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Reliability Of VoIP Today - DiRAD Technologies - ContactCenterWorld.com Blog

Reliability Of VoIP Today

For years one of the reasons companies have held off switching from traditional landlines to VoIP technology was that landlines are about as reliable as you can get. While that may be true, the days of VoIP being unreliable are behind us. And the benefits VoIP technology offers have led to a shift, with many successful businesses choosing VoIP over landlines.

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The Ways VoIP Is More Reliable Than You Think

If you are part of a business that has not switched over to VoIP, there may be good reasons. But with the advancements made to the technology and infrastructure, reliability is not one of them. Take a minute to understand just how reliable VoIP can be:


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  1. VoIP Has A 99.9% Uptime. Sure, we can remember back to when connecting to the Internet involved crossing your fingers. And staying connected wasn’t a sure thing. But those days are long gone. The infrastructure in place makes it easy to connect with hardly any noticeable outages.
  2. VoIP Offers More Redundancy Than Legacy Telephone Lines. Many of today’s VoIP solution providers (including DiRAD) use multiple carriers and multiple sites. This provides extra layers of protection. So even if there is an issue with one site, your phones will stay up so your business can continue to run smoothly. You can’t say that with traditional telephone lines.
  3. Boost Uptime More By Using A Cellular Data Backup Device And Generator. If you love the advantages that VoIP technology offers, and you want to increase the reliability even more, there are options. Using a cellular data backup device is one option. For when the power goes out at your building, you can invest in a generator to keep things powered. An added benefit of VoIP is its mobility. So if the power does go out, just take your laptop to a local café and manage your entire phone system from there until your power is back. You can’t do that with legacy telephone service.
  4. Most Companies Already Rely Mainly On Their Internet. This is not hyperbole. Between emails, conference lines, and video conference calls, most businesses conduct a large portion of their communication over the Internet. They wouldn’t rely on this technology if it wasn’t reliable.
  5. 5G Is Coming. The Internet is already reliable, and new technologies are only enhancing its reliability. That includes 5G. It is coming, and it will provide even more call paths for VoIP technology to utilize.

Is your business ready to make the switch to VoIP and enjoy all of its benefits? Or is your company just getting off the ground and you want to learn more about the benefits and reliability of VoIP technology? Give us a call. DiRAD will consult with you on your bandwidth needs and the size of the project you are trying to implement. We work with businesses across the country as a trusted adviser to ensure the next phone system employed is the right phone system for your needs.

Publish Date: April 29, 2021 3:40 PM


2021 Buyers Guide Workforce Management

 
1.) 
Alvaria

Alvaria Workforce
Alvaria Workforce (formerly Aspect Workforce Management) is a high-performance contact center software solution that provides the forecasting, planning, scheduling, employee self-service and real-time agent tracking to ensure that all agents and supervisors are productive, engaged in their work and delivering an exceptional customer experience.

2.) 
Alvaria

Noble ShiftTrack WFM
Maximize the efficiency of your contact center and meet/exceed customer expectations with workforce engagement tools that help you accurately forecast workloads, match the right resources to your needs and keep agents motivated. More than just scheduling agents and tracking shifts, Noble’s ShiftTrack WEM solutions optimize labor costs, manage capacity more effectively and improve service levels.

3.) 
Calabrio

Calabrio ONE
Calabrio ONE offers contact centres the complete toolset to unlock the tremendous value buried within customer interaction data and use it to transform the entire business. One seamless solution combines a fully integrated workforce optimization suite with powerful voice-of-the-customer analytics tools deployed—in the cloud, on-premises, or in a hybrid environment.

Capture every customer interaction across all channels. Extract predictive and prescriptive insights. Elevate customer experiences, improve employee engagement and increase operational efficiency. Then, extend customer-centric strategies across the business to accelerate sales, drive innovation and move your business forward.

4.) 
eGain Corporation

eGain Solve
Rated #1 by analysts and trusted by some of the biggest brands in the world, eGain Solve helps businesses design and deliver smart, connected customer journeys across social, mobile, web, and contact centers. You can sell smarter, serve better, and know more.

5.) 
Eleveo

Eleveo WFM
Eleveo WFM was designed to simplify scheduling, forecasting and adherence for commercial contact centers with 500 agents or less. The product is easy to use for supervisors who are not WFM experts, but provides value for scheduling, shift changes, schedule adherence and supports multi-channel and multi-skill requirements. Eleveo WFM was built using open source, cloud technologies but can be installed on premise, in a hybrid environment or hosted for you in AWS.

6.) 
ethosIQ, LLC

BPO Optimizer
ethosIQ’s Business Process Outsourcer (BPO) Optimizer allows clients to manage their vendor contact center resources without requiring manual intervention through our manufacture-agnostic data collector processes. ethosIQ collects schedule and exception data, based on your desired parameters. Collection of data is transparent and doesn’t require intervention from either you or your vendor resource. You know your needs, and now you can manage those needs effectively, efficiently and effortlessly, using ethosIQ’s BPO Optimizer!

7.) 
Lieber & Associates

Technology Consulting Services
Lieber & Associates provides consulting services to select, contract for, test, implement, and optimize workforce management systems. It's technology consultants have worked with all major systems and many smaller ones. Counsel is informed by several decades of WFM experience.

8.) 
MFE International

Agyletime Cloud Workforce Management
Agyletime is an enterprise grade true Cloud WFM and t is channel agnostic .
Its ease to Use , easier onboarding, forecasting and better scheduling.
You can integrate to CRMs such as SFDC, Zendesk, ServiceNow and others and to telephony systems such as AVAYA, CISCO, Genesys and other cloud telephony systems ; to independent Chat systems to aggregate data for WFM omnichannel forecasting, scheduling, optimisation and reporting.

9.) 
OpsTel Services

SPEED & PLUS
The SPEED solution solves for service level issues while cost optimizing the environment with automation.

Provides an enhanced way to speed up & optimize invoking temporary agent skills configuration changes into the contact center environment.

Speed allows you to schedule both future changes & temporary changes that auto-revert back to the original state when scheduled time expires.

Speed features:

*Automated / Scheduled Temporary Agent Skills Configuration Management
*Immediate Temporary or Reoccurring Schedule Skills Configuration Changes
*Easy to Use/Operations Administration Focused
*Descriptive Monitoring Activity Dashboard
*Detailed “End to End’ Audit Trail and Perfor...
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10.) 
Phonestat

Phonestat
Track staff performance, capture meaningful feedback and deliver quality customer experiences using Phonestat. Our cloud based solution allows you to create simple scorecards to provide instant feedback and training to your staff.

There are powerful integrations to source interactions from anywhere and an open API to allow you to build your own.

11.) 
Vads

VADS Workforce Management
VADS Workforme Magaement is a smart tools that gives connectivity to the workers while working remotely. An intelligent workforce management system that aims to improve operation efficiency with the end goal to provide first.

12.) 
QPC Ltd.

QPC WFM - Calabrio/Teleopti Specialism
QPC has a long and successful history of delivering tried and tested innovative workforce management systems, and the training and consultancy needed to ensure organisations can leverage the customer service and operational efficiency benefits workforce management principles and automated workforce management systems can deliver.
 



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