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How to make the most of the big analogue switch-off.
Analogue phone services and the PSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network) are being replaced by an IP (Internet Protocol) system. So, how can you turn it into a real opportunity?
By planning ahead you can negate any impact on your organisation that could trigger a real domino effect across your operations.
Some telecommunications providers have already started switching off analogue technology and are enjoying the benefits of going fully digital. By joining them, you’re getting ahead, being proactive and forward-thinking.
Being switched-on is seizing the opportunity now. What are you waiting for?
Getting on board with digital transformation now can open a whole new set of avenues for your organisation to explore and can have a positive impact on your staff, your customers and your productivity.
Many organisations are taking the big analogue switch-off as the opportunity to take a step back from day-to-day operations and think about what kind of network they would put in place to optimise their way of working.
Accelerate to the cloud
Moving to the cloud enables teams to collaborate seamlessly from anywhere and on any device, while being able to access the data they need at any time.
The cloud is also more secure than an on-premises system while keeping you up to speed with all the latest software and security updates. Plus it’s easy to run, with tech support taken care of for you.
The move could actually save you money as you can scale it up or down as you need. So, if you’ve always been meaning to take full advantage of the cloud, this is the perfect time to do it and reap the rewards.
Fully enable hybrid and dynamic working
The move to digital can fully enable hybrid and dynamic working. Across the UK, people have embraced hybrid working following the challenges brought on by the pandemic.
The technology not only allows employees to work remotely, it also allows decision-makers to collaborate virtually. Employees are empowered, while organisations have the security and protection they need to perform at higher levels than before.
So think about the technologies you want to take on board and make sure they can all work together. Also, keep an eye on the future – you don’t just want to solve today’s hybrid working challenges, but any changes that may happen in the years ahead.
Improve customer and people experience
Another advantage is the improved experience that going fully digital can bring to staff and customers alike making it so much more convenient to shop or access services.
Cebr found the pandemic accelerated digital progress in enterprise businesses by more than four years leading to 7.9% higher customer satisfaction and 7.2% higher employee satisfaction.
With tools to support collaboration, cloud services to enable easy access and security solutions to keep precious information safe, the big analogue switch-off enables you to unleash efficiency across your entire organisation.
"Being sustainable and showing you care about ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) issues can make you more attractive to your customers."
Going digital could even help to reduce your carbon footprint. And being sustainable and showing you care about ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) issues can make you more attractive to your customers.
Employees value sustainability too. So if you’re aiming to attract and keep the very best talent, you want to show them that you have sustainability goals in place and you’re working towards them.
Being more sustainable can also save you money by cutting back on waste and reusing materials. Act wisely now and seize the initiative.
You’re in a good place, with options aplenty
The impending switch to digital offers an excellent opportunity to take stock, rethink your entire infrastructure and even resolve challenges across your organisation to make your operations fully futureproof.
Let us work with you to save as much of the existing infrastructure as possible, streamlining what you have and suggesting new equipment for future-proof ways of working. Planning ahead means you can avoid disruption and hit the ground running.
Now is the time to replace your entire existing system with a new VoIP system, allowing remote working, flexibility, video and instant messaging. And when you explore the many benefits and advantages of VoIP and SIP Trunking systems, you’ll realise you’ll want to migrate sooner rather than later.
Get a wriggle on. Upgrade to a new digital system now.
It might seem like a long way off, but the decisions you make now will greatly affect your future.
Choose us to be your digital partner during the big analogue switch-off and we will help you make the transition with minimal disruption to your organisation. Whatever path you choose to take, we will work closely with you to map out the most effective route for you to reach your objectives.
- Talk to us about how we can support you on your journey, from strategy to execution.
- We’ll help you evaluate your existing infrastructure and understand critical areas.
- We’ll identify short/long-term tech and strategic objectives.
- Together, we can plan and execute a solution.
- Ensure your suppliers are aware of the change.
Start your digital journey now, speak to us about taking the first step.
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