NADA Brings Auto Dealers Together; Switchvox Helps Dealerships Communicate


auto-dealership-phone-systemThe biggest industry event of the year for car dealers – the NADA Convention & Expo – kicked off this week in San Francisco. Hundreds of exhibitors are showcasing their equipment and technologies while multiple educational workshops take place, teaching auto dealer aficionados everything from the “Catch and Keep” customer strategy to a session on “Trust and Transparency: Data Privacy Management.” Automotive dealerships are in one of the most competitive, customer-centric markets in existence, so it’s at conventions such as NADA where dealership owners and sales managers get the opportunity to partake in crash-course workshops focused on areas in which their … Continued

State of the Union for SMBs: Scalability and the Cloud


The State of the Union Address to be delivered by President Obama on Tuesday night is expected to highlight recent economic improvements, such as improved job growth and lower unemployment rates, along with a growing confidence from U.S. consumers, signaling increased spending. It’s also anticipated that the President will call for various changes that could potentially impact businesses of all sizes – and that serves as an important reminder that a business must incorporate flexible solutions in order to scale with the ebb and flow of economic conditions and changing government policies.

Among the proposals thought to be included … Continued

Switchvox Honored for Innovation: Receives 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award

UC_POTY_2007We are happy to announce that TMC, a global integrated media company, has named Switchvox a 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year.  The award honors the best, most innovative unified communications (UC) products and solutions released in the last twelve months as judged by the editors of TMC’s INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

“I am excited to proclaim Digium as a 2014 recipient of TMC’s Unified Communications Product of the Year Award for their innovative product, Switchvox,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Our judges were very impressed with the ingenuity and excellence displayed by Digium in their groundbreaking work on … Continued

What Does an Asterisk Applications Engineer Do?

Asterisk Application Engineer on In this edition of Asterisk Live, Digium’s own Cody Stewart joins the call to discuss solutions consulting and Asterisk applications. Cody works with customers to get them connected to the right products and services to help them make the most of their Asterisk installations.

During the interview Cody shares some success stories of how businesses have been able to implement open source Asterisk to save money and simplify their IT infrastructure. Cody was able to connect them with the right Digium products to meet their needs.

If you’d like to get in touch with Cody you can find his … Continued

Switchvox for Education: Google Hangout with Casper College

It’s no secret that educational institutions face challenging and unique problems everyday.  Some of the top challenges facing administrators of K-12 schools and universities include: campus safety; managing large numbers of students, faculty, and staff; overseeing large, spread out campuses; and fostering positive parent/teacher and student relations. Communications is certainly at the center of these challenges. So, it’s probably not a surprise that the most important tool to managing successful communications is a modern Unified Communications system, such as Switchvox. To help educators understand how to this type of tool can work on their campus, we recently launched a new … Continued