AT&T and several other companies, last week petitioned the Supreme Court to overturn Obama-era internet regulatory rules. Here we go again, again. AT&T’s continuing fight to repeal net-neutrality shares so much in common with the GOP healthcare bill that they may as well start being packaged together. Both of them keep getting shot down, but like any grade-B horror movie-icon from the 1980’s, they keep returning in increasingly more stupid forms as shitty sequels to an already terrible premise. The head of the FCC, Ajit Pai, appears to be struggling to find a way to justify his existence to the people who matter most:...

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="569"] The Middle River Regional Jail, Staunton, Virginia[/caption]September 8, 2017 - Leading Hosted Telecommunications Provider Carolina Digital Phone Restores & Improves Telecommunication Services for Middle River Regional JailCarolina Digital Phone, a pioneering hosted telecommunications firm that serves businesses and educational organizations nationwide, has completed a successful implementation that involved restoring and improving telecommunication services for Middle River Regional Jail in Verona, Virginia. Middle River Regional Jail is a secure adult detention facility that operates under the Virginia Department of Corrections Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups. Built in 2006 on a 28-acre site, the facility has a...

August 29, 2017 - Carolina Digital Phone, a pioneering hosted telecommunications firm that serves businesses and educational organizations nationwide, announced that it has wrapped-up a successful cloud phone system implementation for Blue Ridge Dermatology Associates, a leading North Carolina dermatology practice."We wanted to continue our focus on customer service in the digital age, and felt that VoIP was the technology of the future," commented Kristy Kearns, Practice Administrator at Blue Ridge Dermatology Associates. "We looked at several vendors and options, and determined that Carolina Digital Phone was the best choice. They also came highly recommended by an IT company in...

Carolina Digital Phone, a leading provider of USAC Category 1 eligible hosted telecommunications to K-12 schools in the Southeast U.S., announced that it has completed a successful large-scale number port migration project for Oneida Baptist Institute, an internationally-renowned boarding and day school for students in grades 6-12 founded in 1899, and located in Oneida, KY.Oneida Baptist Institute’s Director of Development John Monday reached out to Carolina Digital Phone earlier this year after the school’s previous cloud phone system carrier repeatedly failed to meet its quality, performance and service obligations.“We had switched to a VoIP phone system in January. The phone...

Cloud phone service has been around for about two decades now but many people think of it as merely a technology that is meant to place phone calls over the internet. Due to these misconceptions, cloud service has been always been characterized with low and bad performance due to its low cost. Most users have experienced the frustration associated with using cloud service that results in call loss, disconnects and the low sound quality that actually irritates people more than offering any kind of significant value. This is why people will think of cloud service as a technology that offers...

/Press Release April 6, 2017/ Annually the Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina, Inc. have an expo to expose agents to Agency Management, Marketing, Sales & Social Media, and Technical Resources. Agents have the opportunity to get exposed to expert speakers such as George Robertson who will is speaking on Cyber Insurance which is a concern of many business owners nationwide. George Robertson is an independent insurance agent with Rockingham Insurance Agency based in Eden, North Carolina. The presentation will go over what to the different exposures in cyber crime and the various coverages available. George will also cover in his presentation the...

Yealink, the global leading unified communication (UC) terminal solution provider, announced today the release of the company’s T4S series of IP phones, the upgraded IP phone line of the T4 series. Yealink's new T4S series IP phones are now available for distribution purchase globally. Yealink's T4S series is the upgraded IP phone line of Yealink's former T4 series. Designed for today’s busy executives and managers, the T4S series features an elegant appearance, Optima high-definition audio quality and a remarkable phone experience. While maintaining the same price point and market positioning as the T4 series, the new series hosts a range of...

GREENSBORO, NC (PRWEB) MARCH 28, 2017 DigitalPhone.io, a leading hosted telecommunications firm that serves businesses and educational organizations nationwide, announced that it has launched a new channel partner program to expand its sales footprint nationwide. Consultants and businesses that are approved to participate in the new channel partner program will be authorized to solve their customers’ communication needs by offering them DigitalPhone.io’s leading-edge hosted VoIP platform that delivers: Dramatic cost savings vs. traditional landline phone systems Unprecedented mobility, scalability and flexibility Guaranteed business continuity with 99.99% uptime Multiple built-in disaster recovery methods Advanced unified calling features, such as auto-attendant, automatic call distribution,...

Posted by Daniel Noworatzky on Mar 29, 2017 3:40:00 PM The most recent FCC Voice Telephone Services report, published in November 2016, states that two thirds of businesses in the United States are still using switched access telephone lines (PSTN or POTS). The reasons they haven’t yet migrated to VoIP (voice over internet protocol) are varied. One of the most prevalent myths about VoIP is that the quality is not as good or reliable as that of traditional telephone lines. The truth, however, is that VoIP technology has evolved to a point where the audio quality is generally as good if...

/Press Release/ Xiamen, China - March 20, 2017 - Yealink, the global leading unified communication (UC) terminal solution provider, announced today that the company's full T5 media phone series will make their global debut at Yealink's Booth 537 during the 2017 Channel Partners Conference and Expo, the communications industry's only event exclusively for indirect sales organizations, agents, VARs, systems integrators, interconnects and consultants. "Channel Partner is a perfect opportunity for new products," said Stone Lu, Yealink's vice president. "The Yealink T5 Series provides an even more pleasant user experience for the agile workforce of today and tomorrow," Mr. Lu added. "The...