Inside the Asterisk

Category: Business Communications

Choosing between On-Premise and Cloud? Here’s How.

By Laura Jane Crocker

The debate around which phone system method reigns supreme has been building for years. Most modern vendors will offer either a hosted or on-premise offering, which can limit their perspective [...]

The End of Voicemail?

By Jim Machi

The concept of the end of voicemail is not new and has been around for years. I read a blog recently about “the millennials” killing all kinds of stuff, including [...]

So…about yesterday…

By Jim Machi

Yesterday, I wrote a blog called “Is it Possible to Outgrow an Open Source PBX?”. The blog was misconstrued with regards to how I stated the premise of situations that [...]

Is it Possible to Outgrow an Open Source PBX?

By Jim Machi

An update to this blog post can be found here or at the bottom of this page. Many small businesses have started with an open source PBX like FreePBX or [...]

Why Getting Trained on What’s in your Data Center is Worthwhile

By Jim Machi

You just got a new communications product that’s either physically in your data center or in a data center someplace else servicing your business. You’re thinking – I just bought [...]