Mobile phones are a mainstay in today’s businesses and usage only continues to grow. Employees have traditionally relied on mobile devices to stay connected, but this has always meant that an employee has to distribute a separate phone number to ensure that business associates or customers can reach them when they need to be reached. This also results in management of multiple voice mailboxes which decreases productivity and increases the chances of a message not being heard in a timely manner.
Fixed Mobile Convergence uMobility solution from Varaha Systems, Inc., mean that businesses are now able to provide employees with single number reach, unified voice messaging and enhanced in-building coverage through a business’s Wi-Fi network. By enabling employees to be reached anytime, anywhere – any business can become more efficient, responsive, collaborative and productive. Best of Both VoIP and Cellular Communication
In the UK Varaha are partnered with Toshiba so using uMobility with Toshiba Strata CIX systems helps enterprises reduce communication costs. By using the enterprise wireless LAN for voice calls instead of costlier cellular tariffs, enterprises get the best of both Wi-Fi and cellular coverage from a single device. When a user is in the cellular network, uMobility continues to reduce costs by routing calls through the enterprise network, minimizing costs for both domestic and international connections. Strata CIX users gain increased mobility with no need to purchase additional cell phones, change carriers, or buy expensive data plans. Instead, their smartphone functions as a mobile office extension. uMobility provides a compelling proposition for enterprises for achieving cost optimization and better accessibility for its mobile users. uMobility’s use of Wireless networks can also be of benefit to companies whose office is located in a poor cellular reception area.