Cloud vs. Premise Phone System Comparison

Cloud vs. Premise Phone System

Here is a comparison between RingOffice Hosted Phone System, On-Site VoIP and Legacy Phone Systems.

Comparison by Features:

Feature Comparison RingOffice Cloud On-Site VoIP PBX Traditional PBX
Annual Maintenance, Support, Changes Included Extra Extra
Phone Lines/Service Included Extra Extra
Long Distance Included Extra Extra
Mobility Included Some No
Calling Capacity (lines) Unlimited Limited Limited
Advanced Features Included Included Limited
Fault Tolerance Free Expensive Expensive
Web Management Yes Yes No
Scalability Unlimited Limited Limited

Comparison by Cost:

Cost Comparison (10 user system) RingOffice Cloud On-Site VoIP PBX Traditional PBX
Upfront Cost (10 Phones) $1500 $6000 $7000
Annual Maintenance, Support, Changes $0 $1000 $1500
Phone Lines $250 (10 lines) $160/mo (4 lines) $160/mo (4 lines)
Long Distance Included Included $40/mo
Year 1 cost $4,500 $8,920 $10,900
Year 2 cost $3,000 $2,920 $3,900
Year 3 cost $3,000 $2,920 $3,900
Total 3 Year Cost $10,500 $14,760 $18,700