Recycle and get some green when you save with Digium

November 15th is America Recycles Day. Yes, it seems there is a day for everything – including one encouraging recycling. As it turns out, we were ready for it. We had already launched a Trade-In Trade-Up program before we knew there was an official day. I guess that means we continue to stay ahead of the curve here at Digium, ready for anything. Well, maybe not National Cliché Day, which was earlier this month. That’s all water under the bridge now. But, we do have a program that’s worth its weight in gold that we want to make sure … Continued

How to Install Asterisk 11 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Last week I put up an install guide for Asterisk 11 on CentOS 6. Asterisk 11 is the latest LTS release of Asterisk with many great new features and long term support! To follow up on the previous tutorial, I’ve put together a step by step guide for Ubuntu 12.04. Although most of the steps are similar there are a few differences. This tutorial will work for Ubuntu, Debian and Debian-based distributions. View the CentOS guide for Redhat-based distributions. Watch the video for a screencast of my terminal session to see the install live with an explanation of each step. Below … Continued

Help for Hurricane Victims

In the days following Hurricane Sandy, we have been staying in touch with many of our friends, customers and partners throughout the northeast who have been without essentials such as power, water, or internet. Similar to when we experienced the tornadoes and natural disasters near our Digium headquarters in the southeast, we have been encouraged by how quickly people have rallied together to help. In the past several days, employees have organized clothing and food drives to help with weekly deliveries – and local power crews have even made their way to assist with the restoration efforts.

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How to Install Asterisk 11 on CentOS 6

With the recent release of Asterisk 11 I thought I’d put together an install tutorial for Asterisk 11 and Centos 6. (Also check out this Asterisk install tutorial for Ubuntu 12.4 LTS) As an LTS release Asterisk 11 has been developed for stability and long life. Additionally, Asterisk 11 boasts many great new features including WebSocket transport for SIP, chan_motif, SIP NAT traversal via ICE, Named ACLs and more! For a full list of new features visit the Asterisk wiki. Watch the video for a screencast of my terminal session to see the install live where I … Continued