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The latest news reports on business telecommunication system developments and issues faced by the communications industry.

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The Changing Workplace and the Impact to UC

Posted on 15/05/18

The Impact of the Cloud Digital disruption is well underway as the economics of on-demand computing capacity and the shifting of capital expense risk are driving more businesses to the cloud. On-demand applications and easy-to-deploy communications are driving adoption and usage, but with this opportunity comes new challenges in terms of security risks. The Impact […]

Reasons to try Circuit

Posted on 06/03/18

Businesses today demand (and require) more from their communications and IT systems in order to remain competitive and be able to respond to the requirements of their customers. With this in mind here are a few of the reasons to try Circuit we think you should consider trying Circuit to revolutionise how your business communicates […]

Pulsant announces latest acquisition

Posted on 11/07/16

Cloud, co-location and managed hosting organisation Pulsant has announced its acquisition of IT infrastructure services provider Onyx.   Pulsant continue to strengthen their market presence with their latest deal which will add to their already established portfolio of providing hybrid IT services. With an extensive customer base of over 2500 organisations in the public and […]

We won!!

Posted on 11/06/16

We are thrilled to announce that we won the Innovation Award at Unify Partner Conference. The award, presented to Iain Simpson, recognises companies vision and skills, delivering Unified Communications to Private Cloud environment!

Three Barnsley companies collaborate to create online support system

Posted on 11/05/16

Active Voice & Data has collaborated with its neighbours Praxsoft and Genius Division – all based at Barnsley’s Business and Innovation Centre (BBIC) – to create a new online gateway for its customers. This will allow users to log a problem and track its progress anytime and anywhere. The company, which specialises in telecommunication and […]

How safe is your data?

Posted on 11/03/16

It seems that every week or so the media report about cyber attacks, breaches of data security or private photos of celebrities finding there way onto the Internet. As a small business owner it’s easy to adopt the thinking that this only happens to large companies not small businesses like mine – we’re not worth […]

Find out if it’s time for a new phone system

Posted on 11/03/16

Small Businesses grow when they are equipped to compete. Staying ahead of the competition means providing a superior customer and employee experience while keeping operating costs low. You can get more done with communications working for you. You need an affordable system that makes it simple for your employees to get the job done. But […]

Circuit makes your teamwork better

Posted on 11/02/16

Imagine effortless collaboration — everywhere. Circuit is voice, video, screen sharing, messaging, and file sharing in a single view. It’s natural conversations. It’s moments of insight. It’s all of us, working together. Why is business collaboration better with Circuit? One tool with one view Social collaboration Natural user experience Powerful and contextual search Content storage […]

What are the benefits of SIP Trunking?

Posted on 11/01/16

Compared to ISDN our SIP trunking service is less costly per channel and more flexible in how and where geographic telephone numbers can be used. It’s also quicker to install and provision and, as standard, it delivers extremely robust business continuity. The service can support connections ranging from two channels for small PBX-equipped businesses to an […]