Voice over ip voip on a shoe string
Download
1 / 11

Voice Over IP VoIP - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 235 Views
  • Uploaded on

(VoIP)Voice Over IP. What is it? Way of utilizing the internet for ... Software that allows you make free calls over the internet to anyone else who also has ...

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Voice Over IP VoIP ' - Kelvin_Ajay


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Voice over ip voip on a shoe string l.jpg

Voice Over IP (VoIP) “On A Shoe String “

Tim Shelton

Landau Uniforms

[email protected]



Voip voice over ip l.jpg
(VoIP)Voice Over IP

  • What is it?

    Way of utilizing the internet for telephone conversations

  • Why is it beneficial?

    Lower cost and convenience - Significantly less expensive than typical telephone long distance packages.

    One high speed internet connection can serve for multiple phone lines


Voip using l.jpg
VoIP Using

  • Skype

    • Software that allows you make free calls over the internet to anyone else who also has the service. It's free and easy to download and use, and it works with most computers. Skype offers free global telephony and unlimited voice calls.

    • Most popular VoIP application (171 million users)

    • It was reported that nine million concurrent Skype users were online on January 29, 2007.


Skype features l.jpg
Skype Features

  • Standard features:

    • Talking free to other Skype users

    • Conference call with up to nine total Skype users

    • Video calls on Skype

    • File transfers

    • Chat (instant messaging)

    • Secure Communication using encryption

  • Optional features:

    • SkypeOut - Make phone calls to landlines

    • SkypeIn – Receive phone calls from landlines

    • Skype Voicemail

    • And more…



Using skype l.jpg
Using Skype

  • Skype as a telephone

    • Skype can be used as a conventional telephone (great for international calling)

    • Particularly useful on laptops for the traveller

    • Sense of presence – know if recipient is online (can switch off)

    • Instant messaging

  • Additional features:

    • Integration with Web browser (sharing browsing)

    • Video Skype

    • Skype Me icons on Web pages


The down side l.jpg
The Down Side

  • Skype is proprietary (can't talk to other VoIP applications)

  • Do I want people to see when I'm online?

  • Firewalls might have to be configured to allow Skype traffic

  • How reliable is it? No service level guarantees.

  • Sometimes gets resistance from IT department


How do i start taking advantage of skype l.jpg
How Do I Start Taking Advantage Of Skype?

2 Easy Steps

1. Download Skype software from www.skype.com

2. Purchase a Skype phone or headset




ad