Blog

3CX Recognized as the Best VoIP Service and Web Conferencing Software

3CX has been recognized in Digital.com’s 2021 Awards as the leading provider of VoIP Phone Services and the Best Web Conferencing Software. Digital.com considered more than 90 top-notch software companies in their pursuit to provide independent reviews openly...

3CX V18 Video Conferencing & Apps: What You Need to Know

3CX Video Conferencing (formerly known as 3CX WebMeeting) has undergone a complete redesign, which is now available to all customers who install the 3CX v18 Alpha 2. We’ve focused heavily on new features and data privacy. Here what’s new:New AppsWe’ve completely...

Grapevine Connect awarded ‘Highly Commended’

Grapevine Connect awarded ‘Highly Commended’

The 2020 national Comms Business Awards were slightly different this year, as you can imagine, getting together for the annual celebration of talent in the sector was not possible. So, the ceremony was hosted online which allowed everyone to still get into the spirit...

Free E-learning Solution for Schools with 3CX

Free E-learning Solution for Schools with 3CX

3CX Extends Offer to Schools with Free E-learning Solution Posted on: March 19th, 2020 Up to 100 students and educators can now connect in a virtual classroom environment LONDON, UK, 19 MARCH 2020 – 3CX, developer of the award-winning business communications solution,...

How to work from home with your 3CX Phone System

How to work from home with your 3CX Phone System

With a 3CX phone system already in place, your business is already in a strong position to cope with the sudden demand for home working.  It is a fairly easy process to be able to take calls from home and work as if you were sat at your extension in the office.  ...

Work Remotely with Cost-free Web Conferencing

Work Remotely with Cost-free Web Conferencing

With the anticipated disruption caused by the outbreak of Coronavirus, 3CX have just released a free demo of their web meeting solution to help you with a sudden need to work remotely even if you don't have a 3CX Phone System!   Whether you’re thinking of making...

Coronavirus and Business Continuity Planning

Coronavirus and Business Continuity Planning

With the ever increasing likelihood that UK businesses will be experiencing severe disruption due to Coronavirus, the importance of business contingency planning is high on the agenda.   Critical to keeping your business running as smoothly as possible during the...

From Local to Global; the rise of the Micro-National

From Local to Global; the rise of the Micro-National

Once upon a time, a global company was the domain of corporate giants.  But thanks to communication technology, there’s a new kind of global business in town.  All hail the rise of the Micro-National. Local business is great, it’s the backbone of our economy.  But...

5 Ways To Improve Your Tech Health

5 Ways To Improve Your Tech Health

As Solution Architect Keith Winhall points out, it’s not just personal resolutions that are important.  Use the start of a New Year for an overhaul of your tech habits, and you will be on the way to a better tech-life balance in 2020.  Here are Grapevine Connect’s top...

Head in the Cloud

Head in the Cloud

Hands up if you’ve ever sent a fax?  Keep your hands up if you still regularly do so…. I bet there aren’t many of you. Along with good old-fashioned phone calls (and yes, sometimes fax!), now it’s email, instant messaging, SMS, conference calling, video...

Why Innovation, Integrity and Imagination Matters

Why Innovation, Integrity and Imagination Matters

A quick look through our website and you’ll find our core value statement: “Grapevine Connect is based on three key ideas; Innovation, Integrity and Imagination.” But how does this translate in real life? First, we innovate through the continuous...

It Pays to Invest in Communication

It Pays to Invest in Communication

It’s true that in business, people are your greatest asset and employees are frontline ambassadors for your brand. If you give them a helping hand by providing the right communication tools, you will reap the rewards of greater flexibility, easy...

Getting The Balance Right…

Getting The Balance Right…

We are well and truly in the digital age.  A revolution of communication.  The way we work has radically changed, and technology is giving us more freedom to choose how and where we work. We are blessed to live here in the South West.  Beautiful beaches,...

Energising Connectivity & Communications for Ixora

Energising Connectivity & Communications for Ixora

Faced with an outdated phone system, high connectivity costs and inaccessible infrastructure, Ixora Energy were looking to make radical changes to improve the way they communicated between their 8 sites across the UK.   Read our case study to find out how...

Grapevine Connect WIN Comms Business Award!

Grapevine Connect WIN Comms Business Award!

The team here at Grapevine Connect are completely delighted, chuffed and over the moon to announce that we have been crowned winners of the SMB ICT Solution category at the 2019 Comms Business Awards.The award, which was presented at a...

Grapevine Connect Retains 3CX Platinum Partner Status

Grapevine Connect Retains 3CX Platinum Partner Status

Yay.... we are proud as punch to have retained our 3CX Platinum Partner status!  This prestigious accreditation is testament to our expertise in installing and maintaining 3CX Phone Systems, and we take great pride in joining an elite few other companies across the UK...

Grapevine Connect Shortlisted for Comms Business Award!

Grapevine Connect Shortlisted for Comms Business Award!

We are exceptionally proud to announce that Grapevine Connect has been shortlisted for the "SMB ICT Solution" Comms Business Award, in recognition of the innovative ways we deliver temporary and rapid internet connectivity. Now in its 15th year, the Comms Business...

Hosted 3CX Phone System for Stunning Exmoor Hotel

Hosted 3CX Phone System for Stunning Exmoor Hotel

What do you do when your phone system is out of date, constantly crashing and causing serious disruption to your business?  This was the challenge faced by Olde World Inns at their beautiful Luttrell Arms Hotel in Exmoor.  As we already provided their...

How to Improve Connectivity in Cornwall

How to Improve Connectivity in Cornwall

We always enjoy engaging with new people at exhibitions, as it's good to listen to key business challenges and see how Grapevine can help to overcome them.  At The Cornwall Business Show, one of the key issues we kept hearing was the lack of high speed...

Come and see us at the Cornwall Business Show!

Come and see us at the Cornwall Business Show!

The Cornwall Business Show is the largest, most inclusive business exhibition in Cornwall, bringing together a wide spectrum of industries and sectors, from small, start-up businesses to large, established companies.  The show offers its audience a...

Protecting staff and business in adverse weather conditions

Protecting staff and business in adverse weather conditions

Like many businesses across the South West, we woke up this morning to a winter wonderland.  Some of us at Grapevine could make it into work, and we had a pretty commute to the office. Other colleagues couldn't venture out due to being snowed in, or having emergency...

Refer us and save up to 20% on your next bill!

Refer us and save up to 20% on your next bill!

The best compliment we receive is a referral of our business, and we are lucky to have great customers who like what we do, and recommend us to other businesses.  Introducing our refer-a-friend scheme….We want to say thank you for your part of our growth...

This Week!◾️ Cabling for @Redrow completed in a basement office in central London & a dual bonded cellular connection installed using @Peplink ◾️ First on-site client meeting of the year to discuss a new @3CX deployment for an international company. ◾️ Enjoy the weekend!

This is the new MAX Adapter. It defines what simple, easy & economical on-demand connectivity really means. https://buff.ly/3nqm5Il

Say Hi 👋 to @Peplink newest product, the MAX Adapter! Available in 3 different models; LTE CAT6, LTE CAT12 & 5G. Keep an eye out for more Q&A's in the coming days.
All available NOW via our Peplink Authorised e-tailer webstore https://buff.ly/3nqm5Il

Load More...