At our firm we use VOIP.MS for our outbound telephone service and for most of our inbound telephone service. VOIP.MS is one of the several companies these days that makes it easy to dump the traditional landline telephone services and make use of voice over IP. As I have discussed in previous blog articles, it is astonishing how much money one can save and it is astonishing what powerful features can be implemented in one’s telephone system, using voice over IP. There are a bunch of reasons why we felt good about having selected VOIP.MS for most of our voice over IP services.
But today’s blog article talks about a new and different reason why we feel good about having selected VOIP.MS. They noticed that someone in the Gaza strip had snuck into our PBX and had placed several telephone calls to mobile phones in Albania. They proactively shut off the international calling on the trunk that had been passing these calls, and they dropped an email to us letting us know. This was at 9AM on a Sunday. Continue reading