CounterPath Introduces Bria for Asterisk
Jan 26, 2010, 06:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeff Goldman)
"CounterPath and Digium recently launched Bria for Asterisk, a
co-branded VoIP softphone solution that's pre-integrated with the
open source Asterisk platform.
"Todd Carothers, vice president of product management at
CounterPath, says the idea was to start by simply bringing the Bria
Professional enterprise-grade softphone to Asterisk in as
straightforward a manner as possible. "We've done interoperability
testing against the Asterisk platform, particularly from a Digium
perspective—and we have IM, video and presence available for
the solution," he says.
"For CounterPath, Carothers says, this is an excellent
opportunity to work with the large and diverse Asterisk community.
"They're still very uniquely positioned in the market, where they
bring that diversity… so we can bridge our feature-rich
product that we have today to other areas of the market that we
don't reach with vertically integrated types of solutions," he