The benefits of porting your geographic telephone numbers to the uCloud platform.

Geographic telephone phone number

A geographic telephone number is a fixed-line telephone number beginning with a geographically area code (e.g. 011 for Johannesburg, 012 for Pretoria, 021 for Cape Town etc.) Geographic telephone numbers generally associate your business to the area or location of operation and give your customers a sense that your business is established and trustworthy.

Geographic telephone number porting

Porting of your geographic telephone number allows you to keep your existing businesses telephone numbers when changing from your current service provider to our uCloud platform. When porting your geographic telephone numbers to our Unity Fire uCloud platform we will manage the entire process on your behalf.

How Long Does Landline Number Porting Take?

Telephone number porting should take as little as 48 hours and we can provide you with an interim telephone line number solution to ensure you still receive all your calls while porting to the new VoIP service is in process.

What we require to porting your telephone number.

Once we have received the above documentation, the application will be submitted to the number porting authorities of South Africa. The porting authority will then propose a suitable date for the porting to take place, and we will arrange the necessary expertise to ensure that this happens without interruption to your telephone call services.

Requirements to port a telephone number.