Business Telephony

Business Telephony: Understanding Business Phone Systems

Updated: January 06, 2011

Understand differences between the 4 leading phone systems. Our Business Telephony Buyers Guide offers insights into:

  • 4 Leading Telephone System Technologies
  • The Advantages and Disadvantages of each Technology
  • Costs and features of Leading Telephone System Brands

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Guide Details

Business telephony plays a critical part in the day-to-day running of just about any company. And if you’re considering upgrading your business telephony, then you have to make the critical decision about what type of phone system your business will use. This guide to business telephony examines the four main types of phone systems, and explains the key advantages and disadvantages that each system offers. It also looks at the costs of each system and how the costs can impact your business. Using information from this guide, you should be able to determine how to upgrade your business telephony, and also which type of phone system to put in place at your company.

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