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it preferred systems maintenance  phones as well, so it is important to understand the different platforms. You can ask questions! Darren VP of a major health insurer Purchased a new phone system for office Call for support, interact with the vendor, interact with tech support. Don''t care too much about the technology of the thing, it''s the people who make the difference. Customer support is No. 1. Jonathan IT consultant at a small consulting firm Purchased a phone system for a client Do as much research as you can- voip-news.com was Read More

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it preferred systems maintenance  strengths that should serve it well in the process manufacturing software marketplace. President and CEO Peter Shields leads a senior management team composed predominantly of scientists and engineers who have attained real-world business skills along the way. This gives Formation an important distinction in an industry too often peopled by talkers and sellers rather than thinkers and doers. Another advantage for Formation is its blue-chip customer base, composed largely of household names like Coca-Cola Read More

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