Going to ITEXPO? Connect with the Digium Team in Miami


It’s that time of year, again! The much anticipated ITEXPO East will take over Miami’s South Beach next week, providing resellers, enterprises, SMBs, and Government organizations the tools and information they need to decipher the future of Internet telephony. From Tuesday to Thursday, January 27-29, educational keynotes, training sessions, and workshops will take place at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Some hot topics this year include cloud, mobility, disaster recovery, and perfecting the selling process. As you might expect, there’s also a strong focus on integrating all forms of communication in order to streamline not only the selling process, but the … Continued

Let’s Talk IVRs at ITExpo and Asterisk World 2015

ITEXPO East is approaching – and I’m more excited than ever to be asked to present at Asterisk World 2015. No sooner has Astricon wrapped up, and I’ve already shifted my thoughts towards the beautiful beaches, gently swaying palm trees, and the southward migration of the industry leaders in Internet Telephony, for the Miami-based, must-attend conference of the year.

I’m especially excited to launch my new presentation: “The Next Level of IVR.”ALLISON In the 15 or so years that I’ve been voicing IVR prompts exclusively, I’ve had a front-row seat to witness the progression of phone system structure. No … Continued

Digium Live Takes Closer Look at SIP Trunking and Cloud Services

Digium Live Episode 2- SIP Trunking & Cloud ServicesWhy should your business adopt SIP trunking? What are the benefits of SIP trunking or moving to the cloud? These are some of the questions addressed in our new episode of Digium Live!

Special guest, Mark Amick, our director of product management here at Digium, discusses the solutions offered through Digium Cloud Services, including our most recent addition – SIP trunking. Some of the most common concerns that come up when considering SIP trunking options include: billing options and bandwidth capacity requirements. Mark addresses both of these issues, as well as discusses the overall market for cloud-based services, noting the increase in … Continued

Business Communications Trends in 2015

A new year brings new projects, new initiatives and new challenges for IT leadership. As new technologies and new deployment models have continued to mature, businesses are becoming more willing (and obligated) to try new things.

It’s helpful to reflect upon and take inventory of the advances that shaped the evolution of your business over the previous year. Perhaps even more crucial is assessing trends of the near future, which will provide leaders and key decision makers within an organization with valuable insights in order to position their business for success.

Over the past several quarters we’ve seen adoption of … Continued

Asterisk Events: a Highlight of 2014 and a Preview of the New Year

With 2014 officially behind us, and as 2015 starts, I want to take a moment to share a highlight from some of my exciting travels through Asia in 2014, and to look forward to our first event – Asterisk World – in 2015.

Looking back at a highlight of 2014: The Asterisk tour of Asia – Conferences, Courses and Community Meet-ups!

To say Asterisk is popular in Asia would be a massive understatement. The world’s most flexible and powerful IP communications engine and application development environment has found its way into the daily life of many, many people here. When I … Continued