[Trilug-announce] Re: DARK! Re: [TriLUG] Reminder: Meeting TONIGHT
- Voice over IP
rvestal at trilug.org
Thu Jan 8 17:35:48 EST 2004
It appears that power is coming back on around campus. 5:35pm...We should be
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jon Carnes" <jonc at nc.rr.com>
To: "Triangle Linux Users Group discussion list" <trilug at trilug.org>
Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2004 5:07 PM
Subject: Re: DARK! Re: [TriLUG] Reminder: Meeting TONIGHT - Voice over IP
> For those of you turned away by the Darkness (and that may be all of
> us...), here are a few links that you might have found interesting:
> Asterisk is an Open Source PBX that is developed on Linux and runs on an
> ordinary PC. It's totally GPL'ed and it does VoIP right out of the box -
> no need to add anything.
> Asterisk is developed and maintained (and supported) by some great folks
> at Digium
> The Asterisk PBX does a lot more than VoIP. It also has built-in
> Voicemail and the ability to handle standard analog phones as well as a
> variety of standard PBX components. It comes with programmable
> AutoAttendent, ACD, call groups, programmable call flow, a web-portal
> for accessing Voicemail and phone features, etc...
> There is also a very well organized user community that supports
> Asterisk. The wiki for the group is here:
> I also want to thank FeatureTel for sponsoring tonights Pizza
> FeatureTel provides businesses with phone service using a Hybrid version
> of VoIP called Hosted Telephony, in which the customers talk to
> FeaturTel's switches using VoIP transmitted over a private data line
> (that is also used for intenet access). FeatureTel's switches are then
> connected directly to the Publicly Switched Telephone Network.
> Dress warm tonight!
> Jon Carnes
> On Thu, 2004-01-08 at 16:32, Chris Knowles wrote:
> > OOoops.
> > Turns out there's a power outage at RTI tonight. The scheduled uptime
> > is right around the start of the meeting, but <shrug>...
> > So, we (the SC and the speaker) are going to show up there and see
> > what's going on. If you don't want to risk driving a long way to see a
> > dark building, don't come. If you have a bit of adventure in your soul,
> > and want to run the risk of eating pizza in the parking lot...
> > CJK
> > On Thu, 2004-01-08 at 15:17, Mike Johnson wrote:
> > > Remember folks, meeting tonight!
> > >
> > > Here's the announcement again:
> > > The January meeting of the Triangle Linux Users Group (TriLUG) will be
> > > Thursday, January 8, 2004 at 7:00pm in Dreyfus Auditorium at RTI.
> > > Our topic for the January meeting will be Using Voice Over IP with
> > > presented by TriLUG member Jon Carnes.
> > >
> > > Directions:
> > > http://www.trilug.org/dreyfus_directions.php
> > >
> > > See y'all then!
> > >
> > > Mike
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