AstriCon Schedule

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Sessions are subject to change.

Asterisk 123

The Asterisk 123 Seminar is intended to provide a well rounded and informative introduction to the Asterisk Project. All are Welcome! Whether you are managing a team deploying an Asterisk implementation, evaluating potential replacements for a legacy telephony solution that's on its last leg, or simply new to Asterisk excited to learn what Asterisk is capable of, then this talk has something to offer you. This all-day seminar is broken into multiple sessions, beginning with background information such as the history of Asterisk, followed by methods of installing Asterisk and examples of fundamental configuration for call flow and features such as Voicemail and IVR. Lecture will immediately be followed by a Question and Answer Session.
Speaker: Billy Chia
Room: Grand Ballroom I - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 9:00 a.m. - 4:55 p.m.
Track: Asterisk 123

Gateway Application - xCALLY

By using the Digium Gateway API, Xenialab had full integration between our Asterisk Contact Center solution, and the E1/T1 Digium media gateway. This session outlines our use of Digium VoIP Gateways and the Gateway API with the xCALLY call center solution.
Speaker: Diego Gosmar
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 9:00 a.m. - 9:35 a.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Digium Phones with Asterisk

Digium IP Phones are the only phones specifically designed to work with Asterisk and Asterisk-based phones systems. Come and learn about the unique custom integration options that are available with Digium phones that no other phones allow.
Speaker: Malcolm Davenport
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 1:45 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Custom Apps on Digium Phones

The Digium IP Phone App Engine allows native apps to run directly on the phone. Through an intuitive JavaScript-based API custom integrations with Digium phones allow unique phone apps to be built that are simply unavailable on XML-based IP endpoints. Join this session to learn what can be done with the Digium IP Phone API and some of the technical details surrounding it.
Speaker: Shaun Ruffell
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 2:20 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Fastest Dudes to the Dial Tone

Compete with a friend for a chance to each win an iPad! This collaborative contest times you to see how quickly you and a friend can set up a trunk between two Asterisk servers and route a call from one Digium IP Phone to another over the trunk. You can choose between using Elastix, FreeBPX or vanilla Asterisk. The fastest dudes or dudettes win! Located in the Expo Hall at Booth TBA.
Room: Expo Hall at Booth TBA
Time: Tues, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. & Wed, 4:05 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Switchvox Cloud Powered by Digium Cloud Services

Digium is at the forefront of the Cloud revolution in the industry. This year, Digium has launched rounded out its Switchvox Anywhere strategy with Switchvox Cloud The robust power and extensive feature set of Switchvox is now available in a hosted environment as well as on premise to give customers and partners a solution for every situation. Come learn about the power of Switchvox Cloud and how it can help your organization.
Speaker: Brian Ferguson
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 10:05 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Switchvox API

For years developers have been using the robust Switchvox API to build tight integrations with Switchvox and 3rd party software and web services. Join us and learn from one of the top Digium Partners to hear about how they have used the Switchvox API solve customer problems and build a unique revenue stream.
Speaker: Jim Watt
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 9:35 a.m. - 10:05 a.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Wrapping Services Around Switchvox

With its unique architecture and seamless integration into existing networks has Switchvox to not only be a substantial revenue driver for Digium Partners, but has provided a great platform for those partners to wrap other products and services around to be successful. Come learn ways to wrap services around Digium products from a top Digium Partner and take your business to the next level.
Speaker: David Johnson
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Why Partner with Digium?

As a Digium Authorized Channel Partner, you can sell the full line of Digium’s award-winning Switchvox Unified Communications systems, or a complete solution built on Asterisk, the world’s most popular open source communications engine. Digium has the field-proven solutions you need to win more business.
Speaker: Jim Butler
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 11:30 a.m. - 12:05 a.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

FreePBX Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

FreePBX has been the single most influential project within the Asterisk eco system with an install base of end users counted in the millions. This session will start with the past 8 year history that's resulted in the worlds predominant open source PBX system. It will then discuss the 12 month future plans of FreePBX, what we'll be doing to help the adoption of Asterisk 12 and the exciting WebRTC standard that is sweeping our industry.
Speakers: The FreePBX Team
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions

Elastix & Asterisk, a successful combination

A brief introduction of Elastix, key details on the project, and its integration with Asterisk, leading to a powerful tool for adding functionalities through services, on top of the traditional PBX utilities. Also, a sneak peek of new Elastix features.
Speaker: Juan Pablo Bustos
Room: Grand Ballroom II - Second Floor
Time: Tues, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Track: Digium Commercial Sessions