"Asterisk has been a disruptive force in the telco world since
at least its 1.0 release.
"And now with version 1.4, the first major release of the open
source VoIP (define) IP-PBX in almost a year, as well as a looming
hardware appliance, Asterisk and its corporate sponsor Digium are
hoping to disrupt the telco world ever further.
"'There have been so many great developments in this version of
Asterisk, it is impossible to cite just one,' Kevin Fleming, senior
software engineer at Digium and co-maintainer of Asterisk, told