A voice conference, or teleconference, is a multi-point conversation using a telephone, and has only auditory capabilities. OIT provides many options for voice conferencing at CU-Boulder.
As the UCB campus is converted from the AVAYA phone system to the new Cisco phone system, your existing conference phone may be impacted as follows:
If your existing conference phone is Analog:
If your existing conference phone is Digital (not IP – they have features buttons, such as transfer, conference, etc., from the Avaya system):
Single line Avaya desk or wall phones allow for conference calls of up to 3 parties. To add a third party to a call:
Single line Avaya desk or wall phones allow for conference calls of up to 6 parties. To add another party to a call:
There is no direct cost for these services to you or your department.
*Note: Long distance services have an associated cost.
Faculty, staff, and IT partners.
If you are not sure which voice conferencing option is best for you, please call or email the IT Service Center (303-735-4357 or 5-HELP from an on-campus phone).
OIT has partnered with CenturyLink to provide voice, video, and web conferencing at discounted rates.