We’re Hiring an Intermediate Full Stack PHP Web Developer (LAMP)

MeloTel is looking for a new addition to its web development team. Our LAMP stack setup means the ideal candidate meets the following core experience requirements: – 2+ years in Linux/Unix administration experience – 2+ years in Apache configuration experience – 4+ years in MySQL database architecture experience – 4+ years in PHP scripting experience As an integral member of our team, you will be helping every department of the company thrive from a technological…

Updates are Coming – Memorandum

Recently we posted about MeloTel Version 4 paving the way for WebRTC. Another notice we would like to release to our existing and prospect customers in the following; In VoIP Panel v4 and newer versions the email address of a VoIP Panel User Accounts will be forced to be unique. This will impact users in the following ways; Each user under an organization will be required to use a unique email address. You will only…

MeloTel Version 4 is paving the way for WebRTC

Presently MeloTel is VoIP Panel is released 3.7, however we are now planning a major release of our latest VoIP Panel Version 4. With this update comes some major improvements and paves the way for full utilization of WebRTC. Since MeloTel VoIP Panel Version 4 is a major release, the current release notes contain only the changes that, in our opinion, might affect existing customers. If you have any questions about how these changes affect…

MeloTel Service Was Impacted – Reason For Outage

MeloTel Event: 619-6435 Date: June 22, 2015 Duration: 12:30pm to 1:19pm EST (49 minutes) Event Description: At 12:30pm EST today, our system monitoring tools alerted our system administrator. It was a text message from Nagios, our network monitoring software, warning us that something was wrong. We quickly discovered that one of our data centers, in Toronto, was unreachable from the Internet. This particular data center is in a secure building in Toronto, in a large…

Introducing Google’s “Mobilegeddon”. It’s a doozy!

Google has announced its new mobile-focused algorithm, which will rank mobile-friendlier sites higher in searches. Described by some as “Mobilegeddon”, this will signifigantly impact many small companies with either low quality mobile sites or no mobile sites at all, as their sites will appear lower in the search results. The impact o this change is affecting not only clicks but the decisions people make based on searches. On the other hand, this is good news…

OpenID 2.0 for Google Accounts is going bye bye

Some applications and websites use OpenID 2.0 for authentication when you’re signing in, and to access data that you’ve given them permission to access. OpenID 2.0 has been superseded by OpenID Connect. Starting April 20, 2015, OpenID 2.0 will no longer work for Google Accounts. VoipNow OpenID 2.0 is affected by this change. Please migrate to OpenID Connect by the shutdown date. Learn how to migrate to OpenID Connect, and the OpenID 2.0 end of…

5 Reasons To Never Miss Important Phone Calls

For some people, there’s nothing worse than being ignored. And that’s what it feels like when a phone call, email or text message goes unreturned. Such occurrences can often end friendships as arguments ensue over the meaning of the neglected reach out. In the business world, an unreturned call or message can receive an even worse response. When a business relationship is lost, money is lost. And that’s always bad for business. The thing is,…

5 Benefits Of Telephone Conferencing

From the “tell me something I don’t know” files comes the following statement: the internet has changed the world! Quite obviously, the ways in which we are able to communicate have vastly changed considering that the worldwide web allows us to easily keep in touch with individuals from all over the globe. On a regular basis, social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter keep people from every spot on Earth connected. As a business…

5 Benefits You Get With A Dial By Name Directory

Your customers support you for a number of reasons. And you may be surprised to know that your products and services may not always top the lists for the reasons why. The ways in which you interact with your customers play huge roles in the type of customer loyalty your brand attains. People need to have great experiences with you in order to continue wanting to do business with your company. At MeloTel, our many…

5 Important Reasons To Travel With Your Phone Number

Change is inevitable. As time goes on, all things must experience some type of modification. Take your place of business, for example. Has it always looked exactly the same? Surely, over time, you’ve renovated the decor to keep things looking fresh and modernized. Perhaps, you’ve even moved the location of your business once or twice. If so, then you’re well aware that change can be good. However, change can also present us with difficulties. When…