What are the differences between a hosted PBX and a traditional phone system?Call us-4

Where the telephone system is located onsite in your office, you will need a qualified technician to install and maintain the main equipment. With a hosted service, you simply plug the handset into your network. The whole process can be managed by our Customer Service department, who can action changes for you quickly.


Function PBX Hosted iPBX
 Intial purchase  Equipment costly  Only handset cost
 Expansion  Limited to PBX spec  Up to 4,999 users
 Line rental  PSTN or ISDN  NONE
Calls within your business to other sites Usually charged FREE
Additional users Technician required Over the phone, plug & play install
Additional lines Network availability & install fees Not a consideration, all users can make calls
Outbound network fault Call your phone company More than 1 network available
Inbound network fault Call your phone company Automatic diversions plus see redundancy section
Power failure Wait for the power to be restored Automatic diversions to mobiles or landline services
Travel Expensive roaming costs Take it with you (fast internet connection)

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