Microsoft Teams Phone with Calling Plan
Microsoft consolidated its cloud-based phone system geared toward small and medium-sized businesses — Microsoft 365 Business Voice — with its enterprise bundles into a new SKU called “Teams Phone with Calling Plan”. The product offering aims to simplify the purchase decision process and streamline the delivery of enterprise-grade capabilities to SMBs. Teams Phone with Calling Plan is available in 33 markets, including the United States, United Kingdom, and France. As a leading Microsoft Partner, Mindcore is proud to help businesses in New Jersey and Florida collaborate and communicate effectively and securely with Teams Phone with Calling Plan. Here’s what you need to know.
Teams Phone with Calling Plan: Explained
As an all-in-one communication solution, Teams Phone with Calling Plan brings together calling, chat, meetings, and collaboration into a single app, enabling users to make calls from anywhere, on any device — including computers, smartphones, desk phones, and meeting rooms. It combines essential telephony components: a phone system and a domestic calling plan into a single package. Audio Conferencing is also available as part of all Teams-inclusive Microsoft 365 and Office 365 subscriptions.
Teams Phone with Calling Plan delivers secure, reliable, and rich calling with features such as auto-attendants, call queues, consultative transfer, and voicemail transcription. It is sold as an add-on to Microsoft 365 and Office 365 plans that include Microsoft Teams and can be purchased directly from Microsoft or one of its IT Partners.
On top of this, Microsoft says, “customers can easily manage the solution in the same admin console as the rest of their Microsoft 365 and Office 365 services.” Teams Phone with Calling Plan can be added to the following licenses:
- Office 365 Business Essentials
- Business Premium (A1, E1, A3, E3)
- Microsoft 365 Business (A3, E3)
Available in over 70 Countries
The good news is that Microsoft offers a 30-day trial for eligible customers interested in trying the Teams Phone with Calling plan on behalf of their organization. Teams Phone with Calling Plan can also be purchased as a standalone service, which gives organizations the option to bring a calling plan from a third-party provider and is available in over 70 countries through a Microsoft partner. These countries include:
- Costa Rica
- Czech Republic
- Dominican Republic
- Hong Kong SAR
- New Zealand
- Puerto Rico
- South Africa
- South Korea
- Sri Lanka
- Trinidad and Tobago
- United Arab Emirates
- United Kingdom
- United States
Teams Phone with Calling Plan is available directly on the Teams Phone website in the US, the UK, and Canada. If you’re an SMB that needs phoning capabilities, Microsoft Teams is an attractive one-stop solution to boost productivity with minimal disruption.
Teams Phone with Calling Plan in NJ & FL
Mindcore offers high-quality, innovative Microsoft 365 solutions and consulting services for businesses in New Jersey and Florida. Our IT experts can help you migrate to the M365 environment and implement Teams Phone with Calling Plan. We will consider your short and long-term business goals, ensure a seamless transition into your current system, and provide ongoing support. Ready to get started? Schedule a consultation to speak with a member of our team today.
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