Open source telephony new star at TV producer
Jun 30, 2008, 16:45 (0 Talkback[s])
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""The previous system being proprietary gave us no
scope to do anything other than what Samsung provided us so there
was a distinct limitation," Fear said. "One of the biggest
advantages of Asterisk is we can customize it to our needs with
scripting on the server or by rethinking how you use the system.
Take the integration of faxes, for example. You can do this with
any PABX, but you need to bolt on another server. With Asterisk we
can use 10 in-dial lines to deliver faxes electronically. That
saved us about 30K by using Hylafax as our fax server."