Re: What does everyone feel about IP Telephony services, How is
I have the basic Home Vonage service. They send you an ATA 186 box, you plug it in and turn it on, plug in your analog phone into port1. You DO need to make sure that you have DHCP on your home/office network, since they don't let you hard code an IP address on the unit. It didn't have any problems registering with Vonage from behind my home firewall with NAT.
You get a web interface that lets you change options on your account & check voicemail.
Voice quality has been very good overall. I have managed to cause a little echo and breakup -- when I forget that I'm on VOIP and start a big download or streaming video while I'm on a call (or someone else in the house starts doing the same). I could probably get rid of those problems by doing compression on my voice calls (you change the setting from your web page) but it's pretty rare so I haven't bothered.
I'm not able to access my old voice mail messages all of a sudden. The recording says something like 'the message is currently not available'. This has never happened before in all the years I have been using this system. I have t...
If you have 2 ISR routers, one acting as Failover, do we need to have both the same number of SRST licenses on the 2 routers?
No. You will only need the SRST licenses on the primary router. Because this feature...