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Asterisk Call Detail Records (CDR) and MySQL

How to to setup Call Detail Records (CDR) within Asterisk to log to a MySQL database using unixODBC drivers under FreeBSD and adaptive [...]

Asterisk Tutorial Part 4 - inbound and outbound calls

The fourth part of our series looking at setting up the open source IP PBX Asterisk looks at giving our PBX inbound and outbound call [...]

Getting started with Asterisk, part 3: Localisation & Indications Configuration

Third installment of our series looking at the Asterisk IP PBX, which we are setting up on FreeBSD. Explaining how to edit [...]

Intel X520-DA2 10GbE Network Cards

The Intel X520-DA2 dual port 10GbE network card is a cheap 10GbE network card than can be sourced for around £50 which we've [...]

Reconditioned Servers - HP DL160 G6

Refurbished servers that can be picked up cheap (less than £200 from ebay) ideal for virtualisation projects such as XCP-NG, [...]

Getting Started with Asterisk - Adding VoiceMail functionality

Continuing on from the first video on Getting Started with Asterisk and building your own PBX on FreeBSD, I look at how to add [...]

How to install Asterisk PBX on FreeBSD

First in a series of videos taking a look at Asterisk. I take a look at how to install the Asterisk open source communications [...]

How to enable UTF8 on freebsd

Unfortunately out of the box FreeBSD doesn't have UTF-8 enabled, however it is easy enough to set up UTF-8 and the correct locale [...]

FreeBSD Tips - doas sudo alternative

If you're not familiar with "doas" for FreeBSD this video will show you how to install and configure, it's very quick [...]