Category Archive: FusionPBX

Jul 13 2013

Asterisk on a Raspberry Pi – which distribution is best?

Portions of this article were UPDATED July 20, 2016, mostly to include information about Raspivo. To the best of our knowledge there are five projects that will allow you to run a PBX on a Raspberry Pi. They are: Asterisk for Raspberry Pi a.k.a. RasPBX Raspivo – Xivo on Raspberry Pi (site is in French, …

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Oct 25 2012

Yes, you can run FusionPBX and FreeSWITCH on a Raspberry Pi

By now most technically inclined folks have heard of the Raspberry Pi, the small $35 computer that can do big things. If you are going to buy one, just make sure you get one of the newer models with 512 MB of memory, rather than an older model with only 256 MB. But, you may …

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Oct 18 2012

Using YATE to overcome Google Voice issues in FreeSWITCH and Asterisk

If you have been less than thrilled with the Google Voice support in another software PBX, such as Asterisk or FreeSWITCH, you could try using YATE as a Google Voice Gateway.  It can be installed on either a separate server, or on the same server as your FreeSWITCH or Asterisk installation, however if you are …

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Jun 28 2011

Using a dynamic DNS (DDNS) to solve the problem of keeping a firewall open to remote users at changeable IP addresses

(Updated July 1, 2011 to include rudimentary test for string returned that doesn’t contain an actual IP address) One problem faced by Asterisk users (and probably also users of other software PBX’s) is that you want to secure your system by not opening ports up to the entire Internet, but if you have remote users …

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Feb 24 2011

Link: Monit: Disk space monitoring

This article was originally posted in February, 2011 and may be out of date. You may also wish to read Link: How to Install and Setup Monit (Linux Process and Services Monitoring) Program. Here’s an article that will be helpful to may of you who are running PBX servers under CentOS, especially (but not limited …

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