Yealink has been growing fast and winning numerous awards for their line of SIP based IP phones, IP conference phones, and video conferencing devices. There is no doubt that they have hit the “sweet spot” in terms of features, quality, and price in the VoIP arena.
To increase their dedication in the world of IP and unified communications, they have recently announced that the Yealink SIP-T22P and Yealink SIP-T48G IP phones are now certified to work with Lync 2013 and Skype for Business. There will be more phones certified down the road, but for now, the SIP-T22P and SIP-T48G get our customers started and wanting more.
Currently, if you want to try the Yealink “UC Edition” version of these phones, you will have to fill out an application form from Yealink and send in the MAC addresses of your phones. In return you will get a license and firmware for your phone. The Yealink UC Edition is on a free trial basis and may require a minimal fee to acquire a license for full time use.
Here are some of the benefits of the Yealink UC Terminal Solution:
Modern Lync Interface:Familiar and friendly user experience, minimal learning costs
Support for Lync Server In-band Provisioning:Carefree configuration, mass deployment, efficient and easier management;
Tailored phone functions for every employee:Boss/Admin, Always Online, Dial Plan, Phone Lock and more;
Smooth and flexible switching between Lync and IP phone:Call/listen with a single click, switch conversations to other devices, more freedom at work.
Yeastar recently slashed pricing on their popular TA-series analog gateways to help make these even more affordable for the small-to-medium businesses. Yeastar TA analog VoIP gateways connect legacy telephones, fax machines and PBX systems with IP telephony networks and IP-based PBX systems. Feature-rich and cost-effective, Yeastar TA-series gateways are ideal for small and medium sized businesses that wish to integrate a traditional phone system into IP-based systems.
Konftel adds Microsoft Lync compatibility to one of their most versatile conferencing devices, the Konftel 55 and Konftel 55W.
If you havent purchased one yet, ask one of our knowledgeable representatives at 866-369-3394. Buy yours today here at The Telecom Spot: Konftel 55, Konftel 55W
Konftel 55 Series – The hub of your communications Computers, smartphones, tablets and desktop phones – the Konftel 55 series is designed to keep pace with the array of devices used for communicating in the conference room today.
Layer for Lync
The user interface have a new and fresh design. Features that are supported and displayed on the Konftel 55 series display screen:
call information; name, subject and talk time are displayed
The new Switchvox 80 and 300 series have updated technology, smaller form factor, green design and are competitively priced. Switchvox 80 replaces 65, 310 replaces 305, and 360 replaces 355. The older Switchvox appliances (65, 305, 355) are discontinued as of July 30th (limited stock remains, check with us for availability).
If you’re a current user of the older Switchvox appliances, you can upgrade by purchasing a cold spare of the appliance that you choose instead of purchasing Switchvox with the software license. Then you can upload the last backup to the new appliance and be back up and running! Just make sure the Switchvox software version is 5.7.1 or newer. The old appliance can be put to good use as a failover cold spare for your disaster recovery plan.
*About Digium Switchvox phone systems: Digium Switchvox offers a single powerful set of features you can afford. You pay one low price for all its communication power – it’s an United Communication system that integrates all office communications including phone, fax, chat and web mash-ups. Business that wants to do more than just talk can count on Switchvox to help them easily transition from simple telephony to a feature-rich UC solution. Business users can improve productivity no matter where they are – on a mobile phone or in the office.