PBX stands for Private Branch Exchange. It’s a private telephone network that a business or organisation uses for internal communication. When you pick up your desk phone and press a button or punch in an extension to speak to someone elsewhere in the building, you’re using a PBX. Hosted PBX, which can also be described as either cloud PBX or virtual PBX, is a more modern version of the system.
It moves the functions of onsite PBX hardware to the cloud. Instead of connecting telephones to an on-premise PBX, a hosted PBX system connects them to secure data centres. That lets users diall out and receive calls via VoIP. You get all the features of an on-premise PBX—and more—delivered seamlessly to desk phones, computers, and even mobile devices.
RingCentral provide hosted PBX UK wide to many different businesses and organisations. Once companies switch to using a cloud PBX system, they quickly realise that it is far superior to traditional PBX. There are a number of reasons why hosted cloud PBX is undoubtedly the way forward:
RingCentral provide hosted phone systems UK wide for a variety of businesses and enterprises. Those hosted PBX services from RingCentral are state of the art solutions, which hold significant benefits over other options on the market. RingCentral PBX is simple and efficient, meaning that:
With virtual PBX UK customers of RingCentral can make and receive calls with their business number and business identity, no matter where they are or what device they are using—personal mobile phones, home phones, even hotel phones. That ensures that even in difficult circumstances, they can communicate professionally.
That’s just one of the many benefits that managed PBX from RingCentral can deliver to your firm. Having PBX hosted rather than using onsite hardware reduces capital expenses significantly. You don’t have to pay for expensive equipment, training or maintenance. Setup and management of the hosted PBX system is so simple, you can handle it all in-house.
Hosted PBX systems provided via RingCentral Office deliver all the features you expect from enterprise-level PBX without those unwanted expenses. They’re also infinitely more flexible and scalable than traditional PBX systems. Business hosted PBX solutions can get new offices, new locations, and new employees up and running in a day, using the web portal. They’re also the quickest and easiest way to allow home and remote workers to be part of the corporate phone system.
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— Paul Strinati, Founding Partner & IT Director,
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