Coming Soon: ITEXPO

From February 11th through 15th, 2020, Open Source World (or open source summit?) will be colocated at ITEXPO 2020 in beautiful Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This year, I will be speaking the gospel of Kamailio with a presentation entitled, “Using Kamailio to Secure Your Communications” (currently scheduled for February 13th at 3pm). What previously had been… Continue reading Coming Soon: ITEXPO

Go vs Node

What is a non-programmer to do when choosing a language for an API?

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Astricon 2019 Thoughts

AstriDevCon 2019

TL;DR A few weeks ago, I had some strong concerns over Sangoma’s stewardship of Asterisk and FreePBX. Since that post, Astricon showed that Sangoma definitely appreciates the open source VoIP community and I’m optimistic for the future. I, along with 300+ others, attended Astricon 2019 during the last week of October in Atlanta, Georgia. This… Continue reading Astricon 2019 Thoughts

Fred and Dan on ClueCon Weekly

A special spooky episode of ClueCon Weekly with guests Fred Posner and Dan Jenkins! When Open Source is under attack gasp.

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Kamailio on FLOSS Weekly

Kamailio

Did you catch Fred Posner on FLOSS Weekly discussing Kamailio? FLOSS all about Free Libre Open Source Software. Hosted by Randal Schwartz and his rotating panel of co-hosts every Wednesday as they talk with the most interesting and important people in the Open Source and Free Software community. Fred was honored to discuss Kamailio with… Continue reading Kamailio on FLOSS Weekly

Kindness and Weakness

Don’t mistake my kindness for weakness. I am kind to everyone, but when someone is unkind to me, weak is not what you are going to remember about me. Al Capone

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Sangoma Doesn’t Get Open Source

So, earlier today (2019-09-24), Sangoma tweeted the following: If you don’t know, just over a year ago, Sangoma acquired Digium, the creators of Asterisk (which Sangoma called “the most widely used open source communication software in the world”). Sangoma is also the owner of FreePBX, “the most widely deployed open source PBX platform in use… Continue reading Sangoma Doesn’t Get Open Source

Automation: Quality In / Quality Out

Fred on the Brooklyn Bridge

The high cost of poor automation? Recently, an automated call from my utility department served as a great example of automation gone wrong.

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Meet the new boss

New boss in the kitchen

She runs a tight kitchen for sure.

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Asterisk World at ITExpo

Fred and Yeni in Berlin

At the end of January, it is my honor to attend Asterisk World at ITExpo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This year, I will be presenting about integrating Kamailio with Asterisk.

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