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The Return on Investment of IP Telephony Management
Managing a newly deployed voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) integration project is not as easy as some IT managers believe it to be. Delivering voice traffic

average annual rate of return  (Please see Table 1: Average VOIP Costs, Page 2.) The ratio of IT/telecom staff member to end unit increases. Most of the work required is at the switch or the management/monitoring system. So there is not a proportional correlation of IT staff member:employee as the number of employees on the system increases. Companies also spend between 12% and 17% of the original capital cost on maintenance, which includes software or firmware upgrades on equipment and associated software. IP Telephony Management

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