Tips for Using Free Text to Speech (TTS) with Switchvox Phone Systems

It’s exciting to see how easy it is for our resellers and customers to customize their phone systems to meet their business needs – and then be willing to share their tips with others. In this guest blog post, Dan Ribar, CIO of 1st Guard Corporation, explains how to use a free version of Text to Speech in a Switchvox phone system. Thanks for sharing, Dan!

The natural progression for a new telephone system is to typically find it’s way to some form of dynamic IVR that looks to a database for the information.  My office has had the DigiumContinued

We need YOU (or someone you might know)!

As we continue to grow and focus on getting the Asterisk word out there, we’ve come to a point where we need more people!

Right now we have a number of vacancies, including those for a technical trainer and a training manager, both based at our headquarters, in Huntsville, AL. The Technical Trainer is basically responsible for developing our Asterisk training curriculum which covers our all of open source Asterisk solutions and all of our Digium products. As you might expect, the Training Manager is responsible for managing and growing our overall Asterisk training programs – it’s a pretty exciting … Continued

An amazing year to come… It’s a Digium Asterisk World

2012 was a memorable year in the Asterisk community. While lots of things changed in terms of people and projects, lots of things stayed the same, too. For example, Asterisk started the year as the #1 Open Source Communications Solution! It ended the year that way , as well – in large part, thanks to all of you who continue to support and help expand the Asterisk project.

Here are some other exciting milestones from the previous year:

During 2012 Matt Jordan took the lead position in developing Asterisk at Digium.

We also put a lot of effort into strengthening … Continued

Chill out with Mark Spencer

Mark Spencer is a pretty cool guy. In case you don’t know, he’s the founder of Digium and the mastermind behind Asterisk, the world’s most popular open-source communications platform. Impressive, I know! He’s definitely someone you’d want to chill out with and shoot the breeze.

Now, you can! Introducing Flat Mark, the portable go-anywhere version of Mark Spencer. Take Flat Mark on adventures around your neighborhood or around the world, and snap a photo to document your fun together. Vacations, family reunions, business meetings, grocery shopping, a night on the town - Yes! Flat Mark is ready to … Continued