International Long Distance Call Back Carriers Key Terms
Connect your global employees with international long distance call back carriers key termsInternational long distance call back carriers provide ways to make long distance calls without the price tag associated with using a regular provider. There are different ways to use call back services, so learning the key terms can help you identify which services will benefit your business. Some basic international long distance call back carriers key terms include access number, trigger number, call back card and VoIP. Also look for companies that offer you quicker ways to make your call back phone calls, such as speed dial.
Federal Communications Commission offers basic instructions detailing how to use international call back carriers. It includes a definition of the term and tells you when to use it.
Call backCall back carriers derive their name from the call back portion of their service. This occurs after you dial into the company and use your access number. Once the company receives this, it calls you back.
Activation methodAn activation method is the way you notify your call back carrier that you want to make a call. There are different ways to do this depending on the company you use.
Call back cardA call back card allows clients to access an international long distance call back carrier from countries that don't usually accept call backs. With the card, a client can use any touch phone to connect to savings.
Trigger numberA trigger number is a number that a long distance carrier call back center provides to customers as a way to notify the carrier that a client wants to make a call. The client dials the trigger number, lets the phone ring once and then hangs up. The carrier identifies the trigger number and calls the client back, connecting the client to use the service. Most carriers don't charge for the call to the trigger number.
VoIPVoice over Internet protocol (VoIP) is a technology that allows you to make a phone call using an Internet connection. Some international long distance call back carriers offer this service. You'll want to check with your company to determine whether it includes VoIP with your call back service or if it's a service with additional fees.
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