CASE STUDY

Utah State University Switches to VoIP


See how switching from a legacy phone system to VoIP reduced costs and boosted productivity for the IT staff of a college with over 30,000 students.

Challenge

Provide reliable phone service to a large campus community while reducing operational costs and improving IT staff productivity by replacing their aging phone system.

Solution

Leverage existing wide-area data network to add CenturyLink VoIP technology and 3,500 ShoreTel handsets and systems. Web-based portal makes managing the new VoIP solution easy. Plus, they enable the IT staff to save time with office moves and configurations.

Results

Utah State University saved hundreds of thousands of dollars and regained 80 hours a week in IT team productivity by moving to a CenturyLink VoIP solution rather than keeping their 20-year old phone system.

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