The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
Parliant Shows New Version of Phone Valet Message center

From The Show Floor - Parliant Shows New Version of Phone Valet Message center

by , 3:30 PM EDT, July 15th, 2004

At Macworld San Francisco in January, we got to check out Phone Valet from Parliant, and were impressed with this Mac-based telephony solution. Since then, Parliant has been hard at work, and was showing their next-generation product, Phone Valet Message Center 2.0, on the show floor. We had a chance to observe a quick demo, highlighting some of the new features of this upgrade.


Parliant USB Telephone Adapter

In addition to providing basic message taking and call recording features, the upgraded product can also intelligently share your phone line with a fax machine. You can also call in to your Mac and do several neat things, like interface with an X-10 home controller. Another new feature is the ability to have your voicemail messages emailed to you, in the form of a sound file attachments. There's even a way to save your phone call audio to your iPod.

Phone Valet Message Center 2.0 is available now for $199 for a single phone line. Owners of a version 1.x product can upgrade to 2.0 for $99.

Recent Headlines - Updated July 26th

Mon,12:40 PM
Three Ways to Protect your Apple Watch (and One Way Not To)
Mon,10:42 PM
Google Brings Higher Resolution Satellite Imagery to Google Earth and Maps
9:10 PM
Google Bloks Will Offer Kids Hands-On, Collaborative Programming Concepts
8:44 PM
PRE-SALE: The Complete iOS 10 Developer Course at $29
5:15 PM
Game Foul: Ford Dealership Steals Firewatch Art
5:04 PM
TMO Background Mode: Interview With Symply Co-founder and President Alex Grossman
3:20 PM
iPhone 7 Sans Headphone Jack: The Debate Continues
1:58 PM
TMO Daily Observations 2016-06-27: AAPL, Brexit, Google Blocks
11:58 AM
Google Ready to Try Apple’s Tactics with New Smartphone
9:33 AM
Apple gets its Rainbow on for SF Pride Parade
Sun,12:18 PM
MGG 611: Troubleshoot & Resolve Your Mac & Apple Issues
Fri,7:00 PM
Apple Kills the Thunderbolt Display - Will the Mac Pro Be Next?
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!