David Duffett

Blog Author

About the Author

David works with the Worldwide Asterisk Community for Digium, and is an Asterisk enthusiast in addition to being a Chartered Engineer, globally experienced trainer and public speaker. His experience includes Air Traffic Control communications, Wireless Local Loop, Mobile Networks, Computer Telephony, Voice over IP and Asterisk specifically. In addition to many web articles, David's publications include Asterisk 1.4: The Professional's Guide (Packt, co-author) and the contribution of a chapter (on Internationalisation) to Asterisk: The Definitive Guide (O'Reilly). David is editorially responsible for AstriCon (THE annual global Asterisk event) where he also introduced the 'Fastest Dude to the Dialtone' contest some years ago. He is a frequent speaker at AsterConference Asia (David has also MC'd at this event), IT Expo (East and West) and a number of corporate events. He has also spoken at numerous other conferences - VoIP Developer, Speech World, CT Expo and UC Expo to name a few.

Crazy (Asterisk) Road Trip!

By David Duffett

Have you ever had the opportunity to combine something you have always wanted to do with something you already love? Mark Spencer’s Great Idea I am very privileged to be

Thought leaders already submitting talks for AstriCon!

By David Duffett

We’re already working on AstriCon with the goal of making it yet another amazing Asterisk Community event, and – as you know – the biggest part of that is attracting

Asterisk World 2018: An Amazing Resource of Asterisk Enthusiasts

By David Duffett

        I was chatting with long-time Asterisk Community member Nir Simionovich recently, asking some questions about a PHP AGI (and AMI) solution I was working on, and

Bye-bye AstriCon – Hello Asterisk World

By David Duffett

Join Us at Asterisk World 2017 Ft. Lauderdale, February 14-16 It was only last month we all enjoyed a wonderful AstriCon in Orlando, FL. The feedback about the event was

So much OPEN SOURCE LOVE at AstriCon!

By David Duffett

With less than a week to go, everyone is getting very excited for another AstriCon, and the team at Digium has gone into over-drive to ensure that another top class