Using VoIP On Your Mobile Phone: What Are The Benefits?
In today’s digital age, communication has undergone a significant transformation. According to Statista 86.29% of the world’s population owns a smartphone. Increasingly, traditional communication methods are being replaced with digital alternatives. The Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) is being phased out, and communication is shifting towards digitalisation. This shift towards digital communication has paved the […]
Hosted PBX vs SIP Trunking: Which is Right for Your Business?
In today’s fast-paced business world, companies need efficient and reliable communication systems to stay ahead of the competition. When searching online for a VoIP solution you have likely come across these terms: Hosted PBX and SIP Trunking. Both are methods of providing your business with VoIP capabilities and access to all the advanced VoIP features. […]
What Is The PSTN and How Can You Prepare for The PSTN Switch Off?
The PSTN system has been in use since the 1800s. But the use of PSTN technology has been on the decline and is being gradually phased out. In 2017 Openreach announced it will be shutting down the PSTN system for good in December 2025. In 2023 many businesses are still unaware of this. We regularly […]
7 Benefits of using a Managed Service Provider
Managed Service Providers (MSPs) have become an increasingly popular option for businesses seeking to outsource their IT operations. With rapidly advancing technology, many Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are struggling to keep up. MSPs offer support, expertise and latest technology at a fraction of the cost it would take SMEs to set up and maintain […]
The PSTN Network is no longer viable: Here’s Why
The PSTN Network is reaching the end of its life, but why? In this article we will explain what PSTN means and why it is closing. We’ll also suggest few ways you can start preparing. PSTN meaning and origins The Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) provides the necessary infrastructure and services for public communication. It […]
VoIP DDoS Attack on UK ISPs
Voipfone has been experiencing ongoing Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks periodically since last month and is currently experiencing another one. What is a DDoS attack? A DDoS attack works by intentionally overloading a server or an end-user with a mass of data requests from multiple devices. These devices are often a part of large […]
Apple users urged to install new security update
Apple released important security patches in iOS 14.8 following reports of new spyware exploiting a serious vulnerability in the iMessanger service. The “zero-click” spyware allowed hackers to access devices through the iMessanger service without any input or knowledge from the user. Citizen Lab said the security flaw has been exploited to plant spyware on a […]
Google Clock alarm is being silenced
Have you been sleeping through your alarm recently? Rushing your breakfast and showering with 15 mins left till work starts? Maybe you’ve suddenly become a very deep sleeper…or you are using Google Clock! Users have been reporting their Google Clock app is not working correctly. The Google Play Store app has been hit by a […]
Telephony facts you may not know, but may find interesting
The death of analogue phones is approaching rapidly. As you may know the Openreach PSTN Switch Off is happening in December 2025. This means traditional telephony lines will no longer operate. Many services still depend on phone lines, this means you will have to upgrade those before the switch off happens. In celebration of the […]
7 Expert Tips for Choosing the Best Business VoIP Service for Your SMB
In today’s fast-paced business world, communication plays a crucial role in ensuring the success of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). And with the advancement of technology, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) has become an increasingly popular choice for SMBs seeking a cost-effective and reliable communication solution. However, there are countless VoIP providers trying to sell […]