Phones for Business Buyers Guide

Learn about PBX and VoIP Systems, Compare Top Brands

Updated: January 05, 2011

With this Buyer Guide on Phones for Business:

  • Clear instructions on how to determine your phones for business needs
  • Comparison of the top 10 phone systems for business

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Guide Details

I want to buy new phones for business, but what is the difference between PBX and VoIP? Which technology do I need? What is an IP-PBX?’ If these are some on the questions on your mind when choosing new phones for business, this guide will help. ‘What is the difference between PBX and VoIP, and does it matter?’ steers you through the phones for business technology maze. It tells you what the technology means, why it probably doesn’t matter, and takes a look at 10 of the top-selling phones for business (whatever their technology) and what they can offer.

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