Switchvox Honored for Innovation: Receives 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award

UC_POTY_2007We are happy to announce that TMC, a global integrated media company, has named Switchvox a 2014 Unified Communications Product of the Year.  The award honors the best, most innovative unified communications (UC) products and solutions released in the last twelve months as judged by the editors of TMC’s INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

“I am excited to proclaim Digium as a 2014 recipient of TMC’s Unified Communications Product of the Year Award for their innovative product, Switchvox,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Our judges were very impressed with the ingenuity and excellence displayed by Digium in their groundbreaking work on … Continued

What Does an Asterisk Applications Engineer Do?

Asterisk Application Engineer on Asterisk.org In this edition of Asterisk Live, Digium’s own Cody Stewart joins the call to discuss solutions consulting and Asterisk applications. Cody works with customers to get them connected to the right products and services to help them make the most of their Asterisk installations.

During the interview Cody shares some success stories of how businesses have been able to implement open source Asterisk to save money and simplify their IT infrastructure. Cody was able to connect them with the right Digium products to meet their needs.

If you’d like to get in touch with Cody you can find his … Continued

Switchvox for Education: Google Hangout with Casper College

It’s no secret that educational institutions face challenging and unique problems everyday.  Some of the top challenges facing administrators of K-12 schools and universities include: campus safety; managing large numbers of students, faculty, and staff; overseeing large, spread out campuses; and fostering positive parent/teacher and student relations. Communications is certainly at the center of these challenges. So, it’s probably not a surprise that the most important tool to managing successful communications is a modern Unified Communications system, such as Switchvox. To help educators understand how to this type of tool can work on their campus, we recently launched a new … Continued

March Madness: time to ‘phone in’ your bracket picks

For rabid sports fans like me, today is a bit of a sacred day.  Today begins a 3-week journey of drama, intrigue, and a roller coaster of emotions unmatched in the sports world.  Yes, the NCAA college basketball tournament is here – it is March Madness!  (Well, technically it began Tuesday night with play-in games, but nobody really counts those.) This also means that businesses throughout the U.S. suddenly have employees distracted by this annual mania, concentrating more on picking winners than on their daily work.

That’s why we, at Digium, are proposing that it’s time to embrace March Madness … Continued

How Unified Communications is fueling your next road trip

Many folks throughout the United States are preparing to pack up their cars, kids and vacation gear and head out for Spring Break. It is a bit mind boggling to think this year’s annual “spring” vacation ritual is just around the corner when it was only last week that we were discussing how to avoid the high cost of winter’s severe weather. No matter if chilly temperatures follow you on Spring Break, or if travels lead you to more balmy conditions, many of you will take comfort knowing there’s a welcoming, familiar pit stop waiting for you, roadside. These … Continued