer of VoIP equipment and solutions. If you are using Toshiba Strata CIX40 handsets and telephony then it is good to know your settings options. Once you know the different types of settings you will be able to change the time, set customized ringtones and even customize call forwarding. Here is a list of some popular settings that can help improve your Toshiba Strata CIX40 system. Changing The Time #,6,5,2 (You…

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Mobile Collaboration – A New Way To Collaborate

Mobile devices have enabled improved access to existing desktop tools. Organizations as well as employees are rapidly adopting smart devices. This has inadvertently given rise to expectations pertaining to user experience and accessibility. The capability of the devices is also increasing quickly which has changed the way employees of an organization collaborate. Thus, it is extremely vital for all businesses to grab a hold of these changing trends and use them for improving teamwork and…

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