Around the Digium office, everyone gets excited this time of year, because it’s like New Year’s Eve for Asterisk. In just a little over a week, we will be gathering
AsteriskNOW 1.7.1 has been released with a new module for FreePBX that allows installation of Digium add-on software from within the web-based interface. Now there’s no command-line work to be done to get Digium’s G729 codec, Fax for Asterisk, HPEC, or Skype for Asterisk. We’ve also made some changes to make AsteriskNOW even friendlier for newcomers to the Asterisk community.
Together with the DAHDI configuration module that began shipping with 1.7.0, these modules make Asterisk administration even easier. Download AsteriskNOW today, and burn it to a CD or start it in a virtual machine. In minutes you can turn your computer into your next phone system!
My friend Shawn Ross has a great writeup on his blog about creating a mashup between Switchvox with AccessACS, a program his church is using for ChMS/Church Database integration. It’s