Virtual Office Featured Articles

Votacall's Disaster Recovery Plan is a Boon for National Development

November 15, 2012
By Robbie Pleasant, Virtual Office Contributor

When National Development needed a telecommunications solution for its new properties, it turned to Votacall. The reason is simple: not only is it cost effective and flexible, but it provides a robust set of mobility features with a disaster recovery plan.


National Development is a real estate development and property management firm, so it needed a solution that would keep communication online and efficient during an emergency. Fortunately, the Votacall Hosted VoIP solution provided just what they needed, and proved its worth during Hurricane Sandy.

Votacall provides anywhere access and control for end users, which proved useful not only during the storm, but during the average day as well. As it’s a managed solution, they had access to the technical team, and didn’t have to worry about anything being blown out during the storm.

“The Votacall Hosted VoIP solution allowed us to have uninterrupted communication with our tenants during the storm," says Greg Gagne, Property Manager. "With a hosted VoIP solution, we were able to create and update a power outage hotline that tenants could access 24x7 to receive critical updates on the status of power in their buildings."

Without Votacall’s Disaster Recovery, things might have gone much worse for National Development’s tenants. With it, though, they managed to keep in touch and stay safe during the disaster without losing their service. For that, National Development and its customers are thankful to Votacall.

Want to learn more about the latest in communications and technology? Then be sure to attend ITEXPO Miami 2013, Jan 29- Feb. 1 in Miami, Florida.  Stay in touch with everything happening at ITEXPO. Follow us on Twitter.




Edited by Amanda Ciccatelli

  • Virtual Office Facebook
  • Virtual Office Linkedin
  • Virtual Office Twitter
  • Virtual Office RSS

Featured Podcasts

Phone.com Transforms Small Businesses Using VoIP and the Cloud

Phone.com Transforms Small Businesses Using VoIP and the Cloud: TMC podcast with Joel Maloff, vice president of Channel Development at Phone.com, about how to transform SMBs using VoIP and the cloud.

Changing the User Experience with HD Voice

Changing the User Experience with HD Voice: There's lots of buzz about high definition voice, but what does it all really mean? TMCnet spoke with Alon Cohen, chief technology officer for Phone.com, a hosted IP-PBX and virtual office provider, about HD Voice and how and why it enhances the user experience. The podcast also features two examples showcasing the audio quality difference when using HD voice.

Featured Testimonials

Who in the Organization can Call Recording Help?

"I like that my pet sitters can call a client from the business number through their mobile phones."
Kristin S.
Certified Canine
www.floofinsandco.com

Advantages of VoIP Call Recording

"We don't have a physical office. Phone.com makes it easy for our company to have one number no matter where in the world we happen to be."
Peter B.
lincolnloop.com

Who in the Organization can Call Recording Help?

"Ability to have a unified phone system despite all employees working from separate home offices. Call handling rules allow each of us to always be reachable."
Bob R.