Are you familiar with the Voice Over Internet Protocol revolution? This is a key development in the world of communications and may soon directly impact your life through your job or small business.
Commonly known as VoIP, the protocol is basically a component of a call routing system, also known as Call Termination. In the simplest terms, call termination refers to the routing of phone calls from one provider to another. A call made over the VoIP is terminated (which, in this case is better thought of as “transferred”) using the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN), which is basically the major hub of all telecommunications, overseen bu ITU-T (similar, in some respects, to the FCC).
VoIP is rapidly growing in popularity, though it has been on the market for a decade