EPBX as we all know it – has been used in our offices for since last many years – lots of functionality has been added to it in the last few years – but still, it is using analog technology at some level – which cannot be avoided.
Whereas IP_PBX is based on IP (Internet Protocol) and is fully digital. In this article we will evaluate the benefits of IP_PBX over our old EPBX system.
IP_PBX is similar to EPBX in basic functionality, however instead of normal analogue phones – you use IP_Phones or softphones (these all are based on SIP – IP telephony protocol)
Advantages of IP_PBX:
- Fully digital technology
- No double wiring.
- Easier to manage from the web interface.
- No vendor lock-in (Open Protocol)
- Integrate with business software.
- VOIP Service providers.
- Least cost routing.