Inside the Asterisk

Month: January 2011

A New Way to Get Involved!

By Bryan Johns

In our never-ending quest to improve the Asterisk project and to expand the capabilities of open source communications, Digium is proud to announce two new weekly developer conference calls: The [...]

The 15 Commandments of IVR

By Allison Smith

Commandment #15: “Write in a Conversational Tone” This blog entry wraps up my 15-part series – and I’m ending on a topic which excites me the most. As someone who [...]

Asterisk Celebrates World Championship!

By Malcolm Davenport

Having just completed a successful 11-plus year worldwide campaign, the Asterisk Open Source Communications toolkit has returned victorious from its match in the desert against the forces of Proprietary Telecommunications. [...]

PBX in the Cloud or in the Closet?

By Bryan Johns

This opinion piece covers the arguments for and against hosted and premises PBX deployments in different customer and usage scenarios. It also explores the merits of a third, "co-located" solution design as a legitimate alternative for certain requirements. [...]

FOSDEM, 2011

By Malcolm Davenport

An Open Source Telephony Devroom has been organized at FOSDEM 2011 in Brussels on Sunday, February 6th, 2011. The Devroom will feature a full day of presentations on development topics [...]