Free VoIP Quotes

By Catherine Hensley
Updated: August 09, 2011

If your business is in the market for new telecommunications technology, consider adding VoIP to your arsenal of communications tools. Easy to use, versatile, and simple to install and upgrade, VoIP’s multi-functional capabilities make it an attractive option for many businesses. There are many online websites and other tools available to help you sift through different VoIP options. This article will help you in the gathering of price quotes for VoIP systems.

VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) is a multipurpose technology used in the management of voice and data operations. VoIP transmits voice and data communications (including telephone service, email, faxing, and video conferencing) across a single Internet connection. With VoIP, this one network connection can handle multiple telephone calls (both incoming and outgoing), as well as data applications and other communication files and programs. Its ease of use and set up reduces costly telephony maintenance (often eliminating the need for outdated equipment), and the simplicity of its operation and generally low service fees have made it popular, particularly with small business owners.

When your company is searching for VoIP equipment and a service provider, one good idea is to seek out price quotes. Make sure you keep your company’s budget and other related restrictions in mind as you sift through the results. Also, coming up with a list of the most important features your business will need with a VoIP system is a good strategy for saving time and money. When you get the quotes, you’ll be able to weed out more expensive options or vendors more easily if you have a predetermined list of what you do and do not need.

If you’ve heard about a particular VoIP service provider or have been given a recommendation, contact the vendor directly about receiving a price quote for services ( Many individual vendors have online forms available on their website that are easy to fill out and submit. You enter your contact information and usually some brief information about what you’re looking for, and the vendor will contact you directly with a price quote.

For those who are seeking more general information on VoIP installation and services, many price-quoting websites offer online information submission forms as well. These sites will take the information you enter and gather quotes from a variety of vendors in your area that match your desired criteria. You’ll be able to compare different vendors with the various equipment and services they offer.

Whichever method you choose, gathering price quotes for VoIP systems is a good way to start researching new communications tools for your business.

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