The Benefits of Digital

Written by Jason Morris

Analogue isrepparttar process of taking an audio or video signal and then turning it into electronic pulses. Digital isrepparttar 147331 process of turningrepparttar 147332 signal into a binary format, represented by a string of 1ís and 0ís. Analogue technology has been around for a long time now. It really isnít that complicated and is fairly inexpensive. The problem with analogue signals lies in their size limitations regardingrepparttar 147333 amount of data they can carry.

Because ofrepparttar 147334 way digital works by breaking a signal into 1ís and 0ís and then re-assembling it exactly atrepparttar 147335 other end, it gives you clear and distortion free cordless conversations. A digital signal knows what it should be when it reachesrepparttar 147336 other end, throughrepparttar 147337 arrangement ofrepparttar 147338 binary code. This means it can correct any errors that may have occurred duringrepparttar 147339 transmission ofrepparttar 147340 data (signal). All this means that in most cases clarity ofrepparttar 147341 signal is maintained, offering distortion free telephone conversations or clearer television pictures.

Digital technology is also more compact, allowing you to cram much more data intorepparttar 147342 same space as an analogue signal, meaning more features can be crammed intorepparttar 147343 digital signal. Though digital signals offer great clarity, they donít always offerrepparttar 147344 same rich sound quality as analogue for now.

Cordless phones

Because ofrepparttar 147345 way digital works by breaking a signal into 1ís and 0ís and then re-assembling it exactly atrepparttar 147346 other end. It gives you clear and distortion free cordless conversations. Digital cordless phones also encryptrepparttar 147347 binary data during transmission, making your call safe from eavesdroppers. With digital more power can be applied torepparttar 147348 signal allowing you greater range on cordless conversations.

If you are in a small office or in your home, it may be that you donít require a big range and security isnít an issue, in which case you may find that a cheaper analogue cordless system will fulfil your needs. Check outrepparttar 147349 features atrepparttar 147350 end of this article to help you decide if a digital cordless phone will benefit you. You will need to keep in mind that when using digital or analogue signals for cordless phone calls,repparttar 147351 handsets themselves are still analogue devices that can only be used on analogue lines. Alsorepparttar 147352 range of your cordless phone, whether using analogue or digital signals will always depend onrepparttar 147353 environment in which you are using it.

Voice Mail - What to Look For In A Good Business Voice Mail System

Written by Jason Morris

In its simplest form a voice mail system is essentially just another phone answering system. They store their messages on a computer disk. Each user is assigned a mailbox where they only have access to his or her messages. They are also password protected so onlyrepparttar assigned user can accessrepparttar 147330 messages in their mailbox. Voice mail systems also allow each user to create their own greeting message. This enablesrepparttar 147331 user to pass on instructions or important messages without takingrepparttar 147332 call.

Voice mails systems are usually additional features of existing in house phone systems. When deciding which voice mail system to purchase you need to look at two key aspects of each one:repparttar 147333 number of user ports andrepparttar 147334 hours of memory that is allocated to messages.

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