Enhancing Capabilities of Skype for Business: Work Better, Not Harder

Too often, businesses rely on multiple vendors and applications for their various communication needs, from email to voicemail, web chats to web meetings, operating in silos. Your business can’t afford to operate in silos. Integrating all of the ways you communicate and collaborate with a Unified Communication platform, and extending the capabilities of Skype for […]

Transform your Credit Union with Skype for Business

In the second article of our 4-part series, this article will highlight the benefits your credit union should be taking advantage of, specifically speaking, Skype for Business.  Many credit unions have migrated to Office 365 and implemented the many features it comes equipped with into their daily routines. Skype for Business for credit unions is one of the […]

The Benefits of Office 365 to Credit Unions

To begin our 4-part series, this article will highlight the benefits your credit union should be taking advantage of, specifically, from Office 365.  It's no secret that members expect the best from their credit unions in today's economy. Members have always wanted their credit union to be reliable and stable so they feel secure about […]

3 Ways Presence Technology Increases Employee Productivity

Presence may indeed be the answer to the age-old question – why didn’t you answer when I called? Or, where have you been all day… I tried calling?  Time is money, so if there was a solution to saving time in the workplace and create better communication efficiency, who wouldn’t jump on it? A survey […]

What are the Impacts to Your Business if Your Phone System Goes Down?

Picture a normal day at the office. The creative team is pitching their latest idea to the client in a conference call, the HR manager is conducting an initial phone interview, salesmen are closing deals and the receptionist is transferring important inquires. All these tasks are moving your business forward and keeping the lights on. Now […]

Featured on CUInsight: How would your members rate your phone system?

AltiGen's Mike Plumer, Vice President of Sales, was once again featured in CUInsight for his article How would your members rate your phone system? Below is the article geared towards CU executives wishing to perfect their credit union communications platform using a hosted solution: If you asked members to grade your phone system on a scale of one to […]

6 Quick Ways Your Business Benefits from SIP Trunking

SIP trunking is not a new technology, but nevertheless, continues to be a popular option for businesses looking to reduce telecom expenses.  SIP Trunking allows businesses to move away from costly PSTN POTS lines and T1/PRI Trunks to take advantage of the cost savings VoIP promises, while gaining other significant advantages as well.  Here are 6 benefits SIP trunking provides: […]

3 Signs Your Business Needs Instant Messenger

There will always be new waves of communication that either fail or flourish in the business world. Are you looking to enhance the communication between employees? Do you need a more effective way to reach your customers? If you are considering adding instant messenger to the ways you communicate, here are the signs that will […]

7 Key Considerations when Evaluating a Hosted Phone Service

By choosing a Cloud based, or hosted phone service, you can significantly reduce the upfront investment and ongoing cost of maintenance for your phone system. It’s also an opportunity to affordably add key functionality to better serve your customers. However, Cloud based phone systems are not one size fits all… for example, if you are a credit […]