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In today’s age of rapid, mobile communications, it’s tempting to think fax has become a dinosaur – the lumbering T-Rex of the communications industry – while quicker, more flexible creatures, like e-mail, SMS and instant message, take the 21st century as their own. This is, however, a mistake.
Junk faxes waste the resources of every business. It is estimated that they cost businesses tens of millions of dollars a year in wasted paper, toner and fax machine maintenance. There is nothing more aggravating then coming into the office each morning to find a pile of junk faxes promotion everything from mortgage refinancing to septic tank solutions. I don’t even have a septic tank!
The firm I work for had a fax system integrated in the corporate e-mail platform, Microsoft Exchange, for sending and receiving. One day after a software upgrade, the system broke. We needed to find something with the equivalent functionality but with the following conditions: