How does GTL Cloud stack up?

Some common examples of how GTL Cloud VoIP & Internet stacks up on advantages & costs

It’s not just the monthly cost savings, there are also savings to be made on calling rates & productivity.


Example 1:

Golders is a small trades company with a home office, 5 staff – 3 of whom are out on site most days.

Common complaints with this set up type:

  • When callers ring & the main office is unattended. Calls either go unanswered.
  • Clearing messages that are hours old.
  • When staff call out on the 2nd line – caller ID presented is the home number
  • When both lines in use – callers hear engaged tone
  • Most analogue telephones have no method of call transfer, call hold, voicemail notification, Caller ID presentation

GTL Proposed Solution:

Install fibre internet if not already. Prepare cloud PBX as per customer requirements. Supply 1x Fanvil X5 & 1x Fanvil X4 IP Phones. Test VoIP system. Port telephone numbers to VoIP.

Advantages to GTL Cloud proposed set up:

  • Fast fibre internet
  • Never miss a call with call divert or ‘twin’ ring with your mobile phone
  • Callers never hear engaged tone – voicemail available eve when your lines are all in use
  • Caller ID presented determined by setup – present any valid DDI number as Call ID.
  • Original caller ID on diverted & ‘twin’ ring calls – when a call is presented to your mobile. The original caller id is presented. So you know what call you are taking.
  • Full featured IP phones – interactive displays, VM notification, one-touch transfer keys, see who’s calling, missed calls etc etc
  • Different call flows for business & home numbers
  • Included plan calling minutes keep call costs down

Golders current set up:

  • Existing Internet connection
  • 2 analogue telephone lines
  • Calling costs p/month

Cost p/m

  • $90.00
  • $96.00
  • $100.0

GTL Cloud set up:

  • 100/20 Fibre internet connection
  • SOHO VoIP Plan
  • 2 Full featured IP Phones
  • 1000Local / 600 Nat’l / 500 Mobile included mins

Cost p/m

  • $85.00
  • $85.00
  • $33.00

Total: $286.00+gst

Total: $203.00+gst

That’s a $83.00 per month saving or a 29% cost saving for Golders!


Example 2:

Forestry Research ltd is also a small company with a central office & 10 full time staff & need telephones for 8 of these staff.

Common complaints with this set up type:

  • Staff either do not have DDI numbers, or extns do not present the correct DDI number when dialing out
  • When all lines in use – callers hear engaged tone
  • PBX systems & telephones are getting old & in need of replacement
  • ISDN Lines becoming end of life 2020

GTL Proposed Solution:

Install fibre internet if not already. Prepare cloud PBX as per customer requirements. Supply 2x Fanvil X6, 2x Fanvil X4, & 4x Fanvil X3 IP Phones. Test VoIP system. Port telephone numbers to VoIP.

Advantages to GTL Cloud proposed set up:

  • Fast fibre internet
  • Never miss a call with call divert or ‘twin’ ring with your mobile phone
  • Callers never hear engaged tone – voicemail available eve when your lines are all in use
  • Caller ID presented determined by setup – present any valid DDI number as Call ID.
  • Original caller ID on diverted & ‘twin’ ring calls – when a call is presented to your mobile. The original caller id is presented. So you know what call you are taking.
  • Full featured IP phones – interactive displays, VM notification, one-touch transfer keys, see who’s calling, missed calls etc etc
  • Different call flows for business & dept numbers

Current set up:

  • Existing Internet connection
  • 2 ISDN telephone lines
  • Calling costs p/month
  • PBX System

Cost p/m

  • $100.00
  • $190.00
  • $170.00
  • $80.00

GTL Cloud set up:

  • 100/100 Business Fibre connection
  • Small Business VoIP Plan
  • 8 Full featured IP Phones
  • 3000 Local / 1500 Nat’l / 1000 Mobile included mins

Cost p/m

  • $120.00
  • $170.00
  • $118.00

Total: $540.00+gst

Total: $408.00+gst

That’s a $132.00 per month saving or a 25% cost saving for Forestry Research!


Example 3:

Blue Cross Medical are a mid size medical center with 18 staff. They need several lines and a total of 16 telephones

Common complaints with this set up type:

  • Staff either do not have DDI numbers, or extns do not present the correct DDI number when dialing out
  • When all lines in use – callers hear engaged tone
  • PBX systems & telephones are getting old & in need of replacement
  • ISDN Lines becoming end of life 2020

GTL Proposed Solution:

Install dedicated fibre VoIP connection. Prepare Hosted PBX as per customer requirements. Supply 1x Fanvil x210, 2x Fanvil X6, 4x Fanvil X4, 6x Fanvil X3, & 3x Fanvil X1 IP Phones. Test VoIP system. Port telephone numbers to VoIP.

Advantages to GTL Cloud proposed set up:

  • Managed Network VoIP delivery
  • Never miss a call with call divert or ‘twin’ ring with your mobile phone
  • Callers never hear engaged tone – voicemail available eve when your lines are all in use
  • Caller ID presented determined by setup – present any valid DDI number as Call ID.
  • Original caller ID on diverted & ‘twin’ ring calls – when a call is presented to your mobile. The original caller id is presented. So you know what call you are taking.
  • Full featured IP phones – interactive displays, VM notification, one-touch transfer keys, see who’s calling, missed calls etc etc
  • Different call flows for business & dept numbers
  • Auto Attendant for depts – Script renewals, Test results etc

Current Set up:

  • Current Internet Access
  • 4 ISDN telephone lines
  • Calling costs p/month
  • PBX System

Cost p/m

  • $120.00
  • $370.00
  • $400.00
  • $120.00

GTL Cloud Set up:

  • Managed VoIP Connection
  • Hosted SME Cloud PBX Plan
  • 16 Full featured IP Phones
  • Internet 50
  • Hosted Firewall
  • 5000 Local / 2500 Nat’l / 1500 Mobile included mins

Cost p/m

  • $220.00
  • $350.00
  • $229.00
  • $50.00
  • $140.00

Total: $1010.00+gst

Total: $989.00+gst

That’s a $21.00 per month and a great improvment in business telecommunications

If Blue cross purchased the IP telephones this would reduce monthly cost to $760.00+gst. Thats a $250.00 per month saving but there would be a one off cost of $2430.00+gst


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