SOURCE: smbINFO Inc

July 28, 2005 13:59 ET

smbINFO Helps Small Businesses Take Advantage of Voice Over IP Systems

smbINFO Inc Launches New Service Providing VoIP Information, Vendor Profiles and Financial Analysis Aids, to Help VoIP buyers

BURLINGAME, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 28, 2005 -- smbINFO Inc., a technology information services company focused on the needs of small businesses, today announced the launch of its new Voice over IP (VoIP) information service.

The smbINFO.com website provides critical information small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) need to make good business decisions regarding the deployment of VoIP based phone systems.

smbINFO Inc. President Nick Pegley commented, "There are tremendous opportunities for small business to save money and improve their business operations through VoIP systems. However, many companies either are not aware of the possibilities or are hesitant to take the plunge with this new technology. smbINFO provides information in straightforward business language that helps business owners and decision makers understand the technology and its potential, as well as helping them with financial evaluations and vendor selection."

Voice over IP technology is revolutionizing the way SMBs use their phone systems to improve customer service, increase employee satisfaction and reduce costs. However, there are many hazards along the path to a successful deployment, and smbINFO's services provide a roadmap to navigate through them.

smbINFO's VoIP for Small Business service provides:

A Guide to VoIP that puts into business language the fundamentals of VoIP, the business case for it and the keys to a successful deployment

Profiles of VoIP product manufacturers including Avaya, Cisco Systems and Nortel

Information on the main VoIP products available and on sample users

Latest VoIP news items

A VoIP financial analysis tool to evaluate the return on investment and other metrics of a VoIP purchase

The content is written by subject matter experts and provides an independent and unbiased assessment of VoIP products and services.

smbINFO's web site, www.smbinfo.com, is available immediately, and the information for small businesses is provided on an annual subscription basis, at an introductory price of $99, a small fraction of the potential savings from a successfully deployed VoIP system.

About smbINFO Inc.

smbINFO was founded in January 2005 and is a technology information services company focused on the needs of small businesses. The firm operates independently of all manufacturers and resellers.

Visit www.smbinfo.com for more information

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