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TCN Announces First Ever Call Recording Pause/Interrupt Feature for Hosted Predictive Dialers

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Author: TCN

St. George, UT—True to its pioneering form, TCN, Inc. announced today the release of the first ever hosted dialer feature that allows clients to pause and interrupt call recording—to ensure customer privacy and legal compliance.

Private standards, like PCI compliance, and public standards, like HIPAA privacy compliance, often require that companies avoid storing credit and debit card security codes (typically the three-digit CVV) or other sensitive data. Yet these same standards require customer-agent phone conversations to be recorded in their entirety. Further, companies require these CVV codes to process customer payments. It’s no wonder that some feel like they are daily slaloming through a regulatory minefield.

Enter TCN, where Lewis Carroll-like customer fancies meet their real-world fulfillment. Customers can use a completely hosted, on-demand predictive dialer that does predictive dialer stuff, like call monitoring and agent interrupt. Yet it also records customer-agent interactions. Better still: it provides a “pause recording” feature that enables companies to skip recording for 3-10 second pre-set intervals while a customer provides his payment card’s CVV, or other sensitive information.

“One of the largest internet companies in the world approached us with this call-recording, privacy-compliance conundrum,” mused Dave Bethers, Vice President of Sales at TCN, Inc. “We took the challenge and provided them this functionality as a front-end solution that requires no back-end work to ensure compliance.”

Thus, “[c]ustomers should be wary of hosted dialing companies that claim they are 100% compliant with such standards,” stated Li TiaTia, Vice President of Operations and Client Services at TCN. “Complete compliance is possible, and it needn’t cost an arm and a leg.”

Mollify the lawyers. Respect people’s privacy (ahem, Google). Be the good guys (and girls). Try TCN’s pause recording and other compliance features, free of charge.


About TCN:

As a leader in the hosted call center technology industry since 1999, TCN, Inc. is recognized worldwide as the preeminent global provider of cloud-based virtual call center technologies. Their cutting-edge communication technology has rendered expensive hardware, subscription software, and crowded call centers obsolete. For additional information, visit

About the Author: TCN

TCN is a leading provider of cloud-based call center technology for enterprises, contact centers, BPOs, and collection agencies worldwide. Founded in 1999, TCN combines a deep understanding of the needs of call center users with a highly affordable delivery model, ensuring immediate access to robust call center technology, such as predictive dialer, IVR, call recording, and business analytics required to optimize operations and adhere to TCPA regulations. Its “always-on” cloud-based delivery model provides customers with immediate access to the latest version of the ClearTouch solution, as well as the ability to quickly and easily scale and adjust to evolving business needs. ClearTouch serves various Fortune 500 companies and enterprises in multiple industries, including newspaper, collection, education, healthcare, automotive, political, customer service, and marketing.