GSM Gateways - Reducing Landline to Mobile Call Costs: Why the Explosion in Mobile Phone Usage Is Impacting on Your Company's Costs and How to Take Back Control

Date Added: Nov 2009
Format: PDF

The explosive increase in mobile phone usage has led to an unforeseen growth in office to mobile calls charges for many organizations. This white paper discusses the reasons and impact of this huge shift in behavior, and how to take back control and dramatically reduce those costs. A GSM gateway is a piece of telecommunications equipment that connects to the office phone system, and which can dramatically lower the cost of the landline to mobile calls, typically by 35%-50%, against even the most competitive tariffs from landline providers. As an example one can expect to pay approximately 4p per minute to call mobiles via a gateway, versus anywhere between 7p and 12p per minute with many phone companies.