David Duffett

Blog Author

About the Author

David works with the Worldwide Asterisk Community for Digium, and is an Asterisk enthusiast in addition to being a Chartered Engineer, globally experienced trainer and public speaker. His experience includes Air Traffic Control communications, Wireless Local Loop, Mobile Networks, Computer Telephony, Voice over IP and Asterisk specifically. In addition to many web articles, David's publications include Asterisk 1.4: The Professional's Guide (Packt, co-author) and the contribution of a chapter (on Internationalisation) to Asterisk: The Definitive Guide (O'Reilly). David is editorially responsible for AstriCon (THE annual global Asterisk event) where he also introduced the 'Fastest Dude to the Dialtone' contest some years ago. He is a frequent speaker at AsterConference Asia (David has also MC'd at this event), IT Expo (East and West) and a number of corporate events. He has also spoken at numerous other conferences - VoIP Developer, Speech World, CT Expo and UC Expo to name a few.

AstriCon Glendale Boasts a Packed Schedule

By David Duffett

As I am sure you know, AstriCon in Glendale, AZ is happening very soon – September 27-29 – and the schedule is looking fantastic. We have had so many great session submissions

Supporting Ecuador Water Relief: Home of Elastix Hit by Earthquake

By David Duffett

  The country of Ecuador is held in special affection by the Asterisk Community, as it is the home of Elastix – the popular Asterisk-based distribution that has been a

AstriCon 2016 Heads to Arizona

By David Duffett

I am very excited to confirm that AstriCon is all set to run in Glendale, AZ this September 27-29. It’s not our first time in this beautiful location. Those that

AstriCon Videos Now Posted – See you at Asterisk World!

By David Duffett

Now that the AstriCon 2015 videos have been added to the Official Asterisk YouTube channel (you can see them and subscribe to the channel here), I thought it would be

AstriCon, Orlando is ONLY DAYS AWAY!

By David Duffett

Tuesday, October 13th marks the official kick-off of AstriCon 2015, in Orlando. Those of us at Digium are in overdrive to bring you the best AstriCon yet! The word that