Eric Altman

Experienced Sales Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in Sales, Professional Services, Technical Training, Telecommunications, and Contact Centers. Strong sales professional with a BA focused in English and Communications from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey-New Brunswick.

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Eric Altman

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions…On-Premises or Hosted?

While today’s PBX community agrees hosted is the way to go, rather than on-premises, the decision doesn’t end there. It used to be our customers were comparing our features and cost benefits with other on-premises systems to reach a final decision about which to purchase. Today, the same is true for the plethora of hosted systems out there.

March 9, 2022

Has the Feature Delivery Model of Telephone Systems Really Changed That Much?

What next? Enter Hosted IP PBX. This is where all your calls are sent to the hosting server, which is now where all of the magic happens: four-digit dialing, music on hold, transfers, conferences…you no longer need any premise equipment, there’s no complicated setup or ongoing maintenance, no time-consuming and costly upgrades, it’s just simply services and features delivered via the Internet (SIP trunks) back to your office. Wait, this sounds kind of familiar…

March 9, 2022

Work from Anywhere – with Vodia

Before there were computers, email, document sharing, instant messaging and mobile devices, the telephone was critical to the workplace, and it still is. Business telephone systems have been around for a long time, and we’ve all gotten used to listening to auto attendants and making our choices on a touch-tone keypad. We know pressing 123 gets us to the person whose extension is 123; if they’re not in the office, voicemail kicks in, but we can’t rely on just voicemails when we’re working remotely. Some conversations need to take place right then and there – some issues can’t be left in the purgatory of voicemail tag.

March 9, 2022

Vodia Networks announced UC-Reseller as Certified SIP Trunking Provider

Boston, MA and London, UK — (July 16th, 2020) — UC-Reseller, Voice and Messaging Solutions Distributor and SIP Trunking Provider, and SIP Server Software Developer Vodia Networks today announced a strategic partnership that establishes UC-Reseller as an officially approved SIP Trunk Provider listed within the Vodia PBX. Resellers and MSPs in the UK can now utilize UC-Reseller’s certified SIP Trunking services for voice calls as an integrated and compliant solution.

March 9, 2022

UC-Reseller announced as UK Preferred Distributor by Vodia Networks

Boston, MA and London, UK – (August 5th, 2020) – UC – Reseller, Voice and Messaging Solutions Distributor and SIP Trunking Provider, and SIP Server Software Developer Vodia Networks today announced a strategic partnership that establishes UC-Reseller as Vodia’s Preferred Distributor within the UK markets. Resellers and MSPs in the UK can now directly connect with UC-Reseller for all their Vodia requirements. This brings a local UK presence for all things Vodia, including hardware, software, support, certified SIP Trunks and even certified Vodia system training. Vodia is proud to offer a customized webinar series to all UC-Reseller partners along with the benefits of the Vodia Partner Program membership.

March 9, 2022

UC-Reseller announces launch of UC-247 the Automated Telecoms Provision Portal – Changing the way Telecoms is Sold and Provisioned

UC-247 will allow resellers to advertise their Vodia PBX offering on their website, and whilst the prospective client is in the purchasing mode, enable them to complete a few simple steps, all maintaining the Reseller brand, using the resellers set pricing, and their terms and conditions. Once completed the system will take initial payment by Debit/Credit Card and set up a recurring monthly Direct Debit (both using the reseller’s payment gateways). The platform immediately provisions the PBX, Domain, SSL Certificate, DNS, Extensions, SIP Trunks, Hunt Groups, Dial Plans, DIDs, Number Purchases, Number Porting, all without any work from the reseller.

March 9, 2022

Work from Anywhere – with Vodia

The Vodia PBX includes the most complete suite of robust business telephony features for on-premises and cloud-based telephony, including auto attendant, SMS, paging, separation of personal and work calls, conference calls, call recording, desktop, and mobile apps, CRM integration, and Microsoft Teams integration.

March 9, 2022

Not Going Anywhere: Working from Home in 2021 and Beyond

If you’re an SME and you’re looking to enable your team to work from anywhere, there are a number of things you’ll need to get started, or to improve whatever systems you already have in place. The first place to start is VoIP telephony.

March 9, 2022

Vodia Announces Version 67.0 of Its Award-Winning Multi-Tenant Cloud PBX  

67.0 is the evolution of version 66.0: with the increasing need to work from anywhere, we made a few tweaks here and there to make working from anywhere possible and more productive.

March 9, 2022