Calling All Phones

Perlman, Ellen
July 2004
Governing;Jul2004, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p52
Focuses on the use of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP), an Internet-based telephone system that will replace the conventional phone system in Nevada County, California. Details of using VoIP; Advantages of VoIP over conventional phone systems; Reason behind the replacement of the phone system in the county; List of other cities that will invest on VoIP.


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