IP-Enabled Services

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) allows an user to make or recieve phone calls(voice) using an internet connection compared to traditional  analog wired phone system. This may require a software tool on your computer or specialized VoIP Phone , VoIP adapter with digital phone or other Voip Phone Hardware.

How VoIP Phone  Works

VoIP services convert your voice into a digital signal that travels over the Internet. If you are calling a regular phone number, the signal is send to Phone Exhange network where it travels to regular phone line  before it reaches the destination. An internet connection and VoIP Hardware is required and VoiP Server is required for a VoIP Phone to work.


Advantages of VoIP?

Some VoIP services offer features and services that are not available with a traditional phone, or are available but only for an additional fee. You may also be able to avoid paying for both a broadband connection and a traditional telephone line.

Disadvantages of VoIP?

If you’re considering replacing your traditional telephone service with VoIP, there are some possible differences:

  • Some VoIP services don’t work during power outages and the service provider may not offer backup power.
  • Not all VoIP services connect directly to emergency services through 9-1-1.