Posts Tagged ‘Connection Telecom’

  • Rob Lith, Director of Connection Telecom (image: Connection Telecom)

    Network operators can preserve their way of life

    March 27, 2014 • OpinionComments Off

    Recent events are evidence of unprecedented pressure on mobile network operators (MNOs) to lower their prices. Yet a sober analysis reveals that the networks are really their own worst enemies, and can turn their fortunes around by simply lowering prices. Up...

  • Settling the great VoIP Debate

    November 6, 2012 • OpinionComments Off

    The argument for using Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) as a cost-cutting tool in businesses has long been won. In many instances, VoIP has cut costs in organisations by up to 50%. For others, the experience with VoIP was less than satisfactory –...

  • 3 Tech Trends that are taking businesses to the next level

    July 23, 2012 • OpinionComments Off

    “There can be no doubt that businesses have to employ technology if they hope to compete,” says Rob Lith, Director of Connection Telecom. “When it comes to investing in cloud computing and virtualization, the return on investment may very well be the...

  • VoIP commoditises another business model

    April 3, 2012 • OpinionComments (1)

    “Mobile voice over IP (MVoIP) is taking off, and mobile operators are coming under considerable strain as a result,” says David Meintjes, MD of Connection Telecom. The rise of mobile soft phones With the rise of smart phones, there has been a...

  • Investigating VoIP’s selection criteria

    November 25, 2011 • OpinionComments Off

    “Informal research among voice over IP (VoIP) clients reveals an interesting dual mindset when it comes to selecting Internet-enabled communication solutions and providers,” says David Meintjes, MD of Connection Telecom. The bottom line is that companies...

  • We’re all mobile today

    October 12, 2011 • OpinionComments Off

    “Before Voice over IP (VoIP), life was pretty black and white,” says Rob Lith, Director of Connection Telecom. “You had your office jockeys and your road warriors.” Office jockeys operated PCs, desk phones and faxes. Their jobs started and ended when...

  • Q&A: VoIP hacking attacks exposed

    October 10, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off

    Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) networks allow people to make phone calls over the Internet at very low or no cost at all. But while VoIP is affordable,  it still lacks proper security features. Major enterprises are being warned against the growing...

  • Are telephone management systems relevant?

    September 26, 2011 • OpinionComments Off

    “Telephone management systems (TMSs) have been largely under-utilised by many companies,” says Rob Lith, Connection Telecom Director. These applications are often procured, sometimes at considerable cost, with only one objective in mind – to identify...