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Cox Communications vs SIProutes.com
Compare Cox Communications vs SIProutes.com. Find out whether Cox Communications or SIProutes.com is better for your VoIP business or home needs. The experts at VoipReview have analyzed the strengths and weaknesses of Cox Communications and SIProutes.com and detailed analysis of the comparison can be found below.
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Cox Communications is a Internet Service Provider, a Cable Television provider, and a VoIP service/phone service provider in various states around the United States.
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SIPRoutes.com is a next generation Wholesale SIP Termination provider and aggregator.
With a cloud based routing platform, the service enables a provider or carrier customer to select in real-time from every major VoIP backbone allowing...
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- Founder Year: 1996
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- Founder Year: 2009
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I moved to Cox Cable because of the decent price they were offering which works for what I needed, but instead they sold me something I absolutely did not need. When I called back after a month(Just trying to be nice so I tried it out)to cancel the services I did not need, once again a customer rep( Shannon from Las Vegas)was doing everything she can to discourage me from removing some of my services. Why can't they understand that some people just don't need/want the services they are trying to shove down your throat. Who needs a home phone this days? And cable, one day will be obsolete!!! Cox cable is now turning out to be a bad decision I made. I guess cancelation is my best option
I was dumb enough to fall for the bundle from Cox for TV, Internet, and Phone. I did explain at the time that I only needed basic phone service with NO long distance, no added features, and a minimum charge for the phone service. The first month bill came in with charges for both long distance and collect calls. I live alone and know I did not place the calls or accept any collect calls. Checking the bill ALL of the long distance calls were operater assisted calls. I called Cox and was told by the CSR that they would check to find out why the blocks weren't working, then transferred to billing where the calls were credited back to my account. Second month: More charges for both long distance and collect calls! Same proceedure, called customer service and was told that she would escalate the issue to tech support to find out why the blocks were not working then another transfer to billing (with the long hold time, of course) where I was issued a credit. Third month: $300 dollars in long distance and collect calls! Again, called Customer Service where they will send the issue to tech support to find out why the blocks weren't working, and another transfer to billing where I was told that they can't block those calls AND that they don't issue credit for them! I called their corporate office in Atlanta and spoke to the problem resolution people who told me: They CAN block those calls and will find out why the block isn't working. They DID issue a credit for the calls. THEN they explained that if you have an answering machine and it picks up you WILL be charged for a collect call, even though you didn't actually answer the phone! They never did explain the operated assisted long distance calls though, or why their system isn't blocking them!
We have been terminating production traffic to SipRoutes for over a year now and it has been a great experience. The big plus is that siproutes has already done all of the hard work by contracting and interoping with large tier 1 carriers so us little guys can jump right in and start terminating to those high quality carriers. This would otherwise be impossible for us to achieve without siproutes because we are not a large enough company to make the commits and spend long hours doing the interop. They have a friendly staff and good experience in the termination game. Their prices are actually pretty good. Here's why i think: They do LCR between a very broad range of tier 1 carriers, whereas most sip termination carriers only terminate to very few carriers so siproutes has more "options" as to who to relay calls to. You would think that siproutes prices wouldn't be as competitive because they are just using other carriers and don't have their own POP's but this has proven to not actually be the case from my experience dealing with other tier 1 carriers directly.
Can't think of anything negative to write. Their service and staff has been fantastic. They were recommended to me and I recommend them to all of you. Just try them with a test account, there's no commitment.