Digium Team Takes on 5K for a Good Cause

On most days, you can spot groups of Digium employees hitting the pavement for a run during lunch or at the end of the day. This week, an official Digium team joined hundreds of other local runners in a 5k race to help raise awareness and funds to contribute toward research of rare childhood genetic disorders.


Double Helix Dash

The fourth-annual Double Helix Dash is hosted at HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, one of the key sponsors of the event. Runners of all ages participated in either the 5k (3.1 miles) race or the 1-mile fun run; both courses mapped through the distinctive … 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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Digium Live: Bit Platforms Discusses Benefits of a Switchvox Phone System [Video]

This week’s episode of Digium Live features guest Greynier Fuentes, senior network engineer with Bit Platforms. A managed service provider in south Florida, Bit Platforms is a Digium partner that focuses on IT solutions, hosted infrastructure, IT management, and compliance. They specialize in custom software development and sell hosted and on-premises phone solutions for businesses.

Greynier sits down with me as we identify what questions to ask when a customer is shopping for a new business phone system, as well as what networking infrastructure a business should have in place before implementation. Also in the episode, Greynier explains why customers are choosing … Continued

Getting More from Your Unified Communications (UC) System

asterisk-trainingEven with the high value that a Unified Communications (UC) system delivers to businesses of all sizes, there are some factors that could prevent you from getting the most from your phone system. Fortunately, one of the more common challenges companies run into during a UC deployment is also one of the easiest to overcome: a slow adoption rate. After implementation, you may notice that employees are not using all of the available UC features. In large part it’s because they simply do not know how to use the tools.

In a recent Softchoice survey of 750 end-user employees and 250 IT … Continued

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 helped support … Continued