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See InformaCast’s Customized Solution For When People Are on the Phone

On PhoneAnyone who has ever encountered something tauted to be “One Size Fits All” knows just how untrue that claim is. You and your organization aren’t One Size Fits All. Your products shouldn’t be either.

With InformaCast, we don’t give you a cookie cutter solution; we give you one that is customizable to the specific needs of your organization. 

 

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Topics: InformaCast, ip paging, notification software, ip phones, Emergency Notification, Life-Safety

Cisco IP Phone Free Applications - Now with International Weather

These no-cost applications from Singlewire Software are a quick and easy way to add new functionality to your Cisco IP phones.

We've recently updated our popular no-cost IP phone applications for Cisco phones. Users now have the option of looking-up international weather.

Simply choose the country, US, UK, or Canada, enter your postal code, and press Submit. The Local Weather window appears with the weather information of the area of the zip/postal code you entered.

For instructions on how to implement these services in your organization, visit Free Applications for Cisco IP Phones on Singlewire.com.

 

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Topics: ip phones, Engineer Tools & Resources, Free Phone Services

Cisco Paging - Software for Sending an Overhead Page

Turn your Cisco phone network into a robust mass notification system with InformaCast.

Singlewire Software’s InformaCast IP Broadcasting Solution (for Windows or virtualized environments) revolutionizes organization-wide communication by allowing you to simultaneously send an audio stream and text message to variety of endpoints including IP speakers, Cisco IP phones, overhead paging systems, computer desktops, digital signage, social media sites, and more. With the push of a single button on a phone or a single click from a PC, you can send a live, recorded, or scheduled message to one or more paging groups.

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Topics: Cisco, ip paging, ip phones, Overhead Paging

Podcast - Singlewire Multicast and SNMP Network Testing Kit Overview


Singlewire Software has developed two simple software tools that network engineers can use to determine whether your organization has multicast, SNMP, and AXL set up correctly on the network. These tools offer a great “quick check” of the network and are an easy way to validate that your systems are configured correctly. The Singlewire Multicast Tester can be used when your organization is not getting audio but insist that multicast is working on the network.

Learn more about this tool from Singlewire by listening to the podcast or transcript below.

The Singlewire Multicast and SNMP Testing Kit is available at no cost.Click here to learn more and download.

 

 

Podcast Transcript

OK, Peter can you tell us about the multicast and the SNMP network testing kit that you have on the site?

Yeah, the SNMP networking tool or the CUCM tester as I like to call it and the multicast testing tool are things that I developed for our support team mainly and for implementation engineers because when some of the more common errors that people run into involve these items.

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Topics: ip speakers, Support, SNMP, InformaCast, ip paging, Multicast, Implementation, ip phones, Testing Tool, Engineer Tools & Resources

Singlewire Software Announces the Release of No-cost Applications for Use on Cisco IP Phones

The free applications from Singlewire provide real-time information and resources for users of Cisco IP phones.

mass communicationsSinglewire Software, LLC, (www.singlewire.com) today announced the release of several free applications for use on most models of Cisco IP phones. These applications offer helpful answers to commonly asked questions such as currency conversion, local time, and local weather.

Users of Cisco IP phones can access the applications by simply pushing the Applications or Services button on their phone and choosing from a list of configured services. The phone keypad is used to enter specific request information like a zip code for current weather, or an area code number to display name of a city.

“These Cisco phone applications are a great way for organizations to provide additional real-time information and resources to employees,” states Jerry Steinhauer (CCIE #12504), Chief Technical Officer at Singlewire Software. “The applications are easy to implement, configure, and use.”

The list of current applications offered includes: local weather information, a stock ticker, area code look-up, a world clock, and a currency converter. Additional applications will be introduced in the future.

 Phone administrators need to simply create a phone service with the provided URL and assign the service to their organization’s phones. Administration should be done by individuals familiar with configuring Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) or Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME).

Instructions can be downloaded from the Singlewire website at http://www.singlewire.com/free-xml-apps.html, and are offered on good faith to anyone who is interested in using them. There is no technical support offered for the free applications.

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Topics: Cisco, ip phones, Free Phone Services

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