Latest posts by Chris Burgy

Why are traditional copper landlines still working after August 2, 2022?
  • August 23, 2022
This myth is centered around the idea that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ordered the mass decommissioning of the traditional landline phone system to be completed by August 2, 2022. Well, that date has come and gone, and landlines are still working! [Read More]
Posted in Business
Copper sunset isn’t stopping POTS rates from going sky-high
  • June 27, 2022
Telecommunications carriers are pushing through unprecedented price increases for POTS lines as they prepare for the final act in a long, slow technology shift toward obsolescence for traditional twisted-pair copper-wire phone lines. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Copper sunset: the hidden challenge facing thousands of businesses
  • November 1, 2021
POTS is reaching retirement age after a very long run, starting on March 10, 1876, with Alexander Graham Bell famously barking, “Mr. Watson, come here, I want you,” to his assistant. After almost 150 years, it’s no surprise that other technologies.. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Cloud Phone Systems for Beginners
  • July 16, 2019
Cloud technology has already transformed how you do business. Cloud email systems provide access from anywhere using any device. Cloud-based file storage makes it easier to collaborate. You may even have your own private cloud to host your internal. [Read More]
Posted in Blog
Ooma Enterprise vs. RingCentral: Comparing Cloud Phone Services
  • June 25, 2019
Are you trying to decide between Ooma and RingCentral phone service for your business?There’s a lot to consider when choosing your new business phone solution, but you’re on the right track. Both Ooma and RingCentral are well-established. [Read More]
Posted in Business