Converging Communications

Held, Shari
December 2007
Indiana Business Magazine;Dec2007, Vol. 51 Issue 12, p33
The article reports on the significance of Voice-over Internet Protocol (VoIP) in business enterprises in Indiana. Chief Executive Officer of G3 Technology Partners Pete DiPaola relates on a survey conducted by Forrester Research Inc., which indicated that 50% of businesses surveyed have adapted VoIP for business planning. Among the advantages of VoIP technology include improvement of costumer service, display a better class service, flexibility and convenience, and hardware costs saving.


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