While there are a large number of products and services available for VoIP and the Internet we often find that they don't always perform as advertised. Below is a list of recommended products and services that we have found that actually do perform or even out perform their advertised functions. If you happen to find other products and services that you would be happy to recommend, then why don't you send us an e-Mail so we can add it to the list below.
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The most important component for a Quality VoIP service is a Quality Broadband connection. In addition to the connection between you and the exchange you also need to ensure you have a quality national network in place.
The VoIP Store.net recommends Internodes’ ADSL services because we use it for our VoIP service and know it provides the best quality and value for money available in Australia today. See the Internode ADSL page for more details on their Products and services provided.
The VoIP Store.net is an authorised dealer for Ace Communications. We use and recommend their VoIP services because we believe you will not find a more responsive and helpful provider in Australia today. Talk to us about their complete range of products including ADSL2+, TLAN and full telephony servies.
See the VoIP Providers section for more details on the Products and services proviced by Ace Communications.
FaktorTel is a privately own company with it’s main office situated on the Gold Coast of Australia, employing Australians to maintain equipment and to provide customer service to all FaktorTel customers.
See the VoIP Providers section for more details on the Products and services proviced by Faktortel.
Voxalot is a global voice applications provider that offers value-added services and features to existing customers of VoIP Service Providers (VSPs). Members use their own VSPs to make VoIP calls, while taking advantage of Voxalot's free and low-cost features that enhance and expand the member's access to new and advanced IP telephony services.
For less than the cost of one month’s VoIP service, Voxalot's annual subscription bridges the feature gaps found among most residential, mobile and business telephone services. It’s for people who want a suite of features that are useful to them - not features providers think they need.
Voxalot also owns and operates SIPBroker.com, which provides the SIP domain interconnect for more than 2,000 SIP domains and performs ENUM look ups to provide Voxalot members with the ability to make calls on net for free when a free route exists. It's Free to Join Voxalot and you can use the service to make and receive Free VoIP Calls. Check out the Voxalot website for more details.
CounterPath's X-Lite is the market's leading free SIP based softphone available for download. Combining voice and video calls, Instant Messaging and presence management in an intuitive and familiar interface, X-Lite helps you seamlessly transition from a traditional hard phone environment into the world of Voice over IP.
Based on the advanced architecture of eyeBeam 1.5 (CounterPath's retail and carrier-grade softphone), X-Lite is designed to showcase some of the feature rich capabilities available such as superior audio and video quality, zero-touch configuration, IM and presence, and a comprehensive personal address book.
Although this Free program does have some limitations, it is an excellant place to start. If you find the free version too restrictive, you can easily upgrade to their Commercial product which is reasonably priced. Check out the Counterpath Website for more details.
Roboform is the top-rated Password Manager and Web Form Filler that completely automates password entering and form filling.
RoboForm was named PC Magazine Editor's Choice, and CNET Download.com's Software of the Year.
BitDefender™ suite provides antivirus protection for all major vulnerable points of entry into a network, securing your Gateways, Internet, Mail and File Servers and Desktop PCs.
BitDefender Total Security 2008
BitDefender Total Security 2008 provides the ultimate proactive protection for your PCs. It combines state of the art protection against viruses, spyware, hackers, spam and other Internet security threats. Moreover, its system maintenance and PC backup tools keep your PC running fast and protected from data loss. more info »