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tplink Posted:
Im trying to add
my HT802 vonage
adapter to my home
network. I
currently have
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Topic:
Vonage behind switch
On Dec 05, 2016 at 06:35:11

DWSupport Posted:
After recent
Vonage update that
took place on the
4th and 5th of
Nov. E-mails with
...

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Voicemail Not Forwarding to Outlook Accounts
On Nov 10, 2016 at 12:23:26

peterlee Posted:
Had a call from a
Hospital in Ajax,
Ontario to my home
in
Scarborough, Onta
rio
...

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Vonage Canada
Topic:
Hospital Incoming call unable to connect
On Nov 08, 2016 at 11:59:50

TELLDOUG Posted:
I am looking for a
product that will
make my phone ring
louder so I can
hear using
...

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Topic:
Looking for a ringer ameliorate
On Oct 26, 2016 at 09:21:30

HildBeft Posted:
You can recollect
password by
connecting the
router to your pc
and open the
browser
...

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Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
How to arrive at wifi password?
On Oct 20, 2016 at 05:05:49

HildBeft Posted:
Great tips..
Thanks for sharing
...

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Topic:
How to have Vonage and another land line?
On Oct 20, 2016 at 04:55:03

massrman Posted:
The devices are
available at
different price
margins , please
share your
estimated
...

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Topic:
IP PBX for small business
On Sep 30, 2016 at 00:48:03

massrman Posted:
Hi these are most
commonly used SIP
PBX interops and
their
configuration
guides,
...

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Topic:
IP PBX for small business
On Sep 30, 2016 at 00:37:45

Sammy00 Posted:
Has anyone setup a
W52p phone for
vonage? I have
a W52p with two
wireless handsets,
...

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Topic:
W52p Setup
On Aug 30, 2016 at 10:38:01

James44 Posted:
Hi, I am
looking for a good
Sip Trunking
provider in
Canada. they
should offer
...

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On Jul 17, 2016 at 23:42:46


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September 11, 2003
By Azeem Azhar

A friend of mine, a frequent traveller who takes his laptop everywhere, recently started packing another device in his suitcase. The device in question is a Vonage box: a phone that plugs into his internet connection and lets him make cheap phone calls anywhere in the world. It's the much-vaunted voice-over-the-internet (VOIP), but this time it works. His Vonage phone has a Manhattan number and he can actually receive calls on it from anyone with a plain old phone. So whenever he is abroad, rather than using his cellphone, he finds a public Wi-Fi hotspot and calls back the US for free. Say goodbye to roaming charges.

Another friend, a graphic designer, is one of the few Britons sending picture messages from his camera phone. In fact, he sends several to his weblog each week. But rather than sending his picture messages in the expensive MMS
format the mobile operators invented, he sends them as internet-standard emails from his phone. While each MMS would cost him around 40p, his emails, which are covered by his mobile data tariff, cost a few pence.

Both of these cases suggest that there is something fundamentally awry with the business models of the mobile operators.

The real problem is that mobile phone companies haven't really decided what exactly it is they do. Broadly speaking, operators engage in two activities.They shifts bits of data around (from one phone to another, via their own infrastructure or via someone else's) and they provide value-added services(things that generate the bits of data).

The trouble is that each part of the business is rather different. They have different investment needs, they have different business models and they need very different types of management.

The infrastructure business requires large capital investments and eventually becomes commoditised, offering a low return. Infrastructure thinking tends to build walls around a business, because you want to protect your assets.

The services business needs to be responsive to thousands of different groups of customers and needs to understand particular and differing needs: it will be less capital intensive but much riskier. Services thinking needs to be
open and needs to emphasise what cus tomers want, not what you can give.

What does this mean for the operators? It means that they need to decide which business they are in. Vodafone is the only operator that is big enough to enjoy economies of scale in shipping bits around and has enough market power to
foster value-added services.

All the other operators are probably too small to efficiently ship bits around and develop these value-added services. They should decide what they are really good at and stick to it. This may mean some becoming rather boring
infrastructure companies and others ridding themselves of these investments and taking risks in providing consumers with services.

If they don't, players such as Vonage will start to offer credible alternatives.



 
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