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Telephonation.com is designed to be a user driven community, formed with the intention of creating a base for early adopters, consumers and professionals alike to exchange ideas, discuss new developments and generally experiment with VoIP technology. We are driven by the excitement surrounding the innovative phones, products, services, and mash-ups in this explosively expanding VoIP world. While visiting with us today, be sure to drop by the Telephonation.com forum. There you will find useful information on many topics related to VoIP and VoIP products. We also encourage you to share your knowledge and expertise with us as well as your challenges and problems. We welcome you, and we thank you for your visit today.

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Parallels Shakes Up O365 SMB Delivery
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Seeking to bring order to chaos, Parallels recently launched SmartStart for Office 365 to help resellers, VARs and MSPs provision, implement and manage Office 365 and other services. But more on that in a moment. Pictured: Todd Carter from Parallels demonstrating his company’s solutions In meeting with John Zanni, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), he sees the market suffering from a service provider sprawl problem. SMBs are consuming more cloud services, with up to half of those purchases being direct. So you have SMBs having to manage differe...
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Safeguarding Business Identity in the Mobile Age
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One critical form of company data that is often overlooked in the asset protection scheme is a consistent and professional business identity. Companies go to great lengths and expense to develop and copyright the visual elements of the business brand: logos, color palettes, document templates, website designs. But how many are paying similar attention to business identity? It is the seminal element that informs and assures customers, prospects, partners and suppliers that they have indeed reached your company or that it is in fact your company reaching out to them. Having a clear business ...
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Can SMBs engage customers better?
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By Stijn Hendrikse, CMO of MightyCall As customers get in touch through multiple channels, SMBs are turning to cloud-based call center technologies to create deeper, more meaningful engagements. Companies big and small know how a momentary lapse in customer service can have huge consequences. Keep a customer too long on the line and he hangs up. After that, he goes on to Facebook and Twitter to share his poor experience with hundreds of followers. While companies with sizeable budgets can hire entire teams to handle voice calls at a call center and still respond quickly to customer...
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Cbeyond 2.0 sees Beyond Traditional Partner Boundaries
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I have to give credit to Cbeyond. It plays to win (versus being conservative and playing “not to lose”). I’ve tracked this company for many years and Cbeyond is always innovating and taking an aggressive posture in the SMB community. The “new” Cbeyond 2.0 is no different. The “old” Cbeyond was primarily focused on delivering high-quality telecom solutions to the SMB market via an aggressive direct sales model and a channel partner program. But times have changed and Cbeyond has reinvented itself to be a total solutions company with both voice and data packages. I wouldn’t say Cbeyond was or is...
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Voxox Wins Record Number of Awards
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Cloud-based rich communication service Voxox has set a company record for third-party recognitions in the first half of 2014. “Voxox is working tirelessly to establish the communication experiences of the future,” said Bryan Hertz, co-founder and CEO of Voxox. “We are honored that so many influential industry organizations have recognized our efforts, validating our position as an unrivaled unified communications leader and innovator.”
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T-Mobile Releases Wireless Channel Partner Program
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Yesterday, T-Mobile announced the general release of its new Channel Partner Program. This new program allows channel partners the ability to offer various features of the T-Mobile “Un-Carrier” service to their customers. Firstly, it’s important to note that, under this partner program, the partner itself will still act as an independent entity, and not as a T-Mobile franchise. Partners can offer a no contract service that includes unlimited international data and texting, as well as access to the Simple Choice for Business plans, available for up to 5 lines, 6-6000 lines and various mobil...
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HP Leads Server 2003 Migration Parade
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You remember the Worldwide SMB MVP tour a few years ago. There, a third-party Small Business Server (SBS) migration kit was one of the topics presented to Microsoft Partners. Fast forward the movie a few years and it’s déjà vu all over again. Today, the HP Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Migration Program was launched.
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Fall Conference Webinar Replay Available:
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We are really excited for our Fall Conference, and we wanted to let you know that our recent webinar, which covers the main conference theme, location and times, is now available for replay! Check it out below:  
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