Being a Software Developer at Digium: Meet Scott Griepentrog

Our employees are a big part of what makes Digium a fun and unique place to work. Not to brag, but we truly have some amazing people with numerous backgrounds and different personalities, all of whom have a real passion for what they do. In fact, we have a lot of people ask what it’s like to work at Digium and how to become part of our team.  So, we decided to kick off a new Get to Know Digium: Employee Spotlight series where we ask employees about their roles inside the company as Digiumites (our name for team … Continued

How to Install Asterisk 13 and PJSIP on CentOS 6

With the release of a certified branch of Asterisk 13, the Asterisk training team decided now is the time to provide a brief set of “install from source” instructions. What follows is my three step program to install Asterisk 13. If you are experienced with earlier versions of Asterisk there are some changes to consider, namely the new SIP channel driver powered by the PJSIP SIP stack. The new channel driver is called PJSIP and has been the topic of a few wiki articles and conference presentations already. The original SIP channel driver has been moved to extended support and … Continued

A Deeper Look into the Asterisk Training Classroom

Whether you’re just getting started with Asterisk or need help with a specific topic, Digium offers a variety of training options to meet your needs. Our online and instructor-led courses teach you how to install, configure, tune, and maintain a complete Asterisk system. Certifications are also available, allowing you to bring a new skill set to your career or company. I sat down with our Asterisk trainers to get an in-depth look into the Asterisk Advanced and Asterisk Fast Start course outlines, along with goals of the training for each course.

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Talking UC at ITEXPO: Watch Digium Live in Miami [Video]

Last week, several of us at Digium had the great privilege of attending ITEXPO East in Miami Beach, Florida. Not only did we take advantage of the fantastic weather, amazing local cuisine and beautiful beaches of South Beach, we were able to connect with Digium customers and partners, along with other IT vendors and show attendees to talk about Unified Communications solutions and the state of business communications.  And we caught it all in this week’s edition of Digium Live!

Before we get to the video interviews, it’s only fitting to call out some other highlights during our time in Miami. We were … Continued

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