San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 03, 2013
Today, business phone system analysts from Voip-Info.org announced their choices for the best business phone systems of 2013. In creating their ranking, the business phone experts took into account a number of factors including phone system features, pricing, options, customer reviews, and their own expert rating. According to IBISWorld, the VoIP market is expected to generate $15 billion in revenue in just the United States this year. With business VoIP becoming an increasingly popular choice for businesses to cut costs and save money, there is more competition than ever between providers looking to please the businesses that switch to VoIP.
Here are the top three best hosted business phone systems of 2013:
1) Jive Communications – Jive Communications tops this year’s list of the best business phone systems. Jive Communications is a business VoIP provider that serves the United States and offers flexible business VoIP plans. Jive’s most popular offering is the Smart PBX business phone system, which it offers for $19.95 per line per month. There are no setup fees, no cancellation fees, no long distance fees, and no contracts required. The Smart PBX plan from Jive also offers industry-leading reliability, call quality, and unlimited local and long distance calling. In addition, Smart PBX also offers a host of other advanced features. Current and former customers rate Jive’s service at a stellar 4.9 out of 5 possible points.
2) 8x8, Inc. – Founded in 1996, 8x8 is another great business phone system provider that serves the United States and Canada. 8x8’s most popular service offering is called Virtual Office, and costs $19.99 per line per month. Virtual Office includes unlimited calling in the US and Canada, as well as unlimited long distance calling. In addition, 8x8 offers a softphone and mobile app, as well as a wide variety of other features. Virtual Office requires no setup fees, and 8x8 is the recipient of the 2012 Frost & Sullivan Market Leader Award. Current and former customers rate 8x8 an excellent 4.7 out of 5 possible points.
3) RingCentral – RingCentral also makes this year’s list of the top hosted business phone systems. Founded in 2003, RingCentral offers a comprehensive and scalable business VoIP solution that is available in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. RingCentral’s most popular business phone system is called RingCentral Office, and it’s offered for $19.99 per line per month. RingCentral Office also offers unlimited calling and faxing, free setup and activation, free personalized demo, and a big group of advanced features such as call blocking, conference calling, find me follow me, and more. There are no fees for cancelling or for long distance calling, and no contract is required. Current and former customers rate RingCentral 4.5 out of 5 possible points.
“At this point, there’s really no reason a business shouldn’t be using VoIP phone service for their phone system needs. Business VoIP service is as reliable as traditional phone service, and offers a whole host of advanced features that plain old telephone service just does not offer. In addition, switching to a business VoIP phone system can save a company up to 70% on their monthly phone bill,” explains Logan Abbott, President of Voip-Info.org.
People interested in comparing business phone systems can do so using the comparison table here: http://www.voip-info.org/wiki/view/VOIP+Service+Providers+Business