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Overview of Copper POTS Lines in Telecom

Copper POTS lines, or Plain Old Telephone Service lines, have been a mainstay technology for telecom for decades. They enable voice transmission over analog circuits, making them ideal for business or home use. This article will explain the differences between digital and analog communications and help you understand the applications of these Copper Phone lines […]

CommentsJanuary 2023
POTS Replacement

POTS Replacement Options for Small Businesses

POTS lines, aka Plain Old Telephone Service, have been foundational in our businesses for over a century but as we have discussed several times recently, the technology is phasing out leaving many of us with a decision to make.  How do we continue to communicate when POTS lines no longer work? If you find yourself […]

CommentsOctober 2022
POTS Lines 2022

The Beginning of the End for POTS Lines is in 2022

August 2, 2022 This is a date that you will want to mark down in your calendars.  Why?  This is the date when you may start asking “Can I still get a POTS Line?”  Analog phone lines are going away. When the FCC instated order 19-72A1 to aid telecommunications providers in transitioning to digital methods […]

CommentsFebruary 2022