About the author

Julie Webb is the Marketing Communications (MARCOM) Director at Digium. She joined the company in January 2005 after spending many years in the telecommunications industry. Julie and her team are responsible for corporate branding and events, most notably AstriCon.

Growing Non Profit Helps Community, Boosted by Better Communications

Growth prompted change in non profit’s phone system and a cost savings of $450,000 with Unified Communications. 

Non Profit Saves Money Phone SystemA non-profit organization typically has a clearly defined mission. When you are so successful at furthering that mission, growth (as with any business) can present some interesting new challenges.

For the San Diego-based not for profit Community Housing Works (CHW), one set of growing pains came in the form of a hosted phone system that was no longer keeping pace with communications between employees and clients, and was also costing the organization more than they realized in terms of actual operating expenses. … Continued

Asterisk Live: Loway CEO Discusses Call Center Solutions

Join us as we visit with Loway Founder, CEO, and Head Geek, Lorenzo Emilitr. Loway has been leading the way, since 2004, in the development of advanced software solutions for the Asterisk PBX, setting up call center solutions to help measure performance. Their product family, QueueMetrics and WombatDialer are deployed in call centers throughout the world.

Lorenzo talks in detail about their solutions and explains their role in the vast Asterisk community. You can visit Loway at AstriCon, October 13 – 15th in Orlando, Florida. Loway will be exhibiting in booth 18.

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AstriCon 2015: Get Your Spot Before They’re Gone

With the formal announcement still a few weeks away, AstriCon 2015 has already captured the interest and excitement of the Asterisk community. Sponsors and vendors are clamoring for prime real estate on the exhibit floor with several companies already signed up to attend the October 13th – 15th event in beautiful Orlando, Florida. Our host hotel, Loews Royal Pacific Resort is not only part of Universal Orlando but also has amazing event space and amenities for the conference.

Digium is once again pleased to partner with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to promote the event to a broader audience. TMC has … Continued

Asterisk Live: Meet Joshua Colp, Software Developer at Digium

Join us for the latest episode of Asterisk Live as we chat with Joshua Colp, Senior Software Developer at Digium. As a long-term Asterisk contributor, Josh has seen Asterisk grow in version number, features, culture, and direction. His work focuses on the fundamentals that provide a stable foundation for others to create cool things on top of Asterisk. When not working on Asterisk, he enjoys reading and helping to contribute to bandwidth usage in Canada by watching YouTube videos.

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WebRTC Product of the Year Winner: Respoke

WebRTC Product of the YearWe are thrilled to announce that Respoke has been named WebRTC Product of the Year Award winner by TMC, a global integrated media company. The WebRTC Product of the Year Award honors solutions that support browser-to-browser applications for voice calling, video chat, and P2P file sharing without the need of either internal or external plug-ins. This newly minted award recognizes vendors who are advancing the WebRTC industry one solution at a time.

“Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 WebRTC Product of the Year Award,” said Erik Linask, Group Editorial Director, TMC. “The recipients have displayed groundbreaking innovation in the … Continued