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External Media: A new way to get media in and out of Asterisk

By George Joseph

At recent AstriDevCon meetings, we discussed the possibility of allowing an ARI application to capture or inject media into calls it controlled.  With the release of Asterisk 16.6, that capability

pjproject-2.9 Qualified For Use With Asterisk

By George Joseph

We’re pleased to say that we’ve qualified pjproject 2.9 with Asterisk and that the recent 13.28 and 16.5 Asterisk releases have the bundled pjproject updated to the new version.  All

Continuous Integration Update

By George Joseph

Back in December in my The Continuing Saga of Continuous Integration blog post I wrote about how we reduced the Testsuite’s “27” layers of file system access down to 3

Did you know you can use “@” variables in pjsip.conf?

By George Joseph

You probably already know that you can use the “set_var” parameter on pjsip endpoints to add variables to a channel using that endpoint but did you know you can set

R.I.P. Media Index Cache!

By George Joseph

If you’ve been concerned about slow Asterisk startup times or excessive memory utilization, we’ve got some good news for you.  We’ve eliminated the media index cache that gets built when

The Continuing Saga of Continuous Integration

By George Joseph

or… “Watch This Space” If you’re an Asterisk contributor you’ve probably noticed that we’d been having issues with large numbers of Jenkins test failures during the “gate” phase of the

pjproject-2.8 Qualified For Use With Asterisk

By George Joseph

With the release of Asterisk versions 13.24.0-rc1, 15.7.0-rc1 and 16.1.0-rc1, we’re pleased to say that pjproject-2.8 has been qualified for use with Asterisk. In these release candidates, we’ve upgraded the

Enrich Your Conference App with Asterisk Enhanced Messaging – Part 2

By George Joseph

In “Enrich Your Conference App with Asterisk Enhanced Messaging – Part 1” I demonstrated how you could include chat or other messaging features in your conference app.  In Part 2,

Enrich Your Conference App with Asterisk Enhanced Messaging – Part 1

By George Joseph

At last year’s AstriDevcon, we showed a video conference demonstration application called CyberMegaPhone.  It was a very simple app but it showed how a web developer could create a video

Enhanced Messaging in Asterisk 13 and 15

By George Joseph

The next releases of Asterisk 13 and 15 extend MESSAGE support in chan_pjsip and add it to conference bridges.  While Asterisk has supported the SIP MESSAGE method in both chan_sip