BICS_Innovation channel logo.png See All in SIP/SIP Trunking » For enterprises expanding their businesses across boundaries, SIP trunking is the way forward. Based on this technology, new features and capabilities on enterprise communication platforms are being launched each month. More will be revealed at major trade shows such as Enterprise Connect 2019, taking place the week of March 18 in Orlando, Fla., with the promise of revolutionizing the way organizations communicate. The way people communicate at work is transforming, compared to even just five years ago. Today’s platforms take collaboration out of the meeting room and provide greater opportunities for teams to work together in real time. Employees use chat, group messaging, file and desktop sharing, and voice and video conferencing to collaborate every day, yielding tremendous gains in productivity. The future of communications is here. Can you afford to be left behind? To find out more, visit www.bics.com.Tags:News & ViewsBICSvirtual phone numbersSIP/SIP TrunkingSponsored Post Articles You Might Like Twilio Rated Top in SIP Customer Satisfaction, Again John Malone September 18, 2019 With its high customer satisfaction rating and focus on R&D, Twilio is making a name for itself in the SIP trunking market. Log in or register to post comments For example:We will see new features and capabilities in enterprise collaboration tools.Next-generation SIP trunking will be able to support multichannel communication services delivered in a bring your own channel (BYOC) model. With this model, users are able to conduct conversations that switch between several channels.Voice-based inputs in the enterprise context are set to increase significantly over the next few years with keyboard-based input declining in tandem. Emails will be replaced by voice messages that can be archived, retrieved, and searched on a collaboration platform.Contextual communications, already used in B2C platforms, will become more important in the enterprise collaboration space.Storage will become more sophisticated with automation tools that ensure that all inputs on a platform, including conference calls and telepresence meetings, are recorded, documented, and archived to facilitate cross-referencing and allow access by colleagues across geographies and teams.These rising trends promise to revolutionize productivity within collaboration, minimizing low value-added tasks and ensuring that all relevant parties have the capabilities to access relevant data any time allowing flexibility, productivity, and creativity. Benefits include:Virtual phone numbers that allow two-directional voice communications via a single global infrastructureSeamless connections between enterprise cloud-based communications infrastructures and fixed/mobile networks around the worldHigh-quality connections with customers and colleagues in any country through local virtual phone numbersRich business messaging that takes collaboration to the next levelRegulatory compliance, including support for emergency callingAs a result of cloud communications and SIP trunking, communication and collaboration across boundaries have already become more accessible, organized, and secure. Flowroute Top-Rated SIP Trunk Provider in 2019 John Malone August 21, 2019 Out of 29 providers, Eastern Management Group found Flowroute ranked as top SIP trunk vendor for 2019 and received four stars in multiple categories by customers. 8X8: More Than Cloud… Top-Rated in SIP Satisfaction John Malone September 12, 2019 Often thought of as a cloud UC and contact center provider, 8×8 has seen gains in the SIP trunk market – making fans along the way. 5 Reasons SIP Trunking is Alive and Well Irwin Lazar August 26, 2019 The SIP trunking market continues to thrive, even as organizations move to the cloud. These enhanced functionalities will all be carried out in the cloud, and SIP trunking, in turn, will become even more important to enable the new communications journey for the employees of the future. It is an essential enabler for these services, allowing failsafe, reliable voice delivery for domestic and international calls both within and outside the organization through the same collaboration platform. Those seeking to implement cloud-based communications on a global scale must choose a telecom partner that has the scale, reliability, and strategic vision to support their digital transformation strategies. Sangoma Leader in SIP Trunking for Small Businesses John Malone October 03, 2019 Customers give Sangoma four stars in all satisfaction measurements in 2019 Eastern Management Group survey.