75M daily unique active MS Teams users

75M daily unique active MS Teams users 1 Bringing IT and Communications Together

Call2Teams is a cost-effective alternative to Microsoft Calling Plans Throughout the world MS Teams is continuing to make its mark as the leading chat-based collaboration platform. The service comes complete with document sharing, online meetings, and many more extremely useful features for business communications. The uptake in the use of MS Teams has exploded amid […]

Cloud vs Landline

cloud vs landline

Setup costs, running costs, scalability, features included, ease of setup and ongoing management, hardware required, flexibility and disaster recovery. These are just some of the key considerations you must take in to account when comparing a Cloud telephony solution against traditional, legacy based telephone systems. When Cloud technology first burst on to the scene there […]

Microsoft Teams Integrated calling made easy.

Microsoft Teams Integration

Throughout the world Microsoft Teams is making its mark as chat-based collaboration platform complete with document sharing, online meetings, and many more extremely useful features for business communications. The uptake in the use of Microsoft Teams has exploded amid the Coronavirus pandemic as 12 million users have been added daily. Business is finding that having […]

What is a Softphone?

What is a Softphone?

A softphone is a software program for making telephone calls over the Internet using a computer rather than dedicated telephony hardware. The softphone can be installed on a piece of equipment such as a desktop, tablet or other mobile device and allows the user to place and receive calls without requiring an actual telephone set. In this flexible, mobile, and openly remote work environment […]

Who is 1Connect?

who is 1Connect

Who is 1Connect? you might have known us as Square 1 Products For over 30 years we have been providing hardware supply, technical support, site surveys and first class customer service to 1000’s of IT Resellers. Today as 1Connect we’re now enabling IT Resellers to extend their product portfolio by offering Industry leading Hosted Telephony […]

Remote Working Tip #2

Shared Collaborative Documents

There’s no ‘watercooler moments’ at home but you can use team based applications for sharing documents like Bria Enterprise, Microsoft Teams, Zoom and Dropbox Business to keep everyone feeling involved. For more information about team collaboration visit our Communications section HERE

5 reasons why your business needs Hosted Telephony

5 reasons why your business needs hosted telephony

Today’s workforce is more dispersed. It demands flexibility, grows unpredictably and expects advanced communication features like conferencing or caller ID to be intuitive, and come as standard.Traditional analogue business phone systems are ill equipped to meet the new demands of today’s workforce – which is one reason why more companies are switching to VoIP hosted […]

HYPER CONNECTIVITY

Hyper Connectivity with 1Connect leased line technology

Business Agility, the ability of an organisation to respond quickly to changing demands, to be nimble and dexterous when it comes to resolving customer queries, may not seem at first to be one of the key outcomes being sought when an organisation implements a hosted telephony VoIP  solution. However, along with the opportunity reduce costs, increase value, integrate communications, […]

MIST Contact Tracing

MIST contact tracing showing business conference

reducing the risk of Covid-19 in the workplace The Covid-19 threat has exposed a number of unforeseen threats to the enterprise’s other invaluable assets, including people and processes. MIST is a leading edge Wi-Fi system that provides contact tracing capabilities via A.I. and patented low energy Bluetooth Technology, and provides a unique and powerful solution […]