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Asterisk Server

Post by manwerjalil »

Anybody having knowledge about Asterisk Server and what is basic requirements for the enclosed.

any additional card need to be attached?


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hi

Asterisk is the world's leading open source PBXi, telephony engine, and telephony applications toolkit. Offering flexibility unheard of in the world of proprietary communications, Asterisk empowers developers and integrators to create advanced communication solutions...for free....

the requirement is Linux Operating system and at least good command in linux rest u get the whole information from this site might it helps you alot.

http://www.asterisk.org/

soon i am going to start working in asterisk so keep in touch with me.toghether share knowledge we can help and solve our issue through this site
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Post by syedbilalmasaud »

Asterisk Requirments are very low depends on how much your concurrent calls
I am running asterisk from last 16months , which is handling always 50 - 85 concurrent calls and having 550 users

so my hardware is

200 GB harddisk SCSI
1 ghz Xeon
512 MB RAM
Debian GNU Linux

this hardware requirement is more than enough for more 500 users as per my current hardware configuration.

any thing more you want to know please do let me know


:)
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Syed Bilal Masaud
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Best book On Voip

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where is the best book for Voip for absolute Beginners any name any link??
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Post by manwerjalil »

Thanks for helping about asterisk server but there one more thing i would love to know.

Do i need any extra card for this except LAN?


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Dear manwerjalil,
Salam,

Its depends upon your requirement. If you want to use Asterisk as Real Time then you can use two NIC's which have total different network one can only have access to Database Server another one will be listening for SIP/IAX2 calls.

I would prefer you to have a look into below site. It will help you with all available OpenSource and Commercial VoIP Solutions.

FYI, http://www.voip-info.org

Best Regards.
Farrukh Ahmed
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why we need (FXO, FXS) card for asterisk server.

is that neccessary?
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Post by manwerjalil »

why we need (FXO, FXS) card for asterisk server.

is that neccessary?
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do you intend to plug a phone line into your asterisk box?
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Dear manwerjalil,
Salam,
manwerjalil wrote:why we need (FXO, FXS) card for asterisk server.

is that neccessary?
Answer what lambda asked you.
lambda wrote:do you intend to plug a phone line into your asterisk box?
If your answer is yes then you need it other wise you do not need it.

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Farrukh Ahmed
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