Response Point Team Blog

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

April, 2009

  • VPNs and Remote Workers

    Erik Lagerway at the SMBPhone blog has a nice overview of how he installed a VPN to support a remote worker .  It includes specifics like exactly which router he used, which Response Point hardware, and how he configured everything. He concludes...
  • More RP videos for your web site

    Looking for more ways to add Response Point videos and training to your web site? We've just released a bunch of short videos that you can easily put on your own site, to show your customers how easy Response Point is to use. Click through to the following...
  • New Aastra firmware available immediately

    From our friends at Response Point OEM Aastra: Aastra Telecom is pleased to announce the availability of software maintenance release 2.4.1_RP.1014.  Available for download from the AastraLink RP website, this release offers a fix to the Call Park...
  • Call Manager and Analytics from RiteTech LLC

    Our friends at RiteTech LLC have been busy with some of the new features in SP2.  They just announced a limited public Beta test of their RPCalls Call Manager and RPTrends Call Analytics Web-based applications. Definitely worth checking out. RPCalls...
  • NEW! Syspine 6 Phone Promo Packages Boost Partner Margins!

    News from our OEM partner Syspine today: Introducing Syspine P406 and P806 promotional packages.  These custom packages have six (6) 310M IP phones and include a award winning Syspine 4 or 8 line All-In-One A50 server.  While supplies last,...
  • April 30th Webinar. A VAR’s View: Successful Tips for Selling Response Point

                Want to hear the best practices from 3  top Response Point VARs ? What are their secrets for generating revenue ?  Finding new customers ? Closing the deal? How to leverage demos ?  Then please...
  • The ‘VAR Guy’ speaks to Response Point Partner SMB Phone

      The VAR Guy , a web site focused on the day-to-day happenings of partners recently published a story on Response Point VAR and Service Provider SMB Phone. The article describes the journey Erik Lagerway and Trent Johnsen were on as they established...
  • Updated RP site for Microsoft Partners

    The Response Point world is centered around our business partners and Microsoft Specialists who help customers choose and deploy their phone systems.  Our partners often ask us for marketing, sales, and technical information to make it easier for...
  • Use the Small Business Summit Video on your site

    Response Point has many great videos you can use on your own web site to show customers how Response Point can help them. One of our favorites is this one that was produced last year for the Microsoft Small Business Summit , and summarizes in a few minutes...
  • April 17th Webinar : Response Point SP2 Technical Briefing

    Robert Brown, Principal Group Program Manager of the Response Point Development team, will lead this April 17th webinar. It is part of Microsoft’s 5W/50 webinar series for SMB  Partners. Robert and his team of Program Managers will offer technical...
  • Ask Anna to speak for your company

    When you add a person’s name to your Response Point directory,  there is a pleasant voice inside RP that speaks the name back to you.  It’s a computerized voice, usually referred to as TTS ( text-to-speech), and the one inside RP is world-class...
  • More Aastralink SIP Trunking Bundle Details

    Aastra has published more details about their new “SIP Trunking Bundle" we mentioned previously . The AastraLink RP SIP Trunking Bundle, available in the U.S. market only, is priced at just $1,799.99 MSRP and includes the Aastra designed Base Unit...