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

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 […]

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 […]

Information workers lose 10 hours a week. We’d like to help you get it back.

Posted on 11/08/15

Bottlenecks, missed calls and failed meetings. Poor communication is costing information workers up to ten hours a week. And with 8 out of 10 of us now working in virtual teams, wasted time means falling productivity, less timely decision-making and missed opportunities. With our expertise, experience and IT solutions win can help you get that […]

Do you know what your Broadband options are?

Posted on 11/07/15

With some many broadband options on the market it is easy to get confused as to which is the best option for you, your business and your usage. Do you need to be able to download lots of information, files, videos and images? Do you need to be able to upload lots of data, files, […]

Princes’ Trust 40th Anniversary

Posted on 11/06/15

Iain and Dawn Simpson represented Active Voice and Data at the Princes’ Trust 40th Anniversary Garden Party… at the Buckingham Palace!!! You can see more photos/celeb spotting on our Facebook page