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Fax Online

The ultimate guide to paperless faxing

Does your business still use traditional fax machines to transmit sensitive data? You’re not the only one. A large percentage of organisations in regulated industries across Australia still rely on fax machines for sending and receiving confidential information. Although they may still seem like a reliable method of document transmission, fax machines are costing your business thousands of dollars every year in paper, fax machine maintenance, power consumption and more.  


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Free setup & simple porting - it's time to make the switch to GoFax®

Are you ready for the busiest time of the year? As we move into Christmas, we’re celebrating by making it as easy as possible for you to move your faxing to Australia’s trusted online fax provider. How?  by offering our new customers free setup and simple fax number porting* when you make the switch to GoFax.  


Security & Compliance

The Australian Privacy Principles: Protecting Patient Information

In Australia, data privacy and protection are primarily regulated by the federal Privacy Act 1988 ( Privacy Act) and the Australian Privacy Principles. The Australian Privacy Principles, or APPs, govern standards, rights and obligations to all businesses and organisations in Australia around collection, use and disclosure of personal information.  

Customer Success Stories

GoFax and IRESS: Creating seamless faxing experiences for clients

IRESS is a global technology company providing software solutions to the financial services industry with more than 9,000 businesses and 500,000 people using their software worldwide, IRESS exists to help organisations perform better and deliver more.


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Fax machine vs online fax service: who wins?

Traditional fax machines have been around for years, with the first recognisable version of what we consider the fax machine invented in 1964 by Xerox.


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Is online faxing more secure than email?

Electronic mail, or email (as it is now more commonly known) was invented in 1971 by Raymond Tomlinson. Due to its ease of use and speed of delivery, email has since become one of the most popular forms of business communications, with organisations around the world using email daily to connect with colleagues, stakeholders, customers and clients. 


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Faxing alternative to GoDaddy Fax Thru Email

Searching for a faxing alternative to GoDaddy Fax Thru Email?

As of the end of September 2021, GoDaddy will be retiring their Fax Thru Email product, leaving organisations with the only option to search for a new email to fax provider.  


API, Integration Partner Case Studies

GoFax and PaperCut: Enhancing print security to safeguard sensitive data

GoFax is very excited to announce our official’ partnership and integration with PaperCut’s ‘PaperCut MF’ print management for printers and multifunction print devices (MFDs). PaperCut’s print management software helps millions of users around the world minimise waste while having a secure and easy print experience.



GoFax: the best alternative to Twilio API

Are you a current Twilio customer, looking to make the switch to an alternative API provider?

With the recent news that Twilio is discontinuing its Programmable Fax product, existing Twilio customers may be searching for an alternative API that meets their organisation’s requirements.


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Two-way SMS: uses and benefits for healthcare organisations

SMS text messaging has become commonplace in the Australian healthcare industry, with many organisations taking advantage of the instant communication method to connect with patients. Although there are many different messaging applications on the market today with millions of users worldwide, the versatility of SMS communications.