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Microsoft Teams Direct Routing is the flexible, accessible and cost-effective alternative to Microsoft Calling Plans allowing you to make calls external to your business from Microsoft Teams.
At Vivio, we can build a bespoke Direct Routing architecture to enable full voice capability natively into Microsoft Teams.
Any company using Microsoft Teams as their unified communications tool can implement Direct Routing from Vivio as their preferred provider for voice and benefit from cost savings, increased functionality and support for migration.
What is Direct Routing?
Microsoft Teams Direct Routing is the flexible, accessible and cost-effective alternative to Microsoft Calling Plans allowing your organisation to make calls within Microsoft Teams using SIP trunks to route the calls.
What is required to enable Direct Routing?
For an organisation to enable Direct Routing, the following components are required:
• Office 365 enterprise subscription (E1, E3 or E5)
• Microsoft Phone System AddOn (with E1, E3)
• An Internet Connection
What about Skype for Business?
Many businesses already use Skype for Business as their Microsoft based telephony platform. However, Skype for Business is being retired in 2021 with Microsoft encouraging all users to transition to Teams.
In addition to Skype functions like; instant messaging, screen sharing and web conferencing, Teams adds; centralised chat / collaboration, persistent chat and much more.
Is there a cheaper alternative to Microsoft calling plans?
Direct Routing offers a cost-effective alternative which works flexibly with differing requirements across departments.