Inside the Asterisk

Category: Business Communications

Data Traffic Trends and the (WiFi) Impact on Enterprise Communications

By Jim Machi

A couple of weeks ago, I spent some time in a blog going over the Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) report, specifically talking about the coming impact of video on [...]

Why Companies Still Use DECT Phones

By Jim Machi

The acronym DECT stands for Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications. A DECT Phone is a cordless phone that connects to a phone network essentially via a radio frequency that to goes [...]

Data Traffic Trends and the (Video) Impact on Enterprise Communications

By Jim Machi

Every year, I take a look at Internet data traffic trends because these trends have huge impacts on the enterprise and, specifically, enterprise communications. (One place to look for this [...]

Why the Softphone is Vital for Today’s Workforce

By Leo D'Alessandro

When you look at today’s workforce, it’s easy to notice the shift occurring from employees working exclusively in office to an increasingly remote workforce. Initially, it was thought that the [...]

Does Unified Communications Include Contact Center Features or Not?

By Jim Machi

Many small businesses want the modern phone system features they see at trade shows or on the Internet or wherever they happen to see them. They know that Unified Communication [...]