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TELECOM BLOG, CPAAS, ARCHITECTURE, UCAAS, REDUNDANCY, TELECOMMUNICATIONS

November 28, 2018

Not all redundancies are created equal

Redundancy is arguably one of the hottest topics in the telecom world today. Recently, there have been a plethora of network outages that have many UCaaS and CPaaS resellers questioning the redundancy setups and protocols of the solution they’re selling, and for good reason. If your customers are left in the dark when a data center goes down or when routine maintenance is performed, your...

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UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, TELECOM BLOGS, UC, UCAAS, BUSINESS, VOIP, PROVISIONING, PROVISIONER, VOIP PROVISIONER, TELECOM BLOG

November 02, 2018

Why Provisioning Sucks

(And here’s what 2600Hz is doing about it)

If you have ever dealt with phones, chances are you hate provisioning. If you do it manually, it is exceedingly tedious. If you do it automatically, it can be disastrous. Many organizations opt for a homogeneous equipment mix, supporting only one manufacturer with a proprietary provisioning solution because it works and that’s good enough.

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UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, TELECOM BLOGS, UC, ASTERISK, UCAAS, BUSINESS

October 11, 2018

In Case You Missed It - Top Telecom Headlines in Q3

 

As summer came to a close, so did a major open source acquisition. There’s been a lot of activity disrupting the industry, so in case you missed it, here’s a roundup of the top headlines that have been making waves and changing the unified communications landscape.

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KAZOO, UCAAS, 2600HZ, CPAAS, UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, UC, MVNO, MVNE, VALUE ADDED RESELLER, MSP, ISP, PROVISIONING, MNO, VIRTUALPBX, TELECOM BLOGS, TELCO BLOG, 2600HZ BLOG, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS

July 18, 2018

Guest Blog: Practice What You Preach - Delivering Top Notch Customer Support in Telecom

 

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KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, UCAAS, 2600HZ, CPAAS, UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, UC, MVNO, MVNE, VALUE ADDED RESELLER, MSP, ISP, PROVISIONING, MNO

May 28, 2018

Today’s MVNO Secret Sauce: Creating Specialty Solutions and Increased Functionality through Open-Source

 

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KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, UCAAS, SECURITY, 2600HZ, CPAAS, UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, VOIP SECURITY, VOIP FRAUD, UC, TELECOM SECURITY, TELECOM FRAUD

May 22, 2018

Protecting Your Business By Controlling Telecom Fraud: Carrier Management

"Protecting Your Business by Controlling Telecom Fraud " Is an educational blog that covers several best practices to help you protect your business from fraudulent activity. Over a series of blogs and webinars, we’ll dive into the fundamentals of VoIP fraud, identify typical fraud activities, and discuss essential prevention methodologies you can use to protect your platform, your customers,...

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KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, UCAAS, 2600HZ, CPAAS, UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, TELECOM CONFERENCE, USER CONFERENCE, TELECOM EVENTS, VALUE ADDED RESELLER, MANAGED SERVICE PROVIDERS

April 25, 2018

KAZOOcon 2018: Check Out The Incredible Industry Speakers Enhancing Our Program

KAZOOCon 2018 is disrupting the telecom landscape and the future of communications. This year we've invited several fascinating speakers to join our program to offer a once in a lifetime conference experience.

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KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, UCAAS, 2600HZ, CPAAS, TELECOM CONFERENCE, USER CONFERENCE, VALUE ADDED RESELLER, MANAGED SERVICE PROVIDERS

April 17, 2018

2600Hz: The Best Kept Secret in VoIP & UCaaS

Ever wonder why 2600Hz  seems to be hidden in the shadows? Well question no more. Learn more about how  KAZOO infrastructure is powering some major players in the UCaaS space, and why KAZOO is telecoms best kept secret. Plus a shout out to KAZOOcon and how you can learn more!

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KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, UCAAS, 2600HZ, CPAAS, UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, TELECOM CONFERENCE, USER CONFERENCE, TELECOM EVENTS, VALUE ADDED RESELLER, MANAGED SERVICE PROVIDERS

April 11, 2018

World, Meet KAZOOcon: The Conference Disrupting Telecom INNOVATION

Telecom conferences are a dime a dozen, but not anymore. KAZOOCon 2018 is disrupting the telecom landscape and the future of communications. But to gain insight on why this conference is so valuable, you have to understand the story. So let's go back to where it began, how it evolved and why this year's event is going above and beyond all the rest. 

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KAZOO, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, UCAAS, SECURITY, 2600HZ, CPAAS, UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY

March 26, 2018

Protecting Your Business By Controlling Telecom Fraud: Preventing Hacked Equipment & Settings

"Protecting Your Business by Controlling Telecom Fraud " Is an educational blog that covers several best practices to help you protect your business from fraudulent activity. Over a series of blogs and webinars, we’ll dive into the fundamentals of VoIP fraud, identify typical fraud activities, and discuss essential prevention methodologies you can use to protect your platform, your customers,...

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BUSINESS, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, VOIP, UCAAS, PAAS, TELECOM, HOSTED, BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS, NET NEUTRALITY, BATTLE FOR THE INTERNET, SIP TECHNOLOGY

December 11, 2017

Guest Blog: Vinix - Save the internet (How Neutrality Affects you)

Author: Mark Diaz - Founder of Vinix Global. Twitter - Facebook - LinkedIn  

The year was 2005. Vonage, an innovative communications pioneer, had introduced a little analog to digital box that allowed residential customers the ability to connect their home phones and call over the internet for significantly lower rates than the local telecom providers. They had just closed a $40M funding round...

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BUSINESS, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, VOIP, UCAAS, PAAS, TIP, TELECOM, HOSTED, TELECOM INFRA PROJECT, BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS

November 06, 2017

What is the Telecom Infra Project and How Is it Changing Business Communications?

This year we are proud and excited to announce that we are sponsoring the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) Summit in Santa Clara! But you may ask yourself, what the heck is TIP anyways. So we figured we’d dive into how the Telecom Infra Project is making waves and why those within the communications industry should pay attention.

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BUSINESS, CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS, VOIP, GENBAND, SONUS, UCAAS, PAAS

November 03, 2017

Tis the Season of Mergers: How Genband & Sonus Fit Together

Another day, another telco merger! Last week Cisco announced it bought BroadSoft for $1.9 billion dollars, this week Genband and Sonus have announced the completion of their merger into a new company called Ribbon Communications. Former Sonus and Genband shareholders each own approximately 50% of the parent company, which had approximately 102 million shares outstanding post close. Genband’s...

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