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2009 Feature Articles on RingCentral

Read interesting articles featuring RingCentral in 2009.


December 11, 2009

Tech Pioneers of 2010: Future Innovation Leaders

RingCentral uses cloud computing to deliver services normally found only in the most expensive business phone systems, such as multi-extensions with an auto-receptionist feature. And it offers such services to businesses of all sizes, for as low as $10 a month.

November 27, 2009

Realtor likes follow-him-anywhere phone service

Bay Area realtor Jonathan Fleming has used RingCentral for a couple of years, and likes the way it lets him maintain a big-firm profile even while he's on the road. His plan costs about $25 a month, but start lower.

November 22, 2009

How Entreps Are Making "The Office" A Relic: Thanks To Technology

I don't know precisely when this trend started, but over the past several years the aspect of a traditional office has been diminishing. Most of my colleagues in fact do not have traditional offices but have a laptop computer, virtual fax, virtual telephone line, wireless broadband and other virtual amenities of a modern entrepreneur.

November 17, 2009

Ring Central: a virtual phone system for a 21st Century workforce

The rise of smartphones, VPN connections and even WiFi hot spots changed the way we work. No longer was it necessary to go into the office to catch up on e-mail, do some research or create presentations. However, despite the changing times, businesses still wanted to give the impression that employees are in the office when they’re receiving or making business phone calls outside the office.

November 17, 2009

Ring Central: a virtual phone system for a 21st Century workforce

Ring Central, which provides cloud-based corporate phone services, is offering a phone system that brings the best of both worlds - the flexibility of a single phone number that follows workers everywhere they go, but without having to leave the internal phone-tree system.

November 5, 2009

Three Best Ways to reduce Tech Costs

Innovations International has reduced its operating expenses by 20% to 30% as it now uses RingCentral.com for phone, Egnyte.com for database servers, Skype for internal and international calls and Google Apps for email. The company no longer pays $5,000 to $6,000 per month on office space, as its five employees now work at home. Many of the online services were free or cost $25 to $90 a month, says Danny Guillory, its chief executive.

September 21, 2009

Get Your Phone System Out of the Closet

We are at the cusp of a significant change in business phone systems. Cloud computing is transforming the way businesses communicate by providing innovative functionality without the complexity and cost of legacy on-premise systems.

September 14,2009

Online phone service bundles small business needs

RingCentral's flexibility is its best value, combining VoIP service, number routing, and more. Small businesses could save money versus buying many dedicated services. And since one company provides these functions-RingCentral even sells pre-configured VoIP hardware-you'll save additional troubleshooting and configuration hassles.

August 11, 2009

Services That Eliminate Telephone Tag

Google Voice and RingCentral both offer valuable services for busy businesspeople... RingCentral is much better on the business front, offering the same kind of call-management features you see at large companies, but without the need for a lot of expensive equipment. All you need are the phones and an Internet connection. Everything in life should be so simple.

July 20, 2009

Could the Cloud Kill the PBX?

My first job actually working for a tech company was with ROLM Systems, which built the most advanced PBX (business phone system, it stands for private branch exchange) for its time. It was so advanced, we felt we could rename it a CBX (the "C" stood for computer-controlled) and we used computer technology to massively advance the art.

April 6, 2009

RingCentral Fax is Your Fax Solution

Businesses know Fax by Internet solves financial worries. With an online fax service, not only will your business get a dedicated fax number you just need the ability to get online, and the provider takes care of everything else.

March 23, 2009

Nomadic Geeks: Take Your Job and Shove It - Into an Airstream

Times are tough, so stop looking for a boring nine-to-five. Use the stalling job market as an excuse to get the hell out of dodge - and into an Airstream, Winnebago, or Fleetwood. With an RV and a few tech hacks, you can create a flexible, self-employed lifestyle on the road. Yesterday's freeloading hippie is today's wireless world traveler. We talked to some nomadic geeks to find out how to trade in your mortgage for flexible hours and an ever-changing, million-dollar view.

March 5, 2009

The Best Business Networking Products

These eight offerings can boost your business by making your network more secure, increasing its reach and efficiency, and turning it into the backbone of a powerful, cost-saving interoffice phone system.

January 28, 2009

Financing, With Strings Attached

In this tight lending climate, entrepreneurs may be tempted by an investor’s offer of cash, even if it comes with strings attached.
Vlad Shmunis, the founder of RingCentral, an Internet company that serves small business owners, has an answer to that offer: Think carefully before you accept it.

January 6, 2009

Best IPhone Apps: Communication and Collaboration

January 6, 2009If you're using the RingCentral Office hosted business phone service, then this free application is for you. RingCentral Mobile adds one critical feature to your RingCentral account: You can show your business caller ID when making calls from your iPhone.

January 5, 2009

Start Your Own Business for $100 or Less

If you worry about your kids answering your business calls but you don't want to install a dedicated phone line, consider a service like RingCentral.com to have calls routed to an 800 number with voice mail exclusively for your business starting at $10 a month.

January 5, 2009

Start Your Own Business for $100 or Less

If you worry about your kids answering your business calls but you don't want to install a dedicated phone line, consider a service like RingCentral.com to have calls routed to an 800 number with voice mail exclusively for your business starting at $10 a month.