Introducing our New Company Logo!

One of the goals of the marketing department is to improve and increase Digium’s brand awareness. Guiding principles we’ve kept in mind as we’ve thought about our brands are the need to focus on a few and then to promote them consistently over time.

We know that some people are confused about our two major brands: Digium and Asterisk. Our old logo combined Digium (the company) and Asterisk (the project). However, we’ve been evolving and expanding our product lines, and we need to transition to a new company logo that will support those new product lines.

Also, we’re best known … Continued

Asterisk Desktop Assistant – Windows Click-To-Call and More

Digium is pleased to announce the release of Asterisk Desktop Assistant (beta), a desktop call management application for Windows PCs.  Asterisk Desktop Assistant (ADA) is Digium’s first step towards offering a comprehensive Computer Telephony Integration (CTI) suite.  It makes dialing and handling phone calls simpler and faster by adding click-to-call functionality into popular desktop applications.  It also adds call notifications directly to the Windows desktop.

ADA is great for call-centers, sales organizations, or anyone who spends much of their time on the phone.  Click-to-call integration with the Firefox web browser automatically telephony enables web based business applications.  Tight integration with … Continued

SIP Security and Asterisk

The folks at IC3 (Internet Crime Complaint Center) have issued a warning about “vishing” (telephony identity fraud) and Asterisk.  The nature of the warning is extremely vague, and has left us guessing as to what the exact issue is that they reference and how Asterisk is involved.  Digium nor anyone else involved with OSS Asterisk to my knowledge has not been contacted by the FBI or the IC3 (a division of the FBI) on this topic, so much of what we know is speculation at this point.  Digium believes at this point that this warning was as a result of … Continued