Locally Managed, Global Phone Systems

Phone System
By Jack Byrne on April 10, 2018 in Business, Communications & VoIP

COMMUNICATION has no borders and neither should your phone system. Today, it should be commonplace that you can discuss a project with your operations team in London, conference call with your clients in Toronto and seamlessly transfer a call from Dublin to Madrid. Your business should draw your global presence-feel a little bit closer to […]

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The Blueface UC Store [Guide]

Unified Communications
By Joe Roche on April 9, 2018 in Communications & VoIP, Product Update

Upgrading your hardware, accessories and adding credit to your account has never been easier with the Blueface Unified Communications Portal Store! Want to learn how to navigate the UC Store quickly? Watch the video above or read below. You can easily access the UC Portal Store directly from your UC Dashboard by selecting the Shopping […]

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Irish Greyhound Board and Blueface

Irish Greyhound Board
By Joe Roche on March 16, 2018 in Blueface, Business, Case Study

The Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) is a commercial semi-state body which is responsible for the control and development of the greyhound industry and stadiums in the Republic of Ireland. The IGB has licensed a total of sixteen tracks in Ireland, of which nine are owned and controlled by the IGB. Blueface now provides cloud-based phone […]

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Pedius and Blueface: Voice Calls for the Deaf

Voice Recognition
By Joe Roche on March 7, 2018 in Case Study, Technology

Pedius is a communication system that allows hearing-impaired people to make phone calls without an intermediary using speech recognition and synthesis technologies. Voice calls are and will remain to be an essential part of life – particularly when pertaining to finance, health and security – and this is no different for those without hearing. Pedius’ […]

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Quick Recovery: Peak ‘Storm Emma’ Business Continuity

Storm Emma
By Joe Roche on February 28, 2018 in Business, Communications & VoIP

IRISH BUSINESSES are assessing their continuity options as all major transit services have announced stoppages ahead of Storm Emma’s predicted peak on Thursday, March 1. The potential cost is compounded as AA Roadwatch have also advised motorists to stay off the roads in the wake of Met Eireann’s Red Weather Alert stating: AA Roadwatch “You’re […]

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Unified Communications Platform February Update

By Joe Roche on February 27, 2018 in Communications & VoIP, Product Update

Welcome to the February edition of the Blueface UC Platform Update Blog — our first of 2018! As we roll out new products and features, we want to ensure our customers can get the most out of our platform. As always, we’ve packed our portal with new features across the board. Enhancements to payments, better […]

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Disaster Recovery Made Easy

Disaster Recovery
By Brian Dervan on February 15, 2018 in Blueface, Business, Communications & VoIP, Technology

Every time I sit down with a client to discuss their phone service – it’s different. They expect distinct features from their phone system, have different essential requirements with vastly varying budgets to allocate to their solution. But there is one constant that is articulated to me in every meeting and that is that their […]

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UK PSTN & ISDN Shut Down

PSTN Shut Down Timeline
By Joe Roche on February 14, 2018 in Business, Communications & VoIP, Technology

From 2020 you will no longer be able to purchase integrated services digital network (ISDN) and public switched telephone network (PSTN) circuits in the United Kingdom. This a major step towards the United Kingdom’s mass IP-network migration, with an IP core network set to replace all of the outdated legacy technology. Major networks are realising […]

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VoIP & Interconnection: Closer to the Customer

Equinix and Blueface Interconnected Voices
By Joe Roche on February 5, 2018 in Case Study, Communications & VoIP, Technology

According to the Blueface BCT Report, 35% of businesses now have a business VoIP-line — VoIP is soon-to-be the standard of voice communications. As traditional phone networks (PSTN / POTS) near the end of their life, the Internet Protocol networks which enable VoIP services are becoming increasingly important as the infrastructural foundation for voice communications. […]

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Edugate: A Digital Skeleton Key for SSO Education & UCaaS

EduGate for Blueface VoIP Phone System
By Joe Roche on January 29, 2018 in Blueface | Press, Product Update

Blueface have added Edugate to its service portfolio. Edugate is HEAnet’s new federated access service that removes the need for multiple usernames and passwords. Edugate works like a digital skeleton key and allows users to use Single Sign-On (SSO) for rapid, secure login to some 2,500 services – including the Blueface UC Portal – powered […]

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