VoIP Technology (How VoIP works)

 

This page is more about the VoIP technology. To know about VoIP phones, its types and pros and cons, go to VoIP Phones.

 

What is VoIP?

VoIP is the short form of Voice over Internet Protocol. It is also called IP Telephony, Internet telephony or Digital Phone. It utilizes the IP network (Internet or intranets) for telephone conversations. The service it provides is similar as that of normal landline phones but generally offers a cheaper solution. It has some added advantages and as any other service, it faces some challenges too.

How does VoIP work?

How voice is coded digitally for voip?

The digitization of analog voice signals is a must to transmit voice over the digital IP network. It can be done in several ways

What is a VoIP phone?

Please refer to the VoIP phones page.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of VoIP?

Please refer to the advantages and disadvantages discussed on the VoIP phones page.

To know about VoIP phones, its types and pros and cons, go to VoIP Phones.