Response Point Team Blog

Behind the scenes with the team building the world's easiest small business phone system.

June, 2008

  • Response Point SP1 RTM'ed

    When we started RP, our vision was simple: to provide a telephony solution so easy to use that every small business customer can set it up like connecting a printer to the PC. Today, we are moving one step closer to realize our vision by releasing to...
  • OEM Aastra Preps for AastraLink RP Introduction @ WPC 2008

    Our OEM Partner Aastra provide us with this information today wrt their WPC launch activities: Aastra Telecom advises that they are on schedule for a July 8th launch of the AastraLink RP, a Microsoft® Response Point™ phone system, at the Microsoft...
  • Call me

    We just did a video on MSDN's Channel 9 , where we showed off some of the phones we use around here. Many of the viewers are probably going to think we're a little over the top when it comes to equipment we use for testing, development, and demos. I'm...
  • Response Point at ITEC

    Jay Waltmunson, one of our Program Managers writes: Last week in downtown Seattle was the ITEC trade show , located at the Quest Convention Center. There was a myriad of solution providers at the event ranging from portable air conditioning systems, to...
  • Wireless RP phones

    Connecting an IP Phone to the Wireless Network? Yes, it is possible. Marta Barillas is a test engineer on the Response Point team, and she wrote these notes explaining how she was able to connect a normal Response Point phone to a base unit -- wirelessly...
  • .Local addressing in Sp1

    Several of you have requested the ability to assign an internal email address when you configure Response Point to handle voice mail forwarding. In all versions of Response Point, voicemails are autoforwarded from any SMTP server you specify. This can...
  • Response Point Group Now on LinkedIn

    The Microsoft Response Point community continues to grow. We have a team blog; an independent Yahoo! Group site; a section on the Microsoft Partner Portal; a monthly newsletter, etc. To continue this community growth a Microsoft Response Point LinkedIn...
  • Costco is selling Syspine

    I'm very pleased to see that our partner Quanta worked out a deal with Costco to sell Syspine Response Point phone system online. This is a major step simplifying the purchase experience for our small business customers. Will Costco create a conflict...