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    What is VOIP telephony?

    VOIP is the method of converting analog audio signals (these are similar to the signals that we hear when we talk on the phone) into digital data and transmitting them over the internet. In short, you are using the internet to make and receive telephone calls. It is also known as VOIP telephony. You can learn more about VOIP telephone here.

    How does VOIP telephony work?

    As mentioned-above, VOIP converts the analog signals into packets of data. These packets travel like any other type of data over the internet. When you are using the VOIP service, you can either call on the landline or cell phones. It also supports computer to computer calls in which both parties are speaking into the microphone of the computer and listening to each other through the computer headsets.

    Since packets are involved, VOIP telephony does not work like the ordinary telephone service. It … Read More