Is a T1 Long Distance Phone Line Right for Your Business?
Does your business do enough long distance calling to justify a T1 line? Here's what you need to know about T1 Phone lines.
T1's have a capacity of 1.544 Mbps, making them faster than many other methods. T-1 phone lines are used to connect private business networks to public telephone networks and the Internet. They use a digital transmission link to transmit data and voice and are very useful for businesses. Besides saving business money on their long distance bill, T1 lines have several other advantages.
With a T1 phone line, a business can have up to 24 simultaneous conversations. Channels from a pool of lines are seized for the duration of a conversation, and the put back in so that any one can use the channels. T1's also allow for lines to be used as data, and others for voice, which can be beneficial to businesses. By porting a business' main telephone number to the T1, more simultaneous incoming calls can be allowed. Each individual phone user can have their own direct DID (direct inward dial) number that rings to their phone. This frees up the attendant to do other things by reducing the amount of calls that come into the attendant console. Other advantages of T1 lines including the following: they are flexible, reliable, affordable, fast, and allow you report valuable data.
T1 lines are not dedicated to specific people or phones, which is a main advantage of a T1 line. This flexibility give T1's the capability of servicing an office group of 50 to 100 telephone users. Call centers may require additional lines.
There are several safety and backup options available for T1 lines, which make them reliable. In the event of a failure, programming allows for calls to overflow to other lines. Redundant equipment is also available making outages very rare.
T1 lines allow for valuable data to be reported easily, such as the usage on incoming & outgoing calls. These reports help business determine the most efficient usage of the T1 lines and if any necessary adjustments are needed.
T1 lines are fast. 1.544 Mbps to be precise. The speed enables for multiple business uses, including streaming video, web conferencing, large file transferring, as well as simultaneous phone calls.
Pricing on T1 lines has dropped significantly since their birth, and with the write Telecom broker, pricing on T1 lines can be very affordable and beneficial for businesses. Different options are available for companies that own their own equipment, or that need to lease or buy new equipment.
T1 lines are designed specifically for each individual business. They provide crisp, clear sound and are a key tool for allowing business to grow.
Complete Communications can help your business determine if a T1 Line is right for you, and let you know how much you can start saving on your long distance bill today.
Call us now at 1-888-732-3645 for your free consultation.