Run Your Windows Apps Smoothly in Linux As Well

Run Your Windows Apps Smoothly in Linux As Well

Any software application written in specific codes to run on Windows platform can also run in Linux, but for this, user needs to follow certain alternatives. So, you can continue with Linux and don’t think twice about switching from it. Below mentioned are certain ways in which one can run windows apps in Linux. Enabling Compatibility through Open Source Options This is the most viable alternative for running windows apps […]

Opensips Asterisk integration

A growing system…..currently at about 300 call center staff, running about 2500 calls per hour. Gearing up to double that. You are unsure about that a single server will support that growth. You trying to come up with ways to scale the system and still maintain a simplistic design. So you’d like to bounce some ideas around. This is why you reading this post I guess 🙂 So let’s see […]

The first VoIP DNSBL

Few months ago we started working on a DNS based VoIP blocklist. At the moment we testing it on our own cloud system with 3 different blacklist schemas. 1. IP address blacklist with attackers IP addresses (brute force, sipvicious attacks,etc) 2. Callerid blacklist with phone numbers (telemarketers, dialers, SPIT, etc) 3. IP address ranges for non payers Here is how the VoIP DNSBL work: A SIP server that wants to […]

Useful Linux commands

Useful Linux commands

Even though there are many websites hawking similar content, with varying degree of clarity and quality, I want to offer a short, easy-to-use guide to some of the most common yet highly useful commands that could help make your Linux experience more joyful. Now that you have read some of my installation guides, you have probably setup your system and configured the basic settings. However, I’m positive that some of you […]

How to install Asterisk on Debian

How to install Asterisk on Debian

Asterisk is a free and open source framework for building communications applications. Asterisk turns an ordinary computer into a communications server. Asterisk powers IP PBX systems, VoIP gateways, conference servers and is used by small businesses, large businesses, call centers, carriers and governments worldwide. Today we will install Asterisk on Debian. All required packages will be installed via apt, but Asterisk will be installed from source. Let’s see how to […]

Introduction to Voice over IP

I’m sure that most of you are already know Eli The Computer Guy . Be sure that you also check CBT Nuggets regarding Eli. Eli explains several things in a very unique way, I’m sure that all of you will love his video 🙂

A barrier to entry into the open source world of VoIP

A barrier to entry into the open source world of VoIP

Many of the companies we have spoken with and consulted for over the last 3 years have explained that lack of professional support is a barrier to entry into the open source world of VoIP. Lets’s talk about it!   Pros of open source There are a number of advantages to using open source technology including; Price – open source technology is nearly always free to use therefore can help […]