Category Archives: CallerID

Three More Ways to Use Virtual PBX

Create Podcasts – Podcasts are basically audio recordings that can be posted online and downloaded by anyone. Today, more and more businesses and individuals are choosing to communicate via podcasts as an alternative to radio and blogs. Unlike radio and … Continue reading

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Virtual PBX Reduces International Dialing Rates

Making international calls has often been an expensive proposition for small and medium businesses. If you have clients living overseas or live abroad yourself, you know keeping in touch with people around the world can be extremely expensive. Just in … Continue reading

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Virtual PBX Adds VoIP Phones and New Flat-Rate Plans!

The time has come — Virtual PBX, provider of the no-compromise business phone system, announced support for hardware VoIP Phones along with new flat-rate plans, fortifying their lineup of industry-leading plans and services. With this, Virtual PBX now controls the … Continue reading

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Virtual PBX Adds Call Recording – For Free!

We are excited to announce every Virtual PBX system now includes call recording in all standard plans at no added cost for customers. “This is the latest in a series of enhancements that Virtual PBX has rolled out this year,” … Continue reading

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Show Your Company Phone Number from Any Phone!

If you’ve called a customer using your home phone or cell phone, then you’ve probably had them call you back on that same phone number — they just redial the caller ID left on their phone.  Suddenly your personal phone … Continue reading

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Get Your 855 Numbers Here!

If you haven’t already heard about it, the FCC is releasing the 855 prefix for toll-free numbers on October 2, 2010.  Since none of those numbers are currently taken, numbers like 855-Call-Now or 855-855-8558 should be available.  All of the … Continue reading

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Telecom Disaster Recovery with PBX Parachute

In previous blogs we covered the importance of telecom disaster recovery and what to look for in a telecom disaster recovery service provider.   The industry has published many studies and surveys about how crippling a telecom disaster can be as well as how unprepared most companies really … Continue reading

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5 Things to Look for in a Telecom Disaster Recovery Provider

A 2009 study from the Business Research Institute revealed that of all the recovery points necessary in the event of a disaster (data loss, employee management, notifications, etc.), 65 percent of businesses surveyed said telecommunications was the weakest link. Given … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why You Need Telephone Disaster Recovery

When disasters occur, a company has a lot to deal with. Protecting your employees and assets is important, but can still leave you paralyzed. It’s one thing to protect your data and network, but what about ongoing customer interaction? It … Continue reading

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Using Multiple Virtual Numbers to Make AND Save Money

Lots of information flows through your business’s phone lines. Potential customers who don’t leave contact information could still be reached if you had access to their caller ID. Marketing spending results could be tracked precisely if you could find out … Continue reading

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