EPABX is an abbreviation that stands for Electronic Private Automatic Branch Exchange. It comes under the category of business phone systems which serve a business environment. Multi-line connectionscan be made through a single telephonic connection. It is an office equipment of immense use for telephonic connectivity with extensions of a single phone line. It can be rented from office equipment suppliers too.Business Phone System for Office Communication
EPABX has proven to be of immense use in communicating within office, making routine work simpler. It can be defined as a switching system for calls that enables both internal as well as external switching functions in an organization. Typically up to 10,000 subscribers can be accommodated by a single EPABX system.
Range of Functions
EPABX as a business phone system possesses a versatile range of functions. The numerous tasks that can be performed by EPABX are listed below.
Auto Attendant,Automatic call distributor,Automated directory services (where callers can be routed to a given employee by keying or speaking the letters of the employee's name),Automatic ring back,Callaccounting,Call forwarding on absence,Call forwarding on busy,Callpark,Call pick-up,Call transfer,
Call waiting,Conferencecall,Customgreetings,Customized Abbreviated dialing (Speed Dialing),
Direct Inward Dialing,Direct Inward System Access (DISA) (the ability to access internal features from an outside telephone line),Do Not Disturb (DND),Follow-me,Music on hold,Night service,
Shared message boxes (where a department can have a shared voicemail box),Voice mail,
Voice paging (PA system)