Goodbye PSTN, Hello to the Best in Internet-based Telecoms

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By December 2025, the PSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network) better known as the ‘landline’ is being turned off for good. This means that everyone, whether at home or in the office, will need to use an internet-based phone service. Though this may sound like a long way off right now, the clock is ticking for … Read more

Rolls Royce Case Study

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BDR GROUP develop relationship with The International Club for Rolls-Royce and Bentley Enthusiasts.

5 Reasons to Upgrade to Hosted Cloud / VoIP

VOIP telephony is fast becoming the No.1 choice for companies across the UK and the globe. Hosted cloud or VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) is, simply put, calls made over the internet and your broadband. Hosted technology works by using SIP trunks (Session Initiated Protocol) – these SIP trunks allow you to make calls over … Read more

Designing and installing a cost-effective telephony solution

Price Bailey Chartered accountants

Price Bailey is an established accounting firm with seven office locations. It is one of the UK’s top accounting firms in terms of turnover, with 22 partners and 200 employees. Purchase Direct introduced them to Icom  following a review of their overheads and utility costs. After this first introduction, Price Bailey asked us to review their … Read more

Switching from a failing IP telephony system to a Mitel solution

Chatsworth House is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire and has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family. They had recently upgraded their telephone system to an IP solution that best suits a commercial business. This, in short, makes for a change, as Chatsworth House is really one of Britain’s … Read more

Telephone System upgrade for Sibley Pares

Sibley Pares LLP is an independent firm of Chartered Surveyors and Estate Agents based in Maidstone, and operating throughout Kent and the South East. Their team offers a full range of estate agency services including sales, lettings, acquisitions and management. They asked Icom to update the customer’s existing telephony system in order to install our hosted … Read more

Hosted VoIP and Call Recording for MC Truck and Bus, Larkfield

MC Group has been providing transport solutions for 30 years. With a demonstrable track record of delivering quality vehicles, rental options, aftersales and excellent back-up on a national level, MC Group is a leader in commercial vehicle solutions. They asked Icom to replace their Avaya IP Office system with a new VoIP telephony solution at their Larkfield branch. … Read more

Installing a new Hosted Telephony system for Letting International

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Established in 1992, Lettings International Ltd is a property management company based in London. They manage 1,800 properties for private landlords and local authorities in East London. They asked BDR to remove their existing telephone system, a BCM system, and provide them with a modern solution. The client wanted to embrace a full IP-based system to work … Read more